Dec. 4, 2014 12:01 AM
State Rep. Simon Champagne has announced she will be vacating her District 49 seat to work for Youngsville’s new mayor ...
Dec. 3, 2014 12:20 AM
Lafayette City Marshal candidate Brian Pope was supposed to have filed his personal financial disclosure documents with the Louisiana Ethics Administration three days after qualifying ...
Nov. 26, 2014 06:11 PM
The fight to clean up Lafayette Parish could get some added ammunition with two ordinances up for votes Tuesday by the City-Parish Council targeting litter-bugs. The fight to clean up Lafayette Parish could get some added ammunition with two ordinances ...
Nov. 26, 2014 03:10 PM
With the airport tax coming up for a parishwide vote in about a week, the Broussard City Council and its mayor have come out in support of the proposal. Aviation consultant RS&H's rendering of Lafayette Regional's new terminal With ...
Nov. 25, 2014 06:45 PM
Signs that our state's banking industry is undergoing a downsizing in 2014 were further confirmed today with the FDIC's latest figures showing a third straight quarter in which Louisiana lost more banks and earned less money. Signs that our state's ...
Nov. 25, 2014 02:53 PM
State police say a 47-year-old Lafayette man, who collected more than $83,000 in disability benefits, is accused of operating two businesses out of his home at a time when he claimed he had no income. LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) - State police say a 47-year-old ...
Nov. 25, 2014 02:50 PM
After a convincing defeat at the polls on Nov. 4, Earl "Nickey" Picard has decided to let bygones be bygones with his former right-hand man Brian Pope, announcing his support for his former employee's runoff bid to become Lafayette's next city marshal. Earl ...
Nov. 21, 2014 06:57 PM
Thursday's explosion aboard an oil production platform in the Gulf of Mexico is now under investigation by the Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement. Jerrel "Bubba" Hancock Thursday's explosion aboard an oil production platform ...
Nov. 21, 2014 03:24 PM
Thinking himself the "son of God," the man charged with the 2013 killing of an officer of the Chitimacha Tribal Police will not stand trial following a ruling Thursday on his mental competency. Wilbert Thibodeaux Thinking himself ...
Nov. 20, 2014 03:40 PM
With a growing number of alleged sexual assault victims coming out against Bill Cosby in recent weeks, upcoming projects have been canned by NBC and Netflix, but that won't affect the once-loved comedian and actor's scheduled performance in Lafayette. With ...

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