Just when The Daily Advertiser’s employees thought it was safe to poke their heads out of the trenches after surviving several rounds of layoffs in the past four years — heck, it’s been what six months since the last slash? — they got hit again Thursday.
The GOP’s Southern Strategy is a fait accompli — white Democrats in Dixie are becoming as rare as the Louisiana black bear and the Gulf sturgeon.
Louisiana's junior senator got more support from white women than he did from their husbands despite a concerted effort by the Melancon camp to woo female voters.
The BP oil spill is more than six months behind us, the national media have long since broken tent and moved on to other stories, but new photos, some taken as recently as last Friday, reveal the continuing effects of the disaster.
Louisiana Attorney General Buddy Caldwell’s Medicaid Fraud Control Unit this week arrested three personal care attendants on charges that include Medicaid fraud and false claims for providing medical services.
Lafayette City-Parish President Joey Durel says he anticipates receiving the ordinance banning open alcohol containers from the city’s three nightlife areas on Thursday for his signature, which activates the law.
After months of contentious campaigning, more than $2 million in expenditures and unprecedented primary elections, voters in the 3rd Congressional District overwhelmingly selected Republican Jeff Landry of New Iberia as their next representative on Capitol Hill.
After about three hours of passionate and sometimes pointless pontificating by both the public and the politicians, the Lafayette City-Parish Council Tuesday voted in favor of an ordinance that prohibits open alcohol containers downtown and on the Simcoe and McKinley strips.
The Lafayette City-Parish Council will vote on an ordinance for final adoption Tuesday night that would prohibit open alcohol containers downtown and at the McKinley and Simcoe strips.
Candidates for Third Circuit Court of Appeal accuse each other of false advertising.
What is good for oysters, salinity, is bad for wetlands.
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