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Five young men including juvenile charged with armed robbery

The Opelousas Police Department is asking the public's cooperation in any additional information you may have regarding the arrest of five young men charged with Armed Robbery of a pizza delivery worker late last night.  20 year old Wa

Governor Jindal parks tax reform package, still pushes for phase out of income taxes

Today, Governor Bobby Jindal delivered his address to the opening of the 2013 Regular Legislative Session where he announced that he is parking his tax reform package and asking legislators to send him a bill to phase out income taxes.

Official Bike to Work Week in Lafayette

This week is officially Bike to Work week in Lafayette, an opportunity to highlight and encourage people to do more biking around the community.  Officials are seeing more of a community involvement advocating for improvements to bicycling

Lafayette’s Most Wanted Fugitive releases YouTube video explaining his case

A fugitive with a lengthy criminal history released a video on YouTube explaining his reasoning for skipping out on a court date.

Lottery announces final Saints Second-Chance drawing deadline

The Louisiana Lottery is calling all Saints fans to mail in any remaining nonwinning $5 I LOVE MY SAINTS scratch-off tickets for its final second-chance drawing to win a 2013 Saints Prize Package, including season tickets.

Acadia deputy recovering after being shot by suspect; State Police investigating

State Police continue to investigate a case that resulted in the death of a man after he allegedly shot a sheriff’s deputy in Acadia Parish.

Youngsville couple arrested for armed robbery

On April 5, 2013, at approximately 4:30 p.m., Lafayette Police responded to the 2400 block of West Pinhook Road regarding an armed robbery that occurred at a bank ATM.

Lawmakers to spend the next 2 months at the Capitol for legislative session

Starting today, lawmakers will spend the next two months working to enact new laws and find a balance among controversial topics.

Southern Survival Sprint to test racers with tough challenge

Are you looking for an adventure? Or a tough challenge? The first annual Southern Survival Sprint is less than a month away.

Rebirth Brass Band to headline AlexRiverFête

The excitement behind AlexRiverFête – a new three-day festival celebrating the arts, culture and heritage of Central Louisiana debuting this May – continues to build.