June 9, 2017 10:45 AM
For June, the Cane Fire Film Series screens the British period piece, “A Quiet Passion,” on Monday, June 12 beginning at 7:30 p.m. at the Acadiana Center for the Arts in Downtown Lafayette ...
June 9, 2017 09:46 AM
Speaker Taylor Barras and House Appropriations chair Cameron Henry combined to block Rep. Walt Leger's attempt to force a vote on the Senate version of HB1 in the final hour of the regular session on Thursday afternoon ...
June 8, 2017 02:03 PM
A budget compromise offered on Thursday morning by Speaker Taylor Barras to Senate leaders offers hope for a budget agreement but it remains to be seen as to whether Barras can deliver the votes in his chamber to get the deal done ...
June 8, 2017 11:15 AM
Strange Theories is an Indie Rock group from Lafayette with influences such as Kings of Leon, The 1975, and Arctic Monkeys, as well as covering Classic Rock. Show starts at 11 p.m. at the Greenroom. No Cover ...
June 8, 2017 11:02 AM
SB16 provides a pathway to possible parole for all juveniles who were sentenced to life without the possibility of parole and will allow state prosecutors to continue to pursue life sentences for juveniles charge with first degree murder ...
June 8, 2017 08:04 AM
Are the developmental stars finally aligning for the long blighted intersection? ...
The House approved, 90-1, Senate amendments to House Bill 688 by Rep. Vincent Pierre, D-Lafayette, preventing Louisiana’s public colleges and universities, with a couple of exceptions, from inquiring about a prospective student’s criminal history ...
June 7, 2017 01:40 PM
Readers weigh in on Confederate monuments, LSMSA name change, Clay Higgins and breaking up the 15th Judicial District ...
June 7, 2017 01:29 PM
LPD responded to a May 23 break-in at the construction site of Dat Dog on Jefferson Street but did not publicly release information on the incident ...
June 7, 2017 11:16 AM
With no progress reported on budget negotiations between the chambers, House and Senate members worked through bills and resolutions on their respective agendas on the penultimate day of the 2017 Regular Session ...

ICYMI:

Introducing The Current