Gov. Jindal orders review of Texas Brine's permits

Texas Brine was supposed to begin making buyout offers to residents near the Bayou Corne sinkhole 10 days ago.  Governor Jindal issued an executive order today to review the permits of Texas Brine statewide to determine whether the company's permits "should be modified, revoked and reissued, or terminated."  WAFB's Tyana Williams will have more tonight on 9News at 5.

A Legislative Auditor's report released today says the State Department of Education isn't properly keeping track of charter schools.  WAFB's Jim Shannon will have more tonight on 9News at 6.

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