"Food for Families" a success

It's been a tradition for 24 years, the annual Food Net "Food for Families" drive that took place Wednesday.

Officials looking for alleged credit card thieves

On October 21, 2010, suspects who are believed to be responsible for a car burglary in the 1000 block of Robley Drive, were taped using credit cards stolen from that incident.

Child involved in bus wreck dies from injuries

A child that was severly hurt in a bus wreck last Friday is confirmed dead. It happened after a school bus was rear-ended by an 18-wheeler in Port Barry.

Hunting accident kills 1

Law enforcement was busy over the weekend in south Louisiana. A 41-year-old Lake Charles man was killed while hunting near the town of Singer.

Louisiana Board of Regents unveils new plan

On Thursday, the Louisiana Board of Regents met to unveil a new plan to make it easier for college students to transfer from a 2-year college to a university.

Woman fights off man in her apartment

On Friday at approximately 12:15 a.m., Lafayette Police responded to an apartment complex in the 300 block of West University Avenue regarding a burglary. A 27-year-old woman entered her apartment and was attacked by a man w

Peeping Tom arrested by police

On Friday at approximately 1:45 a.m.,  a 25-year-old female observed a man looking into her bedroom window in the 100 block of Crawford Street. The suspect, 56-year-old Paul A.

Police searching for 3 convenience store robbers

On Thursday at approximately 9:00 p.m., Lafayette Police responded to the convenience store in the 400 block of Ambassador Caffery Parkway regarding an armed robbery.

Cumberland residents want restrictions for new neighbors

Residents that live on Cumberland Road are trying to be the first to join a "neighborhood conservation district." 81-percent of those who live there signed a petition for a new ordinance that would set restrictions for people moving i

Military mom fired for visiting injured soldier

The mother of an injured soldier is speaking out after she says she was fired for taking time off to be with her son.