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.
Customers Insulted by AT&T’s “Make It Right” Credit Following Massive Outage
AT&T will "make it right" after a glitch caused customers to lose service, but customer in Louisiana and across the nation are insulted.
Louisiana Gang Member Accused of Murder Headed to Prison After Shooting at Rival
A Louisiana man with gang ties is headed to prison on illegal weapons charges for shooting at a rival who attended his hearing on second degree murder charges.
12 Places in Louisiana You Cannot Legally to Carry a Concealed Firearm
Constitutional carry or carrying a concealed gun without a permit may soon be legal in Louisiana, but there are 12 places you cannot legally carry.
By Popular Demand, Miles Perret Survivor Walk Returns to Lafayette
The Miles Perret survivor walk was put on hold during COVID, but is returning to Lafayette, Louisiana, this Spring by popular demand.
How to Deal with a Mosquito Hawk Infestation in Louisiana
Mosquito hawks are everywhere, but do you have an infestation? Here are two ways to find that out and what to do about it.
Senator Stumping to Stop the Clock on Daylight Saving Time
A senator is keeping the Sunshine Protection Act in the forefront to stop the clock changes so Louisiana and the country can stick to Daylight Saving Time.
Louisiana Reporter and UL Grad Trades in His Microphone for a Submarine
A Louisiana reporter and UL grad who began as a photographer and transitioned to a field reporter has traded in his microphone for a submarine.
WATCH: Ted Nugent Drums Up Support for Louisiana Concealed Carry Changes
Ted Nugent is drumming up support for Louisiana's proposed bill that would allow people to carry a concealed weapon without a permit. He sent out a text message.
Lake Charles Native Named New President and CEO of Opelousas General Health
Lance Armentor, a native of Lake Charles, Louisiana, has been appointed the new President and CEO of Opelousas General Health System.
Louisiana School Board to Vote on 4-Day Week for 2024-25 School Year
The Jeff Davis Parish School Board could vote on whether to join 10 other Louisiana school districts in Louisiana in implementing a 4-day hybrid school week.