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Amite Police officer arrested on charges of kidnapping, rape

An Amite Police officer is now in jail after authorities say he kidnapped and sexually assaulted two women. Grant P. Carruth, 25, of Husser, LA, was arrested for two incidents that happened in August and September of 2014.

College fair prepares students for the future

Thousands of Capitol area teens are preparing for college and today they got to meet with recruiters to make sure they're doing all the right things.

United Way, LCG, 232-HELP and, Local Banks Join to Create "Bank On Lafayette"

Lafayette Consolidated Government, Home Bank, Iberiabank, MidSouth Bank, Regions Bank, St.

UL Graduation Rate has Risen Significantly Over Last Decade

Ragin’ Cajun Students have something to be proud of as it was announced that the graduation rate of students has risen significantly over the past decade.

Lafayette to Look At Reducing Power Lines on Johnston Street

With Lafayette’s latest initiative to help clean up the clutter and litter in the city, “Project Front Yard” has given life back to one topic which has been discussed many times in the past.

Vinyl Enthusiasts Gather to Swap and Sell Records

Still got your old Beatle or Elvis Presley or even the Boogie Kings albums stashed away in your the closet?

2 high school teachers face charges for having sex with student in St. Charles Parish

Two Louisiana high school teachers are facing charges of having sexual relations with student. They both work at Destrehan High School in St. Charles Parish. Rachel Respess turned herself in on October 1, 2014.

Narcotics agents raid hydroponic marijuana lab in Lafayette

A Lafayette man is now in jail after narcotics agents discovered his hydroponic marijuana lab.

BRPD Cold Case Division denied federal grant

The Baton Rouge Police Department's Cold Case Division is credited with solving half a dozen cold cases since it's launch in 2012.

Hud Expects Great Football, Weather, and Crowd on Saturday

Finally, it's football time this Saturday at Cajun Field for Louisiana's Ragin' Cajun team.