I am incredibly blessed that the fine folks at TSM allow me to do what I enjoy every day. I am married to my high school sweetheart, and he still makes me feel like the prettiest girl in the room (even though I wake up looking like a troll!). I adore him, our three children, and our grand-daughter who calls me "Gigi."
KATC General Manager Responds to Staff Changes and Local Coverage Concerns
KATC VP/General Manager Sean Trcalek promises that "Lafayette will see a dramatic INCREASE in local content."
Lafayette High Construction Starts on Schedule
The construction of the new Lafayette High School officially this week, right on schedule. Construction crews have been preparing the site, and officials announced today (9/25) that the groundbreaking ceremony will happen Friday at 9 am.
Louisiana Agencies Offer $15,000 Reward for Arson Information Related to Recent Wildfires
The Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry (LDAF) is offering a cash reward of up to $15,000 for information that leads to an arrest and conviction of the person or people responsible for starting the large wildfires that have plagued the southwestern part of the state.
Louisiana Voters Have Limited Time in Booth to Cast Lengthy Ballot
The lengthy October 14 election ballot could take a while for you to complete, but you have limited time In Louisiana to make those decisions. It's vital that you are aware of the candidates and initiatives you will see when you walk into the booth.
Lauren Daigle Reveals Gender of Broussard Woman’s Baby During Concert
Ask and ye shall receive! A Broussard, Louisiana, woman did just that and was treated to a very public and special gender reveal by contemporary Christian artist Lauren Daigle.
Parishioners Forgive Vandals Who Decapitate Jesus Statue at Louisiana Catholic School
The police department in Lockport, Louisiana, are asking for the public's help in finding the vandals responsible for decapitating a statue of Jesus Christ. Priest encourages parishioners to forgive.
Louisiana Blue Cross Blue Shield Policyholders Angry Over Sale
Blue Cross Blue Shield Louisiana announced earlier this year a desire to sell the non-profit health insurance company to Elevance Health, a for-profit provider. Policyholders are letting the Louisiana Department of Insurance know they aren't happy about it.
$10K Grants Available to Louisiana Homeowners
Louisiana Citizens Fair Plan policyholders may be eligible for a grant of up to $10,000 under the Louisiana Fortify Homes Program (LFHP). The program is designed to help homeowners repair or replace their roofs to withstand hurricane-force winds and possibly save on insurance costs.
Youngsville Woman Evades Work-From-Home Scammers
Red flags flew when a prospective employer on a reputable job site requested this information from a Youngsville woman.
Record Drought, Heat to Impact Crawfish Season in Louisiana
The Summer of 2023 was record-breaking, but the heat didn't just affect utility bills. It may adversely impact the upcoming crawfish season in Louisiana.
Texas Police Officers Answer Lip Sync Challenge
Crowley Police Officer Landun Primeaux issued his own lip sync challenge in the early hours of Monday morning, and law enforcement officers from one Texas community responded.
Crowley Police Officer Issues Lip Sync Challenge
Crowley Police Officer Landun Primeaux has thrown down the melodic gauntlet. In fine fashion, he has issued a lip sync challenge to other members of the blue line, specifically those in his department and with the Acadia Parish Sheriff's Office.
How To Avoid Baton Rouge Traffic If You’re Headed To The Beach This Summer
We all know the worst part of an Alabama or Florida beach vacation is getting through Baton Rouge traffic. Here's how to avoid it!
Gary Sinise & The Lt Dan Band To Play At Fort Polk June 9!
Did you know that Gary Sinise and the Lt. Dan Band will be playing a free concert at Fort Polk on Saturday, June 9? Yes. Gary Sinise, as in the actor who played Lt. Dan in Forrest Gump. And you can go!
Renovated St. Peter’s Catholic Church Reopens For Masses [PHOTOS]
The first mass in the newly renovated St. Peter's Catholic Church in Carencro was celebrated Wednesday night when young people in the parish were confirmed by Bishop J. Douglas Deshotel.
The Last Day Of School Is When?! The List For Acadiana
Ready or not, the last day for public school students in Acadiana is coming sooner than you may think or be ready for. Here's the list of when those little learners will be dismissed for summer.
Festival International Pass Means Short Lines And Clean Potties!
Festival International means fun, but also long drink lines and port-a-potties. Organizers have designed the Festival Pass Program so you can avert both!
Where Do I Park For Festival International?
Where do I park for Festival International? It's probably one of the most frequently asked questions. Here are the suggestions for getting to Acadiana's biggest music event.
Grammy Winners To Glamtronic Slated For Festival International
Festival International takes over downtown Lafayette Wednesday, 4/25, through Sunday, 4/29. "International" is the operative word, as the entertainment lineup features everything from homegrown Grammy winners like Terrence Simien to the Czech Republic glamtronic/electro-pop group Mydy Rabycad.
Six Constitutional Amendments on Nov 8 Ballot– What Do They Mean?
Louisiana voters will be faced with more than just a selection for president on Nov 8. There are six constitutional amendments that can be difficult to understand and decide on with just a few minutes to do so. Here's a list of them in "regular people" terms and what they mean.