The news presses inside the Houma Courier building have fallen quiet but a new noise is coming from the building. Construction crews have started work to turn the old building in Houma, Louisiana into the first hemp processing lab in the state.
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.
Fans of the restaurant Walk-On’s Sports Bistreaux got to go behind the scenes Wednesday night (Jan. 8) as owner, Brandon Landry, and his partner, Drew Brees, went undercover disguised in wigs and prosthetic makeup.
The 9News Investigators have obtained copies of messages between Sammy’s Grill employees, including management at the Prairieville location, that seem to show a drastic reduction in the operations of the restaurant chain.
2019 is a year many fishermen on the Mississippi Gulf Coast would like to forget. Now action is being taken to make sure there won’t be a repeat in 2020 of the problems created by the opening of the Bonnet Carré Spillway.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has now approved Louisiana’s hemp plan, making it the first of three states to get approval as part of the 2018 Farm Bill. Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry (LDAF) Commissioner Mike Strain made the announcement Friday, Dec. 27.