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Senator Vitter Says I-49 South Project Moving In Right Direction

I-49 South has been a project that has received much thought and discussion over the last few months but the details on how to get it done are far from over.

Coach Hud Looking to Press Right Buttons

You know it's a football home game for Louisiana's Ragin Cajuns when you drive near Cajun Field and see all the tents that have poped up everywhere.

Lafayette man arrested on home invasion

A Lafayette man is in jail for invading a woman’s home. Chief of Police Jim Craft says Korey Brown, 29, threatened a female victim and struck her multiple times.

Ragin Cajun linebacker suspended after arrest

UL Lafayette has suspended Ragin Cajuns linebacker Chris Hill indefinitely following his arrest on domestic abuse battery charges.

Lafayette man arrested for shooting at driver after crash on Basin Bridge

Following an afternoon crash, shooting, and brief vehicle pursuit, Troopers from Louisiana State Police Troop I have arrested 29 year old, Cahafer Benjamin from Lafayette, LA.

Baton Rouge man reflects on "Hocus Pocus" role

You've probably already seen the movie Hocus Pocus playing on cable. For many - the movie is a cult classic.

Good Times with Herman Fuselier

THE LATIN FESTIVAL RETURNS TO DOWNTOWN LAFAYETTE. BACH LUNCH KICKS OFF. AND BANDS GATHER FOR THE KBON FESTIVAL THESE ARE THE GOOD TIMES GOING ON THIS WEEKEND. 

Amite residents shocked by police officer's arrest

Residents of the small town of Amite are in disbelief by the allegations against of their very own. Police officer Grant Carruth is in jail facing kidnapping, sexual assault, rape, and theft charges.

Prosecutor Wants Death Penalty for Deputy Bares Shooters

Friends and family are still mourning the death that took place back on June 23rd, when Deputy Allen Bares Jr. was gunned down while off duty cutting grass in Abbeville. Bares was a 12 year veteran law enforcemnt officer, now he's dead.

Passion is Key for Cajuns

It's time for some old fashioned Saturday football along with great tailgating at Cajun Field. It's been a month since the Ragin' Cajun's have played a home game and the fans are ready and so are the players.