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UL Football NOLA Bowl Thursday Itinerary [Video]

Dan McDonald runs down what the Louisiana Ragin' Cajun football team has planned for Thursday, in preparation for Saturday night's R&L Carriers New Orleans Bowl against the Southern Miss Golden Eagles:

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Jude Embarrasses All Of Acadiana While On The Royal Caribbean Cruise [Video]

As you'll see in the video, Jude decides to take part in the belly flop competition. Always up for a good time, he makes his way to the side of the pool, gives his arms a good swing, and starts his ascent through the air. No doubt, he's having dreams of really making a name for himself with his belly flopping prowess. Well, he made a name for himself alright, but not the kind he was looking for.

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Ragin’ Cajuns New Orleans Bowl Sendoff & Arrival [Video]

The Cajuns took off for the New Orleans Bowl yesterday. We were there, and chatted with Coach Hudspeth, Michael Desormeaux and Anthony Jennings before they got on the bus.

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LPSS, La. Health Officials Warn Of Ark-La-Tex Mumps Outbreaks

Mumps outbreaks in Arkansas and Texas have health officials offering warnings on how to keep kids in Acadiana infection-free.

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11 Extremely Rare Cajun Last Names That May Not Exist Anymore

Last week, we covered the most common Cajun last names in Louisiana. That got us thinking, what would the least common Cajun last names be? If you have one of these last names, consider yourself pretty unique. It also means your family was one of the first Acadians in South Louisiana.

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Cajuns Fans: Bourbon Heat Is Your 2016 New Orleans Bowl Headquarters

Party all New Orleans Bowl weekend long with DJ Digital, Chris Reed, Greenlight, DJ Scoop, DJ Kemistry, Kidd Love and more!

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Christmas Break In Acadiana Is WHEN?- A Parish By Parish List

The Christmas and New Year holidays both fall on a weekend this year. As a result, the standard school break of two Monday-through-Friday-weeks-off is not the norm in Acadiana. Are you aware of exactly when students will be out in your parish?

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Captain Clay Higgins, Facebook Photo
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Clay Higgins Wins 3rd Congressional District Race

Political upstart Clay Higgins has won Louisiana's runoff for the state's 3rd District U.S. House seat, defeating a fellow Republican once considered a lock on the job.

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Merry Christmas from the UL Lafayette Chamber Singers [VIDEO]

Enjoy the sounds of the season from the UL Lafayette Chamber Singers. Merry Christmas!

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Santa Claus Is Coming To Acadiana- Christmas Parades Schedule

Mother Nature cause many parades to be rescheduled from last weekend. Here's the list of holiday parades and when they roll.

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