Reaction to the not-guilty verdict in the Casey Anthony trial has been pouring in across Acadiana, many with mixed emotions.
"I think a lot of us thought that she was going to be proven guilty, so to see that she's not guilty is kind of a shock," said John... more »
JENNINGS, La. (AP) - Jennings police say a 43-year-old Lafayette man was struck and killed by a train. Police Chief Todd D'Albor said that 43-year-old Russell Anthony Carrier was struck early Sunday morning by a Burlington Northern Santa Fe train. D'Albor said Carrier was visiting family in the area and... more »
St. Joseph and St. Anthony in Broussard will have their Annual Church Fair starting today, October 1st, till Sunday October 3rd. There will be BBQ and fish fry dinners, carnival games, bingo, sweet booth, and Zydeco Raye will be on stage.
The Church Fair is open Friday 10am -... more »
David W. Welker, Special Agent in Charge of the New Orleans Division of the FBI announced that m embers of the FBI’s SWAT team and New Orleans Violent Crime Task Force (NOVCTF) arrested an individual wanted on rape and murder charges out of Texas.
Today at approximately 11:20... more »
VILLE PLATTE, La. (AP) - The Evangeline Parish district attorney says a 32-year-old man has been sentenced to 24 years at hard labor after confessing to more than 100 burglaries. District Attorney Trent Brignac says James Anthony Fontenot pleaded guilty to nine burglaries to avoid being charged as a habitual... more »
Eunice Police Department has arrested 4 males for felony theft charges stemming from a two month investigation.
During the months of December 2009 and January 2010, Eunice Police Dept received several reports from Wal-Mart of Eunice, of theft, in which, several items of electronic equipment and Magnalite pots where... more »
ABBEVILLE, La. (AP) - The Vermilion Parish School Board says a new rule against cursing and putdowns applies to its own board members, too. Member Anthony Fontana says there's no way to penalize elected officials for cursing, and that includes board members. But fellow member Bill Searle says it does... more »
Congratulations to Anthony Tauzin of New Iberia!
Anthony is the winner of the $300 Show Me the Money giveaway for Monday, November 9, 2009.
Stay tuned to KATC and KATC.com as we announce another winner tonight at 10pm.
Harold Anthony Holly (age 32, of Friendship Alley, Amelia) has been sentenced to 20 Years at Hard Labor and a $20,000 Fine for Distribution of Cocaine. On February 20, 2008, in Amelia, Harold Anthony Holly and another individual sold cocaine to an undercover agent of the St. Mary Parish Narcotics... more »