How to tell if you're wearing the right sunglasses

Along with our skin, we have to protect our eyes from the sun's rays. Not protecting your eyes properly now raises the risk for eye diseases or cancer, years down the road.

Maine woman recieves 83-year-old letter in mail

A long-lost letter is finally delivered to an address in Maine-- 83 years later. Talk about getting lost in the mail!

Eunice man dies after Iberia Parish crash

Darrel Toepfer, 54, from Eunice, LA, died at 1:20 Friday morning at a Lafayette hospital from injuries he sustained in a crash in New Iberia on Thursday, July 3, 2014. 

BUSTED: NOPD arrests Bourbon Street shooting suspect in Mississippi

UPDATE: Shortly after 5:20 PM on Friday July 4, 2014, the New Orleans Police Department's Violent Offender Warrant Squad and the US Marshal's Office arrested Trung "Joe" Le in Mississippi. ---

LA Senator Bill Cassidy says teen daughter pregnant, report says

The unmarried 17-year-old daughter of conservative Republican congressman and Louisiana Senate candidate Bill Cassidy is pregnant, according to a published report on Thursday.

4th of July firework safety

July fourth weekend in Acadiana could mean barbecues, a day off from work and fireworks! To celebrate independance day, fireworks displays have turned into one of the most popular U.S. traditions.

State Police urging safety on the roadways through this holiday weekend

With the Independence Day holiday falling on a Friday this year, it means a long weekend for us.  Police say long weekends means heavy traffic is likely, so they are urging everyone driving to be prepared, and have a plan.

City officials urge public to stay safe around garbage trucks, service vehicles this summer

Summer has arrived, school is out and vacation time is in full swing.  For parents it's crucial to discuss outdoor safety with children, reminding them to watch for waste trucks while maintaining a safe distance as they play.

Lafayette Police Chief asks for financial help to improve police involvement.

With the steady rise of population in Lafayette, security concerns grow along with it.

Fireworks in Acadiana

Every 4th of July means it's time for friends and family to come together, throw some food on the bar-b-q pit, and of course fireworks.