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The Vatican Reports That Pope Francis Will Be Hospitalized for Few Days
The Roman Catholic Church has announced that Pope Francis was rushed to a hospital and will be admitted to the hospital.
Louisiana in Top 3 of Most-Festival Obsessed States
It's no secret that we love our festivals in Louisiana. That being said, can you believe we're not number one on the list of "Festival-Obsessed States"? We are in the top 3 though...
Youngsville Mayor Ken Ritter Statement on Controversial Crash
Youngsville Mayor Ken Ritter has released a statement in the wake of recent backlash surrounding a controversial crash that happened in Sugar Mill Pond involving a city councilwoman and the police chief.
Nathan Millard's Death Ruled Overdose by Fentanyl, Cocaine
There are no pending murder charges in the death of Nathan Millard, and no suspicions of foul play.
Two 18-Wheeler Trucks Fight While Traveling on I-49 in Louisiana
That's right, two 18-wheeler trucks fight while driving on I-49. You've never seen anything quite like this...
A Ville Platte Police Officer Arrested on Domestic Violence Charges
A Ville Platte police officer is being investigated after he was arrested on domestic violence charges.
Road Closures Set for Lafayette Intersections, I-10/I-49 Overpass
LAFAYETTE, La. (KPEL News) - It's another busy week for traffic construction in Lafayette as the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development will continue a couple of projects that will most certainly affect the commute for many drivers, both locally and from out-of-town...
Louisiana Officials Give Update on Basin Bridge Speed Cameras
If you've found yourself wondering: "What ever happened to the speed cameras on the Atchafalaya Basin Bridge?"—don't worry; they're still coming.
'The World's Largest Bounce House' Heading to NOLA April 21-23
A company called Big Bounce America is bringing a slew of great bounce houses to The Big Easy for a fun weekend.
2023 New Orleans Jazz Fest is Going Cashless
If you plan to attend any of the days of the 2023 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival presented by Shell, you can leave your cash at home (for the most part).
Louisiana I-10 Drivers Are You Ready to Start Paying Tolls?
Motorists who use I-10 to cross southern Louisiana could soon be paying a toll for the privilege of driving on certain sections of that roadway.
Social Media Prank Goes Terribly Wrong in Target Store
A woman, who just gave birth to twins, was shopping at the Target store in Tustin, California when she fell victim to a new social media prank.
Queen’s Brian May Names His Greatest Guitarists of All-Time, Praises Kurt Cobain’s Guitar Legacy
The Queen guitarists has a lot of thoughts on the greatest guitarists.
Aaron Hernandez’s Brother Arrested For Throwing a Brick at ESPN Headquarters With a Note Attached
Aaron Hernandez's brother, D.J. Hernandez, was arrested last week after he threw a brick with a note attached at ESPN headquarters.
New Hidden Bayou RV Resort Proposed in Ascension Parish
If you're all about that RV life, we've got some potentially great news for you.
Lauren Daigle Sings 'How Great Thou Art' @ Nashville Prayer Vigil
NASHVILLE, Tn. (KPEL News) - A former student at The Covenant School in Nashville, Tennessee, committed a horrible act on Monday by murdering three nine-year-old children and three adults. Authorities say the former student used knowledge of the campus to carry out the shooting at The Covenant School. Two of t...