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Barges Hit US 190 Bridge

Updated -- Northbound traffic on the Mississippi River is moving this morning. The Coast Guard shut down nine miles of the river when a barge crashed on Friday.

Another GOP Member Decides To Run For President

Last night another member of the GOP threw his hat in the 2012 race for the White House.

Some Residents Have Packed Up Everything

Manuel Martinez is from Butte La Rose and is in Henderson now. Martinez said he is not taking any chances.

Lafayette Police Make Child Porn Arrest

Police said David Baldwin Jr, 41 was downloading the images on a computer over on West Pinhook Road. Baldwin is from Livingston Parish.

Some Campgrounds Offer A Place To Stay To Evacuees

Several Louisiana campgrounds are willing and able to accommodate Louisiana residents who need a temporary place to stay as a result of the flooding.

Kids Are Becoming Targets For Identity Theft

More parents and family members are getting busted as the bad guys. These people are using their child's social security number to open up bank accounts or erase criminal backgrounds.

Sad Day For Wrestling Fans

Pro Wrestling Superstar, Randy "Macho Man" Savage, died in a car crash Friday in Tampa, Florida.

Acadiana Residents Fear More Flooding

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said the volume of water that is flowing from seventeen open bays at the Morganza Spillway has reached a high point.

High Water Causes Closures

The Indian Bayou area in St. Landry and St. Martin parishes are now closed to recreation because of high water. Officials have called for a mandatory evacuations north and south of the area.