A 55-year-old Eunice man was arrested in Bayou Vista after he pointed a gun at a vehicle on U.S. 90, St. Mary Parish Sheriff Blaise Smith said in a news release.
St. Martin Parish officials have issued a boil water advisory until further notice due to a water main break.
A pickup blocks Front Street near Brashear on Friday after heavy rain left water standing on the street. The National Weather Service has issued an advisory for flood-prone areas here until 2 p.m.
When the surveyor William Darby first explored south Louisiana in the early 1800s, he said seven “grand” prairies were “the most remarkable feature” of the region.
Morgan City police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred about 4:30 p.m. Thursday at a business on 8th Street in Morgan City.