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Lafayette Parish Sheiff's Office investigating possible attempted abduction

The Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office is investigating a possible attempted abduction of a Lafayette Parish School student at a bus stop. The sheriff's office says it happened yesterday morning around 8:00 am.

Babbed books reading held at UL

Homecoming is not the only thing going on at UL's campus this week.A reading of banned books was held this afternoon outside of UL's Dupre Library. They read books dealing with racism violence

Ragin' Cajuns looking for big turnout on Saturday

The Ragin' Cajuns are looking for a big turnout this Saturday coming off last weeks victory over Florida International. Coach Mark Hudspeth is happy with the win but says he was disappointed with the attendance.

Milton Elementary celebrates the Ragin Cajuns

Today Milton Elementary got to show their spirit and support for the Ragin Cajuns during homecoming week.

Ragin' Cajuns lose QB for Homecoming Game

Your Ragin' Cajuns are coming off a big win against FIU this Saturday. The guys took the Sunbelt Conference game 48 to 20. But despite the win, there's some bad news.

Tigers-Gators showdown should answer questions

For the fifth straight year, under LSU head coach Les Miles, the Tiger football team is off to a 5-0 start. But the mood around Tigertown has fans questioning the strength of the 2012 team.

Eunice man steals company truck, caught by police

Contract workers called police from a local motel and stated that a company truck was missing from the premises.

Four DPW employees arrested for fuel theft

Four DPW employees were arrested Tuesday morning by Baton Rouge City Police for allegedly stealing gasoline from City-Parish fueling stations.

Assistant City Attorney accused of having joint in court

New Orleans police cited an assistant city attorney after they say he had a marijuana cigarette. According to police, Jason Cantrell was in Magistrate Court when the joint fell out of his pocket.

Man arrested for rape of 66-year-old woman

The Morgan City Police Department has arrested a man they believe to be responsible for the rape of a 66-year-old woman.