Purse Snatcher Is Not Bret Lee Luckett Thompson

Authorities said a recent purse snatching in New Iberia has nothing to do with a nation-wide search for an alleged rapist.

State May Get Rid of State Income Tax?

There is a possibility state income taxes could get nixed. The bill is up for debate. Getting rid of income tax, will attract more businesses to the state.

Recycling Prisoners' Prescriptions Could Save Louisiana Money

The state spends a million dollars a year, filling prescriptions for prisoners. The Department of Corrections said they can use left over pills from prisoners who are released to fill other inmate's medicine needs.

Louisiana Youth Concussion Act Could Become Law

Soon young athletes in the state of Louisiana will have to get a doctor's release if they are seriously injured while playing sports. That was the word from the State Capitol yesterday.

FBI Needs Help Finding A Carencro man

UPDATED -- In New Iberia there was a possible sighting of the man wanted in Denver for allegedly raping an 8 year-old girl.

Vision Airlines Now Offering Ticket Deals For Lafayette

UPDATED -- Florida beaches are now just a quick plane flight away. Vision Airlines will be flying out of the Lafayette Airport now.

Roemer Continues With Possible Presidential Run

Buddy Roemer is still testing the waters for a possible presidential run. The former Louisiana governor is in Baton Rouge campaigning. He said he is not worried about still being a virtual unknown.

Go Fishing For Free This Weekend

The Department of Wildlife and Fisheries is allowing everyone to fish in local waters without a license on June 11th and 12th.

Traffic Alert For St. Martin Parish Drivers

The Pontoon Bridge will be off limits daily between the hours of 9 am to 10 am and again at 3pm to 4pm until further notice. Officials said they need to free up the Lilly Raft caused by the recent flooding.

Little Over Half A Dozen Gates Still Opened At Morganza Spillway

The Army Corps of Engineers said there are only seven gates opened at the Morganza Spillway. There is less water flowing from the Mississippi River into the Atchafalaya Basin.