The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) announces the start of its preparations for the 2013 severe weather season in conjunction with Louisiana’s Severe Weather Awareness Week, March 3 – 9, 2013.
The Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry will receive a $3.7 million federal grant to reimburse some of the costs associated with the delivery of fuel and fuel tanks meant to maintain vital citizen services during and after Hurrican
An oil leak in the Gulf of Mexico has been stopped.
Crews had been working to stop the leak since a ship hit an inactive well-head yesterday.
The incident happened about nine miles southwest of Port Sulphur.
A Lafayette couple was found shot to death in their home and police say it was a murder suicide. It happened yesterday afternoon in their home on Lebesque. We're told 52 year old Joseph Babineaux shot his wife, 52 year old Judit
Another name to add to the list on the ongoing investigation of the bribery scam in the District Attorney's Office. Private investigator Robert Williamson has been indicted as of today on one count of conspiracy, six counts of bribery