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LEF Teacher Spotlight: Debbie Reed

Our latest finalist for the LEF Teacher Awards is a Southside High School English teacher who’s using the power of language to teach her students life lessons that they’ll carry into adulthood.

American Heart Association’s annual Go Red for Women luncheon

Today, the American Heart Association, the leading voluntary health organization devoted to a world of longer, healthier lives, announced the 2019 Acadiana Go Red for Women Luncheon. This premier event will be held at CajunDome Convention Center on Thursday, February 7th.

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LEF Teacher Spotlight: Katie Slattery

The LEF Teacher Awards are just nine days away and we still have a few teacher stories left to share. This morning we introduce you to traveling theater teacher and first-time finalist, Katie Slattery.

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LEF Teacher Spotlight: Kova Herrick

Today we spotlight Acadiana High teacher and LEF Finalist Kova Herrick who has only been teaching for two years but has already made quite the impact on students in her classroom.

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What’s Your Story: Cannatella’s of Melville

For roughly the last hundred years, the town of Melville has relied on Canatella’s. In today’s What’s Your Story, we learn more about the generations of family that have continued to keep the store in working order.

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LEF Teacher Spotlight: Bridget Begnaud

The LEF Teacher Awards are almost here, and we’re continuing to highlight all the deserving finalists. Nominated more than a dozen times, Bridget Begnaud continues to wow her first-grade students J. Wallace James.

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Ca C’est Bon: King Cake

On this morning’s edition of Ca C’est Bon, Abby Breidenbach was LIVE at Vermilionville and she’s showing us how to make a Mardi Gras favorite, king cake!

Lafayette Reads Together begins today

Lafayette Reads Together begin today in Lafayette with the book Finding Gobi by Dion Leonard. Abby Breidenbach was LIVE at the Lafayette Public Library with more on the event and book.

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A seasonal staple: King Cakes made the Meche’s way

King cakes! We just can’t get enough of them. Places all around Acadiana churn out these festive, flavor-filled cakes by the thousands each year to meet the demand. Rickey Meche’s Donut King is no exception. Dave Baker got an inside look at the process.

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Lafayette’s Krewe of Rio to hold annual ball on Saturday

The Krewe of Rio will bring in the carnival season with their annual ball on Saturday at the Cajundome Convention Center. Abby Breidenbach was LIVE with a preview of all the “Close Encounters” that guests can expect.

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October 16th Flooding in Acadiana

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Friday Night Football – Week 3

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