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.
Suspect Identified In Officer-Involved Shooting In Patterson
25-year-old Marcus White of Patterson faces a slew of charges after he allegedly led an officer with Patterson Police on a car chase while refusing to stop for an alleged speeding violation.
I-10 Widening Project Continues Throughout Lafayette Parish This Week
There are a couple of DOTD road and lane closures happening this week as workers continue the I-10 Widening Project.
Opelousas Police Working Crash On I-49 Northbound
A crash involving an 18-wheeler and a van has caused traffic to build up significantly on I-49 northbound.
Crowley Man Arrested For Possession Of Child Pornography
42-year-old Damon Broussard of Crowley has been arrested after a months-long investigation by Louisiana State Police Detectives led them to his computer.
St. Martin Parish Makes Declaration Of Emergency; Sand Bags Available (UPDATED)
As St. Martin Parish prepares for rising waters due to heavy rains and flooding north of it, the sheriff's office announces extended sand bag distribution hours.
State Police Investigating Dead Body Found On St. Landry/Evangeline Parish Line
A body has been found on Highway 167 on the St. Landry/Evangeline Parish line.
Bayou Bridge Pipeline Begins Work In Calcasieu & Jefferson Davis Parishes
From now until August 31, 2018, workers with Bayou Bridge Pipeline are placing pipeline in Calcasieu and Jefferson Davis parishes.
Multiple Projects Happening This Week As DOTD Continues To Widen I-10
As the I-10 Widening Project continues on, DOTD workers will be closing multiple lanes this week (and next week) as they get closer to completion.