LAFAYETTE — Lafayette is continuing to move up, now cracking the top 10 in a national list that ranks cities on job and income growth.
The city is now number 9 on the "Best Performing Cities in 2009."
The report shows Lafayette has done r
State Representative Rickey Hardy has blocked the Lafayette Parish School Board's receipt of more than 700,000.
Hardy says he was not contacted by the parish school board, so it seems they did not want the money.
12:00 PM CST Sun Nov 8
Location: 21.7°N 86.1°W
Max sustained: 100 mph
Moving: NW at 10 mph
Min pressure: 978 mb
...HURRICANE WATCH EXTENDED EASTWARD ALONG THE NORTHERN GULF
COAST...IDA STRENGTHENS A LITTLE...
AT 1200 PM CST.
BATON ROUGE - Today, Governor Bobby Jindal issued the following executive proclamation declaring a state of emergency as a result of the forecasted conditions of Hurricane Ida.
STATE OF EMERGENCY - HURRICANE IDA:
WHEREAS, the Louisiana Homela
OPELOUSAS — Carey Cortez is behind bars after police say he placed his son in a tub of scalding hot water.
Offials say the child was treated for second degree burns under his toes and first-degree burns on the tops of his feet.
UNDATED — Investigators think a fire at a Westlake Casino Hotel was caused by a meth lab.
Firefighters got a call that a sixth floor hotel room at the Isle of Capri was burning.
Authorities found chemicals often used in mobile meth labs.