November 22nd, 2017Employees were busy at the Daily Advertiser Wednesday stuffing flyers with those big deals inside. The paper normally weighs less than one pound, but today's paper weighs as much as three pounds. The paper is on sale now and the Daily Advertise printed 25-thousand copies.
David D'Aquin said, "Its taken about 800 man hours to get this...
November 22nd, 2017New Iberia Police Department has a new chief. Todd D'albor, who most recently served as chief of the Jennings Police Department, will serve for the Queen City on the Teche.
Voters in New Iberia approved a tax measure recently to fund creation of the department.
D'albor was confirmed Tuesday night by the City Council.
November 21st, 2017The Opelousas Police Department is investigating a shooting in the 700 block of Hall Street. News15’s crew is en route.
A spokeswoman says one victim was transported to a local hospital with non life-threatening injuries.
We’ll post more information as it becomes available.
November 20th, 2017A lawsuit aimed at getting Union Pacific Railroad to clean up chemical contamination, from an old engine-repair yard near downtown Lafayette, hit another snag on Monday.
The judge hearing the case announced the refusal Monday morning when a motion hearing had been scheduled,according to William Goodell, an environmental attorney...
November 20th, 2017Home Furniture Plus Bedding is hosting a toy and gift drive at all locations in Louisiana and Texas.
Anyone who donates a toy or gift will be entered into a drawing to win a $500 gift card. That drawing will be held on December 20th. Brian Richard, Store Manager said, "During this holiday season we've chosen Faith House to be our gift...
November 20th, 2017Students are on their Thanksgiving break but plenty of them kept busy on Monday at Acadian Village.
LARC hosted three days of workshops and other fun activities. The agenda included a scavenger hunt, arts and crafts, nature hikes, field experiments and more.
November 20th, 2017There were some serious incentive for donors Monday through Wednesday at United Blood Services. The agency is offering the first 60 donors a voucher for a ham or turkey from Heleaux's Grocery. Donations of all blood types, especially type o-negative and platelets, are needed.
Mitzie Breaux of United blood Services said, "We all get...
November 16th, 2017The African American Heritage Foundation hosted its 23rd Annual Senior Citizens Thank You Celebration at the Martin Luther King Center in Lafayette.
It was open to anyone 62 years old and up. The lavish, day-long, event featured a mini worship service, continental breakfast, a big bingo game, a Las Vegas-style show, full thanksgiving...