The Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals has reported the state's first case of West Nile virus in a human in 2013. The case was confirmed July 22 in Caldwell Parish and was determined to be a neuroinvasive disease.
A Baton Rouge man who allegedly carjacked a Lafayette woman then robbed a Whitney Bank has been sent back to Lafayette to face charges.
Justin Seawright, 32, was booked into the Lafayette Parish Correctional Center.
Iberia Parish authorities are lookig for two suspects wanted in conjunctions with a home invasion.
On July 23, at around 5:14 a.m., deputies responded to the 6000 block of Hwy. 89, Iberia Parish in reference to a home invasion.
Administrators at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette will be sharing their expertise to help educate the next generation of higher-education leaders in a hybrid degree program that will begin this fall.