LCG MAYOR-PRESIDENT APPOINTS DISABILITY AWARENESS COORDINATOR
Apr 22, 2021 04:30PM ● By News Desk
Coordinator focusing on access, opportunity, and breaking down barriers...Read More »
Senate passes Kennedy’s DUMP Opioids Act ahead of Take Back Day
Apr 22, 2021 04:25PM ● By News Desk
“We can reduce access to addictive and dangerous substances by making it easy for every American to get rid of unused medicine at drop boxes that sit on VA medical centers. The DUMP Opioids Act is a smart way to save lives, and you don’t have to wait until Take Back Day.”Read More »
President Biden Signs PPP Extension
Mar 30, 2021 02:49PM ● By Press Release
President Biden signs PPP Extension Act of 2021 into law today, extending the Paycheck Protection Program an additional two months to May 31, 2021...Read More »
Lafayette Parish Renters May Qualify For Emergency Assistance Grant
Mar 30, 2021 02:32PM ● By News Desk
Rental assistance available to those affected by the COVID-19 pandemic - LCG has been granted $7 million to assist eligible households with paying rent...Read More »
CDC Extends Eviction Moratorium to June 30
Mar 30, 2021 10:44AM ● By Flint Zerangue, Sr.
CDC Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky has signed an extension to the eviction moratorium further preventing the eviction of tenants who are unable to make rental payments...Read More »
Over 65K Counterfeit 3M Masks Seized in Chicago
Mar 05, 2021 05:11PM ● By Press Release
Throughout the past year, criminal enterprises exploited the COVID-19 pandemic to sell counterfeit, unapproved, unsafe PPE, and pharmaceuticals...Read More »
Pedal to the Medal: UL Lafayette lauded for campus bicycling efforts
Mar 05, 2021 04:53PM ● By Press Release
League of American Bicyclists recognizes the University of Louisiana at Lafayette for maintaining a campus that encourages biking and rider safety...Read More »
Waitr Expanding into Cannabis Market
Mar 05, 2021 03:48PM ● By Flint Zerangue, Sr.
Waitr announced the Company has agreed to pursue a partnership with Flow Payments to create a compliant marketplace, delivery and payment solution for dispensaries selling cannabis...Read More »
Local Sheriff’s Warn Citizens of Phone Scammers Posing to be Law Enforcement Agents
Feb 09, 2021 04:23PM ● By Flint Zerangue, Sr.
The scammer claims to have a warrant for the recipient’s arrest, demanding money in exchange for resolving the warrant...Read More »
LPSS Returns Students to In-Person Learning
Feb 09, 2021 03:19PM ● By News Desk
The Lafayette Parish School System is transitioning hybrid students to campuses for in-person learning shortly after the Mardi Gras break...Read More »
LPSO Narcotics Agents Make Back To Back Busts, Arresting two and Seizing Nearly 40 lbs of Narcotics
Feb 05, 2021 03:39PM ● By News Desk
LPSO says both men are facing charges after consecutive overnight traffic stops led to the discovery of illegal narcotics and weapons...Read More »
New Iberia Man to Serve 10 Years in Prison
Feb 05, 2021 02:45PM ● By Flint Zerangue, Sr.
Alfonzo JohnLouis, 42, of New Iberia, Louisiana, was sentenced to 120 months (10 years) in prison followed by...Read More »
Lafayette Man Arrested in South College Murder
Feb 05, 2021 12:36PM ● By Flint Zerangue, Sr.
Cody Guccione has been arrested for the death of a 37-year-old man in an apartment in the 700 block of S. College Rd...Read More »
New Iberia City Marshal Charged in Forgery Investigation
Feb 04, 2021 03:23PM ● By Flint Zerangue, Sr.
New Iberia City Marshal Haywood “Tony” Migues was charged and booked into the Iberia Parish Jail following an investigation into alleged falsifying of subpoena signatures...Read More »