Rayne's plea for help rejected

There is still no word on if Rayne will get any federal money for their tornado damage. The city's plea for disaster aid was rejected. Eighty percent of the homes that were destroyed were uninsured.

Accident on I-10 sends three people to the hospital

A crash on I-10 near mile marker one hundred sent three people to the hospital including a Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Deputy

It is crunch time over at the State Capital

The Special Session ends today. Still there is no plan in place for new congressional lines yet. 

Roemer continues campaign for president

Former Louisiana Governor Buddy Roemer continues his campaign for the presidency this week. He is on the East Coast and taking on New Hampshire next!

Joseph Cao gets back on the campaign trail

Former Louisiana Congressman Joseph Cao said he is going to run for attorney general. He is challenging current Attorney General, Buddy Caldwell, who said he will run for re-election.

High gas prices have some using their car less

UPDATED -- This week  the new national average for unleaded is $3.77 a gallon!!! That is $0.22 cents more than just a month ago!

St. Landry Parish deputies need help finding someone connected to a murder

Deputies said Kevin Sam is wanted in connection with Corneil Landry's murder. The murder happened back on March 27th in Sunset. Deputies said Sam is hiding somewhere in Lafayette Parish.

Phase 1 of Artificial Reef Complete

The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries has successfully completed the first phase of the conversion of the old Twin Spans into artificial reef habitat.

Carencro man turns himself in

A 42 year old man from Carencro is locked up tonight on a list of sex charges. The Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office said Jospeh Boxie is behind bars on aggravated incest and molestation of a juvenile charges.

St. Martin Parish deputies need your help

Deputies are looking for a man they said stole guns from a house boat. Frank Meche, 34, has a warrant out for his arrest.