A busy morning for deputies in Acadia Parish armed with 19 warrants for 13 people suspected of distributing illegal narcotics.
A rude awakening for several suspected drug dealers in Crowley.
All of Wednesday's warrants were issued by Acadia Parish Deputies and agents with the Louisiana Department of Probation... more »
SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) - LSU Health Shreveport has lost what amounts to a $25.6 million savings account because of state budget woes. It is reported that state health officials will use federal money generated by LSU Health Shreveport hospital operations to replace state general funds in the state Health and... more »
The Lafayette City-Parish Council is now reconsidering the controversial Go Cup Ban.
This comes two weeks after defeating the measure in a 5-4 vote.
At Tuesday night's Council meeting 14 people took to the podium to voice their opinions, all gave impassioned speeches for or against the ordinance.... more »
WASHINGTON (AP) - Signaling the next stage in the general election campaign, the Republican Party and outside groups are airing new rounds of advertising in some of the most competitive Senate battlegrounds, ramping up spending and the negative tone of the political season. The U.S. Chamber of Commerce has the... more »
WASHINGTON (AP) - EPA officials say their first round of testing on chemicals used to break apart the oil in the Gulf of Mexico shows all the available dispersants are generally equally toxic. Paul Anastas, EPA's assistant administrator for research and development, said Wednesday that the testing also showed the... more »
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The New Orleans Saints aren't locked into the NFC's top playoff seed yet, but the team already knows the Louisiana Superdome will be filled when they host a postseason game. The Saints announced Monday that all playoff tickets have been purchased by season-ticket holders. New Orleans... more »
According to Abbeville Police Chief Rick Coleman the Vermilion / Metro Narcotics Task Force began serving numerous felony warrants on Thursday afternoon, by hitting the streets and looking to arrest suspected drug dealers in the Parish. The warrants ranged from Possession of Marijuana, Distribution of Marijuana, Possession of Cocaine, Distribution... more »