Born and raised in Carencro/Lafayette, Brandon Comeaux has worked in the Lafayette market since 2007. His opportunity to work in radio came while he was a student at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. Brandon started his radio career as a part-time worker with KPEL1420am ESPN Radio, producing sports games and giving halftime reports. Brandon has hosted numerous sports shows on ESPN 1420 - from postgame scoreboard shows to sports talk shows. Eventually, Brandon also began producing and board operating for Newstalk 96.5 KPEL FM. He has also interim-hosted two shows on KPEL - Your Afternoon Drive Home and Acadiana's Morning News - while serving as a news anchor/reporter. Brandon also works as the producer for the Moon Griffon Show. In February 2017, Brandon teamed up with Shannon Wilkerson to host OFFSIDES, a talk show dedicated to discussing issues you deal with and discuss everyday. In addition to this, Brandon is one of the broadcasters for the Lafayette High Game of the Week on KPEL. Brandon lives in Lafayette with his beautiful wife, Hannah.
Flooding Causing Road Closures Across Acadiana
Some areas are seeing high water on roads. Be wary of traveling on flooded roads as thunderstorms continue to barrage our area.As the thunderstorms roll through Acadiana, Lafayette Parish is seeing flooding across the area.
Former Local Teacher Arrested On Charge Of Felony Carnal Knowledge Of A Juvenile
A man who’s been teaching at a local high school is in jail accused of felony carnal knowledge of a juvenile.
LCG Councilman Bruce Conque Clarifies Construction Coming To Johnston Street (Audio)
Conque pointed out that the project, which would begin from Holden Avenue to Cajundome Boulevard (or “coulee to coulee” as Conque referred to it) would call for the 5 lanes to be reduced to 4 lanes with a raised median, BUT there will be controlled left turns built in.
LCG Approves Measure To Make Johnston Street More Pedestrian & Bike Friendly
The Lafayette City-Parish Council unanimously approves a "memorandum of understanding,” which seeks to convert Johnston Street from a 5-lane roadway to a 4-lane roadway with larger sidewalks and bike paths.
Lafayette Woman Arrested In Alleged Business Scam
49-year-old Felicia Young of Lafayette has been arrested for allegedly stealing thousands of dollars from investors.
UPDATE – Arrest Made In Death Of Woman Found In Lafayette Home
LPD spokesman Corporal Paul Mouton says officers are working a "suspicious death" at a home on Conrad Street.
Restaurants Across La. Raising Funds To Benefit Families Of 3 Slain B.R. Officers
Today, you get the chance to help give money to families in need while enjoying a delicious meal from one of your favorite restaurants.
Rouses Wants Law Enforcement Officers To Have Lunch On Them This Friday
Rouses Markets across the entire Gulf Coast will be serving free lunch and a drink to law enforcement officers on Friday.
Slain Baton Rouge Deputy To Be Laid To Rest Over The Weekend
East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Deputy Brad Garafola died last Sunday when he was shot in the ambush carried out by Gavin Long. Garafola’s funeral will happen on Saturday.
Watch Latest Press Conference On Baton Rouge Shootings (Video)
Governor John Bel Edwards and local, state and national law enforcement agencies talked for over 50 minutes in their latest press conference, which began just after 2 PM Monday.