Residents urged to prepare for possibility for severe weather over the weekend

With the potential for heavy rain, possible flooding, and strong winds this weekend, local officials are urging residents to make preparations.

RECALL: Dog, cat food could be contaminated with Salmonella

The Procter & Gamble Company (P&G) has voluntarily recalled specific lots of dry pet food because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella.

Buras man arrested for boat registration fraud

Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Enforcement Division agents arrested a Buras man for alleged boat registration charges on Aug. 13.

Your photos could reveal more than you might think: how to keep your info safe

Did you have any idea people could track the photos you post online and find you? Well it turns out that some of the photos you take with your cell phone can pinpoint your exact location.

BJACH Pharmacy will no longer be open on Saturdays

Beginning September 7, Bayne-Jones Army Community Hospital’s Outpatient Pharmacy will no longer be open on Saturday.

'Crazy' ants taking over Louisiana

If you see ants in your home, they may not be your usual ants. The newest species is taking over Louisiana. They are called "crazy ants." Bobbie Coates said when she sees ants, she just kills them.

Over 450 roosters seized from home in New Orleans; owner possibly connected to cockfighting

More than 450 roosters and other birds were seized from a home located in New Orleans East, the Louisiana Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals announced.

Former ‘Bachelor’ contestant dies at age 29 in New Orleans

Former “Bachelor” contestant Gia Allemand, 29, died following an apparent suicide attempt, according to CNN. She was treated at the University Hospital in New Orleans.

Man arrested for riding a horse into Lafayette Parish bar, lassoing customer

Just after midnight on Wednesday, Aug. 14, Scott Police were called to Cowboy’s nightclub because a man rode his horse inside the bar. He then allegedly lassoed a man and dragged him through the parking lot.

Tracking the Tropics: Invest 92L likely headed west toward South Texas or Mexico

UPDATE: Friday, 08/16/2013 @ 8am: Most of the thinking on this system remains the same. Just a couple of new things to mention. Invest 92 is now back over the open waters of the southern Gulf of Mexico/Bay of Campeche.