St. Martin Officer Is Arrested

A man in St. Martin Parish is now locked up in the same jail he used to guard. Freddie Abraham, 20, is accused of bringing marijuana into the St. Martin Parish Jail.

Almost Half of Louisiana Public Schools Are Failing

The Department of Education released their report cards for schools yesterday. According to state's new letter grade evaluation system, 44% of the schools received a 'D' or an 'F'.

More College Students Are Choosing UL Lafayette

For the fourth straight year, enrollment numbers are up. UL officials are trying to outpace the growth by building new facilities for students.

New Buses Around the Hub City Have Went Green

The Lafayette Transit Service has put five buses fueled by compressed natural gas on the streets. These eco friendly buses cost over $2 million but city leaders said fuel costs will go down as much as fifty percent.

UL To Honor Athletes In Hall of Fame

UL Lafayette has announced who will be inducted into the 2011 Athletic Hall of Fame.

Rockefeller Wildlife Refuge to Close Temporarily for Bridge Construction

The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) is advising all visitors to Rockefeller Wildlife Refuge that Price Lake Road, a primary access point for public outdoor recreation on the western end of the refuge, will be closed Oct.

Lafayette Police Need Help Catching A Cigarette Bandit

This is a surveillance photo from the Murphy station on Evangeline Thruway. This guy forced his way into a window and stole about $200 worth of cigarettes.

Negative Campaigning Can Be Good and Bad

Candidates are attacking their opponents' voting records and stances on popular issues. But one political analyst said it is fairly normal to see this kind of campaign especially among two candidates from the same party.

Superdome Gets A New Name

The Louisiana Superdome and the site of Super bowl 2013 is now the Mercedes Benz Superdome. This is the first time the place has been called anything different.

Upgrade To New iPhone

Apple finally unveils the newest version of its best selling iPhone. It is an update but not an overhaul. Among other things the iPhone 4S will run faster and come with an upgraded camera with more megapixel.