State Police and Blue Cross teamed up for National Drug Take Back Day

Saturday Red Stick residents trickled into State Police Troop A to drop off unused prescription drugs. Police Officers said that these unused drugs are an easy way for juveniles to get high.

The NFL draft goes on as scheduled

If you have not already heard, the Saints are picking up Alabama's Mark Ingram. After the news of a new running back joining the squad, Reggie Bush tweeted!

OLOL's Children's Hospital gets the Gold Bear Award

The area's only pediatric ER is recognized for excellence in care. Our Lady of the Lake's Children's Hospital is the first in the state to receive the Gold Bear Award.

New Orleans Hornets make big donation to BRCC

The Hornets season may have endend Thursday night but Friday the organization made a big contribution.

Death toll continues to climb due tornados

The wicked weather produced over 150 deadly tornados. The death toll from Wednesday's deadly twister outbreak now stands at close to 300.

Natural gas well spews out of control

UPDATED -- Crews were able to stop the busted gas well from leaking Thursday evening. As of now it still has not been capped.

Couple is booked into Iberia Parish Jail

Investigators said they arrested Hamilton Green and his wife Jaqcueline after finding cocaine, marijuana, and 21 dogs at their home on Joseph Earl Drive.

Festival International runs now through Sunday

UPDATED -- Festival International rocked the streets of downtown Lafayette last night. This year's great music lineup is predicted to bring in more than 350,000 people over the next few days.

Jazz Fest is this weekend!

The massive outdoor concert starts today. Crews spent the whole day yesterday setting up 12 stages. Hundreds of food vendors were busy setting up their areas too.

Bad news for Bon Jovi fans

Guitarist Richie Sambora has entered himself into a rehab facility to deal with alcohol issues and exhaustion. So it looks like he will not be at the Jazz Fest.