April 24th, 2017The elderly woman shot to death on Saturday in New Iberia has been identified as 80 year old Bertha Hill.
"Why would you be so angry to take vengeance like that?" wondered Troy Hill who is the victim's nephew
Hours after the shooting, a make shift memorial was placed on the front door of the Bertha's home on South...
April 23rd, 2017Vermilionville is celebrating Earth Day.
Local organizations are teaching the importance of recycling and other ways to preserve the planet Earth for years to come.
Other activities include, planting, paper making, fish rubbing and making glass cups from bottles.
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The celebration continues...
April 23rd, 2017Lafayette Police are investigating a hit and run crash that happened early this morning in Downtown Lafayette.
Public Information Officer Karl Ratcliff says a black sedan struck a female near the intersection of Jefferson and Garfield St around 2:30am before fleeing the scene.
The woman suffered moderate injuries.
April 22nd, 2017A Crowley man is behind bars for indecent behavior with a juvenile.
On April 20, 2017 at approximately 11:30 p.m., Crowley Police noticed a white vehicle parked in one of the local baseball parks.
Officers conducted an initial observation interview with two subjects in the vehicle, at which time the male subject identified as 22...
April 22nd, 2017If crawfish is what you need, the first ever Louisiana Boil Off in Lafayette is the place to be.
More than twenty teams are competing for the title of Master Boiler at warehouse 535.
Not only is there crawfish to enjoy but also music and games.
It's not too late to go as the event wont end until 11pm.
The boil off is a...
April 22nd, 201724 teams are competing in the 41st Parks Cracklin Cookoff.
Organizers of the event invite the community to come out to Cecile Rousseau Memorial Park in Parks to try the best cracklins.
"It's the seasoning that makes them the best but it's a secret the cooks will never share." said Clint Laviolette
Proceeds from the event go to...
April 22nd, 2017A Lafayette attorney is behind bars for forgery.
On Thursday, April 20th, 2017, a warrant was issued for Harold Register Jr.
The charge is the result of a Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Office investigation which developed probable cause that Register forged one of his client’s checks.
The check was valued at $12,500 and...
April 22nd, 2017An elderly woman has been shot to death in New Iberia.
Shortly after midnight deputies began responding to several calls reporting gunshots being heard in the area of S. Hopkins.
Deputies were called back to a residence in the 600 block of S. Hopkins St. 12:50 am by concerned family members who were at the home and had found...
April 21st, 2017A community of french speakers have gathered for the annual Semaine De La Francophone in arnaudville.
It is a series of mini-conferences touching on topics important to the French communuity, but today the focus is on "Adapting to a Changing Climate".
"The planet earth is our home. This is where we were raised. This is where we...