July 11, 2016 01:43 PM
Lafayette Parish needs more services and supports for individuals with mentally illness that deflect them from the criminal justice system and into appropriate interventions before they commit serious and sometimes violent crimes ...
July 7, 2016 11:29 AM
The village of Loreauville on the banks of Bayou Teche is the latest to receive a floating canoe and kayak launch as part of the Bayou Teche National Water Trail ...
July 1, 2016 11:12 AM
The Louisiana Legislature has been ideologically partisan, no doubt, but never more so than in a little-known resolution that was quietly passed in May ...
July 1, 2016 11:12 AM
The Legislature has forgotten its priorities and failed in its most fundamental obligation: to protect the well-being of the state and its citizens ...
June 10, 2016 01:41 PM
Once again, longtime American Press columnist emerges as voice of reason in debate over how to plug the state’s $600 million shortfall ...
June 10, 2016 12:33 AM
Freshman councilwoman turning a bright idea into reality with safe space for online-sales exchanges ...
June 7, 2016 11:53 AM
It’s feel-good Tea Party propaganda, folks, and it could pose a real risk to the fiscal health of LCG and the services it provides ...
June 7, 2016 11:21 AM
Lafayette deserves the best chief of police that can be found, whether black or white ...
June 1, 2016 11:05 AM
Can an ill-tempered, thrice-married billionaire dandy win the hearts of Louisiana evangelicals, much less rank-and-file voters? ...
June 1, 2016 10:53 AM
Reginald Thomas probably would have made a terrific top cop, but we’ll never know ...

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