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Sam Houston Softball falls twice at La-Lafayette

Wednesday, 19 March 2014 20:46 Written by
LAFAYETTE, Louisiana -- Louisiana-Lafayette pitchers Christina Hamilton and Jordan Wallace limited Sam Houston to five hits in 14 innings as the Ragin’ Cajuns swept a non-conference softball doubleheader by scores of 6-0 and 4-2 Wednesday. The two victories on their home field in Lafayette upped the Ragin’ Cajuns’ record to 19-6 while Sam Houston drops to 12-15. Catcher Tiffany Castillo, designated player Hillary Adams and first baseman Sarah Allison provided Sam Houston’s hits in the…
Lafayette man accused in two states of using internet to meet underage girls
Wednesday, 19 March 2014 15:46 Written by
Share: FacebookTwitterGoogle Plus 6 hours 49 minutes ago by associated press A Lafayette man will stand trial on April 28th on federal sex crime charges. He allegedly used the internet and a cellphone to entice a juvenile in Harrison County, Mississppi into having sex with him. 29-year-old John James Lee was indicted by a federal grand jury in February on one count of child enticement.
Lafayette Schools Credit Union Awards $8,000 in Scholarships
Wednesday, 19 March 2014 15:46 Written by
Share: FacebookTwitterGoogle Plus 6 hours 25 minutes ago March 19, 2014 (Lafayette, LA): Lafayette Schools Credit Union has awarded four $2,000 scholarships to young members in support of their higher education goals. The recipients of the 2014 Lafayette Schools Credit Union Scholarship are: -Katelyn Belsom who is a senior at Lafayette High School and plans to attend LSU majoring in
Louisiana Department of Veteran Affairs partners with Acadian Ambulance
Wednesday, 19 March 2014 15:46 Written by
Share: FacebookTwitterGoogle Plus 1 hour 57 minutes ago by PRESS RELEASE Acadian Companies partners with Louisiana Department of Veteran Affairs partners to bolster veteran employment opportunities March 18, 2014-Acadian Companies and Louisiana Department of Veteran Affairs have announced a new partnership to help connect former service members and their families with employment opportunities.
Lafayette Police recognized for OWI enforcement
Wednesday, 19 March 2014 14:46 Written by
Lafayette, LA (KPLC) - The Lafayette Police Department was recognized Tuesday in a ceremony held by the Louisiana Highway Safety Commission. Lafayette Police were commended for their enforcement of OWI laws. In 2013, Lafayette Police arrested 869 drivers that were suspected of impaired driving. Cpl. Tommy Aphaiyarath with the Alcohol Traffic Action Campaign Section of the LPD was individually recognized also for making 216 OWI arrests last year.
Lafayette Spring book sale set for this weekend
Tuesday, 18 March 2014 18:46 Written by
Friends of the Library are holding a book sale which will run from Thursday to Saturday. It will be open to the public Thursday and Friday from 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. and Saturday, Sept 14th from 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. Hardcover and paperback books are sold by the inch. The book sale will take place at the Heymann Convention Center Ballroom on South College Road.
NCAA tournament team previews: Louisiana-Lafayette Ragin' Cajuns
Tuesday, 18 March 2014 16:16 Written by
Posted March 18, 2014 March Madness, NCAA Tournament, NCAA tournament team-by-team previews By Martin Rickman Shawn Long leads Louisiana-Lafayette into the NCAA tournament. (Michael Chang/Getty Images) As part of its preview of the 2014 NCAA men’s basketball tournament, SI.com is taking a look at all 68 teams in the field.
No. 5 Louisiana Shifts Focus To Nicholls State, Five Game Week
Monday, 17 March 2014 21:45 Written by
Share: FacebookTwitterGoogle Plus 1 hour 2 minutes ago by UL Sports Information LAFAYETTE, La. - The Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns baseball team is set to put its seven-game win streak on the line as the Cajuns open a five-game week with a home and home doubleheader against Nicholls State starting on Tuesday at 6 p.m.
Drilling Tools International acquires Reamco
Monday, 17 March 2014 14:31 Written by
Offshore staff HOUSTON – Drilling Tools International (formerly Directional Rentals Inc.), a portfolio company of Hicks Equity Partners, has acquired Reamco Inc., a company based in Lafayette, Louisiana, that manufactures, rents, and refurbishes downhole drilling tools and related products used in the drilling industry. Directional Rentals Inc.
Louisiana-Layayette beats Georgia St. in OT to win Sun Belt Tournament
Sunday, 16 March 2014 15:31 Written by
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Xavian Rimmer scored a career-high 27 points, Louisiana-Lafayette rallied from a 9-point deficit in the last three minutes of regulation to force overtime and the Ragin' Cajuns beat Georgia State 82-81 in the Sun Belt Conference championship game Sunday. The third-seeded Ragin' Cajuns (23-11) earned an automatic bid to their first NCAA tournament since 2005. Ryan Harrow scored a career-high 37 points for Georgia State but missed an off-balance, driving bank…