State Seizes Casino Winnings From Deadbeat Parents

The state has been seizing money from parents who gamble but do not pay their child support.

Scott Police Department Wants To Stuff Stocking With Gun Locks

Today officers will be handing out fifty gun locks for free. Gun locks can be picked up at headquarters from 8:00am until 4:30pm.

Lafayette Parish Gets New Superintendent of Schools

Dr. Pat Cooper will be taking over the reigns. Cooper is a long time school administrator who has been recognized for reducing the achievement gap in high poverty school districts.

Lafayette's Biggest Promoter Ready To Retire

Gerald Breaux, Executive Director for the Lafayette Convention and Visitors Commision, said he will pass the torch on to someone else in June.

Local Stores Benefit From Ragin Cajuns Success

Tickets are not the only things getting scooped up quickly. Local stores said Ragin Cajun gear is flying of the shelves. Shirts, hats, and jackets are going fast!

Gas and Oil Leases In Gulf of Mexico Up For Grabs

The U.S. government said it will sell oil and gas leases covering more than 21 million acres in the gulf of Mexico. Those leases could eventually lead to the production of hundreds of millions of barrels of oil.

Former Contract Worker Sues Lafayette Housing Authority

Beatrice Wilson also known as Porsha Evans, a radio personality said she should get nearly $27,000 from  Lafayette Housing Authority Wilson said she did not get a 30 day notice before she was fired!

Lafayette Sheriff's Office Searches For Acadiana's Most Wanted Deadbeat Dad

Yesterday the Lafayette Sheriff's Office spent the day arresting deadbeat dads. They arrested five men and cleared ten. Carl Breaux, 51, allegedly owes over $100,000 dollars in back child support!

Tolls May Be In the Works For I-49 through Lafayette

A consulting firm said I-49 through Lafayette could be a reality with tolls.

25th Annual Food Net Drive Kicked Off Yesterday At Cajundome

For years the community has been supporting the Greater Acadiana Food Bank which is also known as Food Net .