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.

Gas theft is up

With gas more than a dollar higher than this time last year, pump and run thefts have skyrocketed! In 2009, an estimated 90 million dollars worth of gas was stolen and that figure is way up!

Investigators need help finding suspect

UPDATED -- Lafayette police said this man who goes by Van Beck turned himself in.

Lafayette police need your help

Shawn Cody Richard, 39, robbed a pharmacy on Kaliste Saloom Road.

Academic programs to be cut at Louisiana's public colleges

More than 100 academic programs will be cut at Louisiana's public colleges. The Board of Regents said that is because those programs do not have enough graduates.

State of the Air report is in for Acadiana

The American Lung Association's State of the Air report is in and the grades are not good for Acadiana. Lafayette Parish scored a "D" based on yearly ozone levels.

St. Martin Parish Sheriff's deputies need help to finding two men

Troy Boudreaux, 47, is wanted for stealing liquor from Dave's Texaco in St. Martinville. Beau Bienvenu, 29, is wanted for violating his probation and criminal neglect of his family.

Battle over the budget heats up

Tuesday morning, Governor Jindal summarized his proposals on how to fill a $1.6 billion dollar budget gap without having to raise taxes. Jindal said the money will not come at the expense of higher education.