February 17th, 2019With the recent rise in women being stalked around UL's campus, self defense experts say you must prepared at all time.
News 15's Leigha McNeil spoke with one expert who has over 38 years of self defense training and a student who is familiar with being stalked on campus.
February 14th, 2019The Abbeville Police Department has been very open about their lack of officers. However locals who live near Kings Mart or what they call one of the highest areas of crimes in the city, still feel patrolls need to be increased dispite the lack of officers.
February 10th, 2019The Rapides Parish Sheriff's office has recovered the body of a Lafayette man who fell from a boat into Catahoula Lake, north of Alexandria.
Deputies say identified the man as 26-year-old Ryan Reed. At this time deputies believe Reed possibly drowned Saturday afternoon.
They searched until 7:30 last night. His body was found around...
February 9th, 2019The Krewe of Angles is unlike any other Mardi Gras krewe you have ever seen. All members do have special needs but loved ones and parents wanted to make sure their Mardi Gras experience was just like everyone else's.
February 8th, 2019Despite the freezing cold, Acadiana came together to join over 650 other churches across the country to give a special group of people a night to remember. The Night to Shine event is sponsored by the Time Tebow Foundation that aims to provide an unforgettable prom night experience for people with special needs ages 14 and...
February 7th, 2019Its been 151 years since the Opelousas Massacre, but a local historian has dusted off old documents only to find that descendants of those involved still live in the area. Check it out!
February 3rd, 2019After months of court battles and confusion Drag Queen Story Time held its very first event today at the Southside Public library. According to event organizers and supporters, Drag Queen Story Time was a success, but some protesters outside weren't as thrilled.
February 2nd, 2019Today marks the start of the Chinese Lunar New Year. Its one of the biggest celebration in the Asian community symbolizing unity, peace, and prosperity. President of the Asian Chamber of Commerce of Acadiana Peter Pham wants Asian community to become a bigger part of Acadiana's identity. For more information about the Asian Chamber of...
January 31st, 2019The Lafayette Education Foundation rolled out the red carpet for some local teachers who are molding our future leaders. Awards were handed out for top teacher at the elementary, middle, and high-school level, as well as one for most inspirational teacher. The winners are listed below.
Christy Taylor- Woodvale...