Coast Guard Try To Keep Things Safe But Moving

Coast Guard is upping their patrols on the mighty Mississippi River. With the current much stronger than normal, the Coast Guard wants to keep barges moving through Baton Rouge safely.

Detectives Need Help Finding Teen Girl

Iberia Parish detectives are looking for a teenage girl they believe ran away from home. Marshay Blanchard is 15 years old.

Drunk Driving Checkpoint In Iberia Parish

Last night the Iberia Sheriff's Office would not say where they would be screening drivers. But it was outside the city limits of New Iberia. Remember to always designate a driver if you will be drinking.

X-Factor Winners Headed For Dallas

Simon Cowell's new show is called X-Factor. X-Factor start this fall on KADN, Fox15. Auditions were held and four winners were selected.

Flood Waters Continue to Fill Atchafalaya Basin

The water from Morganza Spillway continues to fill the Atchafalaya Basin. Water is invading parts of Krotz Springs, Butte La Rose, and Morgan City.

Mandatory Evacuation For Butte La Rose

UPDATED -- A mandatory evacuations continued as planned Tuesday afternoon in Butte La Rose. The St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office issued the order over the weekend.

Steven Simon Honored As Paramedic of the Year

Last night it was a packed house at the Cajundome. Acadian Ambulance honored their Paramedic of the Year along with a presidential congratulations. Steven Simon was the paramedic of the year.

Controversial Abortion Bill Passes In House Committee

The bill would ban all abortions even in cases of rape or incest. If the bill becomes law, anyone who performs an abortion would face criminal charges.

Education Leaders Are Concerned About Budget Cuts

Interim State Superintendent of Education, Ollie Tyler said the $11 million cut would seriously impact schools in Louisiana.

State's Leap Test Results Are Released

According to the results, twenty-thousand more students in Louisiana are scoring at or above grade level. Also more districts with students at or above grade level also went up.