BATON ROUGE (AP) — Shoppers get a discount on Louisiana’s state retail sales tax on many purchases this weekend.
MIAMI (AP) — Tropical Storm Emily has formed in the Gulf of Mexico off the coast of west-central Florida and is expected to move inland across the peninsula.
State Rep. Beryl Amedee, R-Houma, will be hosting "Town Hall Meetings" on the dates and at the locations listed below:
Amand Broussard, the son of Joseph “Beausoleil” Broussard and Agnes Thibodeau, was just 11 years old when his father led a band of Acadian exiles to south Louisiana.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — D.L. Menard, whose song “The Back Door” is among the most popular in Cajun music, is dead at the age of 85.