The big question across Kiss Country: What kind of weather can we expect from Hurricane Isaac? As Isaac track North we can expect 2-4 inches of rain in the Shreveport area over the next couple of days. There are also two significant weather advisories that you should be aware of : a lake wind advisory and a flash flood watch.
As we follow the progression of Hurricane Isaac we have learned that at least 18 miles of levees in Plaquemines Parish have been over-topped by water. It is reported that there is 10-12 feet of flood waters in Plaquemines Parish. Isaac's wrath is being felt in New Orleans this morning as well.
As Tropical Storm/Hurricane Isaac approaches the gulf coast on almost the exact anniversary of Katrina devastating New Orleans and the surrounding areas, residents can't help but be reminded of the effects the storm brought on their homes. Most of us would like to forget, but I can't help but be reminded of images that we were shocked to see seven years ago...
Emergency response officials are preparing for the worst and hoping for the best as Tropical Storm Isaac picks up strength in the Gulf of Mexico. There is one shelter already open in the Ark-La-Tex with other locations on standby as needed. We have shelter information as well as volunteer information for you.
All it takes is a change in your normal routine, a tiny distraction, a hectic schedule and suddenly tragedy strikes. In an instant a loving parent can be mourning the loss of their child who they accidentally left in a hot vehicle. It can happen to anyone. If you are worried, as I am, that this could happen to you--you might want to check out these devices designed to alert you when you leave your
LSU's former Homecoming Queen, Mo Isom, is at tryouts again today in Death Valley. She isn't a stranger to competition. A former LSU soccer goalie, Isom once scored a 90 yard goal for the Tigers. Isom dreams of putting her kicking abilities to use for the LSU football team this year. This isn't her first time to try out.
The Louisiana Powersports Sportsman's Expo is this weekend, and we're looking forward to it as much as ya'll! How can you go wrong with a CenturyLink Center filled to capacity with fun activities like a zip line, the Creole cuisine of Tony Chachere and the chance to participate in a $30,000 hunt alongside Killin' and Grillin' stars Randall Reeder and Rock Bordelon?
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US Olympic gymnast McKayla Maroney turned in an amazing performance at this year's Summer Games in London. Unfortunately, the judges were not impressed. And neither was Maroney, who was caught on camera with her silver medal and a hilarious facial expression.
Enter: the Internet, which quickly turned the frustrated Olympian into a meme -- McKayla is Not Impressed. We've since discovered McKayla is