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.
Rayne Police said Joshua Marshall, 32, from Carencro was pulled over for reckless driving.
When police tried to stop him from taking off, Marshall rammed his car into the police car and almost took out an officer.