Posted 1:58 PM 11/13/2013 by Marcelle Fontenot
Yesterday, Marcelle introduced you to Sally-Ann Roberts, New Orleans news anchor, author and bone marrow donor. Sally-Ann donated the bone marrow and stem cells necessary to give her sister, Good Morning America's Robin Roberts and second chance at life. Sally-Ann recently wrote a book. Of course (More)...
Posted 1:59 PM 11/13/2013 by Marcelle Fontenot
We all know Robin Roberts, Good Morning America anchor and breast cancer survivor. But, Robin's medical issues don't end there. She was diagnosed with myelodysplastic syndrome last year, a result of her breast cancer treatment. Robin needed a bone marrow donor.
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Posted 11:15 PM 11/8/2013 by Steven Albritton & Tina Macias
Some Acadiana homeowners aren't being told about their new home's history with meth labs, even though state law requires it to be done. Unfortunately, there are no penalties for those who fail to do so. In 2008, another law was passed requiring that meth houses be reported to the state and put on (More)...
Posted 6:48 PM 11/8/2013 by Akeam Ashford
One man's drive to succeed has taken him from the janitor's closet to the front office at Port Barre Elementary School.
The St. Landry Parish School Board voted to name Joseph G. Sonnier as principal of Port Barre Elementary at Wednesday's school board meeting.
Sonnier spent 27 (More)...
Posted 6:55 PM 11/7/2013 by Akeam Ashford
Opelousas Mayor Donald Cravins says he will bring the of a Tax Increment Financing (TIF) district for a new hotel back up for vote at the Nov. 12th Opelousas City Council meeting.
This will be the third time the ordinance has been brought up before the council. "If we chose not (More)...
Posted 6:40 PM 11/6/2013 by Akeam Ashford
Carencro residents who live along the Beau Bassin Coulee will soon get much needed improvements.
The Army Corps of Engineers has awarded a $1.1 million dollar contract to Phylway Construction to begin clean up of the coulee .
Construction will start from Carencro's City Hall up to (More)...