I'm just an average man with an average life. Oh, wait. That's already been used in a song. Anyway, I'm a Lafayette native, graduate of Beau Chêne High School and Princeton University, and a lifelong (mostly suffering) New Orleans Saints fan. Growing up, I wanted to be the world heavyweight champion. I've at least attained heavyweight status. I've been told that if I were a wrestler, I'd be called the "Hot Mess Express."
I-10 East Closed at Whiskey Bay
The road will be closed for at least two hours.
Man Shot During Cruisin’ the Coast Parade
The victim was reportedly responsive when bystanders helped him.
Cankton Resident Spots Bobcat Near Home
Wildlife agents say bobcats are more plentiful than you might think.
COVID Outbreak Traced to Abbeville Wedding
The wedding happened on September 25.
Abbeville Police Arrest 2019 Murder Suspects
Newly-discovered evidence helped police crack the case.
Be a VIP, Support UL Students at the Same Time
Audi of Lafayette is selling buy-one-get-one-free tickets for the Vacationing for Scholarships raffle fundraiser.
UPDATE: Third Person Arrested in Burned Body Case, Charged with Murder
It's the latest break in the two-week-old case.
Update: Lafayette Shooting Victim Dies
No suspects have been named.
Saints Snatch Defeat from Jaws of Victory, Lose To Giants in OT
The Saints defense left a lot to be desired in the team's 27-21 loss to the Giants.
1 Dead, 1 Wounded in Opelousas Shooting
The victims were found in a car in a parking lot.
Who’s That?: The Names Behind Lafayette’s Schools, Part 2
We continue our "Who's That" series with the men and woman whose names are on Lafayette public middle and high schools.
UPDATE: Carencro Service Road Now Open after Motorcycle Crash
The motorcyclist suffered moderate injuries.