Carencro High School student shot and killed after getting off school bus in Lafayette Parish
A Carencro High School student was shot and killed Friday while exiting a school bus, the Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Department confirmed. The victim has been identified as Jaylon Joiner, 18. According to a news release, deputies responded to the scene after a report of the shooting just after 3 p.m....
Lafayette Neighborhood on High Alert After Shocking Surveillance Footage Emerges
A peaceful neighborhood in mid-city Lafayette has been disrupted following a series of unsettling incidents, highlighted by shocking surveillance footage of a man armed with a rifle snooping around properties and carports. The disturbing visuals have sparked fear and concern among residents, leading to an urgent call for increased vigilance.
This Southern town is in talks to get a Buc-ee’s
Buc-ee's could stock yet another store with "crawfish and beer is why I'm here" buckets.
St. Martinville Police, family searching for missing teen
Police say the last time the family heard from the teen it was February 9, and the contact was via cell phone.
Vanishing Self-Checkout: Louisiana and Texas May Be Next to Lose the Kiosks
Lafayette, LA (KPEL News) - We've all been to a big box store in Lafayette or any of the other towns in Louisiana and experienced the line leading to self-checkout snake around the front of the store. The kiosks now hold a prominent place in the store, and customers either applaud or bemoan their existence.
I-10 westbound shutdown at Ambassador for vehicle crash
LAFAYETTE, La. (KLFY) — I-10 westbound has been shutdown at the Ambassador exit due to a vehicle crash, according to the Lafayette Police Department. Traffic is reportedly backed up for miles. It is advised for drivers to avoid this area. This is an ongoing investigation and more updates will...
Just Over $1 Million Will Get You Luxury and Privacy on 17 Acres in Beautiful Sunset, Louisiana
Another gem has popped up in the real estate world, this time in the heart of Sunset, Louisiana. This isn't just any home; it's a sprawling estate that delivers the perfect combination of peace, privacy, and picturesque South Louisiana views, all wrapped up at a cool $1,299,000. Before you let that sticker shock you, let's check what makes this place a dreamy southern home.
Man charged in fiery crash involving stolen car has history of run-ins with police
LAFAYETTE, La. (KADN) — The man behind the wheel of a stolen car that crashed, split in half, and burst into flames in a Lafayette neighborhood has a criminal history, according to police. Court records show Connor Chaney, 37, of Lafayette, has had repeated run-ins with the law for...
Stormy Morning, Cloudy Evening
We're tracking some stormy weather to start off our Friday morning, but we are forecasting a drier afternoon.
Showers, some storms tonight into Friday
Chilly tonight with overnight lows heading for the upper 40s to lower 50s. Scattered showers, some storms will increase in coverage tonight thru early Friday.
A Warm & Mostly Dry Weekend, Heavy Rain Possible Early Next Week…
It will be a cool night with lows in the mid 50s. Fog is possible. Rain chances will be slim over the weekend. Highs will be in the mid to upper 70s. Rain will be likely Monday and Tuesday with a few inches possible. There will be a low threat of severe weather. Highs all next week will be in the mid to upper 70s. Wednesday looks dry, but rain returns for Thursday and Friday.
GRAPHIC: Mother injured trying to save burned toddler from trash fire accident
SULPHUR, La. (KPLC/Gray News) - It’s been a long and difficult week after an aerosol can thrown into a fire pit exploded, injuring a young child and his mother. Two-year-old Kayson remains in a medically induced coma at a hospital in Lafayette, Louisiana. His mother, Hailey Brock, returned home...
Storms Rumbling Across Louisiana This Morning, More on the Way
Shortly before two this morning there was a brilliant flash of lightning that lit up the sky around Lafayette, Louisiana's Cajundome. Fortunately for thousands of music lovers, the Cajundome had just wrapped up hosting a stop by Blake Shelton's Back to the Honky Tonk Tour and most of the concertgoers should have been safely back home or at least to the place where they were going to spend the night.
Downtown Alive returns to Lafayette. Here's the lineup for the free spring concert series.
Warm air, good drinks and live music are on their way to Lafayette as the city's outdoor concert series, Downtown Alive, kicks off its spring shows this Friday. The free concert series is hosted every spring and fall at Parc Sans Souci in downtown Lafayette. It has been an annual event since 1983, making this its 41st year.
Storms Overnight, Warming Back Up Over the Weekend….
Showers and storms will be possible overnight, and a few storms may be on the strong side. Lows tonight will be in the low to mid 50s. Rain is possible early tomorrow morning, then we may see some sun during the afternoon. Highs will be in the upper 60s. Rain chances will be slim over the weekend but a little higher Sunday , Highs will be in the mid to upper 70s. Rain will be likely Monday and Tuesday with a few inches possible. ~ Chief Meteorologist Heath Morton.
Scattered Storms Through Midday Friday
It's a cool and cloudy day, but dry air at the surface is prohibiting any rain that falls from reaching the ground. That storm system will swing through the region later tonight allowing for humidity levels to climb which will increase the chances of rain through midday Friday. Weather. Weather-forecast.
La. 328 in Breaux Bridge back open after truck fire
Louisiana State Police have confirmed that the road is cleared and open to traffic in both directions.
Blake Shelton Shows Love/Roasts His Louisiana Native Drummer at Cajundome Show
The Blake Shelton concert at the Cajundome in Lafayette, Louisiana on Thursday, February 29, 2024, was simply fantastic. After Emily Ann Roberts and Dustin Lynch warmed up the crowd, Blake played 90 minutes of hit after hit. There were simply no fillers. From what we've gathered from people behind the...
While Lindale Waits for Their Long Rumored Buc-ee’s, Louisiana May Get a Second Store
Good ole Buc-ee's, they are popping up everywhere. Colorado, North Carolina, Missouri, none of them are safe from the goodness of clean bathrooms and Beaver Nuggets. We are fortunate to have a Buc-ee's not too far from us in Terrell. For folks in Louisiana, their closest Buc-ee's fix is in Baytown, Texas. That was until the announcement of a Buc-ee's being built in Ruston, Louisiana. Rumors are now being passed around that a second Buc-ee's may be coming to Lafayette. This is great, but when is the long rumored Lindale Buc-ee's coming?
90 Plus: 91-year-old Lela Debate excited for next week
91-year-old Acadiana woman is eager for next week. Lela Debate, 91 of Carencro will turn 92.