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New Orleans Singer Biography Hits Bookstore Shelves

 For all music lovers out there.A new book by author Ben Sandmel on Ernie K-Doe.the R&B emperor of New Orleans is available at all area book stores

Lafayette Chef Wins Top Prize On Cooking Show

A Louisiana chef  won a national cooking competition.   Cory Bahr(bar) of Monroe took top prize on the Food Network show Chopped.

Linked-In Getting Leaked Out

Linked-In is getting leaked out. The social networking site says it's investigating reports that millions of passwords have been stolen.

Mickey Shunick Relatives Remain Positive

The search for Mickey Shunick is in its 18th day..   However there are no new developments.

Lafayette Rapist Behind Bars

In Lafayette Parish a 19 year old Adam Smith is behind bars for allegedly raping a woman back on May 29th,  

Man bites flesh from another man’s face during series of violent attacks

A fugitive on an alleged drug-binge is accused of committing a series of violent attacks over the weekend that involved several different law enforcement agencies in the Acadiana area.

Local Acadiana Nascar Driver Heads to his Next Race with a Purpose

Lafayette, LA- June 6, 2012. Acadianaʼs own Nascar driver, Buster Graham, announced yesterday that he would be doing his part to aid in the search and rescue efforts of the

Gator In Road Causes Rukus

An angry reptile caused a rukus down the road in Pointe Coupee Parish. The 7 foot alligator tried to walk across La 77 just outside of Livonia this morning.

Swamp People Spreading The Word About New Line of Sauces

Louisiana's favorite reality tv stars are helping to spread the word about a new line of sauces.  

Search Groups Encouraging People To Volunteer In Search For Mickey Shunick

Mickey's friends and family members have refused to stop looking for her. It has been seventeen days since she was last seen riding her bike home from a friends house.