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Jindal speaks out about allegations surrounding his wife's charity

Governor Bobby Jindal is taking some time out to talk about allegations surrounding his wife's charity. An article in the New York Times tries to connect Governor Jindal with Supriya Jindal's Whiteboard Foundation.

New system to inform the public of prison escape

The Department of Corrections has a new system to let people know if there is ever an escape. The system comes from Firstcall Emergency Notification. They are based in Baton Rouge.

Safety concerns for parades this weekend

The Lafayette Police Department have some concerns about Mardi Gras parades this weekend.  The first big problem according to police are the barricades.

Undercover prostitution investigation has three people locked up

In Iberia Parish, an undercover prostitution investigation has three people locked up. Allen Peterson is charged with promoting prostituion. While Tangela Sim Mawh and John O'neal are charged with prostitution.

Iberia Sheriff's Office needs your help

In Iberia Parish, deputies want  44 year old, John Mitchell, locked up after he is thought to have stolen $10,000 worth of metal and electric motors.

Louisiana represented on Wall Street

Louisiana was represented on Wall Street yesterday morning from Jackson Square in New Orleans.

Roemer looks into a potential run for the White House

Former Louisiana Governor, Buddy Roemer said, he has formed an exploratory committee to look into a potential run for the White House. Roemer made the announcement this afternoon at his office in Baton Rouge.

Three volunteer commissioners will not be reinstated to Lafayette Housing Authority

Three volunteer commissioners kicked out of Lafayette Housing Authority lost an appeal to come back to work. The five to three vote was made at Tuesday night's City Parish Council Meeting.

Current city parish charter will be amended

The Charter Commission went as far as to draft a city charter and a parish charter. In a five to four vote earlier this week, they decided to amend the current city parish charter instead.

Election to be held for open seat in the State House of Representatives

Voters in Cameron and parts of Vermillion Parishes go to the polls at the end of April to fill an open seat in the State House of Representatives. The spot will open up after State Representative Johnathon Perry resigns.