The National Hurricane Center has classified Hurricane Laura as a 'Major Hurricane' with the potential for catastrophic storm surges, extreme winds, and flash flooding. The storm is currently a Category 3 hurricane with potential to reach a Category 4 before making landfall. Not only will this directly impact South Louisiana but could potentially cause damage in North Louisiana as well. The National Weather Storm predicts Laura could reach our area as a Category 1 hurricane and cause flash flooding, tornadoes and wind damage. Check back here for all updates on the storm.
Good Morning America's Robin Roberts Visits Lake Charles
Robin Roberts is putting a spotlight on the devastation in Lake Charles.
One Day After Cancer-Free, Lineman Heads to Louisiana
Tyler Manick headed to Lake Charles, Louisiana to help Entergy restore power after Hurricane Laura less than one day after being told he was cancer-free.
Hurricane Delta Still Not Technically a 'Disaster' Yet
Until the declaration is made millions of dollars in federal aid are simply standing at the ready and not available for use.
Louisiana Law - Only One Named Stormed Deductible per Season
This is important for residents who have already filed claims during Hurricane Laura and need to file claims brought on by Hurricane Delta.
Hurricane Forecasts - How Accurate are Those Really?
Hurricane forecast technology has improved immensely over the past 50 years. Just how accurate these forecasts are is really impressive.
Arial Photograph of Lake Charles Shows a Sea of Blue Roof Tarps
An aerial photograph taken Tuesday, October 6, 2020, by Erik Stratton from Moss Bluff, Louisiana shows a sea of blue roof tarps as far as the eye can see.
McNeese Hands Out Free Hotspots For Students And Faculty
McNeese is doing their part to make sure their students and faculty have the ability to return this fall.
Entergy Announces Power to Storm Damaged Communities Restored
It took a little more than a month to get over 93,000 south Louisiana residents back online following Hurricane Laura.
National Weather Service Finds Hurricane Laura High Water Mark
The storm surge high water mark was left on what remained of structures on Rutherford Beach in Cameron Parish.
Louisiana has Been Impacted by Six Different Storms This Year
Can you name all six of the storms that prompted concerns along Louisiana's coast so far this year?
Laine Hardy Putting On Live Stream Concert to Help Storm Victims
American Idol champ and Louisiana native Laine Hardy felt a strong calling to give back in some way. That way will be through a live stream show this Monday, September 28th to help out.