June 23, 2016 03:45 PM
The 3rd Circuit Court of Appeal has denied a writ filed by City Marshal Brian Pope seeking a review of the judgment handed down against him by District Court Judge Jules Edwards on March 24 ...
June 22, 2016 12:51 AM
Through an un-elected, largely unaccountable board called the Commerce & Industry Board, Louisiana is forgiving roughly $16.7 billion in local governments’ property tax revenue for a cost of about $535,000 per job created ...
June 21, 2016 01:57 PM
Louisiana’s U.S. senators know the best way to deal with gun violence in America: the Big Guy — and big bucks from the NRA ...
June 20, 2016 03:31 PM
The city-parish councilman held a press conference at City Hall Monday morning to announce that the Louisiana Board of Ethics had cleared him of any wrongdoing during his former employment with the district attorney’s office ...
June 14, 2016 03:22 PM
With the district attorney and consolidated government walking away with what amounts to a truce, the nagging issues of consolidation in Lafayette Parish will remain unresolved ...
June 14, 2016 11:55 AM
Members of local LGBT group encourage public to attend Orlando vigil Tuesday night at Parc Sans Souci ...
June 13, 2016 03:54 PM
It could, if successful, force LUS to stop making ILOT payments to LCG, which would represent a crippling hit to Lafayette Consolidated Government’s revenue stream in an era of plummeting sales tax collections ...
June 8, 2016 12:32 PM
The feinting and jabbing between District Attorney Keith Stutes and Lafayette Consolidated Government continued into another round Tuesday night. The haymakers fly next week ...
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 12:33 AM
The Council is likely to approve the ordinance stripping the funding from the district attorney’s office so that the issue of “consolidation” can finally be settled through the court system ...

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