Amanda is incredibly excited be a part of the Fox 8 News team. She is a Nashville, Tennessee native with strong ties to the New England North; she’s now happy to have made it to what her family and friends refer to as the “Deep South."
United States health officials are now cautioning travelers about a mysterious coronavirus. The respiratory virus first appeared in the Chinese province of Wuhan, but doctors confirmed a case of coronavirus in Washington state.
City leaders have plans to turn the 25 acres into a Mirabeau Water Garden. They’re advertising for bids now, with plans to break ground in the summer. One of the primary goals of the project: to reduce flooding.
Concerned Citizens of St. John Parish have flown to Japan, staged marches across Baton Rouge and other protests against what they believe is killing them: the chloroprene emissions put out by the nearby Denka-Dupont rubber plant.
Sitting right across the street from the Orleans criminal courthouse, Steve’s Bail Bonds make it easy for family members to help post bail. However, manager Amber Dennis says it’s been unusually quiet.
According to police, the accused shooter, Andrew Gant and Jace Scott were at the SUNO business incubator Sunday after midnight. In court documents, Gant told police he and Scott were playfighting, pointing their guns at each other when he got scared and shot Scott.
With a stage right on the ground floor, Alfred Ballard’s band Knock (knock) squad sent tunes echoing up all three floors at the international airport, not only helping to send people to their gate but also welcoming passengers back home.
When Hurricane Barry blew through, it pushed flood water into several area neighborhoods, fishermen were forced to navigate through tens of thousands of dead fish, and area infrastructure took a beating.