Lafayette 6th Grader Heading To National Spelling Bee In D.C.
One Lafayette girl is heading to the 93rd Annual Scripps National Spelling Bee after correctly spelling the word, "welterweight," for the judges.
UL Lafayette Cancels Summer Study Abroad In Italy
According to a press release from the University, UL Lafayette will cancel its study abroad program in Italy for the Summer 2020 semester.
LSU Considering Suspending Face-To-Face Classes Amid Coronavirus
LSU is considering suspending face-to-face instruction amid the Coronavirus Emergency according to officials.
First U.S. Death From Coronavirus Reported In Washington
The Washington State Department of Health confirms one person has died from the Coronavirus.
UPDATE: Body Of Woman Found; Man Facing Charges
53-year-old Phillip Dewoody is facing charges in connection with the disappearance of Ville Platte native, Joyce Thomas.
3 Shot After Suspect Open Fires In Opelousas Restaurant
Local media outlets are reporting that Opelousas police are investigating an incident where three people were shot inside a restaurant.
BREAKING: One Person Dead After Being Struck By Float At Endymion
According to reports, one person was hit and killed by a Krewe of Endymion float on Saturday night.
Rader Solutions Moving Into Former Piccadilly Building
In the wake of substantial growth in the Cybersecurity Managed IT Sector, RADER, previously named Rader Solutions, will relocate to the former Piccadilly
BESE Seeking Applications For New State Superintendent
A national search is underway for the next state superintendent of education.
Several Building Projects In The Works For UL School System
The UL System is requesting $40.8 million for several projects that include emergency projects and one request that will allow for major repairs at UL for 2021.
Opelousas Residents Could See Water Bill Increases If Bill Passes
Opelousas residents could see water and sewer service rate increases if a proposal by the Opelousas Board of Alderman passes an ordinance in a future meeting.
Beach Volleyball Courts Coming Soon To Youngsville Sports Complex
The Youngsville Sports Complex will open five beach volleyball courts in a grand opening ceremony scheduled for March 7th.