One dead after gas well explosion in Maurice

UPDATED -- Authorities have identified that victim as Clarence Lehluh, 52, of Lafayette. Around 12:30 Thursday, officials were called out to the Hilcorp Energy facility.

Model T Ford Club of America shows off antique cars in Lafayette

Antique cars are turning heads all over Acadiana. That is because the Ford Model T Club of America is in Lafayette!

James Audubon Bridge set open sometime this year

The James Audubon Bridge will link Point Coupee and West Feliciana Parishes. Most of the construction is wrapping up but there is still no date set for the bridge to open.

Lafayette police investigate a Friday morning car crash

Lafayette police said they are investigating an early morning car crash that left someone in critical condition. It happened around 1:30 Friday morning on Acadiana Mall Circle.

Tornado Watch Till 6pm

 — A Tornado Watch is in effect till 6pm today...Damaging winds, frequent ligthning, large hail and isolated Tornadoes are possible.

Two locked up for allegedly robbing a woman

Dwayne Demowshay, 21 and Skylor Sinegal, 23, both of Carencro are locked up for allegedly robbing a woman in broad daylight. Police said around 1:00  at the intersection of Ambassador Caffery and West Willow Street.

One Louisiana group wants to see your trashy photos!

Keep Louisiana Beautiful is asking everyone to whip out their cameras when they see trash and post those pics to the organizations Facebook page. The group said each week they select the best of the worst and hand out a prize.

Exotic fish causes concern

An exotic fish spotted on the Louisiana coast is causing concern for the Department of Wildlife and Fisheries. It is the Red Lionfish. Although beautiful, it has a stinging touch.

What's next for Lafayette Housing Authority?

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has made it official. They will be taking over the troubled agency. It's former leaders were accused of mismanagement and misusing funds.

Louisiana lawmakers wants to raise the price of cigarettes

Louisiana lawmakers are hoping to up the price of cigarettes to help fund state health care. Advocates and lawmakers gathered on the steps of the capitol to show support for a bill that would increase the tobacco tax by 70 cents.