Dolly Parton's Imagination Library Expanding Across Louisiana
Governor John Bel Edwards announced this week that Dolly Parton's Imagination Library book gifting program is expanding statewide. The program is designed to inspire a love of reading by providing access to free, high-quality, age-appropriate books to children between the ages of 0 and 5 years old.
Lafayette Mayor-President Vetoes Tax, Calls for Tax Reform
In his notice of veto, Guillory argued that a tax hike should be up to Lafayette citizens.
Tim Tebow Once Turned Down $1 Million While Honoring His Word to New England Patriots Head Coach Bill Belichick
INDIANAPOLIS, In. (KPEL News) - We all have our principles but when they are put to the test how strong are those convictions? Tim Tebow is one of the most amazing sports figures I have ever seen. Born in the Philippines to a family of missionaries, Tebow's passion for preaching Christianity while sharing his faith goes back to his childhood and continues today. Whether ...
Lafayette, La. Surgeon Suggests Timeline for Saints QB Derek Carr
Orthopedic Surgeon, Dr. Michael Duval explained what Derek Carr's injury is about and the potential timetable for his return.
Shreveport Named One of the Dirtiest Cities in America
When it comes to pollution and resident satisfaction, the north Louisiana city struggled.
Louisiana Teacher Resigns After Having Baby with Student
Authorities were notified this past weekend that a 17-year-old fathered a child with the employee.
Louisiana Teen 'Woke Up Angry' Then Shot and Killed Mother & Dog
A Louisiana teen has been arrested after he says he "woke up angry" and then shot and killed his mother and the family dog.
Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns Softball Guaranteed A Trip to Oklahoma
Come the 2024 season, the Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns are guaranteed a trip to play the defending National Champion, Oklahoma Sooners in Oklahoma.
Cantaloupe Sold In Louisiana Grocery Stores Recalled
Eagle Produce LLC recalls whole cantaloupe sold in Louisiana grocery stores because of possible health risks. On Wednesday afternoon Eagle Produce initiated a voluntary recall of 6,456 cases of whole cantaloupes due to the potential of them being contaminated with Salmonella. According to the FDA, a test was conducted in a distribution center where they concluded this information.
Lafayette, Louisiana Doctor Elected to Board of Ducks Unlimited
Earlier today, the organization announced the election of eight new members of its board of directors, of whom one is from right here in Acadiana.
Two Louisiana Cities Labeled as Worst for Women to Live In
A recent study shared by WalletHub found the best and worst cities for women to reside in.
Louisiana Ozempic Users Will Now See This Side Effect on Label
Ozempic is a prescription drug that has generated significant attention recently, not only for its primary purpose of managing blood sugar levels in people with type 2 diabetes but also for its potential to aid in weight loss.There has been controversy around people taking this drug to lose weight because the FDA has not approved it as a standalone weight loss medication.
Louisiana Residents, Wanna Make $200 on Election Day?
Election Day is October 14 in Louisiana, and you have an opportunity to make $200 as an Election Commissioner.
7 Things Acadiana People Plan to Do after the First Fall Breeze
That first snap of cold has everyone in Acadiana making plans.
Lafayette Teachers Could Be Happy If Board Listens to Committee
Could teachers in Lafayette Parish get a raise in the new year?
Can You Legally Shoot A Person For Trespassing In Louisiana?
What Louisiana law says about Stand Your Ground, self defense and protecting your property using deadly force.