firefighters

Lafayette Firefighters To Host Sept. 11 Memorial Stair Climb
The Lafayette Professional Firefighters 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb event will take place Saturday, Sept. 7, at 9:11 a.m. at the Chase Towers on Jefferson Street.
"This is not a race, but an opportunity to honor and remember the 343 FDNY members who selflessly gave their lives on 9-11-2001,&am…
Fire In Broussard Leads to Arrest
A mobile home went up in flames in Broussard last night.  It happened on Girouard Road, where firefighters responded to the call.  They found heavy smoke coming from the home and put out the fire in around half an hour.
After further investigation, it was clear to investigators that several…
New Structure In Schriever To Train Firefighters
SCHRIEVER, La. (AP) — A new four-story tower in Schriever will help the south Louisiana town train members of its volunteer fire department.
Fire Chief Ken Pitre told The Courier the structure was created to teach the department's volunteers how to deal with calls on multilevel buildings…