FOX 48 Updates

Last minute storm supply shoppers hunt for essentials

Last minute shoppers and storm prep veterans a like stocked up Monday morning on must have supplies.

Isaac strengthens to 70 mph

*08/27/12 4:00 PM CDT ADVISORY*

Salvation Army increases number of emotional, spiritual care personnel

Natural disasters, especially Hurricanes, can cast a large shadow over the emotional and spiritual health of survivors and first responders.

Acadian Ambulance activates Evacuation Response Operations Center

In response to Tropical Storm Isaac being projected further westward, and a hurricane watch in effect for parts of Louisiana, Acadian Ambulance has activated its Evacuation Response Operations Center.

Shreveport-Bossier City preps for Tropical Storm Isaac evacuees

The Red Cross in Shreveport-Bossier City is busy today loading comfort kits, clothing and cots from their warehouse to setup an evacuee shelter on the LSUS campus.

Jindal: Every storm is different, prepare today

Governor Bobby Jindal held a Unified Command Group meeting and press conference at 11:30 a.m. in Baton Rouge to provide an update on the state’s preparations for Tropical Storm Isaac. Click the video link above.

Price gouging law in effect following State of Emergency declaration

Louisiana Attorney General Buddy Caldwell reminds citizens and businesses that Louisiana price gouging laws are in effect following the state of emergency declaration from Governor Bobby Jindal as a result of conditions created by Tropical Stor

Jindal calls State of Emergency in Louisiana

*08/26/12 4:00 PM CDT ADVISORY*

Arts Council of Central Louisiana presents ‘Joe Papp in Five Acts’

The Arts Council of Central Louisiana presents Joe Papp in Five Acts, the opening film of the Southern Circuit Tour of Independent Filmmakers, at the Coughlin-Saunders Performing Arts Center on September 7, 2012 at 7 p.m.