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12-Year-Old Louisiana Girl Heads to Rodeo Finals

There is a young girl in Welsh, La that is putting not only her name on the map but is also representing Louisiana in the best light. 12-year-old Campbell Leblanc is getting ready to travel to the Little Britches National Finals Competition in Guthrie, Oklahoma where she will compete in the barrel racing portion of the rodeo. This competition will take place from July 4-10, 2022.
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One man killed, another injured in Friday morning crash in St. Landry Parish

A 72-year-old man was killed and another man was injured in a two-vehicle crash in St. Landry Parish Friday morning. Claude Chevis, 72, of Church Point, was driving a 1991 Chevrolet Silverado east on La. 754 as Willis J. Curley, 47, of Opelousas, was driving a 2002 GMC Sierra south on Jessie Richard Road. Curley failed to yield at the stop sign at the roads’ intersection, began to cross and was struck on the passenger side by Chevis’ Silverado, Louisiana State Police Trooper Derek Senegal said in a statement.

Employee says emotional support animal banned at Lafayette workplace

LAFAYETTE, La. (KLFY) — An Acadiana woman wants to know why her service dog is denied access to her job. Today we met Justin Melancon who works at The Arc and her service dog, Roscoe. Melancon wants to have Roscoe with her at her job. She says The Arc...

Lafayette Police Investigators Are Asking for Help with a Homicide

The Lafayette Police Department is asking for the public's help as they continue to investigate the circumstances surrounding a shooting death that happened on Monday, June 27. In the early morning hours of the day, shots rang out, and police officials say that Leslie Tolliver was shot. Officers responded to...

Super 16 | Acadiana LB Jaylen Lawrence

In his first year with Acadiana, it didn't take long for Jaylen Lawrence to splash onto the scene. After spending two years with LCA, Lawrence joined another winning tradition.

USWNT vs. Haiti, 2022 CONCACAF W Championship: Scouting Haiti

The 2022 CONCACAF W Championship serves a dual purpose, operating as qualification for the 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup and 2024 Summer Olympics. The United States Women’s National Team has won different variations of the tournament eight times, including the most recent edition in 2018. Hosted by Mexico, Vlatko Andonovski’s side opens the competition against Haiti at the Estadio Universitario in San Nicolás de los Garza.

Dustin Poirier Once Passed On a Huge UFC Career Opportunity to Keep His Promise to a Local Lafayette Business Owner

UFC star Dustin Poirier is the type of guy that you definitely want to have in your corner. Not only is the Lafayette native the type of guy you want to have in your corner, but he's also a man of his word. According to a recent story told by Daniel Cormier, Poirier skipped out on a major opportunity with UFC to make good on a promise he made to a local Lafayette business owner.

72-year-old Claude Chevis dead, Willis J Curley injured after a crash in St. Landry Parish (St. Landry Parish, LA)

72-year-old Claude Chevis dead, Willis J Curley injured after a crash in St. Landry Parish (St. Landry Parish, LA)Nationwide Report. Authorities identified 72-year-old Claude Chevis, of Church Point, as the man who lost his life and 47-year-old Willis J Curley, of Opelousas, as the victim who suffered injuries following a traffic collision on Friday morning in St. Landry Parish. As per the initial information, officers actively responded to the intersection of LA Hwy 754 and Jessie Richard Road at about 9 a.m. after getting reports of a two-vehicle crash [...]

The Chubby Unicorn Opens Store in The Acadiana Mall

The Chubby Unicorn has officially opened a store in the Acadiana Mall. The Chubby Unicorn is the perfect spot for those that love bath bombs and things that just smell pretty. Some of the products you can find at this store are bath bombs, shower bombs, bath soap bars, bath salts, essential oils, and candle warmers.