LAROSE - Authorities recovered the body of a 19-year-old Choctaw from the intracoastal canal in Larose.
Jerry Hebert was reported missing Friday after his family discovered he had left early from a seven day shift at Port Fourchon.
LAFAYETTE - Lafayette is hosting visitors from France and Belgium this weekend.
The 2nd-annual Acadiana Petanque tournment will be in swing.
The sport require teams to throw baseball sized metal balls as close as possible to a wooden ball.
LAFAYETTE - Vehicle's towed will cost more to get them back.
The Louisiana Public Service Commission has approved a 20% increase in rates for non-consensual tows.
Before 2008, the rates had not changed since 1999.
BATON ROUGE - Louisiana law enforcement agencies in the area got more than 7,700 drunk drivers off the roads in 2009.
The Louisiana Highway Safety Commission honored officers from all over the state for their DWI enforcement last year on Tuesday.
LAFAYETTE - A former Louisiana hospital executive has been sentenced to 18 months in prison for embezzling almost $200 thousand from the student loan repayment program.
Melissa Bordelon was CFO of the Acadian Medical Center in Eunice.
Pit Stop Truck Wash & Detail, a locally owned company, is celebrating their Grand Opening by hosting a New Orleans Saints & NFL autograph signing at their new location at 230 North Ambassador Caffery Pkwy - Exit 100 North of I-10.
LAFAYETTE - Robert Lee will not coach the ULL basketball Ragin' Cajuns next season.
Lee was not re-hired after six years with the team and a 63-92 overall record.
The coach lost his final game last Saturday against UL-Monroe in the first round
LAFAYETTE - The ULL Ragin Cajuns came away with a win Sunday against Southern Miss.
The team played well winning 10-6. The Cajuns are now 6-4 overall on the season.
ULL will play at home Tuesday and Wednesday night against Alcorn State.