Louisiana Ranks Among States With The Highest STD Rates
Unfortunately for Louisiana, we did rank among the states with the highest rates of sexually transmitted diseases. The CDC has reported increased sexually transmitted diseases in the United States. according to USN, there have been more than 2.5 million cases of chlamydia, syphilis, and gonorrhea reported in 2021, the most recent year for which data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention was reported.
Local Lafayette Celebrity Costume Ideas for This Halloween
Halloween is the perfect opportunity to get creative and replicate a Lafayette celebrity that has an iconic look. We asked our listeners what local celebrity they would dress up as for Halloween and here are the top 5 responses and details you need to pay special attention to in order to nail it for your Halloween party this year.
Can an Alligator Really Be Registered as an Emotional Support Animal in Louisiana?
Wally's laidback personality allowed Henney to get him licensed as an emotional support pet. This special alligator has been a comforting companion for Henney as he has gone through radiation treatments for cancer.
Lil Debbie Candles Will Give You the Scent of Your Favorite Snacks Without the Calories
Goose Creek Candles has given you a chance to make your entire house smell like a Little Debbie snack. experience ultra-realistic scents created in collaboration with the experts behind all of your favorite flavors. They made sure to cover all their bases, they offer everything from the famous oatmeal pie to the fan-favorite cosmic brownie in candle form.
Suspect Linked to Tupac Shakur’s 1996 Murder Arrested in Vegas
Las Vegas police have arrested a man in the deadly 1996 drive-by shooting of Tupac Shakur
Cantaloupe Sold In Louisiana Grocery Stores Recalled
Eagle Produce LLC recalls whole cantaloupe sold in Louisiana grocery stores because of possible health risks. On Wednesday afternoon Eagle Produce initiated a voluntary recall of 6,456 cases of whole cantaloupes due to the potential of them being contaminated with Salmonella. According to the FDA, a test was conducted in a distribution center where they concluded this information.
Louisiana Ozempic Users Will Now See This Major Side Effect Printed On Label
Ozempic is a prescription drug that has generated significant attention recently, not only for its primary purpose of managing blood sugar levels in people with type 2 diabetes but also for its potential to aid in weight loss.There has been controversy around people taking this drug to lose weight because the FDA has not approved it as a standalone weight loss medication. In addition, many are concerned about the potential long-term side effects especially now that they are changing their warning label to reflect a major side effect users are suffering from after taking Ozempic.
KATC Meteorologist Rob Perillo Claps Back at ‘False Cool Front Promises’
By now you have probably heard the news, gumbo weather is on the way to Louisiana. Or so we thought. As much as we want to be excited and start getting our sweaters ready something tells us this might be too good to be true. Believe me, we desperately want this Louisiana summer to be far behind us but now all eyes are on Chief Meteorologist Rob Perillo after a Facebook post he made.
The Most Expensive Resale Ticket to See Beyonce in New Orleans Will Blow Your Mind
Out of curiosity, we Googled "Beyonce tickets New Orleans" and as soon as we clicked on the Ticketmaster website we were warned that the "resale ticket prices may exceed face value" and they weren't lying.
Breaux Bridge, Louisiana Woman Makes Debut on Netflix Series ‘Love is Blind’
Breaux Bridge, Louisiana native Renee Poche made her debut on season 5 of the popular Netflix show 'Love is Blind'.
Chick-fil-A Worker’s Heroic Actions Saves Child Choking in Drive-Thru Line
This mom is hugging her kids a little tighter after a scary situation unfolded in the drive-thru line at Chick-fil-A on the way to the grocery store. Little did she know that this stop would save her child's life. Liliana Leahy recalls that her daughter Theia started making "a weird choking sound" in the back seat. It was then that she quickly sprung out of her vehicle in the drive-thru line and began to panic. Liliana admits that "she froze and panic set in" so she screamed for help.
Viral Post Suggests Louisiana Teens Say ’No’ to Homecoming Proposal Production
A post that is going viral on Facebook suggests that both students and parents should 'Just say NO' to homecoming proposal productions that one mother says have become too elaborate.
Kim Kardashian Rumored to Be ‘Hanging Out’ with Baton Rouge Native, Former LSU Star
While these past relationships with NFL athletes didn't exactly pan out in the long run, Kim Kardashian now has her sights set on Baton Rouge native Odell Beckham Jr. OBJ and his longtime girlfriend and mother of his son, Lauren Wood, split earlier this year. While the SKIMS founder has remained single since her most recent breakup with SNL star Pete Davidson, it seems that could all be changing soon.
8 Words And Phrases Only Someone From Louisiana Would Know
Louisiana is one of those places where if you didn't grow up here you may feel left out of some conversations or at the very least confused. We tend to talk to each other differently here which is made even more apparent anytime you travel outside the state or talk to someone from out of town. The way we describe doing daily tasks, ask certain questions and even how we say something looks cute, is something unique to Louisiana.
Lafayette Lingerie Shop Teams Up With Miles Perret to Help Women Battling Breast Cancer
According to the Current, a new collaboration between Miles Perret and a local lingerie store, La Femme, are helping breast cancer survivors get acclimated and transition into their "changed bodies" by providing prosthetics and bras at no expense to the patient. Meaghan Savoy's main goal is to help women feel confident and beautiful again without feeling embarrassed or overwhelmed.
Lafayette Couples—Want to Get Married in a Glass Chapel?
The Glass Chapel is currently available for wedding ceremonies of up to 50 people and we desperately want to see it all decked out with strings of lights and flowers ASAP. Bridge Point Farms is already notorious for being an excellent wedding venue and for offering everything from decorating services to vendor, bartender, and caterer recommendations for your big day.
Lafayette Moms Share Best Places to Watch Football With The Kids Around Town
Football season is back and there is nothing better than getting the whole family in on the fun. Sometimes it can be stressful trying to figure out which restaurants or sports bars are actually family and kid-friendly. In an effort to ease some of that stress this football season, Lafayette moms created a list of local places that are perfect for families with young kids who may need something to keep them entertained throughout the game. Here is a list of family-friendly places for you to bring your kids to watch games this football season here in the Lafayette area.
Louisiana Teens Caught During Homecoming Prank by Homeowners Dog
In the video, you can see one of the teens hilariously dancing with a mask on while holding one of the rolls of toilet paper. Something tells me that he wasn't expecting this video to go viral online. All 5 teens are blissfully unaware that the homeowner, Jada Derouen, is fully aware that they are cutting up in her yard. She says she heard them outside and her son opened the door to shoo them off when their dog Skye bolted out the door to save the day. In the video, you see the boys are about to start throwing the toilet paper when Skye charges at them. You can hear a few high-pitched screams from the teens as they are chased off by Skye.
Louisiana Avenue Chick-fil-A Undergoing Upgrades to Match Kaliste Saloom and Johnston St. Locations
The Chick-fil-A on Louisiana Avenue is undergoing substantial renovations aimed to bring it on par with its newer counterparts on Kaliste Saloom and Johnston Street at Ridge Road. Louisiana Senator Gerald Boudreaux discussed the upgrade in a recent Facebook post, referencing information initially reported by Developing Lafayette.
Lafayette Restaurants That Are Always Worth The Wait
Lafayette is home to hundreds of restaurants that range from traditional Cajun and Creole cuisine to Mexican and Lebanese. Chances are if you are craving it there is a place in town that serves it. Even though we have countless restaurants there are several that no matter when you go, will always have a wait. Here are the 7 Lafayette restaurants that are always worth the wait according to our listeners.