A 27-year-old woman named Shareafa Watkins went to a Baptist Church in Kenner a while back, and she didn't have enough money to pay her power bill. So they decided to help her out and wrote her a check to cover it.
A national survey puts Louisiana dead last when it comes to lending a hand. The problem with the survey is they left out the one place where most of us do the bulk of our giving. It's an unfair portrait of a very giving people.
A family who lost so much was given new hope, in the form of a new house. Lafayette resident Ivette Vasquez suffered tremendous loss after her husband was left paralyzed in an accident that also took the life of their daughter Abigail.
I am always interested in hearing about the unique and this fits that billing perfectly. It started with a teenager that drove his truck into a tree. The crash killed his passenger and police say that the teen admitted to drinking. While his blood alcohol level was below the legal limit, he was underage and police acted on that to charge him with the crime...