Louisiana Transportation Infrastructure Receives $87M Boost from Union Pacific
Apr 04, 2018 02:17PM ● By Staff Writer
Louisiana’s transportation infrastructure will receive an $87 million boost from Union Pacific Railroad in 2018.Read More »
TECHE Project Receives Grant for More Docks, Educational Resources
Apr 04, 2018 02:16PM ● By Staff Writer
The TECHE Project received an $89,908 federal grant to install canoe and kayak docks and launches in areas along Bayou Teche, along with additional learning resources about the waterway.Read More »
Suspects arrested in March home invasion
Apr 04, 2018 02:07PM ● By Flint Zerangue, Sr.
Lafayette City Police have arrested both suspects in connection with the home invasion that occurred on March 19, 2018 on Brushwood Dr...Read More »
Ambassador Caffery Walmart unveils Pickup Tower for Online Orders
Apr 02, 2018 03:02PM ● By Staff Writer
Customers are now able to receive their online orders that have shipped to the store in less than a minute.Read More »
Breaux Bridge Officials seek to honor late councilman
Apr 02, 2018 01:05PM ● By Flint Zerangue, Sr.
Breaux Bridge city officials are looking to honor late councilman Gary “Bimmie” Champagne, who died in early March following heart surgery.Read More »
Breaux Bridge Prepares for May Crawfish Festival
Apr 02, 2018 01:03PM ● By Flint Zerangue, Sr.
One of Breaux Bridge’s largest festivals is returning to the city in a little over a month to honor the region’s mightiest crustacean: the crawfish. 2018Read More »
Acadiana coding enthusiasts to work on solutions to opioid crisis
Apr 02, 2018 12:58PM ● By Flint Zerangue, Sr.
Calling software developers of all ages: an event at The University of Louisiana at Lafayette is seeking inquisitive minds to create systems to address the U.S.’ opioid epidemic.Read More »
LCG seeks Public Input on University Ave. Corridor
Apr 02, 2018 12:57PM ● By Flint Zerangue, Sr.
Those in attendance will be asked to vote on or rank the feature and design options as the study moves towards the next phase in finalizing a plan for the corridor.Read More »
City of Scott Gears up for Annual Boudin Festival
Apr 02, 2018 12:37PM ● By Flint Zerangue, Sr.
As spring nears, so does the weekend of delectable Cajun delights, live music and Acadiana joie de vivre.Read More »
LA: Minimum wage increase and equal pay legislation fails on Senate floor
Apr 02, 2018 11:46AM ● By Flint Zerangue, Sr.
Louisiana: Minimum wage increase, pay secrecy and equal pay for women legislation all died on the Senate floor Tuesday night. The bills are a major part of Gov. John Bel Edwards agenda...Read More »
LA: Senate committee votes against making major changes to TOPS
Apr 02, 2018 11:38AM ● By Flint Zerangue, Sr.
A bill seeking to make major changes to TOPS faced opposition from LSU students. The Senate Education Committee defeated the measure to make TOPS a...Read More »
Bill to allow video cameras in nursing home rooms passes House committee
Apr 02, 2018 11:35AM ● By Flint Zerangue, Sr.
Despite opposition from nursing home owners, a proposal that would allow for surveillance cameras in nursing home rooms has cleared a House committee..Read More »
LUS Warns of Utility Billing Scam
Apr 02, 2018 11:30AM ● By Flint Zerangue, Sr.
LUS is warning about scam phone calls being made to customers from people claiming to represent their utility company. The scam callers threaten to disconnect electric service unless...Read More »
UL Lafayette’s $5M solar farm near completion
Apr 02, 2018 11:16AM ● By Flint Zerangue, Sr.
The University of Louisiana at Lafayette is nearing completion of the state’s second-largest solar facility that will reduce the university’s energy consumption by up to 10 percent...Read More »