Secretary of State Tom Schedler is encouraging all Louisianians eligible to vote in the October 19 municipal and 5th Congressional District elections primary election to consider voting early. Early voting began Saturday, Oct.
Louisiana's Women, Infants and Children Program, commonly called WIC, will be funded until the end of the month of October, using funds set aside from the prior fiscal year, the Department of Health and Hospitals announced Thursday.
Some relief for people living along the Northern Gulf Coast.
Tropical Storm Karen has weakened to a tropical depression.
Winds are now at 35 miles per hour and all tropical storm warnings have been dropped.