Local News

Slidell resident killed while driving through floodwater

On Thursday, Aug. 30 at 7:40 p.m., Troopers from Louisiana State Police Troop L began investigating a single vehicle fatal crash on the I-10 eastbound onramp from Oak Harbor Blvd. in St. Tammany Parish.

Voluntary evacuation for parts of St. Amant, Acy, Sorrento issued

The Ascension Parish Unified Command has issued a voluntary evacuation order for parts of St. Amant, Acy and Sorrento because of anticipated rising waters from the aftermath of Hurricane/Tropical Storm Isaac.

Teen arrested for looting Baton Rouge business before the storm

A 17-year-old was arrested by BRPD, Wednesday, Aug. 29, and charged with looting.

Gonzales residents are frustrated yards turned into lakes

Several streets off Highway 44 in Gonzales were swamped with water with this storm.

Overturned 18-wheeler shuts down I-10 West at I-110 split

I-10 West is currently closed at the I-10/I-110 Junction due to an overturned 18-wheeler. Traffic is not passing through. Traffic is backed up to Perkins as of 10:30 a.m.

Ragin Cajuns to play first game Saturday

Now that Isaac has made his way out of South Louisisana it's time to focus on something like football. There is plently of high school action tomorrow and some make up games scheduled for Saturday.

Tangipahoa Parish Under Evacuation Order

Isaac may be gone in Tangipahoa Parish but tens of thousands of people are under an evacuation order.

Post Isaac Cleanup Begins

 Isaac may be gone but a lot of people are still cleaning up after him. In Lafayette Parish and the Acadiana area they were ready for whatever came their way.

Lafayette Parish schools to close Wednesday

Even though schools were open today, all schools in the Lafayette Parish school system will be closed tomorrow. As for Thursday that's yet to be announced.

Acadiana emergency crews prepare for hurricane Isaac

As the storm moves inland emergency crews have been in prep mode long before tropical storm Isaac became hurricane Isaac and for good reason since the Acadian ambulance covers three states with both emergency medical care and transportation whi