BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - The Home Depot will lay off 225 workers in its customer support and distribution operations in Baton Rouge over the next 18 months. Company spokesman Stephen Holmes told The Advocate that the layoffs will hit 90 workers at Home Depot's distribution facility for online purchases.... more »
Dozens raced to Home Depot all to take a look at the number 20 Home Depot Nascar.
It made a stop at the Northside Home Depot Saturday in Lafayette. The car is an ex-Tony Stewart racecar that raced four years ago in Las Vegas.
The car was retired... more »
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Home Depot is closing its Baton Rouge call center by the end of next year. A phase out of 400 jobs will begin in the next few months. Stephen Holmes, spokesman for the chain of home improvement stores, tells the Advocate (http://bit.ly/olXgKV) the decision came... more »
Acadiana homes are a bit more safe after Saturday's Operation Save a Life event.
Dozens of fire fighters partnered up with the Louisiana State Fire Marshall's Office, Home Depot, and KATC. The event was all about the number one fire alert system, smoke detectors.
"We could have still... more »
How are you staying warm? If you're using a space heater, KATC'S Mike Magnoli has some safety tips for you. Space heaters are among the top three causes for fires in America, and you need to be careful.
"The guys up north don't think it gets cold down here... more »
Bonnie may not make a direct hit on Acadiana but, the Office of Emergency Preparedness is warning residents not to be complacent. Officials are hoping Acadiana residents prepare now, so they won't panic later.
Shoppers were passing up the hurricane displays at Home Depot Friday. Even those who admitted... more »