State Police say the detour will be in effect for several hours.
The bridge in Calcasieu Parish has since reopened.
Edwards said he expects to begin making hiring announcements for his administration by the end of next week.
The Lafayette Parish Police Department has been awarded a grant from the Office of Violence Against Women.
Now in its fourth year, Giving Tuesday is a global day for giving back.
Three customers get upset with a clerk, one throws a bottle of orange soda at the clerk, the clerk then throws it back and then it’s on!
A boundary dispute between Lafayette and Vermilion parishes created when the parishes were split in 1844 has apparently also split the Lafay…
Crime Stoppers of Acadia Parish needs your help to solve a crime.
The list of most popular girl and boy names is compiled based on 340,000 parents who shared their baby’s name with BabyCenter in 2015.
Researchers said this study is a promising step toward developing new treatments.
A simple act of defiance becomes a moment of courage, as the country remembers Rosa Parks, as “the mother of the freedom movement.”
The White House is proposing to offer governors individualized reports about refugees in their states.
An Oregon family was reunited with their dog Monday, nearly a year after she was reportedly stolen.
The U.S. Postal Service says it will deliver some 15.5 billion cards, letters and packages this holiday season.
The incident happened around 8:41 a.m. at Approved Cash Advance in the 900 block of South Lewis Street.
Tickets go on sale Friday, December 4, 2015.