- Man dies in custody of Opelousas police; autopsy planned Updated: Jun-03-15 5:51 pm
OPELOUSAS, Louisiana - Louisiana State Police are investigating how a man died in the custody of local police in Opelousas.
- Rain washes out Evangeline Downs Turf Sprint Updated: May-30-15 6:48 pm
OPELOUSAS, Louisiana - Rain washed out the $300,000 Evangeline Downs Turf Sprint on Saturday.
- Pedestrian killed in St. Landry Parish accident Updated: May-23-15 4:02 pm
OPELOUSAS, Louisiana - A man walking on U.S. Highway 167 in St. Landry Parish was struck by a car and killed.
- AirEvac Lifeteam helicopter has arrived in Opelousas Updated: May-17-15 5:40 pm
OPELOUSAS, Louisiana - The AirEvac Lifeteam helicopter has arrived in Opelousas.
- Opelousas board gives new mayor $9,000 raise Updated: May-13-15 8:16 am
OPELOUSAS, Louisiana - The Opelousas Board of Aldermen have approved a $9,000 annual raise for Mayor Reggie Tatum after spirited debate that touched on mayors' salaries across the state and whether the new mayor has earned it.