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  • Memorial Day service honors fallen soldiers in New Iberia

    Memorial Day service honors fallen soldiers in New Iberia

    Monday, May 29 2017 11:44 PM EDT2017-05-30 03:44:55 GMT

    Veterans and their families gathered in New Iberia Monday night to remember their comrades who have died. 

    Veterans and their families gathered in New Iberia Monday night to remember their comrades who have died. 

  • Three rescued, one missing when tug sinks

    Three rescued, one missing when tug sinks

    Monday, May 29 2017 2:40 PM EDT2017-05-29 18:40:38 GMT
    Courtesy of MGN OnlineCourtesy of MGN Online
    The Coast Guard and good Samaritans are searching for a person in the water approximately 30 nautical miles south of Marsh Island. Coast Guard Sector New Orleans received a report at approximately 5 a.m. of the tug vessel Crosby Commander taking on water with four people aboard. Three people were able to evacuate to a life raft before the vessel sank.  One crewmember is still missing. The survivors in the life raft were rescued by the good Samaritan motor vessel Andi...
    The Coast Guard and good Samaritans are searching for a person in the water approximately 30 nautical miles south of Marsh Island. Coast Guard Sector New Orleans received a report at approximately 5 a.m. of the tug vessel Crosby Commander taking on water with four people aboard. Three people were able to evacuate to a life raft before the vessel sank.  One crewmember is still missing. The survivors in the life raft were rescued by the good Samaritan motor vessel Andi...
  • Residents in Jeanerette say speeding cars are endangering children's lives

    Residents in Jeanerette say speeding cars are endangering children's lives

    Friday, May 26 2017 10:22 PM EDT2017-05-27 02:22:45 GMT

    In Jeanerette, residents are raising concerns over the cars speeding through their neighborhood. 

    In Jeanerette, residents are raising concerns over the cars speeding through their neighborhood. 

  • Ahead of Memorial Day, New Iberia business feeds veterans

    Ahead of Memorial Day, New Iberia business feeds veterans

    Friday, May 26 2017 12:38 PM EDT2017-05-26 16:38:23 GMT
    Memorial Day Lunch at Electrical Innovators in New Iberia / KATCMemorial Day Lunch at Electrical Innovators in New Iberia / KATC

    Memorial Day weekend starts Saturday and as Americans get ready to honor those service members who have died, one business is honoring those still with us. 

    Memorial Day weekend starts Saturday and as Americans get ready to honor those service members who have died, one business is honoring those still with us. 

  • US 90 road repair set to begin in Iberia Parish

    US 90 road repair set to begin in Iberia Parish

    Thursday, May 25 2017 1:59 PM EDT2017-05-25 17:59:05 GMT
    Courtesy MGN OnlineCourtesy MGN Online

    The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) announced that beginning Wednesday, May 31, until Thursday, June 1, US 90 will have alternating lane closures in the westbound direction, between LA 14 and the St. Martin Parish Line, for roadway repairs. 

    The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) announced that beginning Wednesday, May 31, until Thursday, June 1, US 90 will have alternating lane closures in the westbound direction, between LA 14 and the St. Martin Parish Line, for roadway repairs. 

  • Metal Shark delivers patrol boats to the Vietnam Coast Guard

    Metal Shark delivers patrol boats to the Vietnam Coast Guard

    Wednesday, May 24 2017 10:42 PM EDT2017-05-25 02:42:16 GMT
    US Ambassador Ted Osius, center, walks with Vietnam Coast Guard members as they inspect new Metal Shark patrol boats during a delivery ceremony, Monday, May 22, 2017, in Quang Nam, central Vietnam / Courtesy: Metal SharkUS Ambassador Ted Osius, center, walks with Vietnam Coast Guard members as they inspect new Metal Shark patrol boats during a delivery ceremony, Monday, May 22, 2017, in Quang Nam, central Vietnam / Courtesy: Metal Shark

    Six new military patrol boats built by Louisiana-based shipbuilder Metal Shark have been delivered to the Vietnam Coast Guard. 

    Six new military patrol boats built by Louisiana-based shipbuilder Metal Shark have been delivered to the Vietnam Coast Guard. 

