A need to know traffic advisory

If your daily travel patterns or business require using I-10 at Bonnet Carre Spillway between 8 pm to 5 am lanes will be closed nightly from Monday night, October 3, through Friday morning, October 7.

Nearing the end of Hurricane Season 2011

Ophelia a strong Category 3 Huricane shows a very distinct eye wall visible as the Hurricane moves North. In October we are near the end of Hurricane Season 2011, still there are favored late season areas to watch.

Former Acadiana High Teacher Sentenced To 27 Years In Prison

Stephen Mckay Hurst was allegedly allowing students to have sex in his apartment and sometimes video taping them. Hurst pleaded guilty to that crime in February.

Chemical Spill Creates Nightmare For Drivers

The location of the incident was on I-10 East near Jennings. The crash happened when a car rear ended a big rig. The nitric acid the truck was carrying spilled out into the roadway.

GOP Star Stops In Louisiana To Raise Money For Republican Party

New Jersey's governor, Chris Christie, joined Bobby Jindal for a rally at the Baton Rouge Airport. After the rally, the pair headed to a private fundraising dinner where tickets were $10,000 to $100,000 a pop.

New Book Out About Boxing In Louisiana

The rise and fall of high school and college boxing throughout the state of Louisiana is the subject of a new book.

Louisiana Priest Dies

The Louisiana priest who eulogized President John F Kennedy died. Archbishop Philip Hannan of New Orleans died in his sleep just after 3:00am yesterday morning. Hannan was 98 years old.

FOX MOVES IN WITH “NEW GIRL” FOR A FULL-SEASON PICKUP

FOX has ordered an additional 11 episodes of the hit comedy NEW GIRL, bringing the series to a 24-episode season order, it was announced today by Kevin Reilly, President of Entertainment, Fox Broadcasting Company.

Lafayette Woman Found Murdered In Her Home

Deputies were called to a home on Lamas Circle a little after 1:00am yesterday morning. That is where they found a 46 year old woman dead.

Ragin Cajuns Get Pumped Up!

Riding on a three game winning streak, the Ragin Cajuns are rocking and rolling in more ways than one! Coach Hudspeth and the team said, "the juice machine," is their secret weapon.