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Family Mourning over Loss of Daughter

  The Sonnier family says they can't imagine life without Rachael, who was killed in a crash.  Lafayette Police suspect the driver of the other car was drunk.

November 29: Last chance to register for FEMA assistance

Louisiana residents only have one more day to register for FEMA assistance for those impacted by Hurricane Isaac.

Woman dies after hitting telephone pole, flipping vehicle

On Tuesday, Nov. 27, a single vehicle crash killed a woman from Marksville, LA.

Bayou Country Superfest releases talent list

The talent for the fourth annual Bayou Country Superfest is complete.

18-year-old killed after flipping vehicle several times in single-vehicle crash

An 18-year-old was killed yesterday afternoon in Houma after his vehicle crashed and flipped several times.

Lineup announced for fourth annual Bayou Country Superfest

The talent for the fourth annual Bayou Country Superfest is complete.

Bayou Corne residents begin leaving homes due to sinkhole

Duane Bier built his home on Bayou Corne with his own hands. He thought the house would be a place for him to retire. He chose life on the bayou because of its beautiful scenery.

Assumption Parish man creates massive Christmas light display

Ray Daigle turned on his Christmas lights Friday night for the first time this season, 1.3 million lights dancing to more than 20 songs.

Permits issued to restaurants with uncorrected health violations

Monday, Louisiana’s Legislative Auditor Daryl Purpera, announced his office has investigated the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals Office of Public Health.

UL headed to New Orleans Bowl for second year in a row

Hype around all of Acadiana is the official announcement that the University of Lafayette has made it to the New Orleans Bowl for the second year in a row.