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.
Joel Robideaux Update On Lafayette Parish Response To The Flooding
Lafayette Parish Mayor-President Joel Robideaux took some time out of his schedule to update listeners about how local government is monitoring and responding to the widespread flooding throughout the parish.
American Red Cross Opens Shelter In Crowley (Audio)
As residents in Acadia Parish brace for the worst, the American Red Cross has opened a shelter at the Rice Festival building on 4th Street in Crowley.
Will Acadiana Area Parishes Be Added To The Disaster Declaration List?
That’s the question that’s been on everyone’s minds across Acadiana after a weekend of disastrous flooding across the region.
Sandbags Available Across Acadiana
Sandbags are being made available across Acadiana as flooding has become an issue.
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.