A statement sent Monday evening indicates a number of Mystic Krewe of Nyx leaders have resigned over Captain Julie Lea’s response to requests the organization support the ‘Black Lives Matter’ movement.
A group of oyster fishermen in St. Bernard Parish wants the U.S. government to compensate them for opening the Bonnet Carre Spillway. They say it’s the Army Corp of Engineer’s fault their oysters died and their reefs were damaged.
Business owners and residents in the evacuation and exclusion zones are trying to plan ahead. Though some say they're still not sure whether they'll be forced to leave tomorrow, they want to be prepared.
President Trump stumps in Louisiana, Friday, just a day before voters are set to choose a governor. He will be in Lake Charles working to ensure republican voters turn out to the polls. But democratic incumbent John Bel Edwards will be there, too, with a rally of his own.