I'm just an average man with an average life. Oh, wait. That's already been used in a song. Anyway, I'm a Lafayette native, graduate of Beau Chêne High School and Princeton University, and a lifelong (mostly suffering) New Orleans Saints fan. Growing up, I wanted to be the world heavyweight champion. I've at least attained heavyweight status. I've been told that if I were a wrestler, I'd be called the "Hot Mess Express."
Two Wounded in Opelousas Shooting
One suffered a chest wound; the other, a non-life-threatening injury.
Severe Weather Threat Pushes Back Cajuns, Troy Softball Series
The threat of severe thunderstorms has forced the schools to push back the series by two days.
AirBNBs Allowed To Remain in Lafayette
The city zoning board voted to uphold the planning and zoning director's decision.
Lafayette Sheriff Looking for Missing Person
He was last seen on Tuesday.
Traffic Light Coming To Busy Lafayette Intersection
That light could be coming in the next few months.
Three Dead in Crowley Crash
A car driving the wrong way on I-10 caused the multi-vehicle crash.
Natural Gas Leak Repaired on Johnston Street in Lafayette (UPDATED)
Lafayette Police say the natural gas leak has been repaired and the southbound lanes on Johnston Street have been reopened.
Lafayette Councilman Questions Lack Of Summer Day Camps
Glenn Lazard says he’s fine with public-private partnerships, but he feels the need for summer programs should have been addressed already.
Bills Legalizing, Taxing Marijuana Filed
The lawmaker is framing the bill as a way to raise revenue and as a way to ease the burden on the state's criminal justice system.
Easter Marred By Three Shootings, Deadly Crash
Easter in Acadiana turned in to a bloody Sunday.
St. Landry Attempted Murder Suspect Arrested
An off-duty deputy tipped off police to Richard's location.
Lafayette Parish Police Chief Says Doctors Saved His Life
Doctors say a vocal cord polyp caused the problem.