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Firm recalls salad kit sold at Sam's Club due to listeria concern

APPA Fine Foods, a Corona, Calif. establishment, is recalling approximately 92,657 pounds of fully cooked chicken Caesar salad kit products due to concerns about possible Listeria monocytogenes (Lm) contamination, the U.S.

DOJ files discrimination lawsuit against Louisiana Crane

The Justice Department announced today the filing of a lawsuit with the Executive Office for Immigration Review against Louisiana Crane Company LLC (Louisiana Crane), which is headquartered in Eunice, Louisiana.

Police arrest 7 teens, 1 adult for Bayou Vista burglaries

Eight young people are now in the St. Mary Parish jail for breaking into homes in Bayou Vista.

LSU students react to beauty product that could prevent sexual assault

You're out at a bar or club with a group of girlfriends, you turn your head, only for a moment, to say hi to someone...and sadly that's all the time it takes for your drink to be spiked with a date rape drug.

Coach Hud Says Team is Finishing Up the Details

Louisiana Ragin' Cajun head Football Coach Mark Hudspeth say's he's fired up and he is ready!

UL Initiates Zero Waste Campaign to Reduce Tailgating Litter

When the University of Louisiana kicks off its fall football season Saturday, it will also start a new push to reduce waste.

U.S. Representative Boustany Says VA Clinics Are In Planning Stage

The Veterans Affairs clinic has been hot topic for discussion for quite sometime now, and it continues finally on a positive note with the President signing off on the clinics just a few weeks ago.

UL's "Wear Red Day" tomorrow

Tomorrow is Wear Red Day on UL's campus and throughout the community where everyone is encouraged to wear red clothing showing support for the Ragin' Cajuns beofre their big game on Saturday.  Wear Red Day has been on campus for de

Local boy gets surprise of a lifetime from Coach Hud before season begins

Twelve year old Timothy Cotton has always had a love for the gridiron and the game.  His passion comes from his late father, Kenyon Cotton, who played for the Ragin' Cajuns from 1992 through 1996.

La Place de Vie new courtyard at Lafayette General has special meaning

Lafayette General has finally begun construction of La Place de Vie next to the main entrance of the hospital.