The LSU Police Department has added two new explosive-detecting K-9s to join its two traditional explosive detection dogs already on the force. Jazz and Weeks are Labrador retrievers, trained to detect explosives and other substances, even as their target is moving.
Start-ups, entrepreneurs, and small business owners in Louisiana are invited to apply to the Get Started Louisiana pitch competition for a chance to win a $10,000 prize package and showcase their savvy business ideas.
Job seekers and employers are invited to the American Job Center’s Quarterly Job Fair, which will take place from 9 a.m. – noon, Wednesday, Oct. 10, in the Lake Charles Civic Center’s Exhibition Hall.
Authorities say multiple people have been shot in northeast Maryland in what the FBI is describing as an “active shooter situation.”
Morgan City High School posted on their Facebook page that yearbooks are being recalled because of a mistake.
BY Charlie Bier UL Lafayette For the fifth consecutive year, a record number of students have enrolled at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. A
Calling all Hurricane Katrina evacuees.
Crime Stoppers of Acadia Parish needs your help to solve a felony theft case.
Lafayette Mayor-President Joel Robideaux has used his line-item veto power on proposals to give LUS employees a raise and add firefighters.
The boil water advisory for Lawtell Waterworks District 1 has been lifted by the Department of Health.
The Lafayette Parish School System (LPSS) today launched LafayetteCheckbook.com, becoming the first local government entity in Louisiana to provide total financial transparency to the public.
Congestion has cleared on I-10 East between Henderson (LA 347) and Whiskey Bay (Exit 127).
NEW ORLEANS (AP) – A cat got into a utility company substation and came into contact with electrical equipment, knocking out electricity to more than
Troopers from the Louisiana State Police Bureau of Investigations – Special Victims Unit (SVU) arrested a Thibodaux man on Thursday after an investigation revealed that he forwarded lewd photographs of a former US Army coworker in an apparent blackmail attempt, according to Sgt. Jared L. Sandifer, Louisiana State Police.
Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort agreed Friday to cooperate with the special counsel’s Russia investigation as he pleaded guilty to federal charges and avoided a second trial that could have exposed him to even greater punishment.
South Louisiana Community College is answering a call from industry and offering a Carpentry program at its St. Martinville Campus this Fall.
Local filmmakers, Allison and Peter DeHart, will be premiering their documentary, Bending Lines, tonight at 7:30 p.m. at the Acadiana Center of the Arts. Following the premiere, there will be a Q&A with the filmmakers.
Home Bank and KATC TV3 are sponsoring a multi-media production celebrating the music and pop culture of the 60’s and 70’s.
Cue the giggling: A small Missouri town has a new newspaper called The Uranus Examiner.
A Louisiana abortion clinic is asking a state judge to throw out a 2015 state rewrite of clinic regulations, saying the health department ignored the rules for making such changes.
The United States may have reclaimed the title of the world’s biggest oil sooner than expected.
The congestion on I-10 West is now from Grosse Tete (Exit 139) to mile marker 123 (before Butte La Rose) due to bridge inspection work taking place on the Atchafalaya Basin Bridge.
McNeese will soon introduce a popular tradition to restaurants and retailers throughout Louisiana with the launch of Joli Blon, the official McNeese beer.
Nicholls State University says it has increased enrollment for its third year in a row, with 6,488 students this fall, a nearly 2 percent increase of 122 students.
South Louisiana Community College is among the fastest growing colleges that award associate degrees in the country, according to the latest edition of the Chronicle of Higher Education’s Almanac.
The Louisiana Workforce Commission’s (LWC) Registered Apprenticeship division has launched a new website, Apprenticeshipla.com.
Festivals Acadiens et Créoles is asking for volunteers to help with this year’s festivities.
WASHINGTON (AP) – The Latest on Trump campaign adviser George Papadopoulos (all times local): 4:45 p.m. Former Trump campaign adviser George Papadopoulos has been sentenced
Four Acadiana fire departments were approved today for more funding to help assist in improving operations and safety, according to U.S. Senator Bill Cassidy, M.D. (R-LA).
Police in Lafayette have worked more than 700 vehicle burglaries so far this year, according to Cpl. Bridgette Dugas, spokeswoman for the Lafayette Police Department. Of those reported 60%