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2 hrs ago | The Advocate
Advocate Staff Photo by BRYAN TUCK. -- Pearson Cross conducts a state and local government class at Mouton Hall on the University of Louisiana at Lafayette.campus in this 2008 Advocate file photo.
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6 hrs ago | The Advocate
A 46-year-old man was killed Thursday night when he drove his Honda Accord into the rear of a westbound 18-wheeler on Interstate 10 in Lafayette.
7 hrs ago | KLFY-TV Lafayette
Baton Rouge rapper Lil' Boosie has announced his first concert since being released from prison will be held right here in Lafayette on April 19th at the Cajundome.
8 hrs ago | BleacherReport
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13 hrs ago | KATC-TV Lafayette
The American Lung Association is hosting the second annual, Fight for Air Walk in Lafayette on Saturday, March 8, 2014, at 9:30 a.m. "We are very excited to be back for our second year with the Fight For Air Walk in Lafayette," said June Arton, Chairman of this year's event and member of the Leadership Council for the American Lung Association.
15 hrs ago | KATC-TV Lafayette
Lafayette, LA- Booth space for the 2014 LEDA Job Fair is now available. The LEDA Job Fair takes place on Wednesday, May 21, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., at the Cajundome Convention Center in Lafayette.
15 hrs ago | KATC-TV Lafayette
According to St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert, over the last 24 hour reporting period the Sheriff's Office responded to 49 complaints and reports the following arrests: Nancy Scully, 1404 Canal Road Apt.
17 hrs ago | KLFY-TV Lafayette
Lafayette Police responded to a call regarding a two-vehicle accident near exit 103B on I-10 westbound around 11:30pm Thursday night.
19 hrs ago | KLFY-TV Lafayette
Over the past five years, Lafayette General Endoscopy Center or LGEC has contributed to a rise in colorectal testing in Acadiana by providing free home screening kits that test for the risks of colon cancer.
CHAD M. ADAMS: 30, of the 100 block of St. Bede, Youngsville. He was being held for the state Department of Corrections.
As civil war rages on in Syria, the Honors Program at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette is reaching out to provide aid to refugees through its Orphan Outreach Program .
Tickets: $27.50, or $25 for senior citizens, $13.75 for age 30 and younger; $10 additional for City Barbeque dinner Not to worry, mes amis : Jovial singer-accordionist Stanley "Buckwheat" Dural Jr. and his band, Buckwheat Zydeco, are bringing the song and spirit of such Southern festivities to central Ohio.
Butler was processed and released after posting a $5000.00 bond to appear in 16th Judicial Court.
The Lafayette Parish School Board has voted to allow its board president to hire security to provide order and crowd control at future meetings.
Gov. Bobby Jindal's former chief of staff, Paul Rainwater, says he's opening his own lobbying and consulting firm.
A pending home sale in Erath was abandoned after the buyers learned the flood insurance rate would jump from $858 to $19,000 a year while another homeowner in the area saw premiums jump from $1,200 to $4,200 a year, according to figures from Van Eaton & Romero General Manager Troy Hebert.