Governor John Bel Edwards says Louisiana is sheltering hundreds of evacuees from Texas, and preparing for thousands more. Emelie Gunn reports…:
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Calcasieu Parish Sheriff Tony Mancuso has called for a voluntary evacuation of the western part of the parish. Tom Hoefer with the Parish Police Jury says there’s concern the swollen Sabine River will flood…:
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The Jefferson Davis Parish Sheriff’s Office says a high school teacher is under arrest in Jennings for allegedly having an improper relationship with a student. They say deputies received a complaint about 26-year-old Rachel Gillespie, and an investigation lead detectives to request a warrant. She was booked for indecent behavior with a juvenile.
Congressman Clay Higgins says all hands are on deck in his district three with sending help to flood ravaged Texas. He says the people of south Louisiana are quite adept at dealing with disasters, and this effort with our neighboring state is paying it forward…:
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Livingston Parish Sheriff Jason Ard and 20 of his deputies are headed out to assist in Port Arthur, Texas which was almost completely under water.