Quintylan Richard, 20, and Baylon Taylor, 19, are both in the Vermilion Parish Jail accused of shooting an off-duty Vermilion Parish Sheriff's Deputy who was cutting grass just south of Abbeville Monday afternoon.
Employees at Lafayette General Medical Center gathered this morning to celebrate recently being honored with the Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval, receiving the Disease-Specific Care Certification for Joint Replacement Hip and Knee.
A recent report by Forbes ranks Lafayette as the eighth best manufacturing city in the US in an analysis completed by New Geography. Lafayette moved up fourteen spots from it's 2013 rank, and the city is also the number one m
Lafayette is experiencing a boom in commercial development on the fast-growing south side of town. Ambassador Crossing, on the corner of Ambassador Caffery and Settlers Trace, is starting to take shape.