FOX 48 Updates

Entergy customers without power in Louisiana

Entergy has reported about 150,000 customers in Louisiana are without power.

Isaac storm surges rising along Mississippi River

*08/28/12 6:00 PM CDT ADVISORY* LATITUDE 28.9 N

Regions Bank branches in Alexandria and Pinecreek hours extended in preparation for Hurricane Isaac

In preparation for Hurricane Isaac, the following five Regions Bank Branches in Alexandria and Pinecreek, La., will extend drive-thru hours from 4 p.m. until 6 p.m. tonight to serve local customers:

Hurricane Isaac outer bands making way on Southeast Louisiana and Mississippi coastline

*08/28/12 1:00 PM CDT ADVISORY* LATITUDE 28.4 N

La. Gov. Jindal 11:30 a.m. Press Conference

La. Governor Bobby Jindal held a Unified Command Group meeting in Baton Rouge, and then he held a press conference at 11:30 a.m. at GOHSEP to provide an update on the state’s preparations for Tropical Storm Isaac.

Isaac now being called a Hurricane


Movement of Issac slowing down

*08/28/12 7:00 AM CDT ADVISORY*

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.