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.

Carpe Diem celebrates 3yrs in Lafayette

A local favorite in downtown Lafayette celebrated it's three year anniversary today.

Cajun Field renovation update

It's too hot to play football at this time of year. But it's not too hot to build a football stadium over at Cajun Field. We wanted to give you an update on the progress.

How can you help protect kids from vehicle-related heatstroke?

A hot topic all over the nation right now, especially in the dead heat of summer, is how can we help protect kids from vehicle-related heatstroke.  About forty children die in the US every year after being left in vehicles.  With temp

UL named most affordable university in Louisiana

For the fourth consecutive year UL has been named the most affordable four-year public university in Louisiana.  In addition to leading Louisiana as the university with the lowest average net price to attend, it is among the top ten percen

Broussard addresses water concerns

The City of Broussard has been cited for a second year in arrow by the Environmental Protection Agency for inadequate monitoring of drinking water.

Highest July 4 gas prices in 6 years

Get ready to pay more at the pump this holiday weekend.

Woman shot on Bourbon Street dies; 9 others wounded

A 21-year-old woman shot in New Orleans' French Quarter on Sunday has died, New Orleans Police Department Officer Garry Flot said Wednesday.

Leave your 'stupid hat' at home, governor warns; Arthur could be deadly

Canceled. Rescheduled. As Hurricane Arthur gyrates up the East Coast, beachfront Fourth of July celebrations are falling flat -- and that could save lives, if it keeps revelers out of the water.

Carencro Veterans Memorial breaks ground

With the 4th of July only days away, many around the Acadiana area are showing their patriotism and the City of Carencro is joining in.