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Lafayette Police Department: Tips for a Safe Halloween

Halloween is a night of kids running around the streets trying to collect as much candy as they can before they have to go home, but it is also a night where parents should keep a close eye on their children.

2nd Four Corners homicide suspect arrested in Texas

A man wanted to 2nd degree murder is behind bars. Henderson Wesley allegedly killed Ronald Chillis, Jr. in Four Corners back on October 8, 2014. Wesely was taken into custody by Port Arthur Police in Texas Thursday morning.

How to keep your kids safe while trick-or-treating

Halloween is an evening filled with mischief, magic and sugary treats; but while your little ghosts and goblins are running around the neighborhood stock piling candy, it's important they remember to be safe.

2 children killed, 1 injured in Breaux Bride while walking to school

Two children were killed, another seriously injured after a truck hit them while walking to school. It happened this morning on Martin Street in Breaux Bridge.

Houston to Pensacola: McCoy Makes Walk for Veteran Awareness

Today was a beautiful day for a walk. How about a long long walk from Houston to Pensacola?

Meet the Lafayette City Marshal Race Candidates: Brian Pope

The November 4th election day is just a few days away and each political race plays a very important role for the future of Louisiana.

March of Dimes Recognizes Six Local Hospital's Efforts

Six local hospitals received recognition today from the March of Dimes to commend their efforts in reducing the amount of early deliveries.

LAGCOE Hosts Annual Career Fair

The Louisiana Gulf Coast Oil Exposition,or LAGCOE, hosted it's second annual job fair today at the Cajundome Convention Center where over 25 different energy sector businesses set up applications for interested job seekers.

Acadiana High Prepares for Rivalry Game Against Carencro

Over the last few years, the rivalry between Acadiana High and Carencro High has strengthened with both schools fighting it out to take the top spot in their division.

Healthy, fast food option in Baton Rouge attracting tons of customers

Our brains associate fast food with big macs, whoppers and super sized fries, but as soceity changes and focuses more on a healthy, balanced lifestyle, our options evolve as well.