Life

DSNAP locations open Monday, Aug. 22, for first phase

The Louisiana Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) announced the first of three phases of the Disaster Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program for residents to finalize applications for DSNAP benefits. DSNAP, formerly called Disaster Food […]

No Picture
News

Special needs shelter opens for flood victims

​A Medical Special Needs Shelter is open at the LSU Fieldhouse. The Medical Special Needs Shelter does not provide emergency services, but is instead a shelter for those who have chronic medical conditions and particular special needs that […]

No Picture
Life

Resources for Louisiana flood victims

The flash flooding throughout Southeast Louisiana has been devastating and relentless, with thousands of residents left stranded and rescue efforts continuing throughout the region. If you live in any of the areas impacted by the […]

Life

Stay Away from Floodwaters

The American Red Cross in Louisiana urges residents to take steps now to stay safer as floods threaten. The Red Cross team is coordinating with local officials and is prepared to respond as needs develop. […]

No Picture
Life

​Sparking outrage

Group says Sen. Brown’s two arrests expose double standard in fight against violence on women “It’s time to get people stirred up, protesting, and even mad, said Twahna Harris, a passionate domestic violence advocate. “We […]