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Festival International Currently Underway

Festival International rated as the best world music festival by About Dot Com Readers. is going on right now right here in Lafayette. The party will go on till Sunday.

Louisiana's Ragin Cajun Continues Collection of Wins

Louisiana's Ragin Cajun is continuing to collect w's. Coming off last weekend's three game sweep of Florida Atlantic, the Cajuns have now won 41 games with only two losses.

Crawfish Prices On Decline

Mudbug prices have gone down. This is because of low water levels in some harvesting areas. The folks at Chez Francois say now is the time to buy.

Baton Rouge Capitol Senate Oks Measure To Let Military Men And Women Go To College After Serving In Military

  the Baton Rouge Capitol senate said yes today to a measure that will help Louisiana Military men and women go to college.

Louisiana Hunter Mistakes Man For Deer

 Louisiana hunter Quintin Mire is in the Vermillion Parish Jail charged with second degree murder after mistaking a man for a deer.  

Acadia area elementary school went on lockdown due to suspect chase in the area

An elementary school in Acadia Parish was on lockdown for about an hour this afternoon. That’s because three burglars were on the loose in the area.

Rayne community comes together to heal after tragic fire that claimed four children

RAYNE, LA (NBC33) — Tonight, Thursday, April 26, a community will come together at a candle light vigil in an attempt to heal the emotional wounds caused by an unexpected tragedy.

Festival International Begins

The streets of Downtown Lafayete will be filled with the sights and sounds of Festival International. The festival started tonight with the music of Terry And The Zydeco Bad Boys.

Coach Hudspeth Renews Contract

Ragin Cajun football fans are excited about Mark Hudspeth's new contract  

Kitten killer behind bars

A Baton Rouge man is in the Saint Mary Parish Jail accused of killing kittens.   34 year old Michael Bergeron is facing two counts of aggravated cruelty to animals.