Harvey

Don Ames
February 10, 2019 - 2:52 pm
About two dozen people were displaced in Harvey Sunday morning after a two-alarm fire at an apartment complex. Residents were left without electricity after the fire broke out a few minutes after 8 a.m. in the 2100 block of Manhattan Boulevard. Firefighters on scene saw flames from the exterior of...
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Chris Miller
July 25, 2018 - 2:51 pm
The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office has booked 32-year-old Ray Farria on a charge of second degree murder in the shooting death of his wife, Dominique Farria. He also faces charges of being a felon in possession of a firearm and obstruction of justice. Authorities say Mrs. Farria was driving on...
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Chris Miller
July 24, 2018 - 3:18 pm
The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office is investigating a shooting this afternoon. According to the sheriff's office, a woman was shot near Manhattan Blvd. and Lake Tahoe Blvd. in Harvey. That the entrance to the Stonebridge Subdivision. "Upon arrival we found one black female that actually has a...
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Jack Gruber-USA TODAY
September 11, 2017 - 4:05 pm
(WWL.com) -- The Governor’s Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness is deploying employees and coordinating assistance from other state agencies for Hurricane Irma and Hurricane Harvey response and recovery efforts. GOHSEP spokesman Mike Steele says there is a wide range of needs...
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Scoot
September 11, 2017 - 1:10 pm
The attacks on America by Hurricane Irma over the weekend and recently Hurricane Harvey remind us that nature can be our enemy. When we are attacked by nature, like a storm, we witness vivid examples of how Americans are willing to unite and help each other with no regard for politics or socio-...
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wunderground.com
Chris Miller
September 07, 2017 - 3:58 pm
Hurricane Jose's top wind speeds hit 120 mph THursday afternoon, making it a Category 3 hurricane. It's the third Category 3 this year, following Harvey and Irma. Jose has prompted hurricane watches in Antigua and Bermuda. The storm is following somewhat in the wake of Hurricane Irma, but should...
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September 05, 2017 - 1:00 pm
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) -- Hundreds of Texas residents who have been sheltered in Louisiana after evacuations forced by Hurricane Harvey are heading back to their home state this week. The Louisiana Department of Children and Family Services announced Tuesday that Texans staying in shelters in...
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September 01, 2017 - 2:51 pm
By ADRIAN SAINZ Associated Press MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) -- Harvey spread its misery into the Deep South as flooded creeks drove people from their homes in Tennessee and an apparent tornado damaged homes and toppled trees in a rural area of northwest Alabama. More than 50 people were evacuated from a...
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Danielle Parhizkaran-USA TODAY Sports
David Blake
September 01, 2017 - 12:23 pm
Millions of dollars are flowing into Harvey ravaged Texas and Southwest Louisiana, but after any big disaster the con artists come out in droves. The Louisiana Attorney General is trying to help weed out the bad from the good. Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry told WWL First News that many...
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Sipa USA
Chris Miller
August 31, 2017 - 5:19 pm
President Donald Trump will visit Louisiana Saturday to view the impacts of Tropical Storm Harvey, WWL-TV reports. The White House says details are still being finalized, but the president will visit the Lake Charles area. Many Texas evacuees are sheltering there.
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