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.
Lafayette Bridge To Close On Thursday For Maintenance
The flat deck bridge on E. Broussard Road just southeast of Kaliste Saloom Road will be closed on Thursday, February 8, for bridge maintenance.
Lafayette Man Arrested In Armed Robbery
25-year-old Michael Canady of Lafayette is behind bars after he allegedly robbed Boot Barn on Ambassador Caffery Tuesday morning.
U.S. 90 Eastbound Reopens After 18-wheeler Carrying Hazardous Material Crashes In Iberia (…
Louisiana State Police have closed U.S. 90 Eastbound in Iberia Parish after an 18-wheeler carrying hazardous material.
More Bridge Closures Scheduled In February Throughout Acadia Parish
In addition to the bridge closures that have already begun today, there will be alternating lane closures happening in both directions from LA 91 in Estherwood to LA 35 in Rayne for various bridge repairs, weather permitting.
Lafayette Police Working Suicide On Sidewalk Near Shopping Center
A man has been found dead of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound on a sidewalk near the shopping area that includes Buffalo Wild Wings and Book-A-Million on Ambassador Caffery near its intersection with Kaliste Saloom Road.
Mardi Gras Barricades Going Up This Week In Lafayette
With Mardi Gras fast approaching, this is the week that Lafayette Consolidated Government employees will put up barricades along the parade route.
UPDATE: Almost All Of I-10 Reopened
As DOTD workers continue to help Interstate 10 thaw out, a huge portion of it has now reopened.
Waitr Back On The Road As Ice Begins Thawing Out (UPDATED)
As Acadiana tries to thaw out from the winter blast that came through the area on Tuesday, Waitr vehicles across the area are grounded and temporarily unavailable.
Curfews Enacted Because Of Freezing Cold Weather
This winter weather system is causing curfews to be enacted in certain areas of Acadiana.
Wednesday School Closures Begin As Winter Storm Continues
As this harsh winter weather system continues to pass through Acadiana, schools have already begun to announce closures for Wednesday.