Local News

Jazz concert to be held at UL-Lafayette

The UL Lafayette Faculty Jazz Combo will present a concert benefiting Chorale Acadienne and the Paul and Lulu Hilliard University Art Museum. The event, titled Jazz on the Plazz, will be presented Friday, May 10 beginning at 6:00 p.m.

MISSING: Teen runs away from home after disciplinary action at home, school

Officials are asking for your help locating a 14-year-old girl who is suspected of running away from her home in Lafayette.

OWI driver falsely accused of having stolen handgun

A simple oversight caused a 21-year-old to end up with a charge for a crime that he did not commit.

2nd annual State of Economy--economy is great and continues to grow

Lafayette's second annual economic report is great!  This year's economy rating is almost ten percent better than it was last year.  A lot has to do with a diversified economy especially in the medical and oil and gas fields.&

LCVC celebrates national tourism week in Lafayette

In celebration of national tourism week Lt.

19-year-old arrested for stabbing a man multiple times during a street fight

A 19-year-old turned himself in to police for stabbing a man multiple times during a street fight.

BRPD: Former Saints cornerback arrested for battery, resisting an officer

Retired football player Randall Gay was arrested last night after he allegedly caused a disturbance at a local bar.

Tornado Season 2013: A quiet start

According to the Storm Prediction Center, this year is one of the least-active starts to tornado season in U.S. history.

Two students arrested for writing bomb threat on middle school’s bathroom wall

Two kids are locked up after they wrote threatening messages on the bathroom wall of their school, forcing its evacuation.

Man robs business, crashes mother's car while fleeing scene

A Calcasieu Parish man was arrested on robbery charges after fleeing the scene and crashing the getaway car, who happened to be his mother's vehicle.