Two arrested for using counterfeit checks at grocery store

On January 13, 2011, the St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office requested assistance from the public in identifying a suspect who cashed two counterfeit Fed Ex payroll checks at the Piggly Wiggly Supermarket in Cecilia.

Allegiant Airlines Announces Non-Stop Service To Nevada

The planes are set to start taking off in early November. The service will be offered twice each week with fares as low as $90 right now. Allegiant said the Acadiana-Las Vegas connection is a perfect fit!

Sheriff of Lafayette Parish Wants To Be Re-Elected

"The games not over. We're sort of right in the middle of the game," said Mike Neustrom. Neustrom said he will be running for re-election.

An Acadiana Native Is Going Pro!

Mikie Mahtook, a former LSU Tiger signed a $1.15 million dollar deal with the Tampa Bay Rays late Monday night.

Suspect At Large Allegedly Robbed Woman and Stole Her Car

Lafayette Police believe this guy shoved a lady out of her vehicle last wednesday night and then drove off with it! Police found the car several hours later but are still looking for the man who ditched it.

Louisiana Rolls Out Over 200 New Laws

These are some of the new laws that became effective yesterday. Sex offenders cannot use social media sites like Facebook and Myspace. Two way video screens are now allowed in the front seat of cars.

Children In Lafayette Went Back In School Yesterday

Summer is over, the children are back in school and morning traffic has increased. The school buses were back to business as well and just like the kids, the drivers are getting into the swing of things too!

Secretary of State's Office Continued Troubles Over Voter Registration

The Secretary of State's office is fighting a lawsuit over voter registration. The Department of Justice said Louisiana is not doing all they can to get people with special assistance such as Medicare to vote.

Field of Dreams For Sale

The Field of Dreams field is up for sale! The owners said they are ready to retire. Millions of baseball fans have made the pilgrimage to this Iowa landmark but no one wants to buy it.

Superdome Draws Big Crowd For Saints' First Pre-Season Game

On Friday, a crowd gathered outside the newly renovated Superdome for the first pre-season game of the year against the San Francisco 49ers.