Local News

Miss USA Crowned In Las Vegas

A new Miss USA was crowned in Las Vegas last night. Oivia Culpo Miss Rhode Island, is Miss USA 2012.

Metal Hangers To Hit Market Soon

Getting your clothes dry cleaned may soon cost you more. It's all because of metal hangers. Metal hangers are already a big expense for dry cleaning businesses.

Younger Kids To Get Facebook Access

Facebook is considering letting younger children onto its website.    Kids younger than 13 may soon be allowed to log on to the social media site with the rest of us.

Mickey Shunick Search Hits Third Week

Here in Lafayette  the search for Mickey Shunick is now in it's third week.   Law enforcement from dozens of agencies are still sorting through leads in the case.

State New Budget Bill Passes

The state's new budget that was passed yesterday. The 25.6 billion dollar spending plan includes the use of close to two hundred seventy million dollars in one time money from the states rainy day fund.

School Funding Bill Passes In House

Just hours before tonight's 6:00 deadline a bill to help fund public schools..was passed by the house by a razor-thin margin.

Lawmakers Out For Summer

 Lawmakers can finally go home after spending the last 3 months at the State Capitol. The 2012 Legislative session is now in the books. On the final day a few pieces of key legislation went down to the wire.

Fun And Excitement Of The Circus Hits Lafayette

  There was quite a bit of clowning around at the Children's Museum of Acadiana Today

Home Depot Scammers Arrested

Three suspected gang members from Texas were arrested in St. Landry Parish after allegedly ripping off a Home Depot in Ascension Parish.