The La. 182 bridge over Berwick Bay will be closed to traffic Sept.
Alligator hunters in the area have begun the month-long rush to fill their tags, but officials say fewer hunters will be hitting the swamps this season.
The inaugural Lower Atchafalaya Sprint, a set of six-mile races for kayaks and canoes with cash prizes for first through third in each class, will be held Saturday in Patterson, according to a news
A car hit the post office on Catherine Street in Patterson at about 10 a.m. Wednesday. No one was injured in the crash, police said.