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Carencro Man Arrested for Making Threats against the Carencro Chief of Police

A 40-year-old man, Terrance Simmons, was arrested on a charge of public intimidation. Simmons allegedly called the Carencro Police Department and made threats against Police Chief David Anderson on ...Read more

A 40-year-old man, Terrance Simmons, was arrested on a charge of public intimidation. Simmons allegedly called the Carencro Police Department and made threats against Police Chief David Anderson on a recorded message. Simmons was arrested on Friday

Daniel Cormier Defends His Title Saturday

Lafayette-native Daniel Cormier will defend his UFC Heavyweight Title against former champion, Stipe Miocic this Saturday night.   Cormier won the title when he knocked out Miocic in their ...Read more

Lafayette-native Daniel Cormier will defend his UFC Heavyweight Title against former champion, Stipe Miocic this Saturday night. Cormier won the title when he knocked out Miocic in their first bout. “D.C.” joined Stephan Crowder for an interview

2019 Election Cycle Shapes Up For Acadia Parish

Qualifying finished this past Thursday for the October 12th elections. Besides statewide offices up for grabs, Acadia Parish will be electing its parish-wide offices in the 2019 cycle. Sheriff K.P. ...Read more

Qualifying finished this past Thursday for the October 12th elections. Besides statewide offices up for grabs, Acadia Parish will be electing its parish-wide offices in the 2019 cycle. Sheriff K.P. Gibson, Accessor Jim “Jimbo” Pettijean, and Coroner

Lafayette’s Inaugural Sno-Ball Festival

Lafayette’s first-ever sno-ball festival, “Downtown Cooldown” is Saturday, August 10th from 4 pm – 8 pm! The downtown Sno-Ball Festival will be a wonderful and FREE, ...Read more

Lafayette’s first-ever sno-ball festival, “Downtown Cooldown” is Saturday, August 10th from 4 pm – 8 pm! Downtown Lafayette The downtown Sno-Ball Festival will be a wonderful and FREE, family-friendly event in Parc Sans Souci.  Activities include a

Watch These Grannies Check Skydiving Off Their Bucket List

Check out this video of two 78-year-old grannies checking skydiving off of their bucket list.  In a funny video with Inside Edition, Beverly Mylek said, “Well first of all, I had a suit on that ...Read more

Check out this video of two 78-year-old grannies checking skydiving off of their bucket list.  In a funny video with Inside Edition, Beverly Mylek said, “Well first of all, I had a suit on that was too

Survey: Most Kids Want More Activity Time with Their Parents

A survey commissioned by Red Robin and One Poll revealed that 73% of kids between 6 and 17 years old say they want more opportunities to hang out with their family. The survey revealed the top ...Read more

A survey commissioned by Red Robin and One Poll revealed that 73% of kids between 6 and 17 years old say they want more opportunities to hang out with their family. The survey revealed the top activities

Back-to-School Spending Is On The Rise

It’s Back-to-School time in Acadiana! With the exception of Evangeline, St. Martin and Lafayette parishes, most students in the area have already made it back to the classroom. (As of Friday, ...Read more

It’s Back-to-School time in Acadiana! With the exception of Evangeline, St. Martin and Lafayette parishes, most students in the area have already made it back to the classroom. (As of Friday, August 9th) With kids headed back

San Francisco Permits Testing of Delivery Robots

San Francisco has permitted the on-demand delivery company, Postmates, to test it’s automated delivery robots on sidewalks throughout the city. The permits are only active for 180 days, but ...Read more

San Francisco has permitted the on-demand delivery company, Postmates, to test it’s automated delivery robots on sidewalks throughout the city. Serve.Postmates.com The permits are only active for 180 days, but they will allow for Postmates to deploy

National CBD Day Celebrated Today

Today is National CBD Day. What is CBD? According to health.com CBD, short for cannabidiol, is a chemical compound from the cannabis plant. It’s a naturally occurring substance that’s ...Read more

Today is National CBD Day. What is CBD? According to health.com CBD, short for cannabidiol, is a chemical compound from the cannabis plant. It’s a naturally occurring substance that’s used in products like oils and edibles to

Acadia Parish Sheriff’s Office Launches Campaign To Combat Texting and Driving

The Acadia Parish Sheriff’s Office has teamed up with the Acadia Parish School Board to combat texting and driving with the “It Can Wait” initiative. The initiative places wrecked ...Read more

The Acadia Parish Sheriff’s Office has teamed up with the Acadia Parish School Board to combat texting and driving with the “It Can Wait” initiative. Acadia Parish Sheriff’s Office / Facebook.com The initiative places wrecked vehicles at