UL band presents award to university president

Although the University of Louisiana-Lafayette  football team has had a tough time on the field this year, the UL pride of Acadiana marching band has had a great season.

Authorities crack down on underage drinking

On Saturday, November 20, 2010, the Lafayette Police Department’s Youth Services Section conducted an underage alcohol possession operation within the City of Lafayette.

Checkpoint nets 7 drunken drivers

During the course of the operation 895 vehicles passed through the checkpoint located in the 2300 block of Johnston Street. Of those vehicles, 17 drivers were stopped for secondary testing.

New business creating jobs

A new Louisiana business in Zachary is expected to create about 60 new direct jobs within the year and even more than that over time.

Glee tops charts with "Teenage Dream"

The music from FOX’s smash hit Glee has reached another amazing milestone this week with their rendition of Katy Perry’s “Teenage Dream” debuting at #1 in digital track sales.

Rams ready for round 2

Several area high school football teams are fighting for one more game that will hopefully lead to the New Orleans Superdome and the state finals.

Alleged shooter caught by police

On Wednesday, Detectives with the Lafayette Police Department arrested 23-year-old Jeremy Lee White without incident and charged him with attempted 1st degree murder.

Panel concludes BP missed warning signs

A panel investigating the oil rig explosion in the Gulf concluded that BP ignored or missed warning signs.

Meth lab discovered in apartment

On Wednesday at approximately 2:41 am, Lafayette Police responded to an apartment in the 400 block of Guilbeau Road regarding a suspicious circumstance. Officers were advised that illegal drug activity was taking place inside of an apartment.

Man arrested for scamming BP

A St. Bernard Parish man is behind bars after officials say he scammed BP.