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.
I-10 Widening Project Continues Throughout Lafayette Parish This Week
There are a couple of DOTD road and lane closures happening this week as workers continue the I-10 Widening Project.
Opelousas Police Working Crash On I-49 Northbound
A crash involving an 18-wheeler and a van has caused traffic to build up significantly on I-49 northbound.
State Police Investigating Dead Body Found On St. Landry/Evangeline Parish Line
A body has been found on Highway 167 on the St. Landry/Evangeline Parish line.
1 Teen Injured, 1 Teen Arrested In Lafayette Shooting On Sunday
A 17-year-old black male victim is in stable condition in a local hospital after suffering multiple gunshot wounds on Sunday.
Business In Lafayette Robbed Late Sunday Night
Lafayette Police responded to a Department store in the 4300 block of Ambassador Caffery Parkway around 11:00 p.m. Sunday night after someone robbed the place.
Youngsville Man Charged With 2nd Degree Murder In 10-Year Cold Case
56-year-old Millard Hebert of Youngsville is now being held responsible in the 2008 death of Bonnie Ruphard.
US 90 Intersection To Close Next Week
On Thursday, March 15, the intersection of US 90 at Albertson Parkway/St. Nazaire Road will be closed to turning movements from 8 PM to 6 AM, weather permitting.
UPDATE: Gun Found On Acadiana High Campus; Student Apprehended
School resource officers at Acadiana High School have apprehended an unidentified student who allegedly was possessing a firearm.
Johnston Street Lane Closure Happening On Sunday
On Sunday, from 7 AM until 10 PM, the westbound outside lane of Johnston Street will be closed at the intersection of Cajundome Boulevard, weather permitting.
US 90 Bridge Construction To Cause Overnight Road Closure
LA 182 beneath the overpass between St. Etienne Road and westbound Frontage Road will be closed to traffic for construction work on the US 90 bridge over LA 182 in Broussard.