LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) _ Waitr Holdings Inc. (WTRH) on Monday reported a loss of $11.7 million in its second quarter.
On a per-share basis, the Lafayette, Louisiana-based company said it had a loss of 7 cents.
LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) _ LHC Group Inc. (LHCG) on Wednesday reported second-quarter profit of $10.6 million.
The Lafayette, Louisiana-based company said it had net income of 35 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs and costs related to mergers and acquisitions, were 98 cents per share.
LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) _ Wabash National Corp. (WNC) on Wednesday reported net income of $22.6 million in its second quarter.
On a per-share basis, the Lafayette, Indiana-based company said it had profit of 46 cents.
LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) _ Home Bancorp Inc. (HBCP) on Tuesday reported second-quarter earnings of $8.5 million.
The bank, based in Lafayette, Louisiana, said it had earnings of $1.03 per share. Earnings, adjusted for costs related to mergers and acquisitions, came to $1.19 per share.
LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — A Louisiana mayor said Monday that he has checked himself into a rehab facility for treatment of alcohol addiction and post-traumatic stress disorder.
Lafayette Mayor-President Josh Guillory said in a news release that he will be in an in-patient facility for 21 days.
LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — An Indiana man who ran into a burning home and saved five people, including a 6-year-old girl he jumped out of a second-floor window with, says he's no hero and that the serious injuries he suffered were “all worth it."
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — SkyWater Technology announced plans Wednesday to build a $1.8 million semiconductor manufacturing and research center adjacent to Purdue University's main campus that's expected to create 750 new jobs within five years of its opening.
GARY, Ind. (AP) — Gary's mayor said his family is “heartbroken" by the news that a relative was among three people fatally shot during a July Fourth block party in the northwestern Indiana city.
GARY, Ind. (AP) — Gunfire during a July Fourth block party in northwestern Indiana left three people dead and seven wounded early Tuesday, police said.
The shooting happened in a residential neighborhood of Gary, Indiana, about 12:45 a.m.
LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — A northwestern Indiana woman convicted of murder in the beating death of her 3-year-old son was sentenced Tuesday to 55 years in prison.
A judge also sentenced 31-year-old Crystal Cox to two years of probation for the July 5, 2021, death of her son Zeus.
LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — A 10-year-old Louisiana girl is responding to discussions about banning books in public libraries by creating her own tiny library box decorated with a rainbow an a LGBTQ flag.
LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — Bridging the digital divide has become a priority for Louisiana since the COVID-19 pandemic put a spotlight on the crucial role high-speed internet plays in the state's education and economic systems.
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Engineering Dean Mung Chiang will succeed Mitch Daniels as Purdue University's president on Jan. 1, the school's Board of Trustees announced Friday.
Chiang, who's also Purdue's executive vice president for strategic initiatives, received praise for growing the College of Engineering at both the undergraduate and graduate levels and setting new school records for both government and industry-sponsored research funding.
DUSON, La. (AP) — Half of the officers at a southwest Louisiana town's police department and the chief are out with COVID-19, prompting state police and area sheriff's office to help pick up the slack.
COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — Brayden Taylor hit a two-run home run in the first inning and Cam Brown pitched eight strong innings to help TCU avoid elimination and beat Louisiana-Lafayette 6-1 on Sunday at the College Station Regional.
COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — Austin Bost and Kole Kaler hit late home runs to rally No. 5 overall seed Texas A&M to a 9-6 win over Louisiana-Lafayette in the semifinals of the College Station Regional on Saturday night.
LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — A hazing investigation at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette has resulted in the suspension of a fraternity from campus for three years.
Pi Kappa Alpha's suspension through May 2025 comes after a fall hazing incident involving sleep deprivation and the performance of calisthenics was reported in March, Eric Maron, a spokesman for university, said in a statement.
COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — CJ Willis went 2-for-4 with an RBI and a run scored, Will Veillon hit a two-run home run and No. 3 seed Louisiana-Lafayette beat second-seeded TCU 7-6 on Friday night at the College Station Regional.
LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — Book displays targeting specific groups or topics such as Cajun heritage, Pride Month or Black History Month are prohibited indefinitely at public libraries in Louisiana's Lafayette Parish, a newspaper reported.
LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — One man is in custody and more arrests are expected after Lafayette Police say they caught someone stealing as much as $600,000 in checks from U.S. Postal Service drop boxes in the Lafayette area.
LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — Four men have been sentenced in connection with the theft of 32 firearms from a gun dealer in south Louisiana, the U.S. Attorney's Office in Lafayette said Friday.
LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — A northwestern Indiana woman has been convicted in the death of her 3-year-old son, who died last year after her boyfriend allegedly punched the boy repeatedly.
A Tippecanoe County jury on Thursday convicted Crystal Cox of murder, neglect of a dependent resulting in death, aggravated battery resulting in death and battery resulting in death of a person younger than 14 years old.
LAFAYETTE, Louisiana (AP) — An attorney arguing for 24 states urged a federal judge Friday to block Biden administration plans to lift pandemic-related restrictions on migrants requesting asylum, saying the decision was made without sufficient consideration on the effects the move could have on public health and law enforcement.
