Feb. 8, 2017 01:42 PM
Supporters of an ambitious plan to convert an abandoned hospital in Arnaudville into a French Immersion campus are celebrating today — and have inched closer to making their plan a reality ...
Feb. 8, 2017 11:33 AM
The governor is once again in the nation's capital to rally Congress and the Trump administration for an additional $2 billion in financial relief from the March and August 2016 floods ...
Feb. 8, 2017 11:00 AM
New York Times Magazine contributor Nathaniel Rich's exquisitely reported and deeply sourced story about the suspicious 2014 death of Victor White III in the back of an Iberia Parish Sheriff's vehicle is long-form journalism at its best ...
Feb. 7, 2017 04:10 PM
In vine-chocked stands of trees and the weedy margins of cane fields in West Baton Rouge Parish, genealogist Debbie Martin plies her avocation: finding the forgotten black cemeteries lost to neglect and time ...
Feb. 7, 2017 11:41 AM
Parishioners inside Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church Monday were unharmed when a motorist police say was intoxicated slammed into the church's front doors ...
Feb. 6, 2017 04:58 PM
Lafayette Consolidated Government convinced Facebook to force Lafayette City Government to change its name, but in its fight with the satirical version of itself managed to bring fake LCG to wider attention ...
Feb. 6, 2017 04:29 PM
The popular story tells of a pair of brothers who fed striking streetcar workers they referred to as "poor boys" in the late 1920s. Popular doesn't necessarily mean historically accurate ...
Feb. 6, 2017 02:27 PM
A class action lawsuit was filed Monday in state court in Baton Rouge, accusing the state of mismanaging the public defender program designed to provide adequate legal defense for poor and indigent defendants ...
Feb. 3, 2017 03:00 PM
UL announced 15 faculty and students from hail from countries singled out in the travel ban ...
Feb. 2, 2017 05:01 PM
The “Lafayette City Government” page holds our fair city up to a mirror. Sometimes the reflection is disturbingly, depressingly accurate ...