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Sam Oliver named executive director of AcA

The Acadiana Center for the Arts Board of Directors has appointed Samuel Oliver as the organization’s Executive Director, a release on the AcA website states.


Lafayette Police working a second shooting

Lafayette Police confirm that they are working a second shooting that happened early Sunday. This incident happened shortly before 2 a.m., when officers working in

Community for a Cure fundraiser held today

Community for a Cure held their annual fundraiser today, selling tasty jambalaya to fund Alzheimer’s research. The event, held at the LGMC Grand Molett Medical Arts

Louisiana U.S. Sen. John Kennedy

Kennedy wants unclaimed retirement funds sent to states

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) – Louisiana U.S. Sen. John Kennedy wants federal officials to release billions of dollars in unclaimed retirement benefits to states, saying they’re better equipped to try to locate the people owed the money.

Recover Acadiana hosted its second annual parking day allowing people to set up shops, art work and other activities in parking spaces near businesses.

Metered parking spaces transformed into temporary public places

Today, ReCover Acadiana held its second annual PARK(ing) Day for Lafayette. The national celebration is an annual open-source global event where citizens, artists and activists collaborate to temporarily transform metered parking spaces into “PARK(ing)” spaces: temporary public places.

Pictured from left: Dr. Hunt DeBlanc, Dr. Kenneth Scott Parks and Dr. Kenneth Cochran, President & CEO of Opelousas General Health System.

OGHS selects new chief of staff

Dr. Kenneth Scott Parks has been selected to serve as the new Chief of Staff for Opelousas General Health System.

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Victim identified in New Iberia Shooting

On September 20th 2018 at approximately 5:44 pm the New Iberia Police Department responded to a reported shooting in the area of Ann St. and Twenty Arpent Rd. Responding officers found a victim with multiple gun shoot wounds.

Christina Russell and Joseph Thomas

Two arrested on attempted murder charges in Sulphur

Two people have been arrested by the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office on charges of attempted second-degree murder after a woman was found with severe brain injuries near a railroad track in Sulphur.ur. 

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