Mardi Gras Season Is Around the Corner

The city of Scott and the Scott Louisiana Business Association launched the Mardi Gras celebration by raising the Mardi Gras flag at Scott City Hall.

Ms. Louisiana and Ms. Alabama Face Off In Vegas

The two women are in Sin City for the Miss American Pageant. The two ladies found time to take and send this picture. Obviously both women think their state will come out on top.

Police Need Your Help

This is a surveillance photo from the Chevron on Gloria Switch Road. Police said the suspect had a gun and demanded the clerk hand over cash from the register. Police said he then took off in a grey Buick.

Mardi Gras Flag Raised

Friday the Mardi Gras flag was raised at City-Parish Government building. The Mardi Gras parades, balls and other events are under the huge umbrella of the Greater Southwest Louisiana Mardi Gras  Association.

Who Will Be Picked NFL's Most Valuable Player?

Former football great, Terry Bradshaw, weighs in on who should take the top honors this season. Bradshaw said it is a toss up between Green Bay's Aaron Rodgers and the Saints' Drew Brees!

Jindal Agrees To Help Nungesser Get Out of Debt

After not endorsing anyone in the lieutenant governor race, Governor Jindal is holding a fundraiser for Plaquemines Parish President Billy Nungesser.

Inauguration Day For Jindal & Other Elected Officials

Governor Bobby Jindal is getting ready to take the oath of office for the second time today. The inauguration is set at noon in Baton Rouge.

Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Seizes $650,000 of Fake Weed

The sheriff's office said they went to Sinsations on Center Street after investigating the place for two months. Police also seized $62,000 in cash.

Work At Ambassador Caffery Near Bertrand Almost Over

A lane of traffic is blocked because crews are repairing the road. Tom Carroll, Director of Public Works, said the work should be completed by next Monday.

Local Bars Continue To Fight Special Fee

Bar owners and the City-Parish Government are still fighting over a fee that requires downtown bars to pay for police to patrol the area at night from Thursday through Saturday along Jefferson Street.