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U.S. Open Started Yesterday

This year's huge golf tournament includes three Louisiana guys. Former UL Ragin Cajun and Lafayette resident Michael Smith, David Toms who is a former LSU Tiger, and Heath Slocum.

Lawyer Give Two Lucky Students Scholarships

Paying for college just got easier for two local high school students. Both students received a $10,000 scholarship. Taylor Romero is from Westgate High School and Trevor Duhon is from Erath High School.

The Circus Is Coming To the Cajundome

The Ringling Brothers Circus and the Ambassadors of Laughter showed up at the Lafayette Regional Library yesterday! They shared lots of laughs and read books.

Lawmakers Urged To Keep Funding For Cancer Screening and Education

Yesterday breast cancer advocates, survivors, and volunteers joined the Susan J. Komen Foundation to urge lawmakers not to cut funding for cancer screening and education.

Drought May Take the "Bang" Out of the 4th of July

Louisiana is under a statewide burn ban. Local distributors are hoping the burn ban will not dry up business.

Jambalaya Festival Association Feeds People In Joplin

Missouri tornado victims and recovery workers are being served Louisiana style comfort food.

Two Immates Break Into Evidence Room

UDATED -- Robbing a police department is probably not a good idea. Two inmates and a jail employee are accused of doing just that. One inmate's mother said she knows her daugther did it.

A New Iberia Man Pleads Guilty To Murder

Yesterday, Ismael Viera pleaded guilty to second degree murder of a well-known orthodontist. Investigators said he killed Robert Shastaw back in December.

A Fight Leaves One Woman In the Hospital

A Lafayette woman is recovering from last night's crazy fight on the 200 block of Rubria. That is just off Willow between St. Antwon and University.

Thirty People Cited For Cockfighting Ring

Yesterday an alleged cockfighting ring was busted up in Sunset. The police chief there said its something he is not going to stand for. Police cited twenty-two adults and eight juveniles.