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Four arrested on multiple charges in St. Mary drug sting

Four Bayou Vista residents have been arrested on multiple drug charges as the result of a drug sting.

Supriya Jindal Foundation for Louisiana's Children awards grand prize to Lafayette Parish woman

Throughout the year, the Supriya Jindal Foundation for Louisiana's Children proudly recognizes deserving individuals who work to positively impact in the lives of Louisiana’s youth.

Mayor of New Roads assures Pointe Coupee residents are safe after morning fires

In Point Coupee Parish, several houses are now destroyed after a bizarre series of overnight fires in and around New Roads.

Two men arrested for robbery, rape outside Lafayette apartment

Two men were arrested in connection to a robbery and rape investigation that happened back in June 2013.

New Roads man booked into EBR Prison for trafficking of a child for sexual purposes

A New Roads man has been arrested for trafficking a juvenile for sexual purposes, announced Attorney General Buddy Caldwell.

Divers recover $4,000 in stolen property from bottom of canal; suspect arrested

Over $4,000 in property was recovered from the bottom of canal in Franklin by divers. The items were located while deputies investigated a series of burglaries that happened in the area.

New Iberia man arrested for manufacturing child pornography

A State Police investigation has led to the arrest of a New Iberia man in a manufacturing and distribution of child pornography case.

MISSING: Lafayette mother of 4 last seen in February leaving women’s shelter

The search for a missing woman continues in Lafayette and police need your help to locate her.

New 3D map analysis shows source of gas in Bayou Corne

The sinkhole in Assumption Parish grows slowly, just like answers about it come slowly. Tuesday night, scientists showed some new information that they learned by taking a second look at the ground beneath Bayou Corne.

34-year-old woman arrested for having sexual relationship with 16-year-old boy

A 34-year-old woman was arrested after she allegedly had a sexual relationship with a 16-year-old boy.