Melville — A ferry in Melville is shut down for emergency repairs.
Officials say the Highway 10 ferry will be out of service for as long as a week.
They say the boat was suffering from mechanical problems.
A missed field goal with 5 seconds left in the game, could have given the New Orleans Saints, a win over tampa bay this weekend.
Instead,the team lost in overtime, 20-17.
New Orleans kicker Garrett Hartley missed the 37-yard field goal to seal
LAFAYETTE - The Lafayette Parish School Board says the district-wide ban on cell phones has worked.
The Advertiser reports there have only been 800 violations this year, down from almost 2000 last year.
BOSSIER CITY - Louisiana Congressional members say the Pentagon will temporarily move the 8th Air Force from Barksdale Air Force Base to Bossier City.
Officials say it will lease a space at the Cyber Innovation Center.
One movie just wrapped up filming and another will begin in Lafayette this Spring.
The old John Wayne movie, True Grit, will begin filming in just a few short months.
A casting call was held yesterday to find an actress to play the lead role.