One Acadiana Earns Prestigious Accreditation by the International Economic Development Council
Jan 21, 2020 ● By Press Release
One Acadiana becomes one of only 66 economic development groups in the world to earn the Accredited Economic Development Organization status...Read More »
State Official Scraps Louisiana Medicaid Contract Awards, Citing 'Fatally Flawed' Process
Jan 21, 2020 ● By News Desk
A state official has thrown out multibillion-dollar contracts the Louisiana Department of Health awarded to manage the care of most of the state’s Medicaid population...Read More »
Frontier Suspends Service To LFT Indefinitely
Jan 20, 2020 ● By Press Release
Frontier Airlines has informed Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) they will not return to the Lafayette market...Read More »
Louisiana Republicans To Lead State Senate Money Committees
Jan 19, 2020 ● By News Desk
Republicans will chair 12 of the 17 standing committees in the Louisiana state Senate for the 2020-2024 term, including the two committees that have the most control of taxpayer dollars...Read More »
Guillory Names Carlos Harvin LCG Chief of Minority Affairs
Jan 18, 2020 ● By Press Release
Lafayette Mayor-President Josh Guillory has announced that Carlos Harvin will join his Administration as Chief of Minority Affairs...Read More »
Acadiana Regional Airport Receives Certification For 170 Acre Large Industrial Tract Site Program
Jan 16, 2020 ● By Press Release
Site P4 is Acadiana’s 15th certified site and the third to be certified in Iberia Parish. As a certified site, it meets the state’s priority to certify large tracts of land, known as Industrial Sites...Read More »
Daniel Landry Announces Candidacy For District Attorney
Jan 16, 2020 ● By News Desk
Daniel Landry (R) announced on Thursday that he will become a candidate for the Office of Louisiana’s 15th Judicial District Attorney. Election Day is Tuesday, November 3rd, 2020...Read More »
Wingerter Named LCG Chief Administrative Officer
Jan 15, 2020 ● By Flint Zerangue, Sr.
Mayor-President Josh Guillory replaces the recently appointed Beth Guidry with Cydra Wingerter as Chief Administrative Officer for LCG...Read More »
Louisiana: Embattled Education Superintendent John White Resigns
Jan 08, 2020 ● By Staff Writer
LA Superintendent of Education John White submits letter of resignation...Read More »
NTSB Releases Preliminary Accident Report Of Lafayette Plane Crash
Jan 07, 2020 ● By Flint Zerangue, Sr.
National Transportation Safety Board - Aviation Accident Preliminary Report for December 28, 2019, plane crash in Lafayette, Louisiana...Read More »
Lafayette: Newly Elected Officials Sworn Into Office
Jan 06, 2020 ● By Flint Zerangue, Sr.
Lafayette Mayor-President Josh Guillory and newly elected City Council and Parish Council members sworn into office...Read More »
Aguillard Resigns As Lafayette Police Chief
Jan 06, 2020 ● By Flint Zerangue, Sr.
Lafayette Police Chief Toby Aguillard resigns as Mayor-President Josh Guillory is sworn into office. Lt. Scott Morgan, will serve as interim chief...Read More »
Louisiana Auditor Reviews State Tax Incentives, Questions Contract Enforcement
Jan 03, 2020 ● By News Desk
The Louisiana Legislative Auditor says the state’s economic development department isn’t doing enough to monitor its agreements with private contractors...Read More »
Lafayette Plane Crash: Overview And Photo Montage
Jan 02, 2020 ● By Flint Zerangue, Sr.
After reaching an altitude of nearly 1000 feet, the plane suddenly veered off course and quickly began to descend. Within 45 seconds of departure, the plane crashed...Read More »
Doctor Gives Medical Condition Update On Plane Crash Survivor
Dec 30, 2019 ● By Flint Zerangue, Sr.
Berzas underwent a two-hour surgery this morning for burns that cover nearly 75 of his body. Upon his arrival at the hospital, Berzas was also treated for a shoulder dislocation and lacerations to his head...Read More »