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La. Gov. requests federal assistance following Hurricane Barry

On Thursday, Aug. 15 Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards sent a letter to President Donald Trump requesting a major disaster declaration for Louisiana following Hurricane Barry.

Caddo nation members and tornado survivors join in cleanup day

Historic 2019 Mississippi River flood officially done

SBA disaster assistance loans available to 6 parishes

6 parishes added to emergency declaration for La. after Barry

The University of Arkansas Hope – Texarkana announces closures

  Flash flooding reported in Southwest Arkansas; roads closed

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Handcuffed man slips, falls face-first on wet concrete

Terrebonne Parish cleanup, repairs underway after Barry

What to do when businesses intentionally raise prices during storms

Areas of Lafitte remain flooded after Barry moves through

Iberia Medical Center evacuated after generators fail during Barry

Houma PD: Three arrested after breaking into boat during Hurricane Barry

'Thank god’: Son rescues dad in Myrtle Grove

“Never in a million years did I think it would get like this."

Cancellations and closures due to Barry

Several events in Baton Rouge and the surrounding areas have been canceled due to Barry.

  Northwest Louisiana first responders prepare for Tropical Storm Barry

Several area agencies are preparing for Tropical Storm Barry’s impact on Northwest Louisiana and across the state.

Ouachita Parish preparing to house hurricane evacuees from South Louisiana

A state of emergency has been declared in Ouachita Parish

  Waterspout spotted on Lake Pontchartrain near New Orleans Lakefront

Hot weather has Meals On Wheels drivers checking on senior citizens

Lightning strike during July Fourth cookout kills 1, sends 2 to hospital

  AEP/SWEPCO reports outages affecting 7,411 customers

AEP/SWEPCO updates its power restoration estimates

Lineman who was shocked in Morris County now 'talking, in good spirits’ but will remain hospitalized

  Some people’s electricity might be out until Thursday night

AEP/SWEPCO releases new estimates of when power will be restored

  Thousands without power on Monday morning

As storms passed through the ArkLaTex overnight, thousands remain in the dark on the morning of Monday, June 24.

Crews working to restore power to thousands, remove trees from roads after overnight storms

Strong storms have knocked out electricity for thousands of homes and businesses in East Texas. Utility crews were dispatched early Monday to restore service.

  Wind damage prompts evacuation of Bossier City riverboat

The riverboat will remain closed until the boarding ramp is repaired

Would you know if your pet was having a heatstroke?

Pets cannot tell you when they are experiencing signs of heat exposure, so it’s important for you to know the symptoms.

  NWS confirms 2 tornadoes hit the ArkLaTex

An EF-2 struck the Butler Hill Road area in Bossier Parish

Downed trees, flooded roadways reported in East Texas counties following Wednesday’s storms

Storm damage has been reported throughout parts of East Texas after storms rolled through Wednesday afternoon.

  BPSO deputy’s home ‘total loss’ following storm; thankful for his life

A man is thankful he’s alive this morning after a storm tore his home apart followings storms on Thursday morning.

  NWS survey team finds evidence of tornado track in ETX

The National Weather Service in Shreveport is planning to deploy a survey team to East Texas on Wednesday morning.

  Storm damage, power outages reported in the ArkLaTex

Some residents reported damages following a line of storms that moved through the ArkLaTex.

FEMA denies individual storm assistance following deadly April tornado

The Federal Emergency Management Agency will not provide support for individuals effected by the April 24 - 25 tornado.

Morganza Spillway opening delayed again, officials say

The opening of the Morganza Control Structure has been postponed again until June 9.

  Trump approves federal disaster declaration for tornado-stricken parishes

Aid for individual homeowners still is under review

Mandatory evacuation issued for parts of Jefferson County

The breach forced a Flash Flood Warning to be issued by the NWS for the Hollow Bend area.

Strong storms cause power outages across East Texas

Utility crews are working across East Texas early Thursday to restore electricity to homes and businesses after strong storms moved through the region.

