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What’s Open in Southwest Louisiana: September 4 Update
From free hot meals to groceries, gas, and vital supplies, find out what's open and who has what you need right now in Southwest Louisiana.
Public Schools Closed For The Year – What That Means For Students
Governor John Bel Edwards has officially announced the closure of all K-12 public schools for the remainder of the year. Find out what that means for students.
Social Distancing Personalities According To Your Zodiac Sign
We thought it'd be fun to break down how everyone's doing with social distancing, according to your zodiac sign. You're welcome!
Nine Louisiana Kids Have Gone Missing So Far This Year
According to the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, nine kids have gone missing so far this year. Over half went missing last month alone.
“What’s a Gumbo Machine?” and Other Internet Mysteries
Yes, Virginia, there is a gumbo machine.
Check Texas and Louisiana Road Closures in Real Time
Here's how to check on ongoing road closures due to substantial flooding from tropical depression Imelda.
What They Don’t Want You to Know About License Plate Cameras
There are cameras are going up in SWLA that will automatically fine you $200 for driving uninsured. But there's a more sinister side no one's talking about.
Louisiana Ranked “#1 Best State In America” In Scientific Study
Sure, we had to make up our own study using our own metrics, but what do you want from us? It's just science, y'all.
Yeah, That ‘Is Your Food Fake Or Real’ Video Is Nonsense
Don't trust anything on the internet, especially if you found it on social media.
Vintage Louisiana Postcards
We didn't think it was right that Louisiana didn't have some of those great old postcards to entice new visitors to our fine state, so we made our own.
The Culinary Nightmare of Stock Image “Gumbo”
We fell down a rabbit hole of stock images, where every picture of what they call gumbo was worse than the last. Somebody hold us. We need a hug.
Gator Spotted In New Jersey, Everyone Freaks Out – [VIDEO]
An alligator is on the loose and causing an uproar in a South Jersey town and we've got the video to prove it.
Maps Show What Florence’s Impact Would Look Like Around the World
How big is Hurricane Florence? Pretty big. See what the hurricane's impact would look like across the globe.
Louisiana Has the Worst School Bullying Problem in the Country
According to a new report, Louisiana was ranked as being the worst state for cyberbullying, on-campus fighting, and teens attempting suicide as the result of being bullied at school.
Sorry, No Tax-Free Weekend for Back to School Shopping This Year
Thanks to the Louisiana state legislature, the Bayou State will go the next seven years without a tax-free weekend of any sort.
Ridiculous Louisiana Things You Should Buy on Amazon Prime Day
From Pet Driver's Licenses to LSU-scented perfume, we've got something for everyone. Or no one, because some of these things are pretty dang ridiculous.
How To Survive Friday The 13th, Cajun Style
It’s Friday the 13th again, and we're in Louisiana. Things are gonna get weird. Here are a few Cajun superstitions to get you through the day.
Watch This Panhandling Crawfish Catch a Penny
We've seen a crawfish amputate its own claw to escape the boil, now there's one out on the street, catching coins. They're becoming self-aware, y'all.
The 10 Commandments of Summer in the South
These might not have made it into the official list, but we're pretty sure they could've been.
‘Active Shooter’ Video Game Sparks Disgust, Outrage
An upcoming video game that allows players to simulate being a school shooter is sparking outrage on social media.