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Sheriff: Breaux Bridge man owes over $40K in child support

St. Martin Parish Sheriff's deputies say they need your help finding a Breaux Bridge man who owes over $40,000 in child support.

Lafayette Raises Mardi Gras City to Signal the Start of Carnival Season In Acadiana

Yesterday, the City of Scott held it's Mardi Gras flag raising, today at Lafayette Consolidated Government Mardi Gras became official with the annual Mardi Gras flag raising.

South City Parkway Bridge Moving Forward In Research for Development

It doesn’t take long when driving around certain area of Lafayette to realize that traffic is an issue.

Louisiana Treasurer Encourages Residents to Check For Unclaimed Cash

Did this past holiday season run your pockets a little dry? Looking to get a little money back in your account in time for Mardi Gras?

Scott Swears In Officials At City Hall Yesterday Evening

Last night at Scott City Hall there were some very familiar faces being sworn back in after the 2014 election, with the likes of Mayor Purvis Morrison and Scott Police Chief Chad Leger.

Sheriff Mike Neustrom Announces He Will Not Run for Re-Election

Lafayette Parish Sheriff Mike Neustrom announced today that he will not be running for re-election once his term is up in a year and a half.

Interim Superintendent LeJeune: New Board Focused on Kids Education

The start of a new year also signaled a new start for the Lafayette Parish School System.

New Blue Dog Mardi Gras Print Releases Just in Time for Carnival Season

It's Mardi Gras time and the Blue Dog is dressed for the carnival season. It's been a year since renowned artist George Rodrique has passed away but his famous Blue Dog is alive and well.

Lafayette couple dies hours apart after 73 years of marriage

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday, January 5, 2015 at 10:00 am in the Sunrise Chapel at Walters Funeral Home for Emily "Mim" and Lannie “Poops” Webb, ages 92 and 99 respectively.

City of Scott Raises Mardi Gras Flag to Kick-Off Mardi Gras Season

The City of Scott has packed away it’s Christmas decorations and is replacing them with purple, green, and gold.