The culinary world is mourning the loss of iconic chef Leah Chase. Her restaurant Dooky Chase was known for its creole cuisines and contributing to
June 3, 2019
By Tryfon Boukouvidis LSU Manship School News Service BATON ROUGE — Louisiana lawmakers are backing efforts to limit the sale of popular vaping pens to
Louisiana public school teachers will be getting a $1,000 pay raise starting next year. School support workers will get a $500 raise as well. The
The Acadiana Food Alliance and Eat Lafayette are teaming up to launch the inaugural South Louisiana Food Summit. Anyone can get a tour of local
DALLAS – The Sun Belt Conference will pause its previously announced men’s basketball strategic plan as additional data and information are reviewed to more effectively determine
Firefighters responded to Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church located on Spanish Trail in Scott Monday afternoon in reference to an electrical fire on a
The City of Broussard is holding an open design session for the master plan for Broussard’s Main Street and historic downtown. Monday, city officials and
U.S. liquefied natural gas (LNG) company Cheniere Energy Inc said on Monday it will build the sixth liquefaction train at its Sabine Pass LNG export
Though the opening of the Morganza Spillway is delayed, residents in Assumption Parish are on edge as they’re already dealing with high water.
While Acadiana will get one more exceedingly hot and humid day Tuesday, a couple of weather systems look to interact in the region bringing the threat of locally heavy rains, elevated winds and tides along the Louisiana Coast Thursday.
Police in Central Louisiana have arrested a local teen in connection with a crash Monday morning. Police say the crash happened Monday at 9:57 a.m.
Winning is a Duplantis family tradition, and few chapters have been as successful as 2019.
Hundreds of Lafayette Parish high school students are getting paid to return to school this summer. The Jump Start Summer Program kicked off today. The
The man shot by Jeanerette city marshals last week is in jail today; he’s also awaiting trial in the Howard Poche case. Jeffery Lee Marks, 25,
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) – A three-year fight in the Louisiana Legislature over creation of statewide regulations for ride-hailing services such as Uber and Lyft
ATLANTIC BEACH, N.C. (AP) – A 17-year-old who was attacked by a shark on the North Carolina coast over the weekend says she had a
KATC has all your top local, state, and national headlines for Monday, June 3, 2019. Here’s what’s happening today! Top Stories UPDATE: Operation of Morganza
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) – Apple, beset by falling iPhone sales, announced upcoming changes to its phone and computer software intended to highlight its new
President Donald Trump has approved Gov. John Bel Edwards’ request for a federal disaster declaration for Lincoln, Morehouse and Union parishes following devastating tornadoes in
With the opening of the Morganza Spillway now scheduled for Sunday June 9th here is a look at the amount of water that will flow into the basin.
This year it will be a gradual release of water through the spillway.
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) – With a unanimous vote, lawmakers in the Louisiana House sent the governor a measure that could allow farmers to get
Three men were arrested Sunday afternoon following a high-speed chase in Iberia Parish. Deputies say they tried to stop a vehicle for a traffic violation,
BILOXI, Miss. (AP) – Mississippi’s shrimp fleet got its ceremonial blessing Sunday for the 90th time, even as shrimpers worry about fresh floodwaters harming shrimp
UPDATE: Eraste Landry Road in Lafayette has reopened following a Monday afternoon crash. __________________________ Eraste Landry Road in Lafayette is closed in both directions due
A DeRidder family is searching for their teen daughter, who has run away from home. Victoria Burchard is 17 and will be a junior in
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) – Louisiana’s public school teachers will get $1,000 pay raises next year and districts will get $39 million more to spend
FERNWOOD, Miss. (AP) – Investigators in southwest Mississippi say they may have found human remains in the search for a Maryland college student who disappeared
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — The mayor of Wyoming’s capital city says Gov. Mark Gordon “got in her face” and “used his physical presence in an
NEW ORLEANS – Based on the current forecast, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is delaying operation of the Morganza Floodway until June 9, 2019.
EVANGELINE PARISH – A Basile man has been arrested for allegedly setting fire to a friend’s rental home. Nicholas Fontenot, 24, was booked into