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Part 2 of Eddie Floyd Concert Series returns to Heymann Performing Arts Center

LAFAYETTE, La. (KLFY) – The Eddie Floyd Concert Series returned to the Heymann Performing Arts Center on Saturday, November 6, 2021, with performances from national recording artists, Chrisette Michele and Lyfe Jennings. The show kicked off at 8 p.m. on the dot, with Grammy-award winner, Chrisette Michele. Michele is known for hits like, If I […] → Read More

This Weekend: Saturday is DEA National Rx Take Back Day

LAFAYETTE, La. (KLFY) – On Saturday, October 23, 2021, the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) is teaming up with local law enforcement around the country to give the public an opportunity to prevent pill abuse and theft. Residents in Acadiana will get the chance to properly dispose of potentially dangerous expired, unused and unwanted prescription drugs, […] → Read More

Two children reported missing in New Iberia

NEW IBERIA, La. (KLFY) – The New Iberia Police Department is looking for two children, reported missing. 12-year-old, Char’les Griffin and 13-year-old, Kyzuan Simon are not believed to be in any danger. Char’les Griffin was last seen wearing a blue Anderson Middle School (AMS) hooded sweatshirt with khaki pants and her hairstyle is in braids. […] → Read More

September 13: Acadiana sandbag locations for for the tropical disturbance over the southwestern Gulf of Mexico

LAFAYETTE, La. (KLFY) — This is a list of municipal locations offering sandbags around Acadiana as a tropical system approaches the northern Gulf Coast. This list is subject to change and is being updated with new information as it becomes available. Check back for updates. Jeff Davis Parish JENNINGS / IOWA Jennings Police Jury Road […] → Read More

District 1 of Church Point under boil water advisory

CHURCH POINT, La. (KLFY) – Residents and businesses in District 1 of Church Point are under a boil water advisory until further notice due to a main water line break across from Our Mother of Mercy Church. All of district one is affected, which includes a portion of N. Beaugh St., Myrtle addition, Low bottom […] → Read More

Louisiana’s first ever virtual vacci-thon happening in Acadiana

LAFAYETTE, La. (KLFY) – Louisiana’s first ever virtual vacci-thon is slated for Saturday, August 28, 2021. Bring Back Louisiana, DJ Troy D and La Louisiane Consulting have teamed up with medical professionals to answer the public’s questions and concerns about the coronavirus and vaccines. Five vaccination sites will be setup throughout Southwest Louisiana (see list […] → Read More

Delcambre Shrimp Festival canceled, organizers decide after careful consideration

DELCAMBRE, La. (KLFY) – The 2021 Delcambre Shrimp Festival, scheduled to return at the end of the month, has been canceled. Organizers tell News 10, “After careful consideration and deliberation, we the board of the Delcambre Shrimp Festival felt that it was in the best interest to cancel this year’s festival.” The Festival was slated […] → Read More

LDH announces Covid-19 Vaccine Clinics for week of July 12-18

Baton Rouge, La. (July 12, 2021) — The schedule for COVID-19 vaccine clinics for the week of July 12-18, 2021 is listed here. Additional events and providers can be found at covidvaccine.la.gov. Clinics are listed by region:Region 1: Orleans, Jefferson, St. Bernard and PlaqueminesRegion 2: East Baton Rouge, West Baton Rouge, Ascension, Iberville, Pointe Coupee, West Feliciana and East… → Read More

Tracking the Tropics: Elsa remains a tropical storm as it moves over South Carolina

After hitting Florida and Georgia on Wednesday, Tropical Storm Elsa is heading across South Carolina on Thursday morning, bringing heavy downpours to portions of the state. → Read More

June ’21 Housing Market update: Sale Price vs. Market Value: How Accurate Are Online Home Valuations?

LAFAYETTE, La. (KLFY) – In a real estate market that continues to shatter records heading into the summer months, buyers are looking to stay within budgets while sellers are trying to maximize their home value. In March 2021 alone, single-family homes saw a nearly 52% year-over-year sales increase in Acadiana, but do those prices accurately […] → Read More

Nola Zydeco Fest is taking over the French Quarter this weekend; and will feature local Acadiana musicians

NEW ORLEANS, La. (KLFY)- This weekend Zydeco music lovers are taking over the French Quarter to enjoy the sights and sounds of Nola Zydeco Fest. Co-founder of the festival, and CEO of Saint Josephine, Gabrielle Deculus says, the festival is a way to bridge the gap between the Southwest Louisiana culture and the New Orleans […] → Read More

Acadiana Workforce Solutions Opportunity Event

VILLE PLATTE, La. (KLFY) – Acadiana Workforce Solutions is hosting an opportunity event for those who need assistance with finding work and/or going back to school. Adults and youth 16 – 24 will be eligible to get assistance. Opportunities to: Find a job Obtain GED/HISET Further your education Get tuition assistance Get a summer job […] → Read More

1 dead, 1 in custody following shooting in Vermilion Parish

GUEYDAN, La. (KLFY) - The Vermilion Parish Sheriff's Office is investigating a deadly shooting near Gueydan Wednesday. → Read More

Late night shooting leaves 2 injured in New Iberia

NEW IBERIA, La. (KLFY) – The New Iberia Police Department is investigating a shooting Tuesday night that left two people injured. According to Sergeant Daesha Hughes, officers responded to a call of shots fired at about 10:30 p.m. When officers arrived to 700 block of South Hopkins St, they found two victims suffering from gunshot […] → Read More

Vermilionville celebrates Creole Culture

LAFAYETTE, La. (KLFY) – The public can enjoy a FREE TWO-DAY FESTIVAL at Vermilionville for the 19th annual Creole Culture Celebration on Saturday, June 5 and Sunday, June 6 from 10AM-5PM. Live music with Cedric Watson & Bijou Creole on Saturday and Corey Ledet on Sunday; cooking demonstrations; juré performances; storytelling; Creole language panel discussions; […] → Read More

3 dead in multi-vehicle crash on I-10 West in Acadia Parish

CROWLEY, La. (KLFY) – Three people were killed in a multi-vehicle crash on I-10 WB (near MM 77). According to Louisiana State Police Trooper Thomas Gossen, the crash involved four vehicles. Gossen says, two of the deceased were in a vehicle that was traveling east on the westbound lane. No other details have been released. […] → Read More

2020 Acadiana Po-boy Festival music lineup released

The music lineup for this year’s Acadiana Po-boy Festival has been released. This year the festival celebrates its 5th anniversary. Headlining this year is Keith Frank and the Soileau Zydeco Band. Joining him on stage will be Gerald Gruenig & Gentilly Zydeco, Major Handy, The Daiquiri Queens, Russell Cormier’s Homegrown Reggae, DG & The Freetown […] → Read More

News 10 Morning Rush Headlines: January 24, 2020

LAFAYETTE, LA (KLFY)– Here’s some of today’s top stories to know before you head out the door: Hundreds talked about Matthew Carter’s life for over two hours inside Comeaux High School cafeteria on Thursday. A vigil was also held for 17-year-Kendall Thompson. He was shot to death in Jeanerette. Thompson’s funeral will be held Saturday. […] → Read More

UPDATE: Victim in wheelchair struck and killed in early morning crash identified

Broussard Police are currently working a deadly crash on US Hwy 90 East. → Read More