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Duson man arrested for indecent behavior with juveniles

A Duson resident has been booked into the Lafayette Parish Jail for indecent behavior with juveniles and computer-aided solicitation of a minor, announced Louisiana Attorney General Buddy Caldwell.

Louisiana Cooking Being Promoted In London

Chefs from right here in South Louisiana are in London promoting Louisiana cooking. The chefs are there through a campaign supported by BP called Spirit Of The Gulf.

Local Lafayette Newspaper Faces Equipment Trouble

The newspaper, The Daily Advertiser has had a problem with its press equipment; it has been down for the last 2 days.

Tax Free To Be Celebrated In Louisiana This Coming Weekend

For Louisiana shoppers this weekend is like Christmas in August; the Louisiana sales tax holiday begins Friday and continues through Friday. Consumers will be exempt from any state sales tax on purchases up to $2,500.

Acadia Parish Sherrif's Office Looking For Suspected Burglaries

The Sheriff's office in Acadia Parish needs your help tonight.

Ragin Cajun Football Team Back On The Gridiron

School may not commence on the campus for another week or so, but the Ragin' Cajun football team is already there.  

Crash claims the life of unrestrained 15 year old passenger

Yesterday evening shortly before 9:00 p.m., Troopers from Louisiana State Police Troop L began investigating a fatal crash on U.S. 190 approximately 3.5 miles east of LA 434 in St. Tammany Parish.

Tire bandit leaves Livingston vehicles on blocks

The Burglary Division of the Livingston Parish Sheriff’s Office needs assistance in solving a recent rash of tire and rim thefts.

LSU welcomes 103 players to campus as Tigers open training camp Thursday

 LSU welcomed 103 players to campus on Wednesday as the Tigers are set to open their eighth training camp under head coach Les Miles on Thursday.

Several injured during violent home invasion in Iberia Parish

A little more than half a dozen people were robbed at gunpoint and some sustained injuries during a home invasion.