In true New Orleans fashion, the characters of the Krewe of Zulu were welcomed in. Hundreds of people packing Woldenberg Park to see their colorful
March 4, 2019
Chief Rickey Boudreaux was heading to Church Point with other officers to offer help in the town’s parade. He says he now wishes he and
Beads are part of the Mardi Gras celebration and LSU researchers are looking to make beads more environmentally friendly. Those researchers have developed a “biodegradable” bead
Children were decked out in traditional Mardi Gras costumes for Courir des Enfants. The Courir and chicken chase were held in Breaux Bridge in front
Lafayette Firefighters were on the scene of a fire at a mobile home park. Firefighters tell KATC that they were still on scene after a
A march of 830 miles with 20 Airmen has concluded in Florida. Last week, the group was passing through Acadiana on their way from Medina
LAFAYETTE, La (KATC) — This week’s Senior Spotlight features Lafayette High School bowler Abigail Reeves.
Riding the momentum of a doubleheader sweep over Maryland on Saturday, the Louisiana baseball team will play midweek games against in-state opponents on Tuesday at Nicholls State and Wednesday at McNeese State.
Scores and highlights from !A & 2A semifinal basketball Monday
Broussard Firefighters responded to a house fire on Ducote Drive Monday afternoon. Officials say the fire started in the kitchen at around 3:40 p.m. when a
Freeze Warnings are posted for all of Acadiana for Tuesday morning with temperatures dropping into the upper 20s to lower 30s across most areas by morning.
The Coast Guard boat carrying the King and Queen of Zulu collided with part of the Algiers Ferry dock this afternoon, WGNO reports. The Zulu
A 14-year-old has died as a result of the injuries he sustained in the crash over the weekend in Abbeville, according to State Police. Additional
Two parades are set to roll Monday night in Lafayette. Starting at 6:00 pm on this Lundi Gras, Queen Evangeline’s Parade will roll in Lafayette.
Emergency officials are on the scene of a large apartment fire in Lafayette.
In Acadiana, Mardi Gras includes everything from the traditional New Orleans-style street parades with floats, marching bands and throws to the Courirs de Mardi Gras,
Detectives with the Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Office would like the public’s help to identify and locate a person. Here’s a picture of the person detectives
Waste collection will not change in Lafayette Parish. LCG announced that there will be NO CHANGES to the residential waste collection schedule due to the
LCG’s Department of Public Works Transit Division is reminding riders that buses will not run on Mardi Gras. Officials say that due to the official
A woman from Iowa died Sunday evening as the result of a two-vehicle crash on I-10 in Calcasieu Parish. Troopers say that on March 3,
The St. Landry Parish Sheriff’s Office is using a speed monitoring trailer to find out where people are speeding. The trailer keeps track of vehicle
St. Martin Parish President, Chester Cedars declared a State Of Emergency for St. Martin Parish due to the imminent threat of flooding. That threat is
Congressman Clay Higgins is inviting high school students throughout Louisiana’s 3rd District to participate in the 2019 Congressional Art Competition. Students in grades 9 –
The Comeaux High Speech and Debate Team brought home another first place win over the weekend at the NCFL National Qualifying District Tournament.
The oldest building in Carencro will soon start a new life as a welcome center and museum. According to a post by Stephen Juan Ortego,
LOS ANGELES (AP) – Luke Perry, who gained instant heartthrob status as wealthy rebel Dylan McKay on “Beverly Hills, 90210,” died Monday after suffering a
UPDATE: Rebecca Conn and Terry Kimbrell have been located.
A public hearing has been set for Wednesday in Eunice to discuss a proposed sales tax. The meeting will be held at the Eunice City
Le Festival de Mardi Gras is underway at Cajun Field. It’s where all the parades end, and where you can hear live music, enjoy carnival
The City of Ville Platte is holding its 14th Annual Swamp Pop Reunion tonight. More than 20 of Swamp Pop music’s legends will be performing