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Iberia Parish Sherrif introduces Crimemapping.com

Sheriff Louis Ackal would like to inform the public that on June 18th the Sheriff’s office went live with crimemapping.com in an effort to proactively share information with the citizens of Iberia Parish.

Residents in Acadiana now have a choice on what kind of care you can receive at the doctor's office

Residents in Acadiana now have a choice on what kind of care we can receive at the doctor's office.  Acadiana now has it's first family medicine physician that is also board certified in integrative holistic medicine.  Integra

Third Suspect Sought in Home Invasion

Iberia Parish, LA  - Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal reports a warrant has been issued for the arrest of Arneze Jack, 25 years of age, in connection with the home invasion which occurred on the evening of June 13, 2014 i

Owner of L & L Seafood says crawfish season turned out better than expected, despite slow prediction

With the end of crawfish season just around the corner, and in some cases finished, we spoke to the owner of local L&L Seafood market about how the crawfish season this year compared to years in the past.  He says although the season w

Superintendent Dr. Pat Cooper calls his evaluation from the school board 'unfair and political'

Superintendent Dr. Pat Cooper says some board members may be laying the groundwork to fire him, this after receiving another low evaluation from board members at last night's meeting.  Dr.

Car Chase Ends in Lafayette with Missing Florida Teenager

Lafayette, LA – Steven P. Myers has been released by the hospital and booked into the Lafayette Parish Correctional Center for two Lafayette Police Department warrants.

Former Ragin' Cajun pitcher Cody Boutte a favorite at Cajun baseball camp

Just a couple of weeks ago UL senior pitcher Cody Boutte was one of the three starting pitchers on the Ragin' Cajun champions team that lost out on a world series trip by one game.

LOCATED: Missing/Runaway Juvenile Case in St. Mary Parish

UPDATE: At 10:45 pm on June 18, 2014, the St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office received a report of a missing/runaway juvenile. Sixteen year old Jasmine Smith had last been seen around 3pm that day on Beau Chene Lane in Franklin.

Upper Lafayette residents concerned about arson fires

Yet another arson fire has struck Upper Lafayette. This one on the 300 block of North Pierce Street happened this morning around 2:00 AM. In a week's time more than eight arson fires have hit Upper Lafayette.

Midweek Market at the Horse Farm a big success

The Lafayette Farmers and Artisans Market at the Horse Farm is now holding a midweek market for residents to take advantage of fresh fruits and vegetables, crafts, and other delights.