The Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals is reporting seven new West Nile cases this week, bringing this year's total number of cases to eight. At this time last year, the state had 53 cases of West Nile virus.
Today, Governor Bobby Jindal and AAR Corp. Chairman and CEO David Storch announced the company will establish a 750-job aircraft Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO) operation at Chennault International Airport in Lake Charles.
The call center for parents to get bus stop information is now available for Lafayette parish. Parents should be aware that new afternoon dismissal times may impact bus drop-offs. The parish has 289 buses operating more than 700 rou
As the rest of the evacuees returned to their homes in Lawtell they were accompanied by a deputy as well as an agent with DEQ. These DEQ agents brought hand-held instruments to check throughout every room in each house testing oxygen leve