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UL Lafayette Selects Winner Of Competition On The Best Way To Promote Louisiana Through Social Media

Competition has been hot and heavy at UL Lafayette. Judges are taking a look at high school students proposals on how to best promote Louisiana through social media.

Popular Southside Bakery Officially Closed

A Popular Southside Bakery has officially closed. There was a family dispute between the owners.

Man Wanted In Saint Martin Parish For Burglarizing House

Also tonight deputies in Saint Martin Parish are looking for a man wanted for burglarizing a house. This is 30 year old Corey Guidry and deputies say they are having a hard time finding him.

Saint Mary Parish Deputies Pull Synthetic Drug Dealer Off The Streets

Saint Mary Parish deputies say they've pulled a synthetic drug dealer off the streets. 25 year old Doan Nguyen was arrested for having fake weed, bath-salts, and a gun at a store in a drug free zone.

Lafayette Public Library Book Sale To Take Place At Heymann Convention Center From Thursday Through Saturday

 Book lovers are urged to get to the Heymann( high-mann) convention center for the semi annual "Friends of the Lafayette Public Library” book sale.

Ragin Cajun Softball Team Starts Season Off Undefeated

The Ragin Cajun softball team is off to an incredible start. The ladies are undefeated winning 17 games straight.

UL Lafayette Basketball Players Suspended Indefinitely For Breaking Team Rules

Two UL Lafayette athletes no longer have basketball scholarships.

Former Lafayette Businessman Lawmaker Louis Michot Dies

Former state lawmaker Louis Michot has died. The 89 year old was well known as a businessman lawmaker and all around good person.

Governor Jindal Working On Explanation Of New Plan To Make Louisiana Schools Better

With the start of the 2012 session just days away Governor Jindal is working quickly to explain his plan on how to make Louisiana schools better.

Iberia Parish Deputies Make Drug Bust Of 14 Pounds Of Weed

In Iberia parish deputies say they pulled 14 pounds of weed off the streets. They say most of it was found at a trailer on Nico Town Road.