  • Click it or Ticket underway in Iberia Parish

    Click it or Ticket underway in Iberia Parish

    Wednesday, May 24 2017 9:51 AM EDT2017-05-24 13:51:25 GMT
    Photo Courtesy MGN OnlinePhoto Courtesy MGN Online

    Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Office Traffic Unit will be taking part in a Vehicle Safety Program called “Click it or Ticket." 

    Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Office Traffic Unit will be taking part in a Vehicle Safety Program called “Click it or Ticket." 

  • Iberia residents upset over increase in sewer bills

    Iberia residents upset over increase in sewer bills

    Tuesday, May 23 2017 7:42 PM EDT2017-05-23 23:42:33 GMT
    Sewerage District 1 MeetingSewerage District 1 Meeting

    Several residents showed up at today's meeting of the board that oversees Sewerage District No. 1 in Iberia Parish. 

    Several residents showed up at today's meeting of the board that oversees Sewerage District No. 1 in Iberia Parish. 

  • Legislative Auditor: Jeanerette utilities mismanaged

    Legislative Auditor: Jeanerette utilities mismanaged

    Monday, May 22 2017 12:53 PM EDT2017-05-22 16:53:57 GMT
    Jeanerette Mayor Aprill FoulcardJeanerette Mayor Aprill Foulcard

    An investigative audit of the Jeanerette water system found problems with almost every aspect of it, including the way meters were read, the way bills were - or were not - collected, and the way the money was handled.  

    An investigative audit of the Jeanerette water system found problems with almost every aspect of it, including the way meters were read, the way bills were - or were not - collected, and the way the money was handled.  

  • Rynella Volunteer Fire Department celebrates EMS week

    Rynella Volunteer Fire Department celebrates EMS week

    Sunday, May 21 2017 11:27 PM EDT2017-05-22 03:27:11 GMT
    Rynella Volunteer Fire Department celebrates EMS weekRynella Volunteer Fire Department celebrates EMS week

    In honor of Emergency Medical Services Week, the Rynella Volunteer Fire Department served lunch to Iberia Parish paramedics today. 

    In honor of Emergency Medical Services Week, the Rynella Volunteer Fire Department served lunch to Iberia Parish paramedics today. 

  • Barrels of fun at the SugArena

    Barrels of fun at the SugArena

    Sunday, May 21 2017 4:52 PM EDT2017-05-21 20:52:07 GMT
    File photo of horses. Courtesy USMC MGN OnlineFile photo of horses. Courtesy USMC MGN Online

    Despite the rain, the show must go on.  Equine enthusiasts barreled their way to top today as the Acadiana Barrel Racing Association hosted their fifth show of the 2017 season.

    Despite the rain, the show must go on.  Equine enthusiasts barreled their way to top today as the Acadiana Barrel Racing Association hosted their fifth show of the 2017 season.

  • NISH graduate receives diploma in hospital

    NISH graduate receives diploma in hospital

    Saturday, May 20 2017 4:40 PM EDT2017-05-20 20:40:47 GMT
    Rashad George receives his diploma from New Iberia Senior High while at Iberia Medical Center. / Courtesy: Iberia Medical CenterRashad George receives his diploma from New Iberia Senior High while at Iberia Medical Center. / Courtesy: Iberia Medical Center

    One New Iberia Senior High senior was not able to participate in the school's graduation ceremony, so NISH came to him! 

    One New Iberia Senior High senior was not able to participate in the school's graduation ceremony, so NISH came to him! 

  • Police searching for suspect in connection with Jeanerette burglaries

    Police searching for suspect in connection with Jeanerette burglaries

    Friday, May 19 2017 9:50 PM EDT2017-05-20 01:50:19 GMT
    Police searching for suspect in connection with Jeanerette burglariesPolice searching for suspect in connection with Jeanerette burglaries

    The Jeanerette Police Department is asking the public for help in identifying the suspect(s) involved in burglaries throughout the city.  

    The Jeanerette Police Department is asking the public for help in identifying the suspect(s) involved in burglaries throughout the city.  

  • Crime Symposium held in New Iberia

    Crime Symposium held in New Iberia

    Thursday, May 18 2017 9:20 PM EDT2017-05-19 01:20:52 GMT
    Crime Symposium held in New IberiaCrime Symposium held in New Iberia

    Louisiana officials gathered at the Sliman Theater this evening to discuss ways to decrease crime rates locally.  

