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Stories with place: New Iberia
  • Correction: Louisiana Chimps Moving story 
    Updated: May-05-16 12:08 pm

    NEW ORLEANS - In a story May 3 about chimpanzees, The Associated Press reported erroneously, based on information from the organization Project Chimps, that a university laboratory in Louisiana was the first non-federal lab to agree to move all of its chimpanzees to sanctuary. The nonprofit organization said later the New Iberia Research Center was one of the first non-federal programs to release its entire population of research chimps.

  • The Latest: Animal advocate: 'High time' chimps were moved 
    Updated: May-03-16 3:42 pm

    NEW ORLEANS - The Latest on chimps being moved from Louisiana lab to sanctuary (all times local):

  • Protesters call for Louisiana sheriff's resignation 
    Updated: Apr-28-16 8:37 am

    NEW IBERIA, Louisiana - Protesters in Lousiana rallied outside the Iberia Parish courthouse for more than two hours calling for the sheriff to resign.

  • Teen dies, another recovering after fishing trip accident 
    Updated: Apr-07-16 8:20 am

    CAMERON, Louisiana - State wildlife officials say one man died and another is recovering after a fishing trip turned tragic when the pair's 18-foot aluminum boat took on water about 10 miles offshore south of Cameron Parish.