Senator David Vitter wants FEMA to stop updating flood maps in certain areas.
On Monday, the Louisiana Republican said that many areas could face a rise in insurance rates if FEMA is allowed to update maps before levee rapairs are done.
LAFAYETTE - A Lafayette city police officer is still on leave after mishandling an arrest during Mardi Gras.
Fox 15 has obtained video of the incident posted on CNN's ireport.com.
You can see the officer shaking and yelling at a young girl afte
A pair of arrests are made in a string of church fires in East Texas.
Authorities have taken 19-year-old Jason Robert Bourque and 21-year-old Daniel George McAllister into custody.
Officials suspect the two are responsible for ten church fires
SHREVEPORT - In Shreveport-Bossier yesterday, Krewe members toasted to the end of the season along the Texas state bridge at midnight.
With the end of Mardi Gras comes the start of Lent.
About 200 people attended the event.