Sparks flew yesterday at UL during a debate for a senate seat runoff in Opelousas.
It was between Democrats Donald Cravins and Elbert Guillory.
In front of a packed house both candidates refused to hold back.
The Thanksgiving Day holiday is Amtrak's busiest travel time of the year.
Amtrak will be adding more trains and rail cars to a number of routes which will include those going through Chicago and the Midwest.