Scholarships announced for St. Martin Parish schools

ST. MARTINVILLE, La. -- Three $1000.00 scholarships will be awarded to students in St. Martin Parish this year, courtesy of Sheriff Ronald J. Theriot.  

Big drug bust in Lafayette

A big drug bust took place in Lafayette. It was at an apartment on Belle Fontaine. Police officers said they found a large amount of marijuana growing in a bedroom.

Lafayette man jailed for stabbing at a local casino

A Lafayette man is in jail. He is accused of a violent attack at the Cash Magic Casino in Breaux Bridge. It happened Monday night. Police say 48 year old Michael Davis stabbed someone at the casino.

A new push to save the states wetlands

There is a new push to save the states wetlands and leaders from all across the shore are getting involved. It is called the Blue Ribbon Resilient Communities Project.

Professional boxing returns to Lafayette

Promoter and former boxing champ, Chad Broussard announced the lineup of a live event Tuesday. Get ready for the return of Jarred, "The Lethal Weapon" Leblanc in his first bout in over a year.

The Ragin Cajuns are on top!

It is good to be a fan of Ragin Cajun athletics these days. The UL basketball team has won seven straight and the softball team has won their first five games of the year.

Three suspects booked into the Iberia Parish Jail

Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on February 11, 2011 at approximately 4:00 pm, deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff' s Office directed patrol to arrest three suspects, Taylor Delhaoussaye,19, and two other suspects both, 17, for ill

Suspect in custody for stealing assault rifles

Opelousas police say they have tracked down the person who broke into St. Landry Lumber and stole some assault rifles. Police say John Buff could be facing federal firearm charges for this crime.

Louisiana's longest married couple honored

What better day to recognize Louisiana's longest married couple than Valentine's Day.

Church vandalized on Plum Street

UPDATED -- Lafayette police say they are hot on the trail of the suspects who vandalised St. James Baptist Church over the weekend. Detectives believe whoever is behind this is driving a white SUV.