My name is Bruce Mikells. Some of the things I enjoy most are reading those long receipts from the drug store, making ceramic statues of cheese, and folding fitted sheets. I have made guest appearances on Happy Days, McMillan and Wife, and Rescue 911. In each case I played a dead body.
Coast Guard Rescues Two off Ship Near Lake Borgne [Watch]
The two sailors were lifted off of their disabled vessel via Coast Guard Helicopter.
Hurricane Center Monitoring New System in the Gulf
There's a new tropical trouble spot brewing in the southeastern Gulf of Mexico this morning. Forecasters are monitoring it for development.
Fresh Market Announces Holiday Hiring Event
The upscale grocer hopes to add 1500 employees to its workforce for the holiday season.
TS Beta Makes Landfall, Flooding Rains Possible in Acadiana
The slow-moving system could bring several inches of rain to South Louisiana over the next few days.
Man Arrested in Double Fatal Traffic Crash on Evangeline Thruway
A mother and her six-year-old son died as a result of the crash.
Rockefeller Refuge to Remain Closed Until Further Notice
Fishing and boating are prohibited in the refuge at this time while storm cleanup continues.
Six More Candidates Apply For Lafayette Chief of Police Job
The new round of applicants only includes one from outside the state of Louisiana.
Sunday Night Power Outage in Broussard Blamed on Fallen Limb
Gusty winds today could create more trouble for limbs and trees weakened by Hurricane Laura last month.
FEMA Suspends Operations Today Because of Threat from Beta
The drive-thru assistance and mobile registration centers should reopen tomorrow, weather permitting.
Lafayette Purchased Lotto Ticket Worth $800,000
The winning ticket was sold at a Lafayette gas station on West Congress Street for last Wednesday's LOTTO drawing.
Tropical Storm Beta – Monday Morning Update
Acadiana should expect a lot of rain to fall over the next several days as the system moves toward the coast.
Sally’s Winds Topple Building on top of Iconic Shark [Watch]
The giant shark at a Gulf Shores gift shop took it on the chin, well actually the head, as winds from Hurricane Sally blow the building's facade over.