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Rayne man attempts to flee police, arrested on parole violations

A man was apprehended on parole violation charges after resisting arrest from officers.

MISSING: Grandmother never arrives for doctor’s appointment

A 57-year-old grandmother has been reported missing by family members.

13-year-old violently kills stepmother in Iberia Parish home

A 13-year-old was arrested last night for allegedly stabbing his stepmother to death.

Wanted felon apprehended in Acadia Parish

Today the City of Rayne Police Department apprehended 34 year old Travis Duran Senegal.  The suspect was apprehended outside his residence and tried to escape police by fleeing.  Senegal has been wanted for parole violations with the

Authorities searching for man wanted on murder charges

Crime Stoppers of Acadia Parish needs your help to locate a wanted fugitive. The Crowley Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance to locate Kenterrel Domino, 29.

Arrest made in Lafayette Parish incest investigation

A Duson man has been arrested on aggravated incest charges.

Superintendent Dr. Pat Cooper ready to move on from the hired assistant issue

"I'm pretty insistent that I'm the CEO and I'm running a $400 million operation.  I should be able to hire the people that I want," says Dr. Pat Cooper, superintendent of Lafayette Parish School Board.

Rapides Parish officials arrest two with 'blue' meth

A man and woman have been arrested on meth charges after a traffic stop near Boyce. On March 7, deputies with the Rapides Parish Sheriff’s Office Metro Division seized “blue” methamphetamine.

Officials: Don't drive drunk while enjoying St. Patty's Day celebrations

The Louisiana Highway Safety Commission is cautioning St. Patrick's Day party-goers to arrange their safe transportation ahead of time if they plan to consume alcohol as part of their celebrations.

232-HELP announcing new board of directors and executive committee

A new board of directors and executive committee have been announced to lead 232-HELP, and education and referral center based in Acadiana.  The main objective of 232-HELP is to identify, catalogue, and better connect those who need social