Law enforcement will be on the look out for litterbugs

The Pick It Up Or Pay Up Campaign is actually led by Jay Dardenne. Extra patrols statewide will be looking for offenders all weekend. If someone is caught littering, he or she can face fines up to $5,000.

A former Louisiana governor is drawing a lot of attention

For a virtual unknown, former Louisiana Governor, Buddy Roemer, is getting some national attention in his possible run for the presidency. Buddy Roemer's is turning heads.

Louisiana author wins award for his biography

Another former Louisiana Governor is the subject of an award winning book. Leo Honeycutt wrote, Edwin Edwards, Governor of Louisiana, an authorized biography.

LSU fans considered tenth worst sports fans

LSU fans have been named the tenth worst sports fans in America. That ranking  comes from GQ Magazine's April issue.

Lafayette police recognized for DWI enforcement

Lafayette police have been recognized for their DWI enforcement efforts. Believe it or not, Lafayette PD is ranked fourth in the state for DWI enforcement arrests.

Some coastal parish leaders complain Dardenne is not doing enough

Plaquemines Parish President, Billy Nungesser said Jay Dardenne is supposed to be using BP's money to help bring vacationers back to cities and towns. But he has kept many coastal parish leaders out of the loop!

Rayne continues to recover

A tornado that touched down almost two weeks ago in Rayne took the life of one person and left many others hurt. Everything is still one big mess and volunteer organizations are doing what they can,

Louisiana and Haiti could reap benefits from the Silver Carp

A pesky fish could be on its way out of Louisiana waterways and onto dinner plates half a world away. Lsu researchers have plans to send Bighead and Silver Carp to earthquake ravaged Haiti.

Japan has hard time shipping fish out

US restaurants report a sushi shortage days after disaster in Japan. There may be an absence of fish for awhile. Supplies are no longer making their way to the states.

Restoring The Coast

Agriculture and Forestry Commissioner Mike Strain, D.V.M., said the U.S.