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La. May Designate Two Acadiana Towns As ‘Speed Traps’

Two Acadiana towns that generate most of their revenue from speeding fines may soon be designated as "speed trap towns"
by the State of Louisiana.The Jeff Davis town of Fenton generates nearly 90% of its revenue from traffic fines. Washington, in St. Landry Parish comes in second at 70%. Despite its reputation, the Vermilion Parish town of Maurice generates less than 20% of its revenue from traffic fines.

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La. House Committee Kills Cellphone Bill

The bill, authored by Breaux Bridge representative Mike Huval, met strong resistance in the House Transportation Committee. Car insurance rates in Louisiana are among the highest in the nation. Huval's bill was designed to reduce distracted driving on Louisiana streets and highways.

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Death Of Two-Year-Old In Acadia Parish Being Investigated

There are few details that are available at this time, but as details become available more information will be released.

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Bus Safety and Driver Appreciation Week in Lafayette is March 24 – 28, 2014

The Lafayette Parish School System is celebrating 'Love the Bus: Bus Safety and Driver Appreciation Week' March 24 – March 28, 2014. Our school buses travel approximately 2.5 million miles a year, transporting 18,300 students twice each school day

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DOTD Announces Lane Closure On I-10

Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development announces that on Sunday, March 23, Interstate 10 eastbound will be reduced to one lane in St. Martin and Iberville parishes to allow crews to gather GPS data, weather permitting.

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The Rolling Stones
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Rolling Stones Tour On Hold Following Death Of L’Wren Scott

The Rolling Stones were scheduled to perform in Perth, Australia Wednesday night. That was to be followed by shows in Melbourne, Sydney, and subsequent dates in New Zealand. The "14 On Fire" tour is on hold following the death of Mick Jagger's longtime girlfriend, L'Wren Scott.

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DOTD Announces I-10 Lane Closures

According to the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development, Thursday, March 13, Interstate 10 eastbound will be reduced to one lane to allow crews to perform repairs to the Sawmill Road overpass.

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Bicycle Lanes On UL Campus Are Now Open

If you've driven on or near the UL campus, you know the traffic can be a nightmare. There's good news. The bicycle lanes are now open. Lafayette Consolidated Government began work on the project several months ago.

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What’s Wrong With Lafayette Drivers? [UPDATED]

What's wrong with Lafayette drivers?  Let's make a list, shall we?

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The SUV and bus involved in the crash that killed 4.  NTSB and Louisiana State Police are investigating... (Staff Photo)
The SUV and bus involved in the crash that killed 4. NTSB and Louisiana State Police are investigating... (Staff Photo)
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Louisiana Car/Bus Crash Kills 4; Lack Of Maintenance/Seat Belt Usage May Have Contributed

Over the weekend, the Lafayette High Baseball Team bus was involved in a head-on crash, resulting in 4 deaths.  State Police say maintenance and seat belt usage may be factors contributing to the deaths.

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Do You REALLY Have To Pay Traffic Camera Tickets?

Controversy swirls around the traffic cameras, and "Speed Vans" placed around the City of Lafayette. The Hub City is not alone. Many citizens simply ignore the citations while some fight them. Personalliberty.com recently published a story about a Virginia military veteran who chose to fight.

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Is Flashing Your Headlights To Warn Motorists Of Police Using Radar, Legal?

We've all done it, flashed our lights to help a brotha out, but is it legal?

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