Louisiana Golden Gloves returns for 2015 championship at Hotel Acadiana

Louisiana’s top amateur boxers of all ages will converge on Acadiana from March 27-29 when the Ragin’ Cajun Amateur Boxing Club hosts the 2015 Louisiana Golden Gloves Championships at Hotel Acadiana.

Project Front Yard collects over 1,000 tons of bulk waste

The Lafayette Consolidated Government’s Public Works Department announced earlier this week that over one thousand tons of bulky waste was collected during the special waste pilot program.

Entrepreneurs, kids get ready for 5th annual Lemonade Day LA

 Children across Louisiana have the chance to start their own businesses.

Man feels $7 million better after get-well card lottery gift from dad

We've all gotten them, those sappy $1.99 get-well cards with the cutesy cartoon cat or a pile of flowers on the cover. It's the thought inside that counts, right?

Microsoft tells its contractors: You must give workers paid time off

Microsoft wants its security guards, janitors and cooks to have paid time off.

Seth Fontenot convicted of manslaughter and aggravated assault

The jury in the Seth Fontenot trial came to a decision yesterday evening, convicting Fontenot of manslaughter and aggravated assault.

California woman's alleged kidnapping a hoax, police call it 'wild goose chase'

The reported kidnapping of a Vallejo, California, woman for ransom this week was nothing but a hoax, police said.

Florida boy kills one brother, wounds another after food fight

A 13-year-old Florida boy killed his 6-year-old brother and wounded an older sibling following a food disagreement -- then committed suicide with the same gun, authorities said.

Louisiana LGBT couple shares their story for LA Loves Campaign

Marriage equality in Louisiana is an on-going battle in the court system. That's why two LGBT organizations have paired up to start the Louisiana Loves Campaign, which aims to associate some local faces with same-sex marriage.

Cajun basketball in full swing with tournament games tomorrow night

It's never happened before in UL athletic history. Both the men and women basketball teams are both playing in post season tournaments.