STREAMING NOW: Watch Now

News15 Coronavirus & Vaccine Watch

Distribution of COVID-19 vaccines is well underway. Stay with News15 for updates as we track the latest developments in Acadiana and Louisiana. Read More

Top Headlines

News15 Newscasts

Weekdays: 5-9 a.m. | 12-1 p.m. | 5-5:30 p.m. | 6-6:30 p.m. | 9-10:30 p.m. Saturday: 6-6:30 p.m. | 9-10:30 p.m. Sunday: 5:30-6 p.m. | 9-10:30 p.m.

Article Image Thumbnail

1,002 New Covid-19 Cases Reported in Louisiana and 39 Additional Deaths

Posted: Sep 24, 2021 11:57 AM

As of Friday, September 24, 2021, according to the Louisiana Department of Health, Louisiana has 734,524 COVID-19 cases across the state with 13,741 deaths resulting from COVID-19.

Lafayette
Mostly Cloudy
73° wxIcon
Hi: 88° Lo: 57°
Feels Like: 73°
New Iberia
Partly Cloudy
72° wxIcon
Hi: 84° Lo: 58°
Feels Like: 72°
Opelousas
Partly Cloudy
67° wxIcon
Hi: 86° Lo: 55°
Feels Like: 67°
Abbeville
Partly Cloudy
72° wxIcon
Hi: 84° Lo: 61°
Feels Like: 72°
Jennings
Partly Cloudy
73° wxIcon
Hi: 84° Lo: 58°
Feels Like: 73°
New Iberia
Partly Cloudy
72° wxIcon
Hi: 85° Lo: 58°
Feels Like: 72°
Opelousas
Mostly Cloudy
67° wxIcon
Hi: 87° Lo: 54°
Feels Like: 67°
Image for Diocese of Lafayette Received Allegations of Sexual Abuse of a Minor by a Deacon

Diocese of Lafayette Received Allegations of Sexual Abuse of a Minor by a Deacon

Image for LDH: Pfizer booster shots are now available to adults at increased risk, following new CDC guidance

LDH: Pfizer booster shots are now available to adults at increased risk, following new CDC guidance

Image for Black Pot Festival and Cookoff Officials Cancel Festival

Black Pot Festival and Cookoff Officials Cancel Festival

Article Image Thumbnail

Pelosi vows to pass infrastructure, eyes smaller social bill

Article Image Thumbnail

Tests for fatal deer disease qualify for $1k, $500 drawings

Image for Louisiana poet laureate’s 1st reading online Wednesday

Louisiana poet laureate’s 1st reading online Wednesday

Image for COVID-19 Vaccination Locations Around Acadiana

COVID-19 Vaccination Locations Around Acadiana

Image for Lafayette man solicits help of community to help displaced woman
Image

Lafayette man solicits help of community to help displaced woman

Image for Importance of Home/Renter's Insurance in Louisiana

Importance of Home/Renter's Insurance in Louisiana

Image for Director retiring after 39 years with Beauregard Arc

Director retiring after 39 years with Beauregard Arc

Article Image Thumbnail

Louisiana governor to give ethics speech at Louisiana Tech

Image for Police: 2 children apparently thrown from bridge, 1 dead

Police: 2 children apparently thrown from bridge, 1 dead

Image for  Community combating Trash Buildup Illegal Dumping in the City
Image

Community combating Trash Buildup Illegal Dumping in the City

Image for Hunters For The Hungry Kicks Off This Weekend
Image

Hunters For The Hungry Kicks Off This Weekend

Image for Furever Home Friday: Meet Cookie! A Senior Gal At Lafayette Animal Shelter
Image

Furever Home Friday: Meet Cookie! A Senior Gal At Lafayette Animal Shelter

Image for Are face sheilds effective?

Are face sheilds effective?

Image for Gov. Edwards Announces Completion of Trinity-East Island in Terrebonne Parish

Gov. Edwards Announces Completion of Trinity-East Island in Terrebonne Parish

Image for LCG Announces Tree Mulching At Heymann Park Saturday September 24, 2021

LCG Announces Tree Mulching At Heymann Park Saturday September 24, 2021

Image for Evangeline Parish Sheriff's Office needs the public's assistance in locating a juvenile run-away

Evangeline Parish Sheriff's Office needs the public's assistance in locating a juvenile run-away

Image for State Police Investigating Officer Involved Shooting in Lake Charles

State Police Investigating Officer Involved Shooting in Lake Charles

Image for 2021 Gumbo CookOff Poster Unveiled

2021 Gumbo CookOff Poster Unveiled

Image for Lee Brice Headlines Louisiana Hurricane Relief Benefit Concert Ragin Country Crawl

Lee Brice Headlines Louisiana Hurricane Relief Benefit Concert Ragin Country Crawl

Image for 'The View' says two co-hosts tested positive for Covid shortly before Kamala Harris interview

'The View' says two co-hosts tested positive for Covid shortly before Kamala Harris interview

Image for Lafayette Transit Service Announces Route Extension To Amazon Center

Lafayette Transit Service Announces Route Extension To Amazon Center

Lafayette
Mostly Cloudy
73° wxIcon
Hi: 88° Lo: 57°
Feels Like: 73°
New Iberia
Partly Cloudy
72° wxIcon
Hi: 84° Lo: 58°
Feels Like: 72°
Ville Platte
Partly Cloudy
67° wxIcon
Hi: 86° Lo: 55°
Feels Like: 67°
Abbeville
Partly Cloudy
72° wxIcon
Hi: 84° Lo: 61°
Feels Like: 72°
Crowley
Partly Cloudy
73° wxIcon
Hi: 84° Lo: 58°
Feels Like: 73°
St. Martinville
Partly Cloudy
72° wxIcon
Hi: 85° Lo: 58°
Feels Like: 72°
Opelousas
Mostly Cloudy
67° wxIcon
Hi: 87° Lo: 54°
Feels Like: 67°
Humidity and Rain Chances Return

Latest Video

Image

MOM GETS MOBILE HOME

Image

Community combating Trash Buildup Illegal Dumping in the City

Image

Nice Weather to End the Weekend

Image

Great weekend and then back to reality

Image

Hunters For The Hungry Kicks Off This Weekend

Image

Furever Home Friday: Meet Cookie! A Senior Gal At Lafayette Animal Shelter

Image

Acadiana Weather Changes as we go into Fall

Image

A Beautiful Weekend Ahead

Image

Seasonal vs. Pandemic Flu

Image

Feels like October

Community Events