Oil & Gas Industry Stepping Up Along The Gulf Coast In Wake Of Harvey
National oil and gas companies are pitching in to help victims of Hurricane Harvey.
State Treasurer Election Only One Month Away
Three Republican candidates are raising money. There’s also a Democrat and Libertarian on the ballot.
GOHSEP Sending Crews To Help With Hurricane Response In Florida, Georgia And Texas
There is a wide range of needs right now in Florida and Georgia, and ongoing cleanup in Texas, and Louisiana is happy to help.
DOTD Raising Awareness About Construction Zone Safety
Officials are reporting an uptick in accidents on I-10 between Lafayette and Henderson.
DOC Looking At Ways To Prevent Work Release Inmates From Escaping
In 2016, 70 of the more than 5,000 work release participants escaped.
TOPS Task Force Holds Its First Meeting Wednesday
The task force will make changes to TOPS that will coincide with changes in higher education.
US Rep Ralph Abraham Flies Harvey Missions In Texas
Abraham--a major in the Air Force Auxiliary--said his assignment began Thursday.
Study: Louisiana’s Favorite Place To Travel For Labor Day Is Gatlinburg, Tennessee
According to the property management company TurnKey Vacation Rentals, Louisiana residents' favorite place to travel for the Labor Day Holiday is Gatlinburg, Tennessee.
DCFS Opens Second State-Run Shelter To House Texas Flood Victims
The Department of Children and Family Services says they’ve decided to open a second mega-shelter in the state for Texas flood victims, this time in Shreveport.
Construction Jobs Keep Growing In Louisiana
Based on data from the Louisiana Workforce Commission, 1.9 million people have a jobs in this state.
South Louisiana Feeling Harvey’s Impact As Rescue, Shelter Operations Continue
Although much of Acadiana was spared the destruction seen in Texas, Congressman Clay Higgins says it’s all hands on deck in south Louisiana.
Governor Edwards Praises Work Of Cajun Navy In Texas
Governor John Bel Edwards says the state is working with the Cajun Navy to coordinate efforts.