Born and raised in Carencro/Lafayette, Brandon Comeaux has worked in the Lafayette market since 2007. His opportunity to work in radio came while he was a student at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. Brandon started his radio career as a part-time worker with KPEL1420am ESPN Radio, producing sports games and giving halftime reports. Brandon has hosted numerous sports shows on ESPN 1420 - from postgame scoreboard shows to sports talk shows. Eventually, Brandon also began producing and board operating for Newstalk 96.5 KPEL FM. He has also interim-hosted two shows on KPEL - Your Afternoon Drive Home and Acadiana's Morning News - while serving as a news anchor/reporter. Brandon also works as the producer for the Moon Griffon Show. In February 2017, Brandon teamed up with Shannon Wilkerson to host OFFSIDES, a talk show dedicated to discussing issues you deal with and discuss everyday. In addition to this, Brandon is one of the broadcasters for the Lafayette High Game of the Week on KPEL. Brandon lives in Lafayette with his beautiful wife, Hannah.
I-49 Northbound Closed After Crash In Ville Platte
A 9-vehicle crash on I-49 in Ville Platte has killed 1 person and caused I-49 North to be closed at Exit 23.
Fatalities Feared As FIU Bridge Collapses
A newly-installed pedestrian bridge at Florida International University has collapsed, causing several fatalities to reported and leaving several vehicles trapped underneath the wreckage.
Verot School Road Closures For Widening Project Continue This Week
The widening of Verot School Road continues this week as 2 of its intersections will be closed from 7 AM Thursday (March 15) until 7 PM Saturday (March 17), weather permitting.
Secretary Of State Tom Schedler Not Resigning
In a press conference on Wednesday, Secretary of State Tom Schedler announced he will finish out his current term and will not run for re-election in 2019.
US 90 Intersection To Close Next Week
On Thursday, March 15, the intersection of US 90 at Albertson Parkway/St. Nazaire Road will be closed to turning movements from 8 PM to 6 AM, weather permitting.
Amelia Bridge Closed For The Workday
The Amelia Bridge over Bayou Boeuf on LA 182 at the Assumption Parish line is now closed for routine bridge inspections.
New Superintendent Named In Iberia Parish
Carey Laviolette has worked in Iberia Parish Schools for 39 years and is currently the district's assistant superintendent of Curriculum and Instruction.
Broussard Road Closure Happening Over Next 2 Weeks
The intersection of LA 182 (Main Street) between St. Etienne Road and Moulin Road in Broussard is now closed for construction work.