Born and raised in Lafayette, thanks to the U. S. Army Signal Corp spent time in New Jersey, Germany and France. From childhood I've always wanted to be on the radio. Thanks to the military and other broadcasting jobs I have been able to listen to incredible radio stations and learn much. No matter where I was Lafayette was always home...and always will be. Returning to Lafayette and doing 'Go Acadiana' with Dr. John Sutherlin on NewsTalk 96.5 KPEL is a dream come true.
Missing Teen Being Sought In Scott
Scott Police are asking for help in locating 14 year old Breanna Berry.
Col. Rob Maness Shares His Views On Saudi Arabia’s Involvement In 9/11
President Obama may soon decide to declassify 28 pages of sealed documents that may expose Saudi Arabia's involvement in the 9/11 terrorist's attacks.
Two Arrested For UL Athletic Center Burglaries
22 year old Dwayne Edmond Richard and 17 Devon Kellon Breaux have been arrested for a burglary at the UL Athletic complex.
Five People Arrested By Attorney General’s Medicaid Fraud Control Unit
According to Attorney General Jeff Landry five people were arrested by his Medicaid Fraud Control Unit. Rickey Simpson of Shreveport was charged with three counts of Medicaid Fraud for allegedly submitting false time sheets. Janell Manning of Haynesville was charged with two counts of fraud for allegedly causing the submission of false claims...
BBB Warns Of Check Scams
The check scams can include fake online job ads and online sales of higher priced items including cars.
Lake Charles Man Pleads Guilty To Failure To Register As Sex Offender
Edwards was originally sentenced to nine years in prison and ordered to register as a sex offender on a quarterly basis for life.
Heavy Damage Sustained In Essie Street Fire
Heavy smoke was coming from the kitchen when firefighters arrived and the blaze was quickly extinguished.
Hobson Street Fire Results In Heavy Damage
Firefighters had the fire contained in fifteen minutes but the home sustained heavy fire damage.
How Will Lifting The Cuban Embargo Effect Louisiana?
The Cuban embargo has been in place for more than 50 years and now it seems it will be lifted.
Senator Guillory Says ‘Keep The Civil War Monuments’
Senator Elbert Guillory recently testified before a Senate committee giving his reasons why Civil War monuments and statues should not be removed.
DOTD Announces I-10 Lane Closures For Tuesday
Bridge maintenance will necessitate the right lane of I-10 at mile marker 43 to be closed.
I-49 Lane Closures Announced By LA DOTD
Intermittent lane closures for I-49 northbound and southbound have been announced by DOTD.
Missing Lafayette Teen Being Sought
Tevonia is thought to be in the Lafayette or New Iberia with someone she met on social media.
Lafayette Police Arrest Two For Weekend Shooting
17 year old Kearick Joe and an unidentified juvenile were arrested today for attempted second degree murder.
Romero On The Right-The President Continues The Apology Tour
I was planning on being a little more upbeat in this first 'Romero On The Right' after a short vacation but.....
Acadia Parish Sheriff Spokesperson Arrested
56 year old Maxine Trahan was booked into the Acadia Parish Jail today and charged with felony theft.
Ransomware Could Be Ready To Attack Your Computer
A security flaw in Adobe software could leave a billion computers and computer type devices vulnerable.
UPDATE : Boil Advisory Lifted For Esterwood
It's advised that residents of Esterwood boil water for a full minute before using.
Acadia Parish 9 Year Old Dies After Falling From A Pick-up
He was riding on a toy box on the bed cover of his father's pick-up truck when he fell.
Lafayette Police Involved In High Speed Chase After Armed Robbery
A woman walking in the 500 block of General Mouton was robbed of her purse and phone by an armed black man.