Louisiana State

Rough weather ahead Tuesday afternoon and evening

Severe weather is possible across South Arkansas and North Louisiana on Tuesday. Showers and thunderstorms are expected ahead of a strong upper-level disturbance, said the National Weather Service in Shreveport. The storm system will progress east through the Plains and into the Mississippi Valley. Very warm, moist, and unstable air...
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Dry today, rain and storms to follow

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WSFA) - A roller coaster ride in the weather department is on the way this week as November ends and December gets underway. There will be rain, thunderstorms, breezy winds, sunshine, warm temperatures, and cold temperatures between now and the end of the week. Today will be one...

Louisiana’s 10 Most Common Fast Food Restaurants

Hungry Louisiana residents certainly have no shortage of choices when it comes to fast food dining options around the state. The ability to get a good meal delivered quickly or even through the driver's side window of your car is no longer the exception, it's the rule. Many fast food...

LSP launches ‘Operation Zero Deaths for the Holidays’

GRAY, La. (WAFB) - Troopers with Louisiana State Police announced Monday, Nov. 28 the launch of ‘Operation Zero Deaths for the Holidays.’ Authorities say the campaign is an effort to stop aggressive and impaired drivers before they can cause injury or harm to themselves or to others during the holidays.

Dense fog advisory in effect for parts of southeast Louisiana on Monday

Part of Southeast Louisiana has been placed under a dense fog advisory until 9 a.m. Monday, the National Weather Service said. The advisory includes New Orleans metro, the north shore and Baton Rouge. Visibility could drop to a quarter mile or less in dense fog, creating potentially hazardous driving conditions,...

Lt. Gov. Billy Nungesser to discuss tourism in La. Monday

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - Louisiana Lt. Gov. Billy Nungesser will be the guest speaker at the Press Club of Baton Rouge on Monday, Nov. 28. He is expected to give an update on tourism in Louisiana as it recovers from the pandemic and shares some of the major achievements the tourism department has landed over the year.

Early voting is underway now

With holiday shopping underway, maybe your street or driveway is clogged with lots of delivery trucks bringing packages to you and your neighbors. According to the Louisiana Secretary of State’s Office, the early voting period will run between Saturday, Nov. 26, and Saturday, Dec. 3. Everything you need to...