- Committee appointed to study Terrebonne Parish's gaming law Updated: Dec-01-15 7:57 am
HOUMA, Louisiana - A committee will look into Terrebonne Parish's laws covering bingo games for possible revisions.
- Woman convicted of killing her children appeals to US court Updated: Nov-28-15 8:42 pm
HOUMA, Louisiana - A Mathews woman convicted of killing her two young children is asking a federal judge to overturn that conviction.
- Native Americans in Louisiana swamps seek tribal recognition Updated: Nov-25-15 5:36 pm
LAFITTE, Louisiana - Giovanni R. Santini has done just about all he could to prove he's an American Indian over the decades he's lived in his Louisiana bayou town - even fighting with his fists to defend his bloodline with the Houma tribe.
- Pierre Part woman accused of scamming customers Updated: Nov-24-15 7:44 am
PIERRE PART, Louisiana - Assumption Parish sheriff's deputies say a 32-year-old Pierre Part woman is accused of scamming people through an online store.
- State approves $38M in bonds for new Terrebonne schools Updated: Nov-23-15 7:55 am
HOUMA, Louisiana - The State Bond Commission has approved $38 million in bonds for the Terrebonne School Board to pay for a new Southdown Elementary School and other facility improvements.
- Body of missing Houma fisherman found in lake Updated: Nov-19-15 12:58 pm
HOUMA, Louisiana - Authorities have found the body of a Houma fisherman reported missing since Tuesday morning.
- Fletcher chancellor candidates state their case at forum Updated: Nov-19-15 8:33 am
HOUMA, Louisiana - Four candidates for chancellor at Fletcher Technical Community College said at a public forum that they would place an emphasis on strengthening the college's relationship with industry partners and Nicholls State University.
- Terrebonne council discusses mosquito problem Updated: Nov-17-15 12:00 pm
HOUMA, Louisiana - With an uptick in mosquito activity, the Terrebonne Parish Council has discussed combating the pest problem with contracted Mosquito Control Services.
- Crawfish season kicks off in Terrebonne, Lafourche parishes Updated: Nov-12-15 9:46 am
HOUMA, Louisiana - The first of the season's crawfish are starting to appear in seafood shops across Lafourche and Terrebonne parishes.
- College breaks ground on new maritime safety training center Updated: Nov-12-15 7:43 am
MORGAN CITY, Louisiana - South Central Louisiana Technical College has broken ground on a new maritime safety training center that is expected to partner with a similar facility in Houma once it is built.
- Lafourche officials celebrate beginning of floodwall project Updated: Nov-10-15 10:13 am
LAROSE, Louisiana - Construction has started on a roughly $5 million floodwall along the Intracoastal Waterway to help protect more than 300 homes and 15 businesses from Larose to Lockport.
- Terrebonne re-approves contract for operations center Updated: Nov-10-15 7:10 am
HOUMA, Louisiana - Terrebonne Parish has reissued the construction contract for the parish's new emergency operations center in Gray after rescinding the initial contract due to budget constraints.
- Terrebonne Parish adding 2 levee projects to budget Updated: Nov-09-15 12:46 pm
HOUMA, Louisiana - Terrebonne Parish is looking to add two levee projects to the proposed 2016 parish budget and five-year capital outlay.
- Team of lawyers sets record for world's largest gumbo pot Updated: Nov-09-15 7:58 am
LAROSE, Louisiana - A team led by Louisiana lawyers set the Guinness World Record for the world's largest pot of gumbo.
- Teen to serve 6 months for fatal drag racing crash Updated: Nov-07-15 4:08 am
THIBODAUX, Louisiana - An 18-year-old will serve six months in the Lafourche Parish jail for his role as a driver in a 2014 crash that killed a Thibodaux High School student.
- Estuary program to update comprehensive plan Updated: Nov-06-15 8:06 am
HOUMA, Louisiana - The Barataria-Terrebonne National Estuary Program and its partners will spend the next year updating the document that outlines how the program promotes and preserves local estuaries.
- Ribbon-cutting marks new lower-rent apartments at Bayou Cane Updated: Nov-06-15 4:08 am
BAYOU CANE, Louisiana - Officials in the Bayou Cane area of Terrebonne Parish are celebrating the opening of a new affordable-rent apartment complex.
- Bayou Boeuf firefighters get all-new gear Updated: Nov-04-15 8:17 am
HOUMA, Louisiana - Next time Bayou Boeuf volunteer firefighters respond to a call, they'll be wearing all-new gear.