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Man Hides From Police in Insulation During Attempted Home Burglary
A Florida man broke into a home Sunday and then hid in a pile of construction insulation before he was arrested.
Youngsville Councilwoman Kayla Menard Reaux Resigns
Youngsville Councilwoman Kayla Menard Reaux has resigned from her elected council position in the wake of public backlash related to a November 2022 crash.
Waffle House in Youngsville is Now Open for Business
The Waffle House in Youngsville is officially open for business in Sugar Mill Pond and customers are already excited about the brand-new location.
Major League Baseball Season Starts Today, Houston Plays On Primetime TV
The Astros will take the field tonight but the team will look a little different. Here's who is in, who's out, and what channel the game will be on.
Report: Ragin’ Cajuns Basketball Coach Bob Marlin Agrees to Contract Extension
According to a report from our media partners at KATC-TV 3, Marlin has agreed to a multi-year contract extension. Terms of the contract have yet to be announced yet though.
It’s Almost April Fool’s Day. Remember this Epic Prank by Tony Chachere’s?
With April Fool's Day coming up this Saturday you'll need to be on your toes to make sure no one pranks you, including this legendary Louisiana product, Tony Chachere's!
LCA Knights Release 2023 Football Schedule
LAFAYETTE, La. (KPEL News) - The Lafayette Christian Academy Knights have released their football schedule for the upcoming 2023 season and there will be no shortage of huge matchups to be played. After making the move up to Class 4A, LCA continued its incredible success and amazing string of LHSAA State Championship Game appearances (7) in 2022...
6-Foot-10 Teenage Boy Needs Size 23 Shoe, Gets Wish From Shoe Brand
Every teenage boy loves shoes and 14-Year-Old Eric Kilburn Jr. is no exception.
Victim Identified in Fatal Crash in Lafayette, Louisiana (UPDATE)
LAFAYETTE, La. (KPEL News) - The driver who lost his life in Wednesday's fatal crash in Lafayette has been identified as 61-year-old Phillip Todd Migl of Scott. Lafayette Police say they are still investigating. ____________________________________________________________ LAFAYETTE, La...
Ragin’ Cajuns Baseball Honors Military Members With LA Salutes Weekend
Ragin' Cajuns baseball is back in action at the Tigue this weekend, with a special deal for military members to watch some truly exciting baseball.
The Vatican Reports That Pope Francis Will Be Hospitalized for Few Days
The Roman Catholic Church has announced that Pope Francis was rushed to a hospital and will be admitted to the hospital.
Why Are Most People Right Handed? Here Are Some Fun Facts
Are "lefties" smarter? Are right-handed people more athletic? See for yourself! Warning ... this is pretty interesting.
Louisiana in Top 3 of Most-Festival Obsessed States
It's no secret that we love our festivals in Louisiana. That being said, can you believe we're not number one on the list of "Festival-Obsessed States"? We are in the top 3 though...
Youngsville Mayor Ken Ritter Statement on Controversial Crash
Youngsville Mayor Ken Ritter has released a statement in the wake of recent backlash surrounding a controversial crash that happened in Sugar Mill Pond involving a city councilwoman and the police chief.
Nathan Millard's Death Ruled Overdose by Fentanyl, Cocaine
There are no pending murder charges in the death of Nathan Millard, and no suspicions of foul play.
Two 18-Wheeler Trucks Fight While Traveling on I-49 in Louisiana
That's right, two 18-wheeler trucks fight while driving on I-49. You've never seen anything quite like this...
Ville Platte Police Officer Facing Domestic Violence Charges
A Ville Platte police officer is being investigated after he was arrested on domestic violence charges.