November 28, 2022

City of Thibodaux 2022 Property Tax Notices have been mailed

The City of Thibodaux mailed a total of 6919 property tax notices on November 23, 2022.  Taxes are due by December 31, 2022.
November 28, 2022

Entergy Named a Top Utility in Economic Development for 15 Years

For the 15th year in a row, Site Selection magazine has honored Entergy Corporation, the parent company of Entergy Louisiana and Entergy New Orleans, as being among the top electric utilities in economic development for job creation and capital investments.
November 28, 2022

Troop C Launches “Operation Zero Deaths for the Holidays”

Last year during the 2021 holiday season between Thanksgiving and New Year’s Eve, 94 people were killed and 4,600 were injured from crashes on Louisiana roadways. Of those fatalities, 11 occurred in the Troop C area.
November 28, 2022

Digital Concealed Handgun Permits are Now Legal in Louisiana Through LA Wallet

Louisiana residents can now add a legal, digital version of their Louisiana Concealed Handgun Permit to their LA Wallet app.
November 27, 2022

Senator Cassidy & Bipartisan Group Launch Bipartisan Effort to Improve Care for Patients Jointly Enrolled in Medicare & Medicaid

U.S. Senator Bill Cassidy, M.D. (R-LA), member of the Senate Finance Committee, led a bipartisan group of senators in seeking feedback from the health care and patient communities as they develop legislation to improve coverage for individuals jointly enrolled in Medicare and Medicaid, who are also known as dual eligibles.
November 26, 2022

Terrebonne Government Online Auction Viewing Period is Now Open

Terrebonne Parish Consolidated Government will hold an online auction of surplus adjudicated property beginning January 9, 2023, and ending January 11, 2023. The viewing period is now live.
November 26, 2022

VIDEO: Coast Guard rescues overboard Carnival Valor passenger

The Coast Guard rescued a cruise ship passenger Thursday evening, approximately 20 miles south of Southwest Pass, Louisiana.
November 25, 2022

Wetlands Acadian Cultural Center to Close Temporarily for Building Maintenance

The Wetlands Acadian Cultural Center is announcing a closure required to accommodate building improvements and repair damages from Hurricane Ida.
November 25, 2022

LDI Advises Senior Citizens to Beware of Medicare Scams During Open Enrollment

The Louisiana Department of Insurance Senior Health Insurance Information Program (SHIIP) is again advising senior citizens to be on the lookout for potential scams during Medicare’s Open Enrollment Period.
November 24, 2022

Creole Classic Fishing Tournament gives over $50K to local organizations in 2022

United by the organization’s long history of supporting local charities, the board  members rallied when Hurricane Ida damages prevented the annual fishing tournament.
November 24, 2022

Chevron’s Annual Volunteer Campaign Benefits 10 Nonprofits Across 8 Communities

Participants gave more than 800 hours in service to community, including Houma and Grand Isle.
November 23, 2022

Cassidy Leads Bipartisan Group Urging Senate Appropriators to Fully Fund CHIPS Act

U.S. Senator Bill Cassidy, M.D., and 14 colleagues recently urged Senate Appropriators to fully fund the Creating Helpful Incentives for the Production of Semiconductors (CHIPS) for America Act in the Fiscal Year 2023 Appropriations Bill to strengthen national security and ensure the nation is economically competitive worldwide. Read more about the CHIPS and Science Act here:
November 23, 2022

DCFS Urges SNAP, P-EBT Recipients to Monitor Purchases, Strengthen PINs After Possible Card Skimmer Activity

The Department of Children and Family Services is urging recipients of the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program and Pandemic EBT benefits to monitor their purchases and consider resetting their PINs after possible card skimmer activity occurred this week.
November 23, 2022

Fletcher receives $20K donation to create Colbert Antoine Bouvier Technical Programs Endowed Scholarship

The donors, Mike and Blanche Callais, wish to help strengthen the technical workforce through the creation of this scholarship named after Blanche's father, Mr. Colbert Anton Bouvier.
November 22, 2022

LA 1 Expressway Toll Lane Closure Scheduled

DOTD has announced that there will be a lane closure TONIGHT associated with ongoing work on the LA 1 Toll Bridge in Leeville. Motorists will not have access to Lane 2 during this time.