Chrysler recalls 895,000 SUVs for fire risk

Chrysler is recalling 895,000 SUVs for fire risk. The problem: the lights in the vanity mirrors.

Good Times with Herman Fuselier

Overcoming cancer is the theme of an original play. Enjoy jazz at the blue dog. Julie williams releases a new cd. these are the good times this weekend. 

Estranged wife had protective order for Texas man who police say killed 6

The estranged wife of Ron Lee Haskell had taken out a protective order against him, well before police say he sought her out and, after failing to find her, killed four children and two adults.

Two men dead after fiery crash on I-10 last night

Two men are dead after a huge head-on collision between two 18-wheelers on I-10 last night.  Around 6 pm an 18-wheeler traveling west on I-10 crossed the median and hit another 18-wheeler going east on I-10 head-on near the Estherwood-Iota

UL needs people in the community to help out in new football commercial

UL is going to shoot a football commercial and needs your help.  They are looking for anyone and everyone in the community to be an extra in the commercial promoting UL's football season that starts late next month.  They need peo

Better Block to take over 1100 block of Cameron Street

New areas of Lafayette continue to be developed all around the city, but some Lafayette residents are looking to bring life back to some areas that once were the hot spot of this community years ago.

Vermilion takes steps to combat trash problems

With new projects seeming to pop-up all around Lafayette road-ways, finally the water-ways are getting some attention too.

Free Slurpees! 7-Eleven celebrates 7/11

7-Eleven is celebrating its namesake corporate holiday on July 11, otherwise known as 7/11, with a raft of free food.

Forgotten vials of smallpox virus found

You never know what you're going to find in an unused storage room. Employees at the National Institutes of Health, for example, recently discovered some old vials of variola.

Authorities: Man kills his 4 children and 2 adults in Texas shooting

A man shot and killed his four children and the two adults who were looking after them, Texas authorities said late Wednesday. A seventh person, a 15-year-old girl, was critically wounded and taken to a local hospital.