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Closures and late openings today

Schools are closed in all Acadiana Parishes. Most flights out of Lafayette Regional Airport are cancelled.

Dardenne vows to bring back Louisiana's tourism industry

Lieutenant Governor, Jay Dardenne is vowing to bring back Louisiana's tourism industry. Dardenne says revitalizing the industry is one of his top goals for 2011.

Blood donations needed

United Blood Services needs people for blood donations.  

Investigators need your help

Investigators are hoping someone will turn him in.   His name is Chase Richard.

Louisiana's Attorney General Buddy Caldwell says he is now a republican

Louisiana's Attorney General Buddy Caldwell says he is now a republican. The announcment came from the AG's office.

National Football Signing Day

UPDATED- Over a thousand fans came to see what the home team will be working with next year. Coach Hud introduced 29 new faces. Hud was hired less than two months ago and many are very impressed with how he recruited.

Schools closed due to weather

In case you have not heard all public schools in Acadia, Lafayette, St. Martin, St. Landry, Iberia and Vermillion Parishes will be closed today because of the wintry mix expected.As of right now, they will be back open Friday

Education and Health Care are two areas that could feel some significant cuts in the 2011 budget

Education and Health Care are two areas that could feel some significant cuts in the 2011 budget. But today State Treasurer, John Kennedy says those cuts may not be necessary at all.

The TSA says it has started testing a new and more modest body scanning system for our airports

The TSA says it has started testing a new and more modest body scanning system for our airports. Right now it is up and running at a few airports for a trial run.

Acadiana native and world famous artist George Rodrigue has joined the fight to save the Youngsville oak tree

Acadiana native and world famous artist George Rodrigue has joined the fight to save the Youngsville oak tree.