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.
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.
Person Attacked With Knife While Taking Out The Trash
A person was sent to the hospital Friday morning after he was attacked with a knife while he tried to throw away his garbage, according to Lafayette Police.
Lafayette Parish Road Closure Extended Through January 2016
DOTD officials will need another few more weeks to finish making repairs to a storm drain at the intersection of Pinhook Road and Kaliste Saloom Road.
** UPDATE ** Hit And Run Driver Arrested ** Victim Dies In Fatal Crash On Johnston Street
Lafayette Police need your help trying to find the driver who ran away after allegedly crashing his truck into a car on Johnston Street, which killed one of the passengers.
Multiple Lane Closures Scheduled On I-10 For Next Week
Two lane closures are scheduled to begin on Monday, December 7, involving the Iberville Parish Line and the Atchafalaya Basin Bridge.
St. Martin Sheriff’s Office Searching For Accused Criminal
28-year-old Sarah Lawrence of Breaux Bridge is wanted by the St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office on the following charge - Failing to Appear for Drug Court; Original charge Theft over $500.