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Lafayette Cajundome and Convention Center to receive subsidy

The Cajundome and Convention Center will continue to receive a subsidy. Thanks to an 8 to 1 vote at last night's city parish government meeting it was finalized.

Assumption Parish emergency officials not planning to attend an unofficial community meeting

Assumption Parish emergency officials say they will not be attending an unofficial community meeting.

Lafayette Sherrif's Office still seeking information on Keiosha Felix

15 year old Keiosha Felix has been missing since April and a little more than two weeks ago the Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office became the lead investigating agency in the case.

Jeff Landry accepts Tea Party endorsement

The Jeff Landry campaign actually came through Lafayette earlier today and Landry announced he has received the endorsement of the Tea Party Of Lafayette".

Ragin Cajun football team loses to Oklahoma State

After winning the first two games of the year including a big road win against Troy. The Ragin Cajuns faced a tough loss at Oklahoma State with a score of 65 to 24.

Semi annual book sale to be held in Lafayette

If you always seem to find your nose in a book The semi annual book sale is being put on by friends of the Lafayette Public Library. All of the books donated are brand new.

Ann Romney fundraising in Shreveport for husband, presidential hopeful

Ann Romney, wife of Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney, is fundraising in Shreveport Wednesday morning.

UL Lafayette enrollment numbers released

With the fall semester in full swing at UL the enrollment numbers for the university were released today.

University Medical Center faces budget cuts

A local hospital is in serious jeopardy and facing another possible budget cut. The University Medical Center has suffered several budget cuts in the past.  

Entergy faces huge bill due to Hurricane Isaac

There is new information from Entergy tonight. The company says Isaac cost them between four hundred and five hundred million dollars! Several communities were without power for days after the storm.