On Tuesday, KATC featured an Acadiana mother who lost 15-year-old son, 15 years ago. He was an organ donor and went on to save five people's lives and gave two people sight. His death and gifts of life not only impacted his family, but his friends as well.
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From the Opelousas Police Department: The Opelousas Police Department's Special Operations Division has arrested Justin Charles, 812 Paggo Street Opelousas, and Antonio Babineaux, 835 Ballard Lane Opelousas, for Illegal Use of Dangerous Weapons or Instrumentalities. The arrest stems from an altercation between the two men on April... more »
The Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office is asking for assistance in locating Justin Plouet of Youngsville, 8-19-1982. He has an outstanding warrant for Aggravated Burglary. Anyone with information regarding his whereabouts is asked to call Lafayette Crime Stoppers 232-Tips. more »
Justin Bieber fans get ready... he's coming to the Cajundome.
The 16-year old pop singing sensation will be in Lafayette August 1st. His hits include, "Baby," "Love Me," and "One Less Lonely Girl". Bieber's "My World" North American Tour will travel through more than 40 cities with Sean Kingston.... more »
ABBEVILLE, La. (AP) - State police have arrested six Kaplan residents on charges that they took part in years of sexual abuse in which the victim is a juvenile. One of those arrested is the juvenile's mother.
Troopers say the investigation began in November and indicated the juvenile was... more »
Acadiana Film Industry Continues Expanding with Marquis Productions' "Fight or Flight"
The feature film "Fight or Flight," a co-production of Los Angeles based Remember Dreaming, LLC, Freefall Films, Inc and MKM, LLC is set to begin filming in Lafayette, LA on Dec 2, 2009.
Producers for the picture... more »