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.

Man Arrested For Stabbing Another Man

UPDATED -- Lafayette police said some kind of glass weapon was used in the stabbing. The incident happened Saturday night at the Karma Nightclub.

Another Fatal Wreck In Iberia Parish

In Iberia Parish, Sheriff Ackal said five people have died this month in car accidents. The latest car accident happened around 10:00 pm Monday night on West Admiral Doyle.

Bayou Country Superfest Is Back!

The Tiger Stadium is being used for the Second Annual Bayou Country Superfest. The seventy-five foot main stage is just about done. Superfest is this weekend!

St. Landry Parish No Longer Under Mandatory Evacuation

There is good news for residents of St. Landry Parish in the Krotz Springs area. The Army Corps of Engineers said they are not positive about how much water will invade the area or even when it will happen.