Price of catfish going up

The price of US farm raised catfish is going up. According to the Wall Street Journal, that is because farmers are having to pay double to feed them.

Price of crawfish levels off just in time for Good Friday

This season got off to a slow start and the recent cool nights sent the price soaring.

Ford F-150 recall

The auto giant is expanding its recall of the Ford F-150's They said 1.2 million of them may have airbags that could deploy without warning and hurt you! The recall covers model years 2004 through 2006.

Fatal wreck happened in Broussard yesterday morning

Police said around 10:30 a Dodge truck was trying to turn off US 90 and a cement truck did not stop in time and plowed straight into it. A passenger in the Dodge truck was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police believe drugs are behind an overnight shooting

Crowley police said around 9:00pm Wednesday night on the 200 block of North Avenue Brandon Comeaux, 32, was shot in the head and thigh. Comeaux is in critical condition as of last night.

Lafayette police crack down on underage drinking!

Investigators said their undercover agent was able to buy liquor from these stores because the clerks never asked for an ID! A total of 33 stores were checked during this undercover buy operation.

Louisiana's district lines have been redrawn but the new map still has not been finalized

The U.S. Department of Justice has to ok it before it becomes official. Although both the House and Senate approved the final map, members of the Black Caucus said it is illegal!

With the final days to file taxes, comes all sorts of freebies

Today Arby's is serving up free french fries with a coupon printed from their website. On Monday, Chili's will give a free appetizer or dessert with a coupon on facebook.

The Special Session is done and the district lines are set!

After more than three weeks of fireworks lawmakers were able to reach an agreement on how to redraw Louisiana's Congressional map. The map decreases the number of districts in the state from seven to six.

The one year anniversary of the worst oil spill in history approaches

According to state leaders there is still so much to do. Senator Mary Landrieu announced almost two million dollars is coming to the state from a grant from the Department of Commerce.