Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer-related death in Louisiana and the entire country because it's often caught too late to treat; that’s a statistic the Mary Bird Perkins Center is trying to change.
The Department of Health and Hospitals on Wednesday issued an emergency rule requiring that water systems in the state maintain a higher residual disinfectant level and increase their number of sampling sites by 25 percent.
LA 408 Hooper Road between Carmel Drive and Tanglewood Drive will be closed to traffic today, November 7.
A full closure will begin at approximately 3:30 p.m. today and continue through the evening of Sunday, November 10.
Operation: Prescribed Justice saw its first convictions today in Iberville Parish.
The operation was an undercover investigation conducted back in March that put over a dozen people behind bars on drug charges.