WDSU-TV New Orleans
Flood protection system completed on Westbank
FORMED OFF THE COAST OF BELIZE. AND OUR AREA KNOWS ALL TOO WELL WHAT HAPPENS WHEN A STORM HITS.
The Daily WTF
Storm clouds loomed from the south, the outer fringes of hurricane Gustav. He and the other employees at a volunteer center in New Orleans had been mandatorily evacuated a few hours earlier.
Outside the Beltway
RNC Chair: Political Conventions Should Be Earlier Than Late August
Republican National Committee Chair Reince Priebus said Saturday that moving the GOP convention to June from August would improve the chances of winning general elections.
Zachary Plainsman News
City of Zachary employees prepare for upcoming hurricane season
The City of Zachary is planning ahead to protect its families and secure the community and homes in advance of the upcoming hurricane season.
WAFB-TV Baton Rouge
Feds end one investigation, start another in Livingston Parish Hurricane Gustav cleanup
A federal investigation in Livingston Parish has ended without a single arrest. The investigation started back in 2009, when cleanup from Hurricane Gustav was stopped.
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Blogs of War
Air National Guard Assisting in Moore Oklahoma Tornado Response
Members of the Oklahoma National Guard's 146th Air Support Operations Squadron arrived in Moore, OK shortly after the tornado struck to assist the civilian response on the ground.
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Federal authorities have closed their criminal investigation into parts of the Hurricane Gustav cleanup work in Livingston Parish without indictments, but a state investigation could be revived, District Attorney Scott Perrilloux said Wednesday.