Photo released of afternoon bank robbery suspect

On September 16, 2011, at approximately 3:48 pm, Lafayette Police responded to 4310 Johnston Street regarding an armed robbery.

Beware of IRS Scams

The Internal Revenue Services is warning everyone especially the elderly and low income filing taxpayers. The scammers charge unsuspecting taxpayers in advance for preparing their tax return and promising money coming back.

Louisiana Reportedly Paid Millions In Fake Unemployment Claims

A federal report to curb government fraud, waste, and abuse stated Louisiana paid $497 million in bogus unemployment claims. That is just in the past three years.

Wildlife and Fisheries Starts Million Dollar Project On Eunice City Lake

Eunice residents will soon be enjoying a pristine wildlife habitat and city lake.

Changes May Be In the Works For Moss Street Post Office

The US Postal Service may stop mail processing and distribution operations at the Moss Street Post Office in Lafayette.

Iconic Acadiana Restaurant Gets New Name and Owners

Mulate's has a new owner and will now be called Pont Breaux's Cajun Restaurant. New Orleans' will be the only home to Mulate's.

FOX GOES GREEN FOR RED CARPET ARRIVALS OF THE “63RD PRIMETIME EMMY® AWARDS”

FOX, in partnership with the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, will bring clean energy to the 63RD PRIMETIME EMMY® AWARDS airing live Sunday, Sept. 18 (8:00-11:00 PM ET live/5:00-8:00 PM PT live) on FOX.

Statements Can Be Used In Serial Killer's Trial

A district judge said statements made by suspected serial killer, Jeffrey Guillory, can be used at his trial next week.

New Crime Fighting Tools For Lafayette Police Department

Yesterday Acadian Ambulance and Acadian Monitoring Services donated some surveillance equipment that will help Lafayette's PD crack down on crime. What makes the tool even better is that it is portable.

BP Gets Blame For Oil Rig Explosion

A federal report largely blames BP for the oil rig explosion that killed eleven workers and caused the worst oil spill in U.S. history.