The chief judge for the Western District of Louisiana has transferred at least 27 cases from U.S. District Judge Patricia Minaldi to another judge since late December ...
Jan. 20, 2017 11:44 AM
The Louisiana Department of Health says 17 health units in 16 mostly rural parishes that serve the poor, disabled and elderly could be shuttered if the state House Republican leader’s plan to levy $ ...
Jan. 20, 2017 12:37 AM
Racist social media comments by a co-owner of a white, family-run business in the heart of a black neighborhood on Lafayette’s northside lead to calls for a boycott ...
Jan. 19, 2017 03:54 PM
On the heels of the embattled lawman’s civil saga with The Independent concluding, the criminal case against Pope gets under way ...
Jan. 18, 2017 05:54 PM
FIL announces a spate of new and returning corporate sponsors for this year’s event ...
Jan. 18, 2017 04:48 PM
The state is set to collect $18 million as part of the federal government’s settlement with Volkswagen over the auto maker’s emissions scandal ...
Jan. 18, 2017 03:29 PM
“God has answered our prayers. ... It’s like I’m in a dream.” ...
Jan. 17, 2017 05:12 PM
Full-time mommy/yoga instructor, allegations of fraudulent medical billing, Joe Castille. The race could be wild ...
Jan. 16, 2017 04:42 PM
"Oil companies have done irreparable damage to our homeland, our wetlands, our coast and the Atchafalaya Basin in flagrant violation of state and federal environmental laws." ...
Jan. 16, 2017 03:32 PM
A Downtown Lafayette watering hole has apologized for its “MLK Sunday Funday” promotion. It has yet to apologize for its awful graphic design sensibility ...