Louisiana

December 09, 2017 - 10:59 am
(WWL.com) South Louisiana saw some snow Friday morning to the delight of residents. So how rare of an event is this? State Climatologist Barry Keim says, believe it or not, we actually see white flakes more often than hurricanes. But for it to span nearly the entire bottom half of the state is very...
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Prep Football Championships from the Superdome
USA Today Sports
Seth Dunlap
December 09, 2017 - 10:57 am
The high school football state championships continue today from the Mercedes-Benz Superdome, and WWL Radio will bring you all three games live with full play by play coverage. The Division I title game starts at 11:30 a.m. with our pregame coverage and features a clash of two state powers. The...
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December 06, 2017 - 10:06 am
Louisiana Secretary of State Tom Schedler says they are looking at replacing voting machines. Schedler says tampering with the current machines is remote, but a new system would further decrease chances of tampering. He is awaiting approval from the state Division of Administration. If approved,...
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December 06, 2017 - 9:21 am
(AP) _ Louisiana's new state treasurer has taken the oath of office. John Schroder, a Republican former lawmaker from St. Tammany Parish, was sworn in Tuesday evening at a ceremony in Kenner, to become Louisiana's chief money manager and investment officer. Schroder, who resigned his state House...
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December 02, 2017 - 8:42 am
(AP) _ Lights will turn a Greek Revival building in New Orleans into a canvas for animations highlighting celebrations in Mexico and New Orleans. Digital sculptures and video-mapping projections on Lafayette Square and a nearby street also will be part of the city's fourth Light Up NOLA Arts Fete (...
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December 01, 2017 - 2:25 pm
(AP) _ Donors who give $1,000 or more to Special Olympics Louisiana are rappelling 25 stories down the side of a downtown New Orleans building Friday. The day-long event, called ``Over the Edge NOLA: S.W.A.T. Edition,'' is being co-hosted by the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office and the Kenner...
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November 30, 2017 - 4:24 pm
(AP) _ A former head of the Louisiana State Police is accused of deleting text messages amid an investigation of allegations that troopers improperly billed for overtime and expenses during a road trip. Before his March retirement, Mike Edmonson publicly condemned a side trip to Las Vegas that...
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