    Louisiana officials gathered at the Sliman Theater this evening to discuss ways to decrease crime rates locally.  

  • New Iberia graduate beats the odds

    New Iberia graduate beats the odds

    Thursday, May 18 2017 9:16 AM EDT2017-05-18 13:16:07 GMT
    Senior beats the oddsSenior beats the odds

    Austin Adams admires his graduation gown. It is a constant reminder of the hard work it took to get to this day. 

    Austin Adams admires his graduation gown. It is a constant reminder of the hard work it took to get to this day. 

  • Iberia Sheriff plans public hearing on property tax

    Iberia Sheriff plans public hearing on property tax

    Wednesday, May 17 2017 12:58 PM EDT2017-05-17 16:58:11 GMT
    Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis AckalIberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal

    Sheriff Louis Ackal has announced that he intends to hold a public hearing to discuss the roll forward of millage rates that support his office. 

    Sheriff Louis Ackal has announced that he intends to hold a public hearing to discuss the roll forward of millage rates that support his office. 

  • Leaders hoping to curb violence in New Iberia

    Leaders hoping to curb violence in New Iberia

    Friday, May 12 2017 6:05 PM EDT2017-05-12 22:05:08 GMT
    Curb the ViolenceCurb the Violence

    New Iberia city leaders hoping to curb violence in New Iberia by reaching out to children.    

    New Iberia city leaders hoping to curb violence in New Iberia by reaching out to children.    

  • Man wanted in New Iberia drive-by shooting

    Man wanted in New Iberia drive-by shooting

    Friday, May 12 2017 5:10 PM EDT2017-05-12 21:10:47 GMT
    Michael Moore Jr.Michael Moore Jr.

    The Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office is looking for a man in connection with a Thursday drive-by shooting. 

    The Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office is looking for a man in connection with a Thursday drive-by shooting. 

  • UPDATE: Cleco continues restoration efforts

    UPDATE: Cleco continues restoration efforts

    Sunday, April 30 2017 7:06 PM EDT2017-04-30 23:06:39 GMT
    Photo Courtesy MGN OnlinePhoto Courtesy MGN Online

    As of 5:30 p.m., approximately 2,300 Cleco customers are without power following storms that disrupted power to over 24,000 customers across its service territory. 

    As of 5:30 p.m., approximately 2,300 Cleco customers are without power following storms that disrupted power to over 24,000 customers across its service territory. 

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  • Lafayette PD investigate armed robbery at gas station

    Lafayette PD investigate armed robbery at gas station

    Tuesday, May 30 2017 1:02 AM EDT2017-05-30 05:02:06 GMT

    Lafayette police are investigating an armed robbery at the Chevron gas station at the corner of Bertrand Drive and Eraste Landry Road. 

    Lafayette police are investigating an armed robbery at the Chevron gas station at the corner of Bertrand Drive and Eraste Landry Road. 

  • Three rescued, one missing when tug sinks

    Three rescued, one missing when tug sinks

    Monday, May 29 2017 2:40 PM EDT2017-05-29 18:40:38 GMT
    Courtesy of MGN OnlineCourtesy of MGN Online
    The Coast Guard and good Samaritans are searching for a person in the water approximately 30 nautical miles south of Marsh Island. Coast Guard Sector New Orleans received a report at approximately 5 a.m. of the tug vessel Crosby Commander taking on water with four people aboard. Three people were able to evacuate to a life raft before the vessel sank.  One crewmember is still missing. The survivors in the life raft were rescued by the good Samaritan motor vessel Andi...
    The Coast Guard and good Samaritans are searching for a person in the water approximately 30 nautical miles south of Marsh Island. Coast Guard Sector New Orleans received a report at approximately 5 a.m. of the tug vessel Crosby Commander taking on water with four people aboard. Three people were able to evacuate to a life raft before the vessel sank.  One crewmember is still missing. The survivors in the life raft were rescued by the good Samaritan motor vessel Andi...
  • Woman killed after car hits mobility scooter

    Woman killed after car hits mobility scooter

    Monday, May 29 2017 12:34 PM EDT2017-05-29 16:34:15 GMT
    Image Credit: MGN OnlineImage Credit: MGN Online

    Louisiana police say a crash involving a car and an electric scooter has killed a woman.  

    Louisiana police say a crash involving a car and an electric scooter has killed a woman.  

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