Statewide News

Roads are opening throughout South Louisiana

Warmer temperatures on Wednesday allowed some ice to melt on area roadways. Public officials are still urging caution on our roads, however many area roads are open. UPDATE:

Road closures, openings due to Ice Storm

See a list of road closures below. NOTE: This is expected to be a dynamic weather event, and as weather conditions deteriorate or change, the following information could be adjusted.

School Closures Jan. 28-29 due to winter weather

Below is a list of school closures due to winter weather.

Hillary Clinton speaks of Benghazi regrets in New Orleans

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said Monday that the deaths of four Americans in Benghazi, Libya was her biggest regret during the four years she served as America's top diplomat.

Lake Charles Police arrest 2 for 2013 armed robbery

Lake Charles Police have arrested two men in connection with an armed robbery that happened back in 2013.

State Fire Marshal issues statewide Burn Advisory

The Louisiana State Fire Marshal’s Office has issued a burn advisory due to windy conditions and dry vegetation. The public is urged to exercise caution when setting outdoor fires.

Louisianans look forward to 2016 elections

After several years with Bobby Jindal as the governor of Louisiana, people across the state are beginning to think about who they’d like to replace him in 2016.

19-Year-Old takes Lake Charles Police on high speed chase

19-year-old Eric Son Tran took Lake Charles Police on a high speed chase across state lines.

LA Attorney General warns of new email scam

Louisiana Attorney General Buddy Caldwell sent out a public warning of a new email scam that tells recipients that they need to appear in court for “illegal software usage.”

How to make your New Years travel safer

Louisiana State Police say that simply planning ahead for your New Year’s celebration can help the state have a safe start to 2014.