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.
Calcasieu Parish Dodged A Bullet With TS Harvey
The Lake Charles area was spared from catastrophic flooding.
Gov. Edwards Declares State Of Emergency Preparing For Hurricane Harvey (VIDEO)
Extensive rainfall is the major concern as the storm is expected to linger and possibly turn towards Louisiana next week.
Should Louisiana Replace Confederate Monuments With Britney Spears Statues?
A Rayne woman starts a petition to replace Confederate monuments with Britney Spears statues.
Opelousas Police: 38-Year-Old Man Beats Elderly Driver In Road Rage Incident
The attack happened after the 72-year-old victim supposedly cut off the suspect and they pulled over.
Gov. Edwards Addresses Disturbance In Gulf Of Mexico
Governor John Bel Edwards says state officials are monitoring Tropical Depression Harvey in the Gulf of Mexico and GOHSEP has activated its crisis action team.
7-Year-Old Not Charged After Shooting His Aunt Twice For Not Feeding Him
Sexton says police responded to a home outside of Minden last week and found Amanda Gipson suffering from two gunshot wounds.