June 17, 2013 9:31 AM
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - A death row inmate is asking for a new trial on charges that he helped a New Orleans policewoman rob and kill at a restaurant where she sometimes worked off-duty. The Times-Picayune reports that the hearing for Rogers LaCaze opens Monday and could last more than... more »
October 5, 2012 8:43 AM
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - State crews will make a last pass to pick up Hurricane Isaac debris in southeast Louisiana starting Monday. The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development says this will be the third and final pass for debris removal in Jefferson, Lafourche, Orleans, St. Charles, and Terrebonne... more »
May 3, 2012 6:00 AM
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - An animal rights group says a state district judge has scheduled a hearing Thursday on its lawsuit demanding that he order the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries to remove an 11-year-old tiger from a truck stop in Grosse Tete. The Animal Legal Defense Fund... more »
March 26, 2012 5:56 AM
VICKSBURG, Miss. (AP) - The Mississippi River Commission's annual high-water inspection of Mississippi River levees will take place this week. The Army Corps of Engineers also will hear local residents' concerns in a series of meetings on the motor vessel Mississippi. They'll be Monday at River Park in Tiptonville, Tenn.,... more »
March 12, 2012 6:47 AM
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A new legislative session is opening, and fights already are well underway over job protections for teachers, pension benefits for state employees and the use of state taxes for non-public schools. That's not even counting fights over next year's budget and services on the chopping... more »
January 9, 2012 9:50 AM
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Gov. Bobby Jindal is beginning his second term in office with a focus on education and a pledge not to rest on the accomplishments of his first four years. Jindal will be sworn in Monday at the Old State Capitol, in a ceremony overshadowed by... more »
September 12, 2011 10:50 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama is seeking to build public support for his $447 billion jobs plan before formally sending the bill to Congress Monday. The president will promote the jobs plan, which focuses on tax cuts and new spending, during an event in the Rose Garden Monday at... more »
November 14, 2010 12:27 PM
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Public oyster harvesting grounds open Monday along Louisiana's coast, but on a smaller scale than usual, in part because of complications from the BP oil spill. Louisiana's Wildlife and Fisheries Commission recently voted to indefinitely delay the opening for a broad area east of the Mississippi... more »
October 18, 2010 12:45 PM
HENNING, Tenn. (AP) - Two women working at a West Tennessee post office were shot and killed Monday during a possible robbery attempt, authorities said.
The Lauderdale County Sheriff's Department told The Associated Press that the shooting happened Monday morning at the post office in Henning. Officers are searching... more »
October 10, 2010 6:50 PM
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Jury selection in the trial of a former Winnfield police officer accused of killing a handcuffed prisoner by repeatedly shocking him with a stun gun is set to begin on Monday. Scott Nugent faces manslaughter and malfeasance in office charges in the death of 21-year-old Baron... more »
July 9, 2010 12:55 PM
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The federal official leading the Gulf oil spill cleanup says a new containment cap and an additional ship collecting oil could effectively contain the spill as early as Monday. National Incident Commander Thad Allen said Friday that the work to replace a leaky containment cap on... more »
July 5, 2010 8:47 AM
HOUMA, La. (AP) - One of Louisiana's most troublesome spring shrimp seasons came to a close with many shrimpers getting little chance to fish because of the BP oil spill. The waters to the relatively untroubled west, and the few places east of the Mississippi River not shut down due... more »
June 20, 2010 6:45 PM
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - State lawmakers are working on Father's Day to wrap up outstanding issues before the regular session must end Monday at 6 p.m. Still unresolved - as is usual at the end of the session - are the state's budget bills. The problems are more severe,... more »
May 24, 2010 7:40 PM
By The Associated Press A summary of events on Monday, May 24, Day 33 of the Gulf of Mexico oil spill that began with the April 20 explosion and fire on the drilling rig Deepwater Horizon, owned by Transocean Ltd. and leased by BP PLC, which is in charge of... more »
March 10, 2010 1:23 PM
Sentencing for Jeffrey Lee Guillory has been rescheduled for Monday, March 15th at 10:30 AM. The sentencing was delayed because of a 3-day statute, meaning he couldn't be legally sentenced until Thursday. Both the prosecution and defense agreed on the move to Monday.
