Carmen Poe

Carmen Poe

WAFB Reporter

Baton Rouge, La.

Carmen Farrish is a general assignments reporter for WAFB 9News.

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Recent Articles by Carmen

Should you wear a mask in public? Healthcare pros say it’s being researched, but could provide false sense of security

Funeral homes adjust services based on federal guidelines

How to stay safe while keeping cozy on cold nights

NTSB: Plane was still intact before it crashed in Lafayette

Mother inspired to become an investigator as her daughter’s murder remains unsolved

How to apply to be a 2020 census taker

Social media, police reports used to predict future crimes

No injuries reported during explosion at Plaquemine chemical plant

CDC says Louisiana leading region with flu-like patient visits

‘If something can get as many as 20,000 likes, what’s a dollar?‘: GoFundMe started to cover funeral expenses

Slain LSU student was set to be married in December, friend says

Urban Search and Rescue teams head to Florida, boats and heavy water gear in tow

Independent poll shows where Gov. Edwards stands against opponents

63 arrested across La. for child exploitation as part of Operation Broken Heart

Cooling cap keeps cancer patients from losing their hair during chemotherapy

Fundraiser for black churches destroyed by arson surpasses $2 million

‘It’s not so happy anymore': Family of shooting spree victims picking up the pieces

Christmas starts early for families visiting St. Vincent De Paul

LSU homecoming parade floats through campus

LSU basketball player remembered as a good kid with the ‘it factor’

LSU professor hopes to have solution for potholes