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Republican Party Happy With Cassidy's Showing at Debate

19 days and counting til the big election day, and Acadiana continues to be the hot spot in the state of Louisiana for the world of politics.

Scott man burglarizes home with toddler in vehicle

Scott Police are currently investigating a burglary that occurred on Dronet Street. Chad Leger, police spokesperson, says the burglary took place on October 6, 2014 around 5 p.m.

Senator Landrieu Says Assessment of Cassidy Unchanged After Debate

Last night marked the first time that all three Louisiana senate race candidates were together in the second of five debates that are scheduled to take place before the November 4th election.

Lafayette Named "Best College Town Weekend Getaway" by USA Today

It’s time to clear another spot in Lafayette’s trophy case as it has once again garnered national attention and this time for USA Today naming Lafayette the “Best College Town for a Weekend Getaway”.

Lafayette Looking to Replace Less Pay Motel with Police Precinct

For years the intersection of Cameron Street and University Avenue have been plagued by what most consider the biggest eyesore of Lafayette, the Less Pay Motel.

'Howl-O-Ween' tips to keep your pet safe

TYLER, TEXAS (KETK) — With the spookiest time of the year coming up we often forget about our furry friends and how they handle the holiday. KETK has compiled a list of tips to keep your fluffy sidekicks safe:

St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office searching for wanted man

UPDATE (10/15/14): Major Ginny Higgins, police spokesperson, has confirmed that Damien Michael Lewis has turned himself in to authorities.  

AG busts Romanian organized crime ring in Acadiana, 2 still at large

Seven people have been arrested today on felony racketeering charges for participating in an online sales scam, announced Attorney General Buddy Caldwell. The suspects are believed to be members and affiliates of Romanian organized crime.

Democrats Respond to Cassidy's Lack of Debate Commitments

Only about twenty days remain until the big election day of November 4th, and you can feel the tension from the various candidates running for office along with the candidates party members as well.

Convict Who Escaped in Carencro Caught

The inmate who escaped Monday in Carencro was found and arrested in a Breaux Bridge residence earlier this morning.