Born and raised in Carencro/Lafayette, Brandon Comeaux has worked in the Lafayette market since 2007. His opportunity to work in radio came while he was a student at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. Brandon started his radio career as a part-time worker with KPEL1420am ESPN Radio, producing sports games and giving halftime reports. Brandon has hosted numerous sports shows on ESPN 1420 - from postgame scoreboard shows to sports talk shows. Eventually, Brandon also began producing and board operating for Newstalk 96.5 KPEL FM. He has also interim-hosted two shows on KPEL - Your Afternoon Drive Home and Acadiana's Morning News - while serving as a news anchor/reporter. Brandon also works as the producer for the Moon Griffon Show. In February 2017, Brandon teamed up with Shannon Wilkerson to host OFFSIDES, a talk show dedicated to discussing issues you deal with and discuss everyday. In addition to this, Brandon is one of the broadcasters for the Lafayette High Game of the Week on KPEL. Brandon lives in Lafayette with his beautiful wife, Hannah.
Teenager Arrested In New Iberia Shooting
A 16-year-old suspect is behind bars after a shooting just before noon on Monday in the area of Cletus Drive and Lynn Circle in New Iberia.
Lane Closure Happening In Ville Platte Just Off I-49
For the next month, the westbound outside lane and shoulder of LA 29 (Whiteville Road) between I-49 and Eldrige Lane in Ville Platte will be closed as crews make bridge repairs.
Kenneth Boudreaux Calls for Apology from William Theriot over Heated Discussion
Boudreaux claims Theriot made a "racist, discriminatory and unprofessional statement" during a heated exchange concerning the charter amendment to separate the city and parish into two councils.
No Injuries Reported In Bus Crash On Willow Street
A school bus carrying four children is involved in a crash in the 400 block of West Willow Street.
I-10 Lane Closures Happening All Week On Basin Bridge
This will happen between Henderson and Ramah.
Evangeline Thruway Road Closure Happening All Day Tuesday
A busy area of the Evangeline Thruway will be closed on Tuesday for road repairs.
Henderson Road Closure Happening Under I-10
LA 347 (Grand Point Highway) under the I-10 overpass in Henderson in St. Martin Parish will be closed northbound and southbound as crews remove overhead framing used to construct the new I-10 overpass extension.
Verot School Widening Project Continues over the Weekend
Verot School Road between Millcreek Road and Vincent Road will have intermittent closures throughout the weekend.
Deal Made Between Lottie Beebe and St. Martin Parish School Board
Details of the agreement...
Observant Citizen Helps in Capture of Escaped Inmate
Inmate Barry Butler is back behind bars after observant citizen led deputies to his location in the Eunice area.
Fugitive from Crowley Arrested in Lafayette (UPDATED)
44-year-old Billy Joe Hanks was arrested inside a hotel room in Lafayette after a tip given to Youngsville Police was relayed to the Acadia Parish Sheriff's Office.
Another Man Shot Dead on Lafayette Street
Nearly a week after one man was murdered on Lafayette Street, another male victim was found shot to death Thursday morning in the same area.