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Unrestrained driver killed in West Baton Rouge Parish crash

Shortly before 6:00 p.m. on April 24, State Troopers began investigating a two vehicle fatal crash that occurred on I-10 eastbound east of LA Hwy 77 in West Baton Rouge Parish.

United Way of Acadiana and Junior League of Lafayette work together for elementary students in the community

United Way of Acadiana and the Junior League of Lafayette are working together to help out first and second graders around Lafayette.  They were working hard today stuffing tote bags for the elementary students for their summer reading pro

Lafayette's technology receiving out-of-state attention

This morning's fiber for breakfast focused on healthcare for our community.  Representatives from major healthcare providers in Lafayette described ways they are using technology broadband to provide better healthcare for our community

Lafayette school bus driver placed on administrative leave

Bus driver Daniel Gary was ticketed by the Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office for reckless operation on April 22.

Registered sex offender robs grandmother at gunpoint

A New Iberia man has been taken into custody after he allegedly pulled a gun on his grandmother and robbed her.

Police set parking restrictions for Festival International de Louisiane

The big Festival International de Louisiane is underway in Lafayette. Police have listed some parking restrictions you need to know before you head out for the music event.

Lafayette Regional Airport's new $6 million project helping out local community

Lafayette Regional Airport is currently undergoing many projects to better the airport, one being a $6 million project to provide a large concrete area for larger planes to park.  Larger planes need to be parked on concrete because of how

Black market on tobacco exists no matter what the tax, what the price

Even though there will most likely be no tax increase on tobacco this year, there is always a possibility for the future.

Homes for the Holidays surprises three single parent families in Lafayette with fully-furnished homes

"It's a huge deal.  It's beautiful, I'm excited, I'm excited oh my God," says Sandra Joseph, new homeowner.