April 8th, 2019STUDIO 15 - Paige Krause, Outreach Director for the Acadiana Center for the Arts, and Bree Sargent, Education Director for ACA, stopped by the studio to discuss what's happening this week in Acadiana in the world of Arts and Entertainment.
There's Blue Monday happening tonight (4/8) at Rock 'n' Bowl de Lafayette.
April 4th, 2019The Attorney General's Office reports there were seven arrests made Wednesday, April 4, 2019, concerning child pornography and the number of charges are even more alarming. News15's Leigha McNeil talks about how you can take steps to protect your children on social media.
April 3rd, 2019
A Lafayette fertility clinic is looking to help restore hope for one Louisiana couple who is running into medical and financial roadblocks to have a baby.
They're taking applications for a grant that will cover one cycle of in vitro fertilization.
The program is called Gift of Hope. One in 8 American couples struggle with...
April 1st, 2019Kate with Avery Island stopped by News15 Today to talk about an upcoming event. Celebrate Springtime on Avery Island with fresh air and festivities the whole family can enjoy! Join us for an afternoon of Easter fun in Jungle Gardens on Saturday, April 6th at 11 a.m.
*All Easter egg hunts will begin promptly at 1:00 PM.
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March 28th, 2019This week children's author Alysson Borque highlights the new book "Circle" in this week's Kid-Lit Pick of the Week. She also demonstrated a fund and easy children's activity using round objects. Click play to watch the video below.
From www.penguinrandomhouse.com here's more about Circle:
Multi-award-winning, New York Times...
March 27th, 201913 years ago, a Gueydan man got a new lease on life thanks to his wife and now he's paying it forward.
"It was devastating. I thought my life was over." remembered Milton Hebert who had his world turned upside down after finding out his kidneys were failing
"I called my wife and was balling. I was crying." he added.
March 26th, 2019On this week's News15 Consumer and Finance Report we talk to Jan Swift, host of Discover Lafayette, and Kacee Thompson, Executive of the Hospice of Acadiana Foundation. Hospice providers in Acadiana have provided services to more than 20 thousand patients. The more than 300 volunteers provide assistance to both patients and family...
March 25th, 2019
Paul Marx, founder and owner of KBON-FM passed away Sunday night at the of 71.
Friends and colleagues say Marx was much more than just a radio man. He was a passionate promoter of Louisiana music, culture and heritage. His heart and soul sits on South 2nd Street in Historic Downtown Eunice at KBON's station.
"It's going to be...
March 15th, 2019
Friday marks the start of the St. Patrick's Day Weekend and the 4th Annual Celtic Bayou Festival at Warehouse 535 in Lafayette.
"We wanted a family friendly celebration of St. Patrick's day. "
When Tony Davoren, and Ireland native and one of the founders of Celtic Bayou Festival started celebrating St. Patrick's Day in Acadiana...
March 14th, 2019(NBC News) Every ten minutes a child in the United States is rushed to an emergency room after getting ahold of medication.
A new report from Safe Kids Worldwide looks at the number of kids who are poisoned, often by prescription medicines, like those used to treat high blood pressure and diabetes.
"Even medications that are over...