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Acadiana Fills Shoe Boxes to Give Kids Around World a Christmas Gift

Lafayette is quickly becoming the epicenter for thousands of gift-filled shoe boxes in support of Operation Christmas Child.

Assumption Parish Deputies finds drugs, gun in stolen car

Two men are in the Assumption Parish jail after deputies found marijuana and a gun in a stolen car.

Transgender man reflects on his struggles and his journey

 Today is Trans Remembrance Day, where people stop and reflect on transgender people who've been killed over the past year.

STM Ready For Post Season Play Against Jesuit

High Schools around Acadiana and Louisiana kicked off playoff football last Friday while other teams took advantage of a bye week in part to their regular season success.

LOPA Donors to be Honored As Part of Rose Parade Float

Ryan Viator’s Legacy Foundation was proud to announce today that Justin Harrison and Laci Taquino of Lafayette who were a part of the Louisiana Organ Procurement Agency, or LOPA, will be honored on the Donate Life float, “The Never

Cajun Field Tailgaters Tackles Recycle Initiative

Nobody like's trash but thankfully the office of sustainability on the UL campus has a great campaign working to help us all.

President of LOGA: "Merger of Baker Hughes and Halliburton Good for Louisiana"

The two energy giants Baker Hughes and Halliburton joining forces is still sending ripples of attention throughout the area and world for that matter.

Lafayette Police search for suspect responsible for Happiness Street shooting

Lafayette Police is searching for a man who allegedly robbed and shot another man in the 200 block of Happiness Street on November 20, 2014.

I-10 East open near Grosse Tete

UPDATE (2:05 p.m.): All lanes are open I-10 East at Mile Marker 143 (East of Grosse Tete), due to an earlier incident that has cleared.

Lafayette man steals electronics worth $1380 from brother's girlfriend

A Lafayette man is currently in jail after admitting he stole $1380 worth of electronic items from the home of his brother’s girlfriend.