Woman Ditches Her Kid At Rice Festival

Tiffany Comeaux from Crowley is charged with one count of child desertion. Police said she left her two year old unattended at the festival for hours. Comeaux left to a vendor booth and just never came back.

Lawmakers Fight For Money Owed To Shrimpers

Louisiana lawmakers are fighting to get local shrimpers the money they were promised after the BP oil spill.

BP Will Drill Again

UPDATED -- BP will be allowed to drill a new deep water well in the Gulf of Mexico. The new spot will be about two hundred and fifty miles south of Lafayette in six thousand foot deep water

CSI Inspection Donates To Local Foundation

The CSI Inspection Company was one of the 400 exhibits at the Cajundome and Convention Center at the LAGCO. The CSI Inspection Company brought in a pink truck to help raise money for breast cancer and finding a cure!

Magee Is Captured After Two Week Rampage

Police ended Conda Magee's rampage by shooting him. Police found Magee hiding out in a trailer in Pike County, Mississippi. Magee first slipped away from deputies in Washington Parish.

Bank Robber Captured

UPDATED -- Brian Keith Soileau led police on a high speed chase and crashed his car. After the crash, Soileau was loaded up into a medical chopper.

“THE X FACTOR” AND VERIZON ANNOUNCE FIRST-EVER VOTING VIA TWITTER FOR A TELEVISION SERIES"

Tonight, Syco Television, FremantleMedia and FOX announced a partnership with Twitter to allow fans – for the first time in television – to cast votes for their favorite finalists on THE X FACTOR via Twitter; and fans also can vote

Schools Go On Lock Down After Bank Robbery

In Evangeline Parish, eight schools went into lock-down yesterday after a bank robbery. The suspect is an escaped inmate, Brian Keith Soileau, has been on the run since October 13th.

Murder-Suicide Victims Identified

The St. Landry Parish Sheriffs Office said a Kathleen Clark was shot in the head by a Russell Clark on LA 103 just before he turned the gun on himself.

Eunice Police Bust Man For Drug Possession

Police said they pulled Dana Fontenot over for speeding and soon realized his license was suspended. Police arrested Fontenot Friday and on Saturday caught him driving again.