Lafourche Parish Arrest Report: December 10, 2023
The following suspects were arrested in Lafourche Parish on December 10, 2023. View the full arrest log below.
A Taste of Mexico: 5 Must-Try Mexican Restaurants in Houma
This piece presents five notable Mexican restaurants in Houma. Have you had the chance to visit any of these yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below.
Some southeast Louisiana areas could see freezes tonight. See where chances are best
Areas along the Interstate 12 corridor in Louisiana have high chances of below-freezing temperatures Sunday night into Monday morning, according to the National Weather Service. Hammond, at 98%, and Slidell, with 69%, have the greatest chances of a freeze among cities across southeast Louisiana and the Mississippi Gulf Coast. South...
Through the Christmas Looking Glass of Thibodaux
There is a twinkle in the sky, a sparkle in the air, and a joyous twinkle and shine everywhere. A glossy glisten touches the Lafourche Bayou bend, and Papa Noel can be heard from afar pirogue-paddlin’. Swish, swoosh, pass through the Christmas looking glass of Thibodaux. On the other side of the frostedglass, holiday windows have been revived, polished, and festively flocked in and around the Downtown area.
Local Teen Ethan Robichaux Missing from St. Ann Street, Raceland: Lafourche Parish Sheriff’s Office Seeks Public Assistance
Sheriff Craig Webre of Lafourche Parish is asking for help to find 15-year-old Ethan Robichaux. Robichaux lives on St. Ann Street in Raceland and was last seen on the morning of December 8, 2023. He left home and did not go to school.
Enjoy these local Christmas light displays and our annual Times Scavenger Hunt!
It’s one of the best holiday traditions around – loading up into the family car and going to look at Christmas lights! We asked our readers to send in the best displays, and you have helped us compile quite the list!. Check out some of our favorites:. HOUMA:
Weekly Safety Report: Attempted ATM Theft and Marsh Fire Cause Road Closure in Houma, Louisiana
The Terrebonne Parish Sheriff's Office is seeking help in identifying suspects involved in an attempted ATM theft in Houma, Louisiana. Meanwhile, Louisiana State Police and Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Office had to close a portion of Highway 90 due to poor visibility caused by a burning marsh fire near Houma.
TPSO MISSING PERSON: Cole Charpentier
Terrebonne Parish Sheriff Tim Soignet is asking for the public’s help in locating 17-year-old Cole Charpentier, of Houma. The Terrebonne Parish Sheriff’s Office Patrol Division was made aware of an incident on Thursday, December 7th, shortly after 12:00 pm, when Charpentier’s family learned that he walked off the grounds of a local educational center, after an argument with a staff member. The TPSO Patrol Division responded but were unable to locate the juvenile.
Open Your Homes and Hearts: The Dogs Of gray, LA Need You!
Considering pet adoption? Or perhaps you just enjoy all things cute and cuddly? Numerous charming pets are ready for a loving home at animal shelters situated in and near gray.
Suspects try to steal ATM from Houma bank, deputies say
The Terrebonne Parish Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in identifying a group of people wanted for attempting to steal an ATM in the Houma area Tuesday morning.
Culinary Journey to Japan: 5 Must-Visit Japanese Restaurants in Houma
In this article, we will be exploring five exceptional Japanese restaurants in Houma. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these establishments? If yes, we'd love to hear your thoughts! Please feel free to share your experiences in the comment section below.
Mahony’s and Downtown Jeaux to begin weekly corn hole tournaments on the Rotary Centennial Plaza
Mahony’s Irish Pub and Downtown Jeaux will host a weekly corn hole tournament at the Rotary Centennial Plaza starting next week!. The inaugural tournament will take place on Wednesday, December 13, 2023, with sign ups beginning at 6:30 p.m. and bags will fly at 7:00 p.m. Tournaments will be held every Wednesday in the following weeks.
Local Patterson Resident Arrested for Aggravated Assault at Amelia Retail Store
Sheriff Leland Falcon of Assumption Parish announced the arrest of Trendon Demond Short, a 37-year-old Patterson resident, on felony aggravated assault charges. The charges are related to an incident at an Amelia retail store where Short is accused of threatening another person with a firearm. Deputies interviewed Short, the alleged victim, and store employees at the scene.
Experience the Magic of Christmas at The Oaks of Thibodaux
Get ready to immerse yourself in the enchanting holiday spirit at Christmas at The Oaks of Thibodaux. This magical event is set to take place on Sat, Dec 09, from 10am - 7pm. The venue for this festive celebration is none other than The Oaks of Thibodaux, located at 108 Saint Patrick Street, Thibodaux, LA, 70301. This event promises to be an unforgettable experience, filled with the joy and warmth of the Christmas season.
Bayou Blue Library announces their 4th Annual Mardi Gras Shoebox Float Contest
With Mardi Gras right around the corner, the Lafourche Parish Public Library is excited to announce their Bayou Blue Branch’s 4th Annual Virtual Mardi Gras Shoebox Float Contest!. Participants ages 5-15 are invited to create a float from a shoebox and then snap a photo of their masterpiece! Email...
Local Teen Arrested in Fatal Hit and Run Incident on Highway 1
Isabelle Nguyen, a 19-year-old driver, was arrested for a fatal hit and run incident in Lafourche Parish, Louisiana. The incident led to the death of a 66-year-old bicyclist, Henry Savoie. Nguyen allegedly left the crash scene without alerting emergency services. She was later found by Louisiana State Police Troop C at a nearby location. She confessed to being the driver in the crash.
Closures to the I49 and I10 corridor
In between the cities of Raceland and Gray Louisiana, like a number of places aboard near and far, there is an unwelcome and deeply concerning occurrence. A wildfire or to be more specific a marsh fire because the area is in the heart of Bayou Country and is surrounded by swamps and marshes.
Tickets are now on sale for 2024’s first 8 Seconds to Glory Championship Bull Riding
Tickets are now on sale for the upcoming 8 Seconds to Glory Champion Bull Riding is coming to the Barry P. Bonvillain Civic Center in Houma on January 6, 2024, starting at 7:30 p.m. The event will host more than thirty professional bull riders from all over the country, including...
The Diocese of Houma-Thibodaux is working to bring more athletic programs to elementary schools in the 2024-2025 school year
The Diocese of Houma-Thibodaux is working hard to bring new athletic programs to students enrolled in their elementary schools. “This all stems from our overall mission of Catholic schools, which is to develop everything within a person,” explained Dr. Mark Williams, Superintendent. “We know that we have to move in this direction if we are going to develop the whole child, and sports are such an important part of that.”
FOX 8 Defenders: Public Service Commissioner clarifies reasons for Magnolia Water rate hike
NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - After FOX 8 detailed widespread complaints about Magnolia Water rate hikes, one public service commissioner explains why the increase was approved. “Nobody likes to have rate increases but again, it’s the cost of getting a system that functions,” said Louisiana Public Service Commissioner Eric Skrmetta.