The CDC updated mortality rates for the coronavirus yesterday and the new numbers indicate the virus is far less dangerous than previously predicted.
A Thibodaux Man arrested earlier this summer for several counts of rape, crimes against nature and domestic abuse, is now charged with 194 counts of possession of child porn.
A few maps released this week by the South Lafourche Levee District show just how well our levee has fared in the past and also how prepared our area is for storms that may come in the future.
Friday's COVID update from the Louisiana Department of Health has added new coronavirus cases to the state's totals, but also another day of a strong % positive rate and another drop in total COVID hospitalizations.
President Archie Chaisson hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the completion of the Lockport Community Center and to kick-off recreation programs that will take place at the state-of-the-art facility.
Local nursing homes were completely COVID-free this past week - a welcome sight for the facilities, which have been hit hard by the virus since March.
Thursday's COVID update from the state of Louisiana gave the state new coronavirus cases, but another strong % positive rate and a small decline in COVID hospitalizations.
Three Lockport residents are in the custody of the Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Office on drug charges following a traffic stop on Tuesday night.
School has now been in session for more than a month in Louisiana in some places and the state is not reporting any major COVID-related outbreaks that are being traced to on-campus learning.
The Louisiana Department of Health has issued its new COVID update today, which continued some of the state's progresses in fighting the pandemic - now many days into Phase 3 and more than 2 weeks past Labor Day.But hospitalizations rose today for both Louisiana and Region 3, a number worth …
The Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Office is investigating an early-morning burglary at the Dollar General Storm in Gray on Tuesday morning.
A Galliano man has been sentenced to 23 years in prison after being found guilty of beating and kidnapping a victim in 2018.
Tuesday's COVID update from the Louisiana Department of Health has given new virus cases to the state, but continued progress in limiting the community spread of the coronavirus.
A Larose man was sentenced to life in prison yesterday after being found guilty earlier this year of raping a teenager.
Wind shear in the Gulf of Mexico has taken most of Tropical Storm Beta's punch, and now, the system will be a rainmaker and nuisance for Louisiana throughout most of the rest of the week.
Monday's COVID update from the Louisiana Department of Health gave the state continued progress in its pandemic fight.
The Louisiana Department of Health has issued a new COVID update today, which gives two new ays of coronavirus data after Saturday's planned day off from reporting.
There was a lot of good news overnight on Tropical Storm Beta, though we still will have to watch the system as it churns in the central Gulf.
Lafourche Parish Schools will be closed to on-campus learning on September 25, as the parish gets ready to begin its 5-day a week learning on September 28.
Multiple warrants have been issued for the arrest of a Golden Meadow man who is accused of driving his boat into another, then fleeing the scene.
Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards announced today that the state of Louisiana will ease its restrictions on nursing home visits in the coming days.
The state of Louisiana posted its new COVID update today, which has come with a continued slowdown in the spread of the virus - even with Labor Day, Phase 3 and hurricanes having people displaced around the state.
There is another tropical system in the Gulf of Mexico, though initial tracks and forecasts do not take this one into Louisiana.
A Raceland man is in the custody of the Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Office after he allegedly had sexual contact with a teenage girl.
The Louisiana Department of Health has issued its Thursday COVID update today, which gave the state a decrease in COVID hospitalizations after two-straight days of small hikes.
Updated percent positive averages posted by the state of Louisiana show that Lafourche is getting closer to potentially having bar rooms open up, per the orders issued by Governor John Bel Edwards.
The state of Louisiana has added new COVID cases to its totals today, and for a second-straight day, COVID hospitalizations rose a little.
A 29-year-old Lockport man is in the custody of the Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Office for allegedly fondling two males.
A Tuesday COVID update from the state of Louisiana has given new coronavirus cases to the state and to Lafourche Parish, but also continued progresses in limiting the spread of the virus.