News



June 15, 2021

Manning Passing Academy Returns to Nicholls this July

Next month over 1,000 aspiring high school quarterbacks and receivers will descend upon the Nicholls State University campus for the return of the Manning Passing Academy. This will be […]
June 15, 2021

BREAKING: Federal Judge Blocks Biden’s Pause on New Oil and Gas Leases

In a major win for the Constitution, for workers employed in the oil and gas industry, and for all Americans who have felt pain at the […]
June 15, 2021

Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued for Terrebonne, Lafourche

527 PM CDT Tue Jun 15 2021 The National Weather Service in New Orleans has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Northwestern Terrebonne Parish, Northwestern Lafourche […]
June 15, 2021

Terrebonne sand bag locations opening ahead of anticipated tropical weather

As Terrebonne Public Works continues to monitor the potential for tropical weather in the coming days, self-serve sandbag sites will open Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at […]
June 15, 2021

CIS is First in Southeast U.S. to use PRESSANA® Catheter

Dr. Pradeep Nair, interventional cardiologist at Cardiovascular Institute of the South (CIS) in Houma, Louisiana, was the first in the Southeast U.S. to use the PRESSANA® Occlusion […]
June 15, 2021

U.S. Plans Efforts in Gulf of Mexico Wind Energy Exploration

The Biden Administration has announced its first effort to assess potential opportunities for wind energy in the Gulf of Mexico. This announcement comes two weeks after […]
June 15, 2021

Thibodaux Library Branch Offers Community New Opportunities with Renovations and Additions

Lafourche Parish Public Library’s Thibodaux Branch, located at 705 W 5th Street in Downtown Thibodaux recently finished renovations and additions that enhance resident’s experience!    Upon […]
June 14, 2021

Terrebonne Parish Library Partners with Second Harvest to Feed Local Youth

Starting today, June 14, The Terrebonne Parish Library System (TPLS) will be providing curbside frozen lunches provided by Second Harvest Food Bank at select branches.   […]
June 14, 2021

LDWF agents cite four Houma residents, Thibodaux woman for over Red Snapper limit

From the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries: Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries enforcement agents cited five subjects for alleged saltwater fishing violations on June […]
June 14, 2021

System likely to become tropical depression by end of week

Showers and thunderstorms continue over the Bay of Campeche in association with a broad low pressure area. Gradual development of this disturbance is possible during the […]
June 14, 2021

Synergy Bank Lender and South Acadia Office Branch Manager Earns LSU Graduate School of Banking Honor

Kassie Barrancotto, Lender and South Acadia Office Branch Manager at Synergy Bank, recently graduated from the Graduate School of Banking at Louisiana State University.    Barrancotto […]
June 14, 2021

Brown Foundation Grant Allows Nicholls to Provide STEM Assessment Training to Local Teachers

Three Nicholls State University professors will provide professional development to local K-12 STEM teachers, thanks to a new $19,900 grant from the Brown Foundation. The funding […]
June 14, 2021

Terrebonne Parish providing financial assistance for residents pursuing higher education

The Terrebonne Parish Consolidated Government Community Action Program is providing financial assistance to those interested in obtaining a certification or degree. Terrebonne Parish residents who meet […]
June 14, 2021

Tropical Depression Two forms off North Carolina coast; no threat to U.S.

Tropical Depression Two has formed off the coast of North Carolina. Satellite and radar images show that the low pressure area that NHC has been following […]
June 14, 2021

Heat advisory in effect through 7pm

Heat index readings will climb above 108 degrees for multiple hours with values of up to 110 possible across most of the forecast area with the […]