Mandeville High School Band Honors Fallen Officer In The Best Way They Knew How
A few hours after the tragic event, the Mandeville High School Band honored the fallen officer during their football game against Hannan High School in the best way they knew how.
U.S. News & World Report Ranks UL Lafayette Among ‘Best Colleges’
The University of Louisiana at Lafayette is listed among the top 381 colleges and universities in the nation in U.S. News & World Report’s 2020 edition of “Best Colleges.”
Port Allen Man Drowns While Swimming In Belle River
The St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office received a 911 call yesterday afternoon in reference to a report of a possible drowning in Belle River, LA., near Bayou Magazille.
Ten Injured In Shooting At An Alabama High School Football Game
Shots erupted at the completion of a High School football game at Ladd-Peebles Stadium in Mobile Alabama leaving at least 10 injured with some being teenagers.
14-Year-Old Hit After Getting Off School Bus
KATC has confirmed with Lafayette Police that a child was hit after getting off the school bus around 3 p.m. this afternoon
Arrest Made Through Crimestopper Tips
In mid-July, St. Landry Crime Stoppers spokesman Deputy Chief Eddie Thibodeaux spotlighted Brian Pierre on our crime stoppers program for failure to register and notify law enforcement as a sex offender or child predator.
Overnight Shooting Leaves Teen Dead in Iberia Parish
According to KATC, The New Iberia Police Department is investigating an overnight shooting in the city last night.
Former Apex Equipment Bookkeeper Sentenced to Prison on Embezzlement Charges
38 year old, Crowley Native, Otavia L. Lewis was sentenced to two years in prison and ordered to pay full restitution in the amount of $148,735.28 for stealing from her former employer, Apex Equipment Inc.
Arrests Made After Child Left in Car While at a Casino
In St. Landry Parish, detectives with the Juvenile Section investigated a case concerning a 2-year-old being left in a vehicle alone while his mother, Pashuia Thomas, and her friend was in a local truck-stop/casino.
Former VPSB President Anthony Fontana Arrested for Hit and Run
KATC is reporting that former Vermilion Parish School Board President and local lawyer Anthony Fontana was arrested this morning on multiple charges.