Abbeville Woman Dies In Shed

The woman died after fire destroyed the 12 by 16 foot storage shed she was living in. After fire fighters put out the blaze, they discovered the body of Marilyn Durke, 54.

Two People Arrested For Weed Posession

Tonya Bodin and Benjamin Bodin arrested after narcotics agents discovered a marijuana growing operation in Breaux Bridge. Tonya was busted at the house on North Berard Street and Benjamin turned himself in.

Nike Pre-Packaged Sandwiches Are Recalled

Department Of Health & Hospital said Landshire has recalled more than 17,000 of its All American and Super Po-Boy sandwiches. The company fears the sandwiches could be contamnated with listeria.

UL Lafayette Student Will Represent Louisiana In Miss USA Pageant

Erin Edmiston was crowned Miss Louisiana USA on Saturday! Edmiston is also a former Miss University of Louisiana. She will go to the 2012 Miss USA Pageant in Las Vegas.  

Lafayette Has A New, Young Author

Olivia Spallino is a new author and she is only 16 years old. Her new book, Flower Picker, is a coming of age story about life in Acadiana.

Sertoma Cajun Air Festival Took Place Over the Weekend

Acadiana welcomed back the Sertoma Cajun Air Festival. All weekend various types of planes took off from the Lafayette Regional Airport. This year's show included the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds!

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!