Lafayette man reports being shot in the foot during robbery attempt

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Kevin Robinson told police he was shot in his foot just before 6 a.m. Tuesday by two men who tried to rob him behind the house he's staying at in the 1500 block of Fairfax ...

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Krewe of Bonaparte parade rolls through Lafayette

LAFAYETTE, La. — With only three days to go, the Mardi Gras festivities are in full swing in Lafayette Parish, where the Krewe of Bonaparte is taking over the town. "It's all about the fun, and ...

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Defendant in Lafayette drive-by shooting pleads not guilty, set for trial

A man suspected of being involved in a September drive-by shooting in Lafayette that left one man paralyzed for life pleaded not guilty Friday and was set for trial in July. Nathen Rodriguez ...

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Lafayette Police officer re-employed after back-and-forth with use-of-force case

A Lafayette Police officer who was at the center of a use-of-force discipline case was re-employed with the department after a nearly four-year process of fighting for his job. The Lafayette Fire ...

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Are people happier in a downtown environment? This new CEO in Lafayette thinks so.

Kevin Blanchard is the CEO of the Downtown Development Authority and Downtown Lafayette Unlimited. He was previously the executive director of the Lafayette Public Trust Financing Authority ...

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Nobody hurt in Monday evening Carencro mobile home fire

Carencro Fire Department, along with Lafayette and Scott Fire Departments, responded to a mobile home fire at 701 W. Gloria ...

Carencro Fire Department, along with Lafayette and Scott Fire Departments, responded to a mobile home fire at 701 W. Gloria ...

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Lafayette partners with Sister Carmen for water bill help

Lafayette residents can get help with their water bills. The city is partnering with the Sister Carmen Community Center to pilot a new program to help qualifying residents. In the first year of ...

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Lafayette man sentenced to 60 years for attempted murder and kidnapping

LAFAYETTE, La. (KLFY) — A Lafayette man has been sentenced to 60 years hard labor for attempted murder and kidnapping related to a Bayou Vista incident in November 2021. In a hearing on Monday ...

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Lafayette mayor highlights investment in public safety during State-of-the-City address

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — When reflecting on the city’s accomplishments in 2023, Lafayette Mayor Tony Roswarski used his State-of-the-City address to highlight the commitment to public safety, strong ...

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Former Lafayette Mayor William 'Dud' Lastrapes Jr. dies at 94

Former Lafayette Mayor William "Dud" Lastrapes Jr. died Sunday at the age of 94. Lastrapes served as the Mayor of Lafayette from 1980 to 1992. His legacy includes the construction of the Cajundome ...

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Deputies search for LaFayette man missing for four days

LaFayette, N.Y. -- Deputies are trying to find a man from the town of LaFayette who left his home Thursday afternoon and hasn’t returned. The man — Victor “Devon” Scott, 24 — was last ...

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St. Louis standoff closes portion of Jefferson Avenue

The SWAT team has been called in to help handle the situation. The DEA is also involved. The police activity has closed a ...

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Wednesday night house fire in Lafayette caused by a space heater

LAFAYETTE, La. — At 10:07 Wednesday evening, Lafayette fire crews were dispatched to a house fire started by a space heater in the 200 block of West End Avenue. According to the Lafayette Fire ...

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Hooters in Lafayette unexpectedly closes down

LAFAYETTE, La. (KLFY) – After 25 years in business, the Hooters location in Lafayette has unexpectedly shutdown. According to multiple online news sources and social media accounts, the front ...

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Lafayette man charged in Gary murder

A Lafayette man faces charges after shooting a man dead in a driveway, records show. Robert R. White, 41, was charged Oct. 13 with murder, unlawful possession of a firearm by a serious violent ...

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Lafayette, LA

Lafayette still maintains a relatively diverse economy, despite its main economic strengths lying primarily within the health care and service industries. The city boasts itself as the center of ...

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Lafayette partners with Sister Carmen for water bill help

Lafayette residents can get help with their water bills. The city is partnering with the Sister Carmen Community Center to pilot a new program to help qualifying residents. In the first year of ...

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University of Louisiana, Lafayette

The University of Louisiana, Lafayette is a large, public research university in central Lafayette known for its hands-on, pre-professional offerings. UL offers 80 undergraduate majors ...

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Are people happier in a downtown environment? This new CEO in Lafayette thinks so.

Kevin Blanchard is the CEO of the Downtown Development Authority and Downtown Lafayette Unlimited. He was previously the executive director of the Lafayette Public Trust Financing Authority ...

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Lafayette, United States - Weather Forecasts | Maps | News - Yahoo Weather

Night - Clear. Winds from SW to S at 3 to 6 mph (4.8 to 9.7 kph). The overnight low will be 19 °F (-7.2 °C). Sunny with a high of 42 °F (5.6 °C). Winds variable at 5 to 7 mph (8 to 11.3 kph ...

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No. 2 Purdue rallies from 10 down, tops Minnesota

Zach Edey overcame a slow start with 24 points and 15 rebounds as No. 2 Purdue rallied from a 10-point deficit to defeat ...

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Lafayette welcomes all to Mardi Gras extravaganza packed with family-friendly parades and festivities

This article is brought to you by Lafayette Travel and Louisiana Office of Tourism. In the Lafayette area, Mardi Gras has evolved from a handful of parades on one or two days to a full-fledged ...

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Best High Schools in the Lafayette, IN Area

Looking for high schools in the Lafayette, Indiana, area? The Lafayette area ranking contains schools from West Lafayette and the city itself. For personalized and effective admissions consulting ...

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