Has the Roberts court placed landmark 1964 civil rights law on a hit list?

It took the assassination of a president, a ferocious legislative battle and a bloodied army of protesters filling the streets of America to get the Civil Rights Act of 1964 passed.

Heroes in all forms step up during Pennsylvania school stabbing

What do you do when terror comes to your hometown? When it walks down your school hallways and into classrooms, wielding two kitchen knives? When it leaves behind pain, suffering, chaos?

International Superstar Zucchero Performing at Vermilionville

With Festival International just a couple of week’s away music lover's get an early dose of a true international superstar this Friday night with the appearance of Zucchero.

Carencro High Scholars Recognized

This morning 15 of Carencro High School's best and brightest were recognized for their scholastic achievements and scholarship awards to UL.

Bank Robbery at Chase Bank 2500 Block of Moss Street

This morning around 10 AM in Upper Lafayette two supposedly armed suspects entered Chase Bank on Moss Street and stole an undisclosed amount of cash. The suspects swiftly left the scene heading north on the busy road.

Renovations on Lafayette's downtown library set to finish by July

The major renovation on the downtown library in Lafayette are at a mid-way point.  They started about a year ago, and although the rain and cold weather put delays on the project's exterior, the renovation is still on schedule.

Army's ban on dreadlocks, other styles seen as offensive to some African-Americans

The U.S. Army's new ban on many types of ethnic hairstyles has African-American women who wear their coifs in dreadlocks, braids and cornrows in a twist.

Head-on crash kills 2 in Iberia Parish

Troopers with Louisiana State Police investigated a two-vehicle head-on crash Tuesday night on LA Highway 182 east of LA Highway 88, which claimed the lives of two people.

20 injured in Pittsburgh-area high school stabbings, authorities say

At least 20 students were injured Wednesday morning in a stabbing incident at Franklin Regional Senior High School in the Pittsburgh area, said Dan Stevens, an emergency management agency spokesman.

SCAM ALERT: Man pretends to be Lafayette Lieutenant to con locals out of money

The Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Office is investigating a phone scam involving residents being targeted by a man identifying himself as a Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Lieutenant.