EUNICE, La. (AP) — A hospital in Louisiana’s largest system is giving Louisiana State University at Eunice $698,000 to expand allied health programs.
Ochsner Lafayette General says it wants to boost the nursing and surgical technology programs at the college, news agencies report.
LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) _ Waitr Holdings Inc. (WTRH) on Monday reported a loss of $77.2 million in its first quarter.
The Lafayette, Louisiana-based company said it had a loss of 50 cents per share.
LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — A man convicted of trying to shoot at least two northwestern Indiana police officer s during a 2020 foot chase has been sentenced to 57 years in prison.
LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) _ LHC Group Inc. (LHCG) on Wednesday reported first-quarter net income of $19.5 million.
The Lafayette, Louisiana-based company said it had net income of 64 cents per share.
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Purdue University and Duke Energy plan to jointly explore the feasibility of using advanced nuclear energy to meet the campus's long-term energy needs and reduce its carbon footprint, they announced Wednesday.
LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — Lafayette’s old City Hall building will be renamed in honor of Phil Lank, co-founder of the Festival International de Louisiane.
The Lafayette City Council unanimously approved the move to recognize Lank, who was instrumental in the creation of what has since become the city's signature annual event, The Advertiser reported.
LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) _ Wabash National Corp. (WNC) on Wednesday reported profit of $12.1 million in its first quarter.
On a per-share basis, the Lafayette, Indiana-based company said it had net income of 24 cents.
LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) _ Home Bancorp Inc. (HBCP) on Tuesday reported first-quarter profit of $4.4 million.
The Lafayette, Louisiana-based bank said it had earnings of 53 cents per share.
LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Two men were killed and four people injured Sunday during a shooting at a block party in Indiana, authorities said.
Lafayette Police said officers were called about 4:20 a.m.
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Purdue center Zach Edey won’t enter the NBA draft and plans to return to Purdue for his junior season.
Edey announced his decision Friday on social media.
The 7-foot-4 center from Toronto averaged 14.4 points, 7.7 rebounds, 1.2 assists and 1.2 blocks this past season while playing just 19 minutes per game.
LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — A civil service board in Louisiana has upheld a decision to fire a fire department captain for insubordination after he repeatedly refused orders to wear a COVID-19 mask at a training session last year.
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Purdue's board of trustees announced Friday it has approved $6.7 million in renovations for Mackey Arena, work funded entirely by private donations and expected to begin after next season.
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Purdue's Trevion Williams has announced he will sign with an agent and enter the NBA draft.
Williams could have played for the Boilermakers next season with the NCAA's pandemic eligibility exemption.
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Purdue's Jaden Ivey has entered his name in the NBA draft, forfeiting his final two seasons of college eligibility.
“This has been a lifelong dream of mine and I am beyond excited for this journey,” Ivey posted on his social media accounts Thursday.
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Purdue University plans to welcome to its campus up to 20 Ukrainian scholars who have been displaced by Russia's invasion of their country.
The university announced Friday that its Ukraine Scholars Initiative would accept Ukrainian scholars “directly impacted by the war" which began Feb.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Notre Dame coach Niele Ivey figured out how to balance basketball and motherhood decades ago.
The challenge this season was splitting her time adequately between keeping the Fighting Irish's resurgent season on track and playing the role of proud mother for son Jaden, a star guard for Purdue.
TOLEDO BEND RESERVOIR, La. (AP) — Two men have died in a boating accident that investigators believe may have been weather-related, the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries said Tuesday.
The bodies of George Diboll, of Oakdale, and Marvin Parsons, of Lafayette, both 62, were found at Toledo Bend Reservoir — the South's largest manmade lake at about 280 square miles (730 square kilometers).
LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) _ Waitr Holdings Inc. (WTRH) on Friday reported a loss of $8.1 million in its fourth quarter.
On a per-share basis, the Lafayette, Louisiana-based company said it had a loss of 6 cents.
LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — A federal judge in Louisiana has ordered an Alabama boat captain to serve 160 years in prison for exploiting a girl to make child pornography, and to pay the girl more than $200,000.
LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — The Italian owners of a Switzerland-based helicopter company have backed out of plans to build a new model in south Louisiana, and the state is again looking for a new tenant.
PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) — Greg Williams Jr. had 16 points as Louisiana-Lafayette topped Troy 66-57 in the semifinals of the Sun Belt Conference Tourney on Sunday.
Theo Akwuba had 15 points and eight rebounds for Louisiana-Lafayette (16-14).
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — A Purdue University researcher has landed a $1 million grant to boost his work on a rapid test for detecting African swine fever.
The funding for Mohit Verma, an assistant professor of agricultural and biological engineering, was included in the U.S.
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Purdue’s seniors celebrated one final time on their home court Saturday.
It was the next best thing to a Big Ten regular-season title — a victory over archrival Indiana.
PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) — Jordan Brown had a career-high 31 points as Louisiana-Lafayette got past Texas State 79-72 in the Sun Belt Conference Tourney quarterfinals on Saturday.
LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — The University of Louisiana at Lafayette is now offering a graduate nursing concentration in psychiatric mental health, starting in fall 2022.
Licensed registered nurses can apply for a master’s program that will qualify them to take a national certification exam, the university’s College of Nursing & Health Sciences said in a news release.