Jan. 28, 2015 07:19 AM
The Louisiana Board of Ethics has charged Rina Tikia, a former insurance consultant for the Lafayette Parish School Board, for giving a board member tickets to a New Orleans Saints game ...
Jan. 21, 2015 11:58 AM
The amount a candidate receives in donations is typically a good indicator of how things will pan out come election day ...
Jan. 20, 2015 05:47 AM
Now in control of both houses of Congress, Republicans are following through on promises to address problems with the Affordable Care Act, starting with a bill aimed at “helping” America’s workforce. But the issue is not that simple ...
Jan. 15, 2015 03:03 PM
The federal Curious Goods conspiracy case came to close once and for all Thursday with the sentencing of Lafayette criminal defense attorney Daniel Stanford ...
Jan. 12, 2015 09:36 AM
The haze from all the Kumbaya around the campfire vibes still hover thick over LPSB’s seven freshly seated members, but even though it’s been less than a month, they’ve also been busy making big decisions ...
Jan. 9, 2015 10:44 AM
Mulling a run for sheriff, the police chief disputes a recent blog citing Lafayette as a main contributor to Louisiana's ranking as the nation’s fifth most dangerous state ...
Jan. 2, 2015 01:42 PM
The last three years in Lafayette Parish have proven a difficult and tired road for longtime education advocates like Greg Davis, whose hard-fought efforts finally hit a brick wall as 2014 came to a close ...
Dec. 19, 2014 02:03 PM
It was Sunday, May 25, when J. Clay LeJeune and his wife Mitzi Mayeaux were about to sit down for a meal with their teenage daughter, but that meal would never be eaten thanks to a surprise visit by the Crowley PD ...
Dec. 19, 2014 09:42 AM
From the frustration over the police killings of Michael Brown and Eric Garner and subsequent grand jury decisions clearing the involved officers, there’s a growing voice rising up throughout this country in protest of America’s police forces ...
Dec. 17, 2014 03:18 PM
It wasn’t long ago when Don Cravins Sr. — a former state senator and soon-to-be former mayor of Opelousas — stood before a crowd inside the Clifton Chenier Center and defended his political ethics ...

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