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.
Verot School Road Widening Project Continues This Week
Another intersection road closure is happening this week on Verot School Road – at its intersection with Pillette Road.
Shooting Suspect Identified In Broussard Bank Robbery
29-year-old Jeremie Raymond of New Iberia is wanted, accused of being the shooter in Monday's armed robbery at Community First Bank in Broussard.
Lafayette Sheriff’s & Police Departments On Scene At Ambassador Caffery Hotel
Sanford Sims was the man arrested at Microtel Tuesday morning. Our news partners at KATC say Sims was wanted on warrants for felony possession of stolen property and he's been connected to several business burglaries in Lafayette Parish.
Student Arrested At Lafayette High For Alleged Gun Possession
A 16-year-old male student was arrested on Monday after Lafayette Police officers say they found a gun in his possession at Lafayette High School.
Gang Activity Suspected As Multiple Shootings End In Fatalities & Injuries In Iberia Paris…
A string of shootings in Iberia Parish on Wednesday have left one man dead and two people in the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Lafayette Police To Conduct OWI Checkpoint Friday Night
There will be an OWI Checkpoint Friday night within the incorporated limits of Lafayette.
Fire On Oil Platform Causes 2 Injuries & Evacuation This Morning
A Shell platform, located about 115 miles south of Vermilion Bay, caught fire early this morning.
Suspected Carjacker Killed In Fatal Shooting Near Lafayette Home Depot (UPDATED)
Lafayette Police say the person killed this morning was a suspected carjacker who was shot as he allegedly attempted to steal a vehicle while the owner was preoccupied outside of it.