The City of Broussard will pay tribute to a local Army veteran with a memorial.
May 20, 2019
Louisiana softball’s season started with tragedy and ending in heartbreak. But squeezed in between were 52 wins, and a historic season full of smashed records.
A Washington family is homeless after a tree fell through their roof during Sunday’s severe weather. Annie Duhon and her son were in the home
A bid to increase Louisiana’s legal smoking age from 18 to 21 narrowly escaped the House budget committee, but only after lawmakers added a long list of exemptions to the proposal.
The Iberia Parish finance committee is officially proposing to close two schools in New Iberia. Superintendent Carey Laviolette believes the closures are a necessity. “We’re
The Southeastern Conference on Monday announced its 2019 Baseball Awards and All-SEC Teams, recognizing standout performances from this season. The 2019 SEC Baseball Tournament will be played Tuesday through Sunday at Hoover Metropolitan Stadium.
The exit ramp from I-10 East to Ambassador Caffery has reopened. DOTD reports that there is no congestion following the reopening. I-10 Eastbound reopened Monday
Louisiana has its fair share of ghost stories but it looks like the Travel Channel is pinpointing one place in Acadiana to find out what
Monday evening, Stephensville Elementary School announced that it will be closed on Tuesday, May 21, 2019. All school events from this week will also be
It was one of Breaux Bridge’s greatest baseball seasons and it ended in one of the most brutal ways.
Winners of seven of its final nine regular-season games, Louisiana Baseball rides a wave of momentum into the First Round of the Sun Belt Conference Tournament where it will face Appalachian State at Springs Brooks Stadium in Conway, South Carolina. First pitch is set for 5:30 p.m.
In Evangeline Parish, the clean-up continues after yesterday’s tornadoes. Today the National Weather Service confirmed that an EF-0 hit Mamou and an EF-1 hit Ville
A voluntary evacuation has been issued for lower St. Martin Parish. The St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office says that after consultation with the Director of
A tropical pattern has set in across Acadiana over the last several days, with breezy winds tomorrow helping to take and edge off of the heat and humidity. But as time wears on, the pattern will gradually get hotter, and eventually a little drier into the weekend an beyond.
Dozens of first responders rode through Lafayette in memory of two of their own. The Gulf Coast Brotherhood Riders honored Corporal Michael Middlebrook and Wildlife
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) – Louisiana’s senators agreed Monday to a plan that could give the state’s judges annual pay hikes of 2.5% for the
A bill that could return electric scooters to Lafayette is advancing in the legislature. As we reported previously, the electric scooter companies Bird and Lime
WASHINGTON (AP) – A federal judge in Washington ruled Monday against President Donald Trump in a financial records dispute with Congress. U.S. District Judge Amit
KATC has all your top local, state, and national headlines for Monday, May 20, 2019. Here’s what’s happening today! Top Stories Clean-up underway in Evangeline
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) – House lawmakers unanimously agreed Monday to expand Louisiana’s Medicaid program to include more children with developmental disabilities whose parents make
The search for an inmate is underway in Rapides Parish after an escape Sunday night. Deputies with the Rapides Parish Sheriff’s Office say that on
South Alabama freshman infielder, Ethan Wilson, has been voted the Sun Belt Conference Baseball Community Coffee Player and Freshman of the Year by the league’s 12 head coaches, while Texas State’s Connor Reich was tabbed as the league’s Community Coffee Pitcher of the Year.
First Baptist of Lafayette said goodbye to their pastor of 14 years yesterday. Steve Horn was selected last week to be the new executive director
The New Iberia Police Department will be conducting an OWI Checkpoint inside the city limits of New Iberia. Officers say the checkpoint will happen on
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) – Louisiana House Republicans pushed ahead Monday with a proposal to undo the seven-year sales tax passed last year to stabilize
The Acadiana Food Alliance, in partnership with EatLafayette, is launching the inaugural South Louisiana Food Summit being held June 17 – 18. The two-day summit
Search efforts are underway by the St Landry Parish Sheriff’s Office for 4-year-old Olivia Boutte.
As of noon, 500 customers in Evangeline Parish remain without power following Sunday morning’s storm that left nearly 20,000 customers across Cleco’s service territory without
The tornado that hit Ville Platte over the weekend has been classified as an EF-1. The peak wind speeds were 90 miles per hour. The
Ville Platte Mayor Jennifer Vidrine says crews have already restored 95 percent of the power to the city and are working to pick up small branches and debris.