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.
Impaired Man Arrested In Crash With State Trooper
A crash Wednesday night ends with a Louisiana State Trooper in the hospital and an impaired Morgan City man in jail.
2 Store Employees Arrested For Allegedly Stealing Lottery Tickets
24-year-old Ariel Bowman and 39-year-old Stephanie Bowman, both of Krotz Springs yet unrelated, have been arrested after allegedly stealing lottery tickets from the business where they were working.
UPDATE: 2nd Suspect Arrested In Crowley Burglary
49-year-old David Meche of Crowley is behind bars and Crowley Police are looking for 45-year-old Shannon Breaux, also of Crowley, for their alleged involvement in a burglary that happened in the 300 block of W. Spruce Street on February 21.
Disaster Avoided In Fire At Uptown Loft Apartments
It could have been so much worse as a fire caused quite a scare at Uptown Loft Apartments on 519 South Pierce Street in Lafayette.
Band Director At Westgate High Accused Of Indecent Behavior W/ Juvenile
30-year-old Jeremy Conner of Baton Rouge, who’s been serving as the Westgate High School band director, has been arrested on a charge of indecent behavior with a juvenile for his alleged involvement with a 16-year-old girl.
Complaint Filed Against Lafayette City Marshal Brian Pope
Not four days after a short stint in the Lafayette Parish Correctional Center, Lafayette City Marshal Brian Pope now has a complaint filed against him.
Traffic Stop Leads To Drug Bust In St. Landry Parish
Mathew D. Hadley of Carencro may have been pulled over for illegal window tint, but it's the drugs allegedly found in his vehicle that has him in big trouble with the law.
New High School To Be Named “Southside High School”
The name was approved by an 8-1 vote.
Brian Pope Bonds Out Of Jail After Short Stay
Lafayette City Marshal Brian Pope has bonded out of the Lafayette Parish Correctional Center after being booked into the jail Monday morning, according to our news partners at KATC.
2 Females Accused Of Stealing Crawfish Tails From Piggly Wiggly In Scott
Not long after one alleged crawfish thief turns himself in, two more alleged crawfish thieves take the delicious seafood from Piggly Wiggly in Scott.