Badon Will Not Seek Re-Election

State Representative Bobby Badon the lawmaker from District 39 said he is calling it quits after prayer and deep discussions with his friends and family. Badon also wants to focus on his business.

Reviving Eunice City Lake

The Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Foundation (LWFF) in cooperation with the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) and the City of Eunice plan to launch a project to rehabilitate Eunice City Lake after a Union Pacific Railroad

Two People Arrested For Violent Home Invasion

In May of this year  investigators said  Allen Matt and Drakeeno Mitchell broke into a man's home, pulled him out of his bed, and duct taped his hands and feet.

Burlington Coat Factory Will Replace Old Super Kmart

The old Super Kmart building on the corner of Ambassador Caffery and Ridge Road is going to become a Burlington Coat Factory. Construction crews are working hard to get it looking right again.

Swamp People To Hold Another Casting Call

Auditions were held for the third season of Swamp People all day yesterday in Lafayette.

Excessive Heat Warning Today

An excessive Heat Advisory is in effect for the entire area today. Dangerous heat starting this morning and lasting several hours during peak times. Afternoon high temperatures will be in the upper 90's but will feel like 105 -114 degrees.

Donate Old Suits For A Good Cause

The Department of Public Safety and Corrections and a Louisiana ministry are teaming up with Men's Wearhouse to hold their annual suit drive.

New Program To Help Families Get Child Support Payments

The Department of Children and Family Services said more than nine thousand people who have filed a claim with BP owe back child support.

New Iberia Teen Wins Baton Rouge Idol

Katelyn Stelly,18, beat out twelve of Baton Rouge's best at Baton Rouge Idol Saturday. Now it is time for the New Iberia native to take on Houston and the Idol judges for the second time.

Swamp People's Producers Are Looking For People

The History Channel is holding an open casting call in Lafayette today! Swamp People's producers are looking gator hunters and anyone who calls the swamp home.