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 »
FTC Received 18,780 Fraud Reports from Louisiana Consumers in 2020
Feb 04, 2021 02:23PM ● By News Desk
New Data Shows FTC Received 18,780 Fraud Reports from Louisiana Consumers in 2020. Louisiana consumers reported losing $21,538,613 to scams last year...Read More »
New President Named for Our Lady of Lourdes
Jan 27, 2021 01:27PM ● By News Desk
Kathleen Healy-Collier to lead the Acadiana region for Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady Health System...Read More »