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One Ticket Could Win Someone A $100,000 Scholarship

A $100,000 scholarship is up for grabs but not for long! Fox 15 is a proud sponsor of the Scholarwise Give Away.

Cell Phones Could Be Linked To Brain Cancer

Just this week, the World Health Organization classified cell phones as possibly carcinogenic. Louisiana Oncologist, Dr. Jay Brooks, said more studies are needed!

New CPR Technique To Save A Life

It is national CPR week and the American Heart Association wants everyone to learn a new technique that saves lives.

Big Economic News For Acadiana

Carbo Ceramics is expanding in New Iberia and the company is looking to hire some people! The expansion will take place at the Airport Industrial Park facility. Officials said they need to put fourty people to work.

St. Martin Parish Under Voluntary Evacuation Order

In St. Martin Parish, a mandatory evacuation order was lifted in other parts of the Butte La Rose and Happy Town area.

Louisiana Under A Burn Ban

The State Fire Marshall, Butch Browning has declared a state wide burn ban. Browning said the state is experiencing one of the worst droughts in Louisiana's history. 

Start of Hurricane Season; Don't Forget About Planning Evacuation For Pets!

Hurricane Season starts today and that means getting everyone prepared for severe weather. Local animal experts said a plan has to be made for four legged friends, too!

Watch Out For Mosquitos!

Officials are not only warning people about displaced wildlife but also mosquitos!

Legislative Session Not Close To Compromise On Budget

It is half way through this year's Regular Legislative Session but still a long way from compromise on the state's hottest topic. Governor Jindal hosted a mid-session review for the Capitol Press Corps yesterday.

Louisiana Crossroads Gets A New Director

There is a new guy in charge of Louisiana Crossroads. Dirk Powell has been named the director of the award winning concert series by the Acadiana Center for the Arts.