Local News

Jeffersonian apartment arsonist arrested

Jeffrey Jones is facing charges, accused of setting the Jeffersonian Apartments on fire, on purpose!

Brother's Embark on 15,000 mile Walk to Raise Cystic Fibrosis Awareness

Two Florida brothers made their way through Lafayette embarking on a journey that involves the men walking from New Port, Florida along the entire US border until they return home.

Lafayette Officials and Business Leaders Unveil "Project Front Yard"

Lafayette has a great reputation as a host town, whether it be sports, concerts, festivals, and of course parades Lafayette knows how to draw crowds.

Free Dental Screenings Bring Smiles to Students Faces

Local schools kids have a lot to smile about thanks to the Lafayette Parish School System teaming up with 232-HELP and Colgate's Bright Smiles Bright Futures.

Lafayette woman arrested for domestic disturbance

A Lafayette woman is in jail for causing a domestic disturbance. Scott Police spokesperson Chad Leger says, Diarrell Richmond, 23, slashed two tires and scratched profanities on the body of her ex-boyfriend's car.

Cathedral-Carmel Breaks Ground on Fine Arts Building

The oldest school in Lafayette Parish is not sitting still.

Coach Bobby Beene,Acadiana High Basketball Coach, Dies at Age 70

Longtime Acadiana High basketball coach Bobby Beene passed away over the weekend in Florida.

APSO arrests 2 for stealing guns from Paincourtville hardware store

The two men who stole guns from a hardware store in Paincourtville are now in jail, according to the Assumption Parish Sheriff’s Office.

Man burglarizes fire station vending machines in St. Mary Parish

The St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office is looking for the man who broke into vending machines owned by fire stations.

City of St. George ballot proposal postponed

The fight to create the City of St. George is still going full force. The movement is 1,500 signatures away from their goal of 20,000 and the deadline is this Monday!