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.
Traffic Alert – West Farrel At Kaliste Saloom To Be Closed On Tuesday
Water and sewer work will be the reason the 100 block of W. Farrel Road at Kaliste Saloom Road will be closed from 9:00 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Tuesday, January 26.
Winner Of Food Network’s “Chopped” Visits – Lafayette Food Junkie Show
In this week's episode, host Tiffiany Decou brings on Chef Christopher Thames with Grand Coteau Bistro as they chatted about his experience winning Food Network's "Chopped," about opening his restaurant in Grand Coteau and why Acadiana, not New Orleans, is the true representative…
LHSAA Split Playoffs Dissolved Immediately
LHSAA commissioner Eddie Bonine made the big announcement today: the "split" playoffs adopted three years ago for the sport of high school football is dissolved effective immediately.
Holly Boffy Chosen As New BESE Vice-President
The Louisiana Board of Elementary and Secondary Education has a new vice-president, and it's a name familiar to us here in Acadiana.
Franklin Graham Stopping In Louisiana To Hold Prayer Rally
Franklin Graham will stop in Baton Rouge on Wednesday, January 13 as part of his 50-state Decision America Tour to "challenge believers to take a stand and take action."
New Iberia Rep. Taylor Barras Elected La. Speaker Of The House
In a move that many people may have not seen coming, New Iberia Representative Taylor Barras (R) has won election as Louisiana Speaker of the House in 56-49 vote over New Orleans Democrat Walt Leger (D).
John Alario Re-elected As La. Senate President
Unlike the La. Speaker of the House election, there was no surprise who was elected as Senate President - Republican John Alario of Westwego.
What Do Incoming Chain Restaurants Mean For Local Culinary Scene – Lafayette Food Junkie S…
You may have noticed the stories popping up about Lafayette getting another influx of chain restaurants to the Hub City. While many people are excited about it, Tiffiany Decou (the Lafayette Food Junkie) is worried about what they may mean for our local culinary cuisine.
** UPDATE ** All Victims ID’d – 3 People Die In Iberia Parish Train Crash
70-year-old Phyllis Leblanc of New Iberia and two other minor children are dead after a passenger train struck the car they were sitting in that was on the tracks Tuesday afternoon.
Dating App Helps Land Lafayette Thief In Jail
27-year-old Leroy Hebert of Lafayette was arrested after allegedly stealing a man's I-Phone 6, posting a selfie of himself on it then falling for a dating app trap laid out for him by police.