Tracy Wirtz has been a fixture in the Lafayette media landscape for more than 30 years. Her career began in radio, she transitioned to television for about two decades, and returned to her radio roots in 2023. A lifelong resident of south Louisiana, she enjoys writing about Cajun culture and what makes the area unique and interesting. Tracy is also proud to be part of a great team that keeps our beloved Acadiana informed and connected.
6 Stops for Coca-Cola Christmas Caravan and Santa’s Lighted Truck in South Louisiana
The Coca-Cola Christmas Caravan featuring the lighted truck is only making 6 stops in south Louisiana this year. It makes its first stop in Mamou Tuesday night and moves on after a visit to Scott on Thursday.
Christmas Break Schedule Is Different for Each South Louisiana Parish
Each parish in Louisiana has their own Christmas break schedule, and they are not all the same. Check out this list so you can plan accordingly!
Police Ask Public to Be on the Lookout for Murder Suspect in Lafayette, Louisiana
Lafayette Police want the public to be on the lookout for a 23-year-old murder suspect in connection with a shooting in October of 2023.
Public Meeting Tuesday in Lafayette to Address Frustration over Skyrocketing Wastewater Bills
Council members are hosting a public meeting Tuesday night to address the dramatic increase in Lafayette Parish sewer bills.
Manhunt for Convict and Murder Suspect Wanted in Church Point, Louisiana
The Church Point Police Department is searching for a murder suspect.
Places in Louisiana You Can Afford to Live on Social Security Alone When You Retire
Louisiana is ranked number 13 in the states with the lowest cost of living, according to U.S. News. Does the fact that it may not be expensive to live in the Bayou State make it a good option when considering where to live in retirement and if it will require more than social security to make it happen?
Teenager Killed in St. Landry Parish Crash on Louisiana Highway 360
Louisiana State Police say a teenager was killed in a single-vehicle crash Saturday evening in St. Landry Parish.
Man Convicted for 2016 Murder in Breaux Bridge, Louisiana
A St. Martin Parish, Louisiana, man has been convicted for the 2016 shooting death of Miguel Edmond in Breaux Bridge.