- Bollinger's 14th Fast Response Cutter sent to US Coast Guard Updated: Jul-31-15 4:52 pm
LOCKPORT, Louisiana - A Lockport-based ship building company announced that its latest vessel has been delivered to the U.S. Coast Guard in Key West, Florida.
- Officers put on leave after fatal police shooting in Houma Updated: Jul-29-15 11:37 am
HOUMA, Louisiana - Eight law enforcement officers who shot at a 45-year-old man who was killed after an east Houma car chase Monday have been placed on administrative leave.
- Advisory committee visits overcrowded Houma school Updated: Jul-29-15 8:10 am
HOUMA, Louisiana - Mullberry Elementary School in Houma is so overcrowded that about half of its students are being taught in portable classrooms. That's what a school advisory committee learned Tuesday.
- Man dead after shooting involving police officers in Houma Updated: Jul-27-15 6:01 pm
HOUMA, Louisiana - State police say a man has been killed in Houma in a shooting involving officers from three law enforcement agencies.
- Houma interpreter charged with fraud to stand trial Updated: Jul-27-15 11:40 am
HOUMA, Louisiana - A Spanish-language interpreter accused of taking bribes from clients of the Terrebonne Parish Public Defender's Office is set for trial in two weeks on federal charges.
- Committee discusses plan to address aging school buildings Updated: Jul-22-15 2:22 pm
HOUMA, Louisiana - Terrebonne Parish School Board is looking at ways to update aging school buildings and has met with a demographer who may be hired to do a population study, the Courier (http://bit.ly/1CV1ZfA) reported.
- Grand Isle to host Tarpon Rodeo this weekend Updated: Jul-22-15 11:42 am
GRAND ISLE, Louisiana - Thousands will descend on Grand Isle this weekend for the International Grand Isle Tarpon Rodeo.
- Louisiana coastal board seeks $39M for 4 projects Updated: Jul-16-15 9:16 am
NEW ORLEANS - The Louisiana Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority is asking the Department of Treasury for approval to spend $39.4 million on four coastal restoration projects.
- Port Fourchon adding slip for northern expansion project Updated: Jul-15-15 7:16 am
PORT FOURCHON, Louisiana - Crews have started excavating a channel at Port Fourchon to create a fourth, 1,000-foot-wide slip in the latest phase of Greater Lafourche Port Commission's northern expansion.
- Man found guilty of beating 82-year-old stepfather Updated: Jul-13-15 9:14 am
HOUMA, Louisiana - A 51-year-old Houma man faces up to 15 years in prison for beating up his 82-year-old stepfather who died about five months later.
- $6,000 grant to help clean up Bayou Terrebonne Updated: Jul-13-15 7:50 am
HOUMA, Louisiana - A $6,000 grant will help a nonprofit organize a cleanup of Bayou Terrebonne.
- Houma Historic District to be reviewed Updated: Jul-10-15 8:07 am
HOUMA, Louisiana - The Terrebonne Parish Council plans to review ordinances affecting the Houma Historic District.
- Port of Terrebonne loses appeal in bid to evict tenant Updated: Jul-09-15 7:32 am
HOUMA, Louisiana - Eagle Dry Docks has won the latest round in its effort to avoid being evicted from the Port of Terrebonne.
- Terrebonne school superintendent gets pay increase Updated: Jul-08-15 8:13 am
HOUMA, Louisiana - The Terrebonne Parish School Board has approved a 38 percent raise in base pay for its superintendent.
- Wetlands education center enters lease pact with Terrebonne Updated: Jul-08-15 4:13 am
HOUMA, Louisiana - A Houma-based education center aimed at calling attention to the threat of eroding wetlands is planning for a new home.
- Terrebonne Parish reduces number of uncertified teachers Updated: Jul-07-15 9:52 am
HOUMA, Louisiana - Officials say more than 100 new certified teachers are at work in Terrebonne Parish public schools less than a year after the district employed as many untrained teachers.
- New Houma fire training center awaits certification Updated: Jul-06-15 7:14 am
HOUMA, Louisiana - Houma Fire Department's newest training center awaits the final sign-off from the state fire marshal before it can open later this month.
- Houma man killed in Terrebonne Parish crash Updated: Jul-03-15 5:35 pm
THERIOT, Louisiana - Louisiana State Police say a Houma man was killed in a one-vehicle accident in Terrebonne Parish.
- Lafourche begins school safety upgrades Updated: Jul-02-15 7:15 am
THIBODAUX, Louisiana - The Lafourche Parish school system is spending $29 million over the next 10 years on school safety.