Posted 11:28 PM 12/6/2013 by Alex Labat
The "Festival of Light" is celebrating it's 20th anniversary this year. The tradition highlights the businesses in the Oil Center, bringing holiday cheer and festivities to those in Acadiana. But plummeting temperatures today meant plummeting attendance, which has those whom depend on the (More)...
Posted 3:06 PM 12/4/2013 by MELISSA CANONE
Girl Scout Troop SU 208 (7 and 8 year old girls)from Lafayette has organized a clothes drive to help out their sister Girl Scout.
A fire broke out in the girl's home just before 7 p.m. in the 100 block of Wildflower Lane Thanksgiving night.
According to investigators, heat and/or a (More)...
Posted 2:35 PM 12/3/2013 by katc
Charity and generosity has long been a tradition in Louisiana, especially during the holiday season.
Many in Acadiana reach out to those in need and give what they can to help the less fortunate or those suffering from severe and even terminal health conditions.
But not all (More)...
Posted 7:27 PM 12/2/2013 by Alex Labat
Cyber Monday. It's a day that 8 out of 10 retailers are expected to offer special deals. A day Bengals & Bandits General Manager Patrick Wilkerson says helps small businesses compete with Black Friday. "Going into Cyber Monday it really does level the playing field, because just like (More)...
Posted 3:09 PM 12/1/2013 by katc
There is congestion on I-10 West near Ramah, on the Atchafalaya Basin Bridge, for 3 miles in length due to holiday traffic. Drive safely if you're heading in that area.
Meantime, congestion on I-10 West near Lafayette is now from Louisiana Avenue to to the I-10/I-49 split.