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Crowley man arrested on multiple drug charges

A Crowley man has been arrested after a search warrant of his home turned up a multitude of drugs.

Lafayette economy predicted to grow even more in years ahead

A-Biz, the Acadiana Business's 2013 Entree to Business Breakfast this morning had keynote speaker Dr.

James Brown tribute show in Lafayette tonight at Heymann Theater

Before a new show about James Brown debuts at New York's famous Apollo Theater you can see it here in town.  James Brown:  Get On The Good Foot, A Celebration In Dance is having it's workshop presentation in Lafayette  to

Explosive devices found in car in Carencro

A traffic stop on Bajat Road in Carencro has turned up two explosive devices inside a car. Officers with the Carencro Police Department were investigating a house for a narcotics case when they saw a vehicle leave the house.

High school students from New Iberia participate in "Consequences of Impact"

This morning students from Highland Baptist high school participated in Consequences of Impact, which is a mock crash involving impaired and distracted driving.  Classmates acted out a fatal crash scenario in front of their peers, allowing

22-year-old man from Lafayette accused of soliciting juveniles online

A 22-year-old man from Lafayette is accused of being an online sexual predator.

Man turns himself in for shooting at home after fight with his girlfriend

A 21-year-old man turned himself in for shooting at a home occupied by 7 people ranging in age from 6 months to 50 years old.

Man locked up in Lafayette Prison connected to armed robbery at hair salon in Lockport

A man locked up in the Lafayette Parish Prison for DWI was re-arrested after he admitted to an armed robbery at a hair salon in Lockport.

39-year-old man arrested for rape of 9-year-old in St. Landry Parish

St. Landry Parish Sheriff’s detectives have arrested Timothy Thibodaux for the aggravated rape of a 9-year-old juvenile.

Man wearing pajamas, no shoes, escapes from St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office

Deputies are searching for a man who escaped from custody early this morning.