Fireworks on the fourth

July 4th weekend is here and that means it's time to buy fireworks once again.

Candidates for local governmnet commission drops to 33

The pool of candidates for a commission to reshape local government is down to 33 members. Eight applicants either withdrew their name or were disqualified.

Fundraiser Saturday to help victims of drunk driver

A benefit soccer game is scheduled for Saturday in New Orleans to help support the Murphy family from Lafayette. A few weeks ago Nicole Murphy was killed after being hit by a drunk driver in South Africa.

Saints D-line coach scammed Texans for nearly 90K

The New Orleans Saints assistant defensive line coach pleaded guilty to federal conspiracy charges. Travis Jones scammed more than 40 people in Texas of around $86,000.

Unsolved homicide gets new lead

Billboards showing Tim Fowlgoo's picture have popped up along roads across Acadiana for months hoping the $10,000 incentive will help with the crime.

Breaux Bridge man threatens state rep

A Breaux Bridge man is accused of threatening State Representative Bobby Badon. Police say John Snelling accused Badon of sleeping with his girlfriend and demanded $20 thousand from him.

Gueydan Fire Chief arrested

Lafayette - The Gueydan Fire Chief was arrested yesterday after a sting operation. 43 year-old Lindsey Leblanc was caught having sexually explicit conversations with someone posing as an underage female.

Police: Needing your help to catch credit card thief

On June 25, 2010, the Lafayette Police Department took a report of a residential burglary in the 200 block of Richland Avenue.

Oil spot threatens Grand Isle

FOX News discovered an oil slick lingering in the Gulf that is posing a threat to Grand Isle. The slick is more than 30 miles long.

Miss Louisiana crowned over weekend

A new Miss Louisiana has been crowned. UL-Monroe student Kelsi Crain won the title this weekend in Monroe. The 19-year-old is a pre-physical therapy major.