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Thieves spend over $700 using elderly man’s debit card

Detectives are looking for two black men who illegally spent about $750, using a debit card that was stolen from an elderly man.

State Fire Marshal investigating deadly blaze in Roseland

State Fire Marshal investigators are currently on the scene of a fire that claimed one life and severely damaged a residence.

Coach Bob Marlin On UL Basketball Rivals

As Louisiana's Ragin Cajun football team prepares to go bowling down in New Orleans, the Cajun basketball team get's ready for a big home game tomorrow night.

Brian Pope On Winning City Marshal Race

While some candidates celebrated November 4th when the election results came in others had to prepare themselves for another month of campaigning.

Voting Booths Officially Closed Until Next Elections

Voter turnout in Lafayette this past election was strong according to voting officials with a 42 percent of voters making their way to the polls.

1 man dead in major vehicle crash near Ambassador Caffery Pkwy

Lafayette, LA - At approximately 2:15 pm, Lafayette Police responded to a major crash involving two vehicles at or near the intersection of La Neuville Road and Ambassador Caffery Parkway.

Scott Police arrests man after confessing to burglary on Dubac Road

A Lafayette man is now in jail after he confessed to breaking into a vehicle in the 100 block of Dubac Road.

Lafayette man arrested for attempting to molest 8-year-old nephew

A Lafayette man is currently in jail after his 8-year-old nephew told a social worker he tried to molest him. Scott Police Chief Chad Leger says Ernest Courville II, 27, was arrested for Indecent Behavior with a Juvenile.

Lafayette Pearl Harbor Vets Have Annual Luncheon on Anniversary of Attack

While many of us yesterday watched the New Orleans Saints get clobbered by the Carolina Panthers, yesterday had a lot more importance than that.

Lafayette Continues to Celebrate Christmas Holidays

It is evident that Christmas has made it’s way to Lafayette this past week.