NTSB Releases Preliminary Accident Report Of Lafayette Plane Crash
Jan 07, 2020 05:34PM ● 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 07:44PM ● 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 05:47PM ● 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 08:45AM ● 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 02:54PM ● 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 02:07PM ● 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 »
UPDATE: Energy Center Post Office To Reopen Friday (Jan. 3, 2020)
Dec 30, 2019 09:13AM ● By News Desk
Mail service continues: Customers and P.O. Box Customers may pick up their mail and conduct retail transactions at the Bertrand Post Office, 1830 Bertrand Dr., Lafayette, LA...Read More »
State Regulators Approve Riverboat Casino's Request To Move Inland
Dec 26, 2019 04:48PM ● By Staff Writer
Isle of Capri owners plan to invest more than $100 million in a new 110,000 sq ft facility in Lake Charles.Read More »
Louisiana Governor and State Treasurer at Odds Over Spending Unclaimed Money
Dec 26, 2019 01:04PM ● By Staff Writer
Gov. John Bel Edwards’ administration and State Treasurer John Schroder are in a dispute over whether state government can spend money that belongs to people who haven’t claimed it yet...Read More »
Nature Based Education Center & Sculpture Park Expanding In St Martin Parish
Dec 20, 2019 05:30PM ● By Flint Zerangue, Sr.
Atelier de la Nature, Acadiana's nature-based education & sculpture park is expanding. The organization acquired an additional 16 acres of land adjacent to its current location...Read More »
Guillory Names Conway Director Of Community Development
Dec 19, 2019 03:26PM ● By Flint Zerangue, Sr.
Two-time Olympic medalist Hollis Conway to join Mayor-President-Elect Josh Guillory's Administration as Director of the Community Development Department for LCG...Read More »
Louisiana: Former Navy Petty Officer Sentenced To 8 Years On Child Pornography Charges
Dec 19, 2019 11:37AM ● By News Desk
To report suspected child predators and any suspicious activity to Tip Line -866-DHS-2-ICE. OR National Center for Missing & Exploited Children its toll-free 24-hour hotline 1-800-THE-LOSTRead More »
Our Lady Of Lourdes Opens State Of The Art Emergency Center In Scott
Dec 18, 2019 05:31PM ● By Staff Writer
The $9mil Emergency Center is a community investment by Lourdes focused on providing quick access to emergency services along the I-10 corridor...Read More »
DOTD Announces $30 mil In Road And Infrastructure Projects
Dec 18, 2019 01:49PM ● By News Desk
DOTD awards $30mil in road and infrastructure projects statewide, only $1.8mil coming to Acadiana...Read More »