November 30, 2012 10:00 AM
Kiwanis of St.Martinville is hosting the 21st Annual Christmas Parade on December 9, 2012 at 2pm.
For more info call: 337-394-9767
September 10, 2012 9:06 AM
The Kiwanis Club of St.Martinville is hosting the Pepper Festival on September 14th and 15th. The festival will take place on New Market St. In St.Martinville, La. This event is a fundraiser for Foster Children's Christmas Party and Every Child a Swimmer.
For more info call: 337-394-9734
February 19, 2012 1:50 PM
An update on the aggravated kidnapping case in St. Martinville. Police arrested Alfred Savoy Jr., of St Martinville, charging him with two counts of Principal to Aggravated Kidnapping. Joseph Gilliam was apprehended last night at a residence without incident by the St Martin Sheriff's Office. Joseph is currently incarcerated in... more »
August 25, 2011 6:40 PM
An investigation is underway tonight after a family claims their loved one was bitten repeatedly by ants at a St. Martin Parish nursing home. Eighty-six year old Rose Albert died Tuesday morning. The family says they believe it's a matter of neglect. Rose has been staying at the St. Martinville... more »
July 28, 2011 4:06 PM
KATC's Herbie Smith is working on Day of Remembrance for 5:00 and 6:00. It's an annual event dedicated to the memory of the Acadian victims who died during the years of the deportation from 1755 - 1785. July 28 has been the day set aside by the Queen of England,... more »
July 9, 2011 2:33 PM
After two years of planning, and six weeks of being on display, today is the last day for the public to view the traveling Smithsonian exhibit entitled "Journey Stories" in St. Martinville. "Journey Stories" tells the story of the shaping of the United States by an unquenchable desire on the... more »
June 22, 2011 6:53 PM
A home used by veterans is literally falling apart. Members of St. Martinville's Veterans of Foreign War's branch said they are worried about losing it all together.
Since 1996 the house has served as home base to St. Martinville veterans, including Bryan Lasseigne, who once served in Desert Storm.... more »
April 11, 2011 7:16 PM
After serving more than 16 years in Angola Prison, a St. Martinville man wants the murder he was found guilty of re-tried. The murder happened in 1995. Jeff Haggins was 17 when he stabbed Karl Chastant outside a St. Martinville bar. Haggins was sentenced to life in prison in December... more »
October 19, 2010 1:47 PM
Anytime you go into or out of St. Martinville, they have checkpoints set up. They are inspecting each and every vehicle.
More on the story here.
October 19, 2010 12:59 PM
According to the Teche News, Collins and another inmate jumped from the roof of the jail. We have confirmed one person was airlifted to a Lafayette hospital.
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All schools in St. Martinville and the courthouse is on lockdown at this hour because of an escaped... more »
October 8, 2010 7:10 PM
A stand-off situation placed two schools in St. Martinville on lock down. Authorities say a domestic dispute between 35-year-old Christopher Richard of upper Lafayette and his girlfriend sparked the situation.
He was dropping her off a home on Journett Street around 8:30 this morning. Richard remained outside in his... more »
September 14, 2010 3:12 PM
(St. Martinville, La.)-Trailand Dartez-19-Cecilia-Wanted for Failure to Appear For Criminal Mischief, and Failure to Appear for Simple Burglary. Meldrick Castille-25-Arnaudville-Wanted for Simple Burglary. If anyone has any information as to the whereabouts of either Mr. Dartez or Mr. Castille, they are asked to contact the St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office... more »
August 20, 2010 10:51 AM
Jennings Police Chief Johnny Lassister is no longer the top cop in the city. At a media conference this morning at Jennings City Hall, Mayor Terry Duhon announced a change in leadership.
He named Todd D'Albor interim chief. D'Albor arrives at Jennings from an administrative position with the St.... more »
August 2, 2010 6:03 AM
ST. MARTINVILLE, La. (AP) - To resuscitate the economic well-being of this city, the SMILE Community Action Center is trying to open avenues to education, housing and employment. Nakeisha Pierce, who has worked with SMILE since January, said the center recently launched two new initiatives the Family Mentoring Program and... more »
July 6, 2010 10:56 AM
Officers with the St. Martinville Police Department responded to a call of gunshots at an Apartment Complex on Cypress Island Road at about 0541am this morning. Upon arrival Officers discovered a female in an open field behind the complex, the apparent victim of a gunshot. This victim was transported to... more »
April 7, 2010 7:16 PM
The St. Martinville Police Department received an assignment to respond to a State office in the St. Martinville City limits in regards to a bomb threat.
Upon officers' arrival, all office personnel were evacuated as officers canvassed the facility searching for any suspicious packages. Concluding the search, no suspicious... more »
January 28, 2010 7:12 PM
New details about a Lafayette man who says he was falsely arrested and imprisoned in Breaux Bridge.
Sam Brown III says he was accused of robbing the Dollar General in January of 2009.
He spent a year in jail before he was released Monday, cleared by the District... more »
November 30, 2009 1:54 PM
OUTSTANDING WARRANT-WEEK 28
(St. Martinville, La) The outstanding warrant for this week is as follows: Lawanda Sam, 29, Breaux Bridge, wanted for Three Counts of Failure to Appear, and Issuing Worthless Checks. Anyone knowing the whereabouts of Ms. Sam is asked to contact the St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office... more »
November 9, 2009 1:56 PM
St. Martinville, La- St. Martin officials are looking for 23-year-old Casey Alexander. He is wanted for Probation Violation, and Failure To Appear For Speeding. If anyone knows the whereabouts of Mr. Alexander, they are asked to contact the St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office at (337) 394-3071.
November 5, 2009 2:05 PM
St. Martinville officials are looking for a male suspect accused of robbing a convenience store in the 300 block of North Main Street. Authorities say the suspect held a gun to the store clerk demanded the register be opened and fled the scene with an undetermined amount of money. The... more »
October 27, 2009 1:54 PM
On Monday October 26, 2009 Warrants Detectives with the Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office arrested 30 year old Chad Maturin of St. Martinville. Maturin was arrested on an outstanding warrant for aggravated Rape, which stemmed from a 2006 case.
In February of 2006 a 12 year old female reported that... more »
September 28, 2009 8:17 AM
Two local ladies are made their national TV debut Monday night. Martha Herbert and Becky Guidry, the two sisters behind Southern Ladies Designer Cakes competed on the Ultimate Cake Off on The Learning Channel. The St. Martinville natives won the competition with their automobile inspired cake.