Drug-Free Louisiana

LHS Students Share Valentines Day Gifts With Cancer Patients

  Gwyneth Rees is the president of Lafayette High School’s Freshmen Student Council and came up with the idea of…

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Florists Working Overtime For Valentines Day

Florists are preparing for Valentines Day and the rush of orders by extending hours. Julie Sarver, Owner of Les Amis…

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North Regional Library Wreath Workshop

North Regional Library in Carencro held a wreath workshop on Tuesday. Participants put a creative twist on holiday decor by…

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Plumbers Thanksgiving

While the rest of the country is enjoying a weekend of eating and sleeping, a group of workers across Acadiana…

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Local Coalition is Helping to Dispose Unused Prescriptions in Lafayette

Local Coalition is Helping to Dispose Unused Prescriptions in Lafayette Lafayette, La – On Saturday, October 28, from 10 a.m.…

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Whispering Oak Lodge Addiction and Recovery Center Hosting Seminars

Whispering Oak Lodge Addiction and Recovery Center just opened an 18 acre campus in Youngsville. The center can support up…

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NBC News special series: One Nation Overdosed

NBC News and MSNBC report on the opioid epidemic sweeping America in a new all-platform special series, “One Nation Overdosed:…

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Special Series: Heroin Epidemic in Louisiana

Louisiana ranks 10th in the country for Opioid abuse. Opioids are anything from Oxycodone and Morphine which are typically used…

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Almost 3 quarters of accidental deaths in Lafayette involve opioids

The war on drugs has become nationwide, even rearing its ugly head right here in Lafayette. One group says the…

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Opioid Epidemic and the Community

In 2015 52,000 people died of an overdose according to the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration— that number totals to the…

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