May 31, 2017 10:05 AM
The 3rd Circuit Court of Appeal has sided with a lower court, the City-Parish Council and the civil service board regarding the 2012 termination of Corporal Scott Poiencot ...
May 24, 2017 04:28 PM
The 3rd Circuit ruling against Kendall Wiltz merely scratches the surface of long-running squabbles and dysfunction within the nonprofit ...
May 23, 2017 11:26 AM
Local government’s auditor clarifies legal distinction between “broke” and “bankrupt.” ...
May 23, 2017 10:38 AM
The heritage-not-hate crowd’s panties are in full bunch. They’ve directed their ire at Mitch Landrieu ...
May 18, 2017 10:57 AM
GOP co-sponsor with Dem Rep. Terry Landry to abolish death penalty says after casting deciding vote to kill it that he simply “wanted to get my message out” — that Louisiana isn’t executing enough people ...
May 15, 2017 04:53 PM
Roughly 4,000 households in unincorporated Lafayette Parish are past-due on their garbage-collection bills and face "an interruption in service." ...
May 15, 2017 11:55 AM
The massive vessel-assembly buildings and buzz of activity at Metal Shark’s Franklin shipyard are a sight to behold. But the way the company has diversified into military and major commercial contracts is the real story of its success ...
May 15, 2017 10:53 AM
Finds mayor accepted overtime pay exceeding council-set salary limit, can’t account for public money issued to him, improper payments to city legal team and more ...
May 15, 2017 12:06 AM
The April 29 tax votes demonstrated a disconnect between the city of Lafayette and the rest of the parish ...
May 12, 2017 09:57 AM
And after a Chase Tower rep attempted to bar them, members of Indivisible Acadiana were able to go to the congressman’s eighth-floor office and fill out constituent cards. Higgins was not in town at the time. (With videos) ...

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