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.
Drag Queen Story Time Postponed Till Venue Can Be Found (UPDATED)
Citing security concerns, SLCC says "Drag Queen Story Time" cannot be held on its campus.
Home Burglarized in Iota
A home in the 100 block of Cattail Road in Iota was burglarized on September 26th.
Lane Closure Happening TONIGHT at I-10/I-49 Interchange
The northbound left lane and center lane of the Evangeline Thruway at the I-10 overpass will be closed TONIGHT from 8 PM until 12 AM, weather permitting.
Bridge Repairs Happening Sunday on I-49 in St. Landry Parish
On Sunday, DOTD crews will be making repairs to the I-49 bridge barrier rail overhead from 7 AM til 11 AM, weather permitting.
FEMA Funding Headed to Lafayette for Flood Losses
FEMA is awarding Lafayette Consolidated Government $1,250,000.00 in hazard mitigation grant money.
Spraying Operation Continues On Basin Bridge Over Next 2 Nights
On Thursday and Friday nights of this week, the east and westbound inside lanes of I-10 on the Atchafalaya Basin Bridge from mile marker 117 to mile marker 128 will have alternating lane closures from 8 PM until 6 AM each night.
St. Landry Pedestrian Killed After Crash With Truck
44-year-old Danny Chambliss of St. Landry is dead after a crash early Wednesday morning on LA Hwy 106 at LA 3042 in Evangeline Parish.
Work Continues On Main Street In U.S. 90 Widening
LA 182 (Main Street) eastbound beneath the overpass between St. Etienne Road and the westbound Frontage Road will be closed on Thursday night from 8 PM until 6 AM.
St. Martin Sheriff’s Deputies Looking for Burglary Suspect
A suspect that investigators with the St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office believe has been involved in several vehicle burglaries is still on the loose as deputies need your help finding him.
Opelousas Man Arrested For Alleged Dog Fighting
Willie Joseph Jr. has been arrested after video evidence showed him allegedly watching and instigating a dog fight in his backyard.
Town Hall Schedule for Fire Protection Service Property Tax Election
Town hall meetings have been announced throughout Lafayette Parish ahead of the December 8th elections.
Arrest Made as Pair Caught Allegedly Stealing from Scrap Yard
44-year-old Marcus Ward of Lafayette is behind bars after he was caught allegedly stealing from a scrap yard late Saturday night in Scott.