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 »
Three Arrested In Friendship Street Shooting
Jan 03, 2020 09:42AM ● By News Desk
Three Suspects Arrested In Friendship Street Shooting On Attempted First Degree Murder Charges...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 »
NTSB Video Release Of Lafayette Plane Crash Scene And Investigators Search
Jan 02, 2020 05:15PM ● By News Desk
Within 45 seconds of departure, the plane crashed into a Post Office parking lot spreading a debris field over an estimated 1000 feet...Read More »
Former Lafayette School Superintendent Arrested For Obscenity
Jan 02, 2020 03:33PM ● By News Desk
Burnell Lemoine, a former LPSS Superintendent was arrested on New Year's eve by the Lafayette Police Department for intentionally exposing himself to an undercover agent...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 »
LFT Tactical Narcotics Team Makes Historic Narcotics Seizure
Dec 30, 2019 05:16PM ● By Flint Zerangue, Sr.
Lafayette Police Department Tactical Narcotics Team makes historic bust, seizing the largest amount of Methamphetamine in Lafayette history, 23 Pounds of Meth...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 »
California Judge Temporarily Blocks Ban On Alligator Products
Dec 29, 2019 06:36PM ● By News Desk
A federal judge in California has issued a temporary restraining order prohibiting enforcement of that state’s effort to ban the sale and importation of alligator and crocodile products...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 »
Supreme Rice Announces $20 Million Expansion at Crowley Mill
Dec 23, 2019 10:03AM ● By News Desk
The $20 million expansion of the rice mill’s facilities in Crowley will secure the company’s position as a leading rice processor...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 »