The prosecution has indicated that they... more »
January 10, 2010 11:15 PM
Breaux Bridge Christian School will be closed Monday because they have no water. The closure is for Monday only. more »
November 25, 2009 3:42 PM
The Asphalt Street Repair Project will begin on Monday, November 30, 2009 in the following areas:
Twenty Arpent Road
E. First Street
The duration... more »
November 24, 2009 8:46 AM
Congratulations to Buffy Himel of Scott!
Buffy is the winner of KATC's Show Me the Money giveaway for Monday, November 23, 2009. more »
November 18, 2009 11:58 AM
Crime Stoppers of Acadia Parish is asking for the public's assistance to identify the 3 Suspects who committed a Commercial Burglary in the early morning hours of Monday November 9, 2009.
The Acadia Parish Sheriff's Office needs your help to identify the suspects who broke into the Kwik Stop... more »
November 10, 2009 7:40 AM
Congratulations to Anthony Tauzin of New Iberia!
Anthony is the winner of the $300 Show Me the Money giveaway for Monday, November 9, 2009.
Stay tuned to KATC and KATC.com as we announce another winner tonight at 10pm. more »
November 3, 2009 12:22 PM
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Every time Drew Brees and the Saints' potent offense stumbles, New Orleans' resurgent defense is right there to pick up the slack. The Saints intercepted three Matt Ryan passes, with Jabari Greer returning one 48 yards for the club's sixth defensive touchdown this season, and New... more »
November 2, 2009 10:35 AM
You have probably been living under a rock if you don't already know the New Orleans Saints are 6 and 0. You can feel the excitement in the air. If you log on to facebook, chances are you'll see a "who dat?!" post. Will this be the year... Dare we... more »
September 29, 2009 12:37 PM
One person was killed in a Monday afternoon crash when the vehicle he was driving ran off Interstate 10 west of Jennings and flipped several times. Killed was Michael McCommons Jr, 27, from Rayne. McCommons was not wearing a seatbelt when the vehicle he was driving ran off the roadway... more »
September 28, 2009 10:31 AM
According to Vermilion Parish Sheriff Mike Couvillon, Detectives with the Sheriff's Office, State Fire Marshalls Office, Acadiana Crime Lab and State Police Auto Theft are investigating the cause of death associated with that of a body found in a burning vehicle early this morning on Adier Road north of Abbeville.... more »
September 28, 2009 9:46 AM
5th Annual Taste of Acadiana Fundraiser October 14, 2009 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm Parc International Downtown 337-993-3354 Taste of Acadiana consists of several restaurants in the Acadiana area who will participate and bring food for our guests to taste. Net proceeds will benefit the Acadiana Apartment Association and the... more »
September 28, 2009 7:53 AM
Time now for our big three stories for Monday, September 28th: The manhunt ended in death after a child was raped, an elderly man murdered and a teen slashed. Suspect John Lathan was fatally shot while authorities attempted to arrest him. Lathan was wanted by the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office... more »
September 22, 2009 2:30 PM
Please be advised that LA 699, 3 miles west of US 167 in Vermilion Parish will be closed to vehicular traffic for bridge replacement beginning on Monday, September 28, 2009, weather permitting.
The new structure should be completed in approximately 3 weeks. A detour will be provided and consists... more »
September 21, 2009 2:24 PM
New Iberia has always had flooding, water buildup, and drainage problems after it rains, and locals are doubtful that anything will change.
"We've always been promised that something's going to be done and we've yet to see anything done about it," said one resident.
A big railroad reconstruction... more »
September 21, 2009 2:00 PM
Lafayette City-Parish President Joey Durel is continuing his listening tour this week. The next meeting will be held this evening (Monday, September 21) in Youngville. His goal is to hear what residents want their community to look like in the future. The meeting is scheduled for 5:30pm inside the Youngville... more »
September 21, 2009 1:44 PM
The asphalt street repair project in Iberia Parish kicks off this morning (Monday, September 21). Crews will be repairing roadways at the following railroad crossings throughout the parish: Bahon Street, Oswald Street, Edward Street, Doremus Road, Barbin Reaux Drive, Landry Drive and Marjie Street. The project should take about a... more »