LAFAYETTE - 350 students were honored in the 21st Annual Black Student Achievement Awards reception took place Tuesday night.
Awards were given to students who had a GPA of 3.0 or higher.
The ceremony marked the largest ever by the University o
NEW ORLEANS - Federal charges for a man accused of ripping off investors, including a group of New Orleans Saints.
Wayne Reed is accused of de-frauding 15 Saints players to pay for what they thought would be state movie industry tax cedits.
LAFAYETTE — The EPA is looking into potential health hazards caused by oil and natural gas drilling techniques.
The process known as fracking injects massive amounts of water, sand and chemicals underground that could affect the water supply
OPELOUSAS - Larry Caillier II is set to stand trial May 17 on federal child pornography charges.
The former Opelousas High teacher had previously been indicted on charges of attempting to coerce a minor to engage in sexual acts.
LAFAYETTE - N.P. Moss Middle School could soon know it's fate.
The Lafayette Parish School Board is set to decide Wednesday on a plan to open a new high school in August.
One proposal under consideration calls for converting N.P.
BATON ROUGE - Hurricane experts across the country are meeting in Baton Rouge this week.
Up to 500 experts are expected to attend the Central Gulf of Mexico Hurricane Conference to prepare for the upcoming hurricane season.
LAROSE - Authorities recovered the body of a 19-year-old Choctaw from the intracoastal canal in Larose.
Jerry Hebert was reported missing Friday after his family discovered he had left early from a seven day shift at Port Fourchon.