Project Independence is having there 11th Annual Ride for Autism. The ride starts off at Cajun Harley Davidson Thursday, March 20 at 6 p.m. with a kick off party. Then on March 21 at 8 a.m. the ride from Lafayette to Galveston, TX begins. The Overnight Motorcycle Poker Run includes... more »
A Texas mission group is dedicating time and services to make a difference in the lives of others here in Acadiana.
The Central Conference Youth in Mission group spent last week in Eunice and Mamou repairing homes.
Drilling, measuring, and painting, dozens of students from Central Texas traveled... more »
LIVONIA, La. - A Louisiana traffic stop led Texas authorities to the man accused of killing a 13-year-old girl in March 1996 and leaving her body under a bridge in Chambers County. Livonia Police Officer John Thibodaux stopped a car in January for swerving between lanes in Livonia. He... more »
Lafayette Police are investigating a motel robbery that occured around 10:00 Saturday night at the Best Value Motel on University Avenue.
Police say an elderly couple from Texas was robbed at gunpoint, after the suspect pushed his way inside their motel room.
21-year old Allen Wade Tolliver was... more »
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Gov. Rick Perry has declared Sunday a day of prayer in Texas over lives lost and the environmental disaster of the Gulf of Mexico oil spill. Perry, who Wednesday returned to Austin after more than a week in China on an economic development trip, issued a... more »
Two weeks after eleven men died in the Deepwater Horizon explosion, there's barely a mention of their names. The oil spill has taken center stage, as friends and families of the victims cope with their grief behind the glare of the media spotlight. The victims are from eleven different cities... more »