butch browning

LA. State Fire Marshal Encourages Fireworks Safety
New Year's Eve is just around the corner, and with that come the fireworks. While State Fire Marshall Butch Browning would rather we all go see a pulic fireworks display where professionals run the show, he offers some common sense tips for those of us who'll be getting our own.
The Husser Volunteer Fire Department was dispatched at 6:30 this morning to a rural road after receiving a report by a passerby that a home was burned to the ground.
Ville Platte Fire Claims Life
A man dies in an overnight house fire. Butch Browning with the State Fire Marshall's Office says firefighters arrived at the home in Ville Platte to discover it entirely in flames and unsafe to enter.
Outdoor Burning Ban
Agriculture and Forestry Commissioner Mike Strain is urging caution as a
combination of dead vegetation and low humidity make February through
April fire season in the state.