CENTRAL, La. (AP) - The Central School Board has agreed to sell to the city of Central 14 of the 29 acres it owns to turn into a City Hall complex and community center. The Advocate reports the property, which until 2012 was the home of Central Middle School, is... more »
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - LSU has exceeded its goal of raising $50 million in private donations needed to renovate Patrick F. Taylor Hall. The plan is to turn it into a high-tech engineering complex that can compete with any other engineering school in the country. Monday's announcement means LSU... more »
The Cajuns welcomed home Sunday afternoon as champions and KATC was the only TV station there as they returned home.
Die hard Cajun fans packed the UL Athletic Complex in Lafayette with banners and pom-poms to welcome home the 2011 R & L Carriers New Orleans Bowl Champions.
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A public outcry for better safety at a student apartment complex in Lafayette is growing louder this week after another armed robbery at Campus Edge Apartments.
New numbers released by the Lafayette Police Department show an extensive history of theft and burglary incidents, as well as requests for more... more »
LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) - The Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office has received approved from the parish's planning commission to move forward with construction of a new law enforcement facility. There was no public opposition to the plans during Monday's meeting of the commission. Rob Reardon, director of corrections for the sheriff's... more »
SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) - Cody Mikesell says bats are driving him out of a Shreveport apartment complex. KSLA-TV reports it filmed dozens of bats flying out of the complex about an hour after dusk. Mikesell says he and other tenants have been complaining since March about the noise and the... more »
LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) - In Lafayette, officials have provided the latest update on a planned Public Safety Complex for the Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office, the first phase of which will cost about $15 million. Sheriff's Office Corrections Director Rob Reardon said the complex will include a 200-bed work-release housing complex... more »
Saturday afternoon Forty-One year old Regis Reymon Madison was arrested by US Marshals and others at the Holy Family Apartment Complex located on the 1500 Block of Louisiana Avenue in Lafayette. Madison was the last known suspect wanted in connection to a Pensacola area Homicide that occurred less than a... more »