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Labor Movement Advocate Dies

Vic Bussie was a Louisiana man well known for his work with the labor movement. Bussie lost the battle to stomach cancer. He headed up Louisiana's AFL-CIO for more than forty years.

Flags Fly Half Staff For 911 Victims

The ten year anniversary of the September 11th attacks is less than a week away. Because the time is so near, Governor Bobby Jindal has ordered flags on all state buildings to be flown at half staff.

Armed robbery investigation leads to meth lab

Two men have been arrested in connection with an armed robbery investigation by Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Deputies.

Consumers Should Report Price Gouging

Louisiana's Attorney General said if anyone has seen any price gouging recently, report it! Buddy Calwell said it is against the law to raise prices during an emergency.

A Community Finally Gets Clean Drinking Water

Just a few months ago, the small community of Midway near Krotz Springs, found out their well was contaminated with arsenic.

Important changes to watch and warnings for Acadiana

Changes to watches:  High Wind Advisory all of Acadiana has replaced the Tropical Storm Warning has been replaced by a High Wind Advisory.

Tropical Storm Lee now just west of Baton Rouge

The center of the circulation currently just west of Baton Rouge.  Winds have shifted towards the West. Winds are sustained from the West at 15 -20 with higher gusts to Tropical Storm force.

Wildlife and Fisheries warns of fish kills due to TS Lee

Officials with the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) are reminding residents in areas that may be impacted by Tropical Storm Lee that fish kills may occur as a result of the storm.

Tropical Storm force winds expected tonight

Tropical Storm Warning - Tornado Watch till 10pm Saturday - Flood Watch through Sunday

National Weather Service investigating tornado touchdown in Maurice

A funnel cloud was spotted in Lafayette Parish just after 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 3. The Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Office along with the National Weather Service are investigating the damage path.