I grew up in a place where it snows a lot. I loved it when I was a kid. Things changed when I got a job. I've spent nearly my entire adult life in Acadiana and it's the place I'm pleased to call home. I raised my children here, and my grandson Nathan is growing up here. When I was a kid, my brothers & I would "camp out' on the porch on summer nights, listening to a portable AM radio. We got great reception of stations in New York, Boston & even WLS out of Chicago. My favorite was "Cousin" Bruce Morrow. My brothers loved listening to it and I said "I want to do that"...
Louisiana Bus Driver Arrested For DWI With Kids On Board
A school bus driver was arrested for DWI Tuesday while transporting students...
Woman Reports Car Stolen While Being Chased By Police
It's amazing how stupid some people can be. A Clinton, Iowa woman was caught speeding by a local sheriff deputy. When he tried to pull her over, she fled. 20 year old Rachel Thornburg called 911 during the chase, and reported her vehicle stolen...
Saints’ Marques Colston Reportedly About To Be Released [Video]
It appears Marques Colston's time with the New Orleans Saints has come to an end.
Saints Add Morten Andersen To Ring Of Honor
I recently reported, Saints head coach Sean Payton was helping out at the Annual Manning Passing Academy, when he surprised Archie Manning with a ring commemorating the former quarterback's induction into the Saints ring of honor. Manning is joined in the inaugural class by Hall of Fame linebac…
Blood Drive For Gracie Mae Ransonet At Lowe’s In New Iberia
Gracie Mae Ransonet is just 10 days old. She was born with a severe case of Spina Bifida. Gracie will require surgery and extensive hospital care. There will be a blood drive tomorrow (Nov. 22) at Lowe's in New Iberia.
Support Hero Hunts And Win A Truck!
Hero Hunts is a local organization, based in Maurice, La. Their mission is to reintroduce local veterans to the outdoor life they enjoyed before being injured while serving our country.
Former Saints Player Found Dead In Parking Lot Of Lafayette Church
Former Saints linebacker Scott Ross was found dead in the parking lot of a Lafayette church on Monday. He was among the more than 4,500 players who filed suit against the NFL for head injuries sustained while playing in the league.
Thousands Pay Respect To Victims Of Malaysian Flight 17 [Video]
It's often said that tragedy brings out the best, and the worst, in people. The wreck of Malaysian Airlines Flight 17 was a tragedy on a massive scale. Most of the bodies recovered from the wreckage were recently flown home to the Netherlands. Thousands lined the highway to pay respect as the c…