Category Archives: Local Headlines

LaSalle Parish Devastated by Storms

The worst of the flooding is over, but LaSalle parish was devastated by last week’s storms. ABC 31’s Bennett Roland Read More →

Rising Water Causes Boat Launch Closures to Red River

Rising water is causing the closure of all boat launches on the Red River. And, though the River is open, Read More →

2,000 National Guard Members Respond to Flooding Crisis Across LA

The Louisiana National Guard is responding to flood crises at both ends of the state, and here’s what they’ve done Read More →

Flood Declared Federal Disaster

The President has officially declared the flood as a federal disaster. Individuals in Bossier, Claiborne, Grant, Morehouse, Ouachita, Richland, and Read More →

2nd Span of Curtis-Coleman Bridge to Open Tuesday

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD), advises the public that on Tuesday, March 15, 2016, U.S.71/165 at the Read More →

Vernon Parish Offers Aid to Flood Victims

ATTENTION FLOOD VICTIMS!!! -FIRST NOTICE: Those who have been affected by the flooding, with homes damaged in Vernon Parish, are Read More →

Grant Parish offers water to those affected by outage

The Grant Parish Sheriff’s Office will begin offering water to people that have been effected by the water outage in Read More →

LA College Donor Dies in Lafayette

One of Louisiana College’s beloved donors and friends, Mary Anna Granberry, passed away peacefully on the morning of March 11 Read More →

Heavy Rains Closes Schools, Roads in Cenla

Grant parish is in a disaster declaration issued late Wednesday afternoon by Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards. Iatt and Nantachie Lakes Read More →

Red Cross Opens Shelters in North Louisiana for Evacuees

THURSDAY, March 10, 2016 – The American Red Cross has opened emergency shelters across North Louisiana to assist those affected Read More →