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Hunter Hayes Gets Down On Some King Cake On ‘Ellen’

Ellen DeGeneres was feeling a little sick when Hunter Hayes stopped by her show last week. The Louisiana boy brought some of his home state with him to share how he celebrates Mardi Gras -- with a delicious King Cake.

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St. Mary Parish Wants Residents To Monitor The Weather

Sheriff Hebert says there are no road closures at this time.

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State Police And DOTD Roadway Prioritization Plan

DOTD says more closures are likely today, but they are working to ensure that other avenues are open for travel.

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Curfew Ordered Tuesday Night For St. Martin Parish

As the winter storm makes it's way across Acadiana, road closures and curfews are popping up pretty quickly.

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Contact Information To Report Power Outages

If you do incur a power outage, make sure to report it to your power company. Below is a list of numbers we hope you don’t need, but if you do, here ya go. Stay safe and warm!

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If You Lose Power Due To Weather, You Can Still Get Your Information With radioPup

 

With mother nature bearing down on us again this week, there is a possibility you could lose power. Even if you can't tune us in after the power goes out, you can still get your vital information by listening to us on your phone with radioPup.

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Metro Narcotics Says Heroin Is A Big Problem In Lafayette

Maybe you know, maybe you don’t. Metro Narcotics says Lafayette has a Heroin problem. The Metro Narcotics Task Force seized over 179 grams in Lafayette in 2013, evidence that the Heroin is starting to show up more than ever in Lafayette Parish.

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St Martinville Woman Asking For Help After Sister Was Diagnosed With Brain Tumor

We were contacted through our Facebook page today by Michelle Norman Grow, who's friend has been diagnosed, and being treated for a brain tumor. The family is from St Martinville and has set up a gofundme.com page for donations. She has no health insurance and doesn't qualify for medicaid or any charity discounts.

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Murder Suspect In Opelousas Shooting On The Loose

29-year-old John Q. Davis, a suspect in a weekend shooting in Opelousas, is still on the loose.

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Lafayette Man Jonathan Carl Jarrell Arrested Regarding Latest California Wildfire

Jonathan Carl Jarrell of Lafayette is one of three men arrested for starting the devastating wildfire in California that has caused 2,000 to flee and destroyed at least two homes.

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