I'm just an average man with an average life. Oh, wait. That's already been used in a song. Anyway, I'm a Lafayette native, graduate of Beau Chêne High School and Princeton University, and a lifelong (mostly suffering) New Orleans Saints fan. Growing up, I wanted to be the world heavyweight champion. I've at least attained heavyweight status. I've been told that if I were a wrestler, I'd be called the "Hot Mess Express."
St. Martin Parish Issues No Wake Order After Dangerous Flooding
That order lasts until further notice.
Opelousas Shooting Suspect Arrested after Chase Spanning Two Parishes
Police say the suspect was caught after a multi-parish chase.
WATCH: Teen Bowler Makes History, Converts 7-10 Split on TV
Becomes the fourth person to accomplish the feat.
DOTD Schedules Lafayette I-49 Connector Meetings
DOTD will hold meetings about the I-49 Connector for residents living along the proposed highway’s path.
US Recommends ‘Pause’ for J&J Vaccine Over Clot Reports
The CDC and FDA said they were investigating clots in six women in the days after vaccination, in combination with reduced platelet counts.
Suspect Identified In Lafayette Parish Shooting, Standoff (UPDATED)
That standoff closed part of the Moss Street Extension for four hours.
Severe Weather Threat Pushes Back Cajuns, Troy Softball Series
The threat of severe thunderstorms has forced the schools to push back the series by two days.
Two Wounded in Opelousas Shooting
One suffered a chest wound; the other, a non-life-threatening injury.
AirBNBs Allowed To Remain in Lafayette
The city zoning board voted to uphold the planning and zoning director's decision.
Traffic Light Coming To Busy Lafayette Intersection
That light could be coming in the next few months.