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.
Fleas Force N.P. Moss Students to Hasten Move
Students at N.P. Moss Preparatory School in Lafayette will be moving to their permanent home earlier than planned because of a flea infestation.
Bertrand Drive Lane Closures Happening Wednesday & Thursday
The lane closures will be happening on Bertrand Drive between Dulles Drive and Devalcourt Street.
Lafayette City Bus Involved in Crash at Johnson Street Intersection
Lafayette Police say two people are in the hospital with unknown injuries after a crash involving a Lafayette Transit bus and another vehicle at the intersection of Guidry Road and Johnston Street.
Local Elementary School Mourns Loss of Assistant Principal
J. Wallace James Elementary School and the Lafayette Parish School system community is mourning the loss of assistant principal Mrs. Michelle McCarley.
I-49 East Service Road Closing Immediately
The I-49 east side of the service road on I-49 at Mile Marker 21.8 in Opelousas is now closed until further notice.
Henderson Road Closure Happening Under I-10
This is part of the I-10 widening project.
Opelousas Parents Arrested After Son Found Living in Shed
42-year-old Larry James Lewis and 35-year-old Antoinette Lewis, both of Opelousas, are accused of taking a punishment too far after their teenager was found living in a shed.
5 Arrested In Staged Crash
Louisiana State Police say the staged crash involved the five adults and three children between the ages of 9 and 15.
1 Man Dead, 1 Man Injured in Duson Crash
75-year-old Donald Thibodeaux of rural Acadia Parish is now dead after his pickup truck collided with another truck driven by 38-year-old Michael Cormier Jr. of Rayne Friday morning.
Frontier Airlines To Offer $39 One-Way Flights From Lafayette
The airport made the major announcement at an event on Tuesday.