The Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals (DHH) has confirmed the state's second West Nile virus death this season. The death occured this week in Ouachita Parish. The state's first death was last month in Rapides Parish.
Today is the second annual Stone Energy gumbo cook-off to benefit United Way of Acadiana. One hundred gumbo cooking teams, majority of them oil field businesses around the area, have been hard at work cooking chicken and sausage and seafo