November 21, 2022

Coats for Kids drive keeps local children warm

The Kiwanis Club of Houma is accepting donations of new or like new coats this week!
November 21, 2022

Sheriff Webre Offers Safety Tips for the Holiday Season

Lafourche Parish Sheriff Craig Webre is offering several safety tips to the public for the upcoming holiday season.
November 21, 2022

Pelican Waste not picking-up garbage on Thanksgiving Day

Pelican Waste and Debris will not be running on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 24, 2022.
November 21, 2022

Here’s what’s on the agenda for the Tues. Nov. 22 Lafourche Council Meeting

Lafourche Parish Government will hold its council meeting tomorrow, Tuesday, November 22. Here's what's on the agenda:
November 21, 2022

Early voting for the Open General Congressional Election is Nov. 26 – Dec. 3

December 10, 2022, is the Open General Congressional Election which is a Terrebonne and Lafourche parish-wide election. Early voting begins this Saturday, Nov. 26.
November 21, 2022

Louisiana’s Seasonally and Not seasonally Unemployment Rate Lowest in Series History

Data released Friday by the federal Bureau of Labor Statistics shows that Louisiana has once again set a new record low for its unemployment rate.
November 21, 2022

Lafourche Property Tax Notices for 2022 Now Available Online

Lafourche Parish Sheriff Craig Webre announced 2022 property taxes can now be viewed and paid online.
November 20, 2022

Gov. Edwards Accepts Resignation of Deputy Sec. of Youth Services and Names Interim Deputy Secretary

Friday, Gov. John Bel Edwards announced that he has accepted the resignation of Deputy Secretary for Youth Services William Sommers, who has led the agency since 2020.
November 20, 2022

Federal Takeover of Louisiana Horse Racing Ruled Unconstitutional

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit ruled that the Horseracing Integrity & Safety Act of 2021 (HISA) is facially unconstitutional under the private non-delegation doctrine.
November 19, 2022

Terrebonne General Health System Names Robert Meilan, RRT as Director of Cardio-Respiratory Care

Terrebonne General Health System has named Robert Meilan, RRT, as the Director of Cardiorespiratory Care.
November 18, 2022

Cassidy in Line to Become Top Republican on Senate HELP Committee

U.S. Senator Bill Cassidy, M.D. has issued a statement on his intention to become the next Ranking Member of the U.S. Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (HELP) Committee.
November 18, 2022

TPSO K-9 Division Participates in Out-of-State Event

Terrebonne Parish Sheriff Tim Soignet recently recognized and congratulated two members of the Terrebonne Parish Sheriff’s Office who participated in the 10th Annual “Klay’s for K-9” event, held on October 8, 2022, in Sealy, Texas.
November 18, 2022

RUNAWAY TEEN: HPD seeking help finding 16-year-old girl

HPD would like to ask for the assistance of the public with locating a runaway juvenile from the MacDonnell Children’s Home, Jaylynn Shampine.
November 18, 2022

Sen. Bill Cassidy will not run for Louisiana Governor in 2023

US Sen. Bill Cassidy announced in a statement Friday that he would not seek the position of Governor of Louisiana. 
November 18, 2022

Rural Health Scholars Program offers students opportunity to learn in rural, underserved areas

This National Rural Health Day, the Louisiana Department of Health is celebrating the student healthcare professionals who are experiencing what it is like to practice medicine in underserved areas of the state through the Well-Ahead Louisiana Rural Health Scholars Program. One location locally was Lady of the Sea Medical Clinic in Larose.