  Tornadoes, storms spur damage in East Texas, SE Oklahoma, SW Arkansas

Trees reported down on 3 residences; chicken houses damaged

New early warning siren installed in Marshall

Early warning siren near Oaklawn Municipal Golf Course now in operation

The Latest: Flash-flood warnings in Oklahoma, Arkansas

Forecasters say heavy rainfall is intensifying flooding in already saturated areas along the Oklahoma-Arkansas border

  Severe weather forecasts continue as Ohio, Kansas, clean up

Forecasters say 55 twisters may have touched down Monday across eight states, stretching eastward from Idaho and Colorado.

The Latest: Man hid under mattress to survive Kansas tornado

A least a dozen homes have been destroyed or damaged in Linwood, Kansas, about 30 miles west of Kansas City

Farmers stand to lose entire crop when Morganza Spillway opens

Ted Glaser has been farming in the Morganza floodway in Pointe Coupee Parish since the 80s. Before him, his father farmed the land as well.

Morganza Spillway will be opened next week

A rare opening of the Morganza Spillway will happen this Sunday to prevent the flood structure from over topping.

NOAA to announce outlook for 2019 hurricane season

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration will announce its outlook for this year’s hurricane season at 10 a.m.

Gov. Edwards requests federal disaster assistance for Lincoln, Morehouse, and Union Parish

Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards’ office says they have sent a request to the White House for a federal disaster declaration for Lincoln, Morehouse, and Union parishes.

Brushy Creek area of Lake O’ the Pines still closed year after deadly storm

The Brushy Creek area of Lake O’ the Pines is still closed more than a year after a deadly storm downed trees and destroyed infrastructure.

5 Tornadoes touch down in Beauregard and Allen Sunday

Five tornadoes from Sunday morning have been confirmed by the National Weather Service

Good Samaritans work to clean up community after possible tornado in Deridder

In DeRidder, a possible tornado touched down along Jim West Road at around 3:30 a.m. on Sunday morning, according to the National Weather Service.

Storm damage reported in the ArkLaTex

Lightning sparked house fire; high winds destroyed 2 barns

Tornado tears roof off Bear Creek Western Store in Montpelier

An EF-0 tornado tore off the roof of a Montpelier business Sunday morning after a strong storms moved through southwest Louisiana.

Effects from Saturday’s severe storms still being felt across East Texas

Severe storms that moved through East Texas on Saturday left damage, power outages, and flooded roadways in their wake. The effects continue to be felt Sunday.

  Caddo Lake flooding taking a toll on residents

Caddo Lake’s water level isn’t going down quick enough for people living in the area.

NWS confirms more tornadoes in the ArkLaTex

Survey teams with the National Weather Service has released additional information on Wednesday’s tornadoes that touched down across the ArkLaTex.

  Sabine River at Logansport expected to rise to 5.6 feet above flood stage

Here's what to expect if the river rises that high

  Shreveport’s Hoover Drive still closed a day after storm heavily damages area

Storm damage is extensive on Hoover Drive in Shreveport.

  Cross Lake closed to boaters

A marina says it might be forced to cut some boats loose

AEP-SWEPCO updates estimates on when power will be restored

Some customers might have to wait until Monday night, utility says

  Tree falls on house; family of 7 escapes without serious injury

Part of U.S. 371 closed due to tank fire sparked by lightning

  NW LA officials watching rising water levels; sandbags available

As severe storms move closer to the ArkLaTex, officials are monitoring water levels for possible flooding.

  Severe weather leaves trail of downed power lines; portable storage buildings destroyed

Last night’s severe weather left a trail of downed power lines and destroyed several portable storage buildings.

  VIDEO: Storm damage reported in Mansfield, Louisiana

After a round of storms passed through the ArkLaTex on Thursday morning, videos and photos of destruction are coming into the KSLA News 12 newsroom.

Power outages in the ArkLaTex

Here are places where AEP-SWEPCO shows service is out

San Augustine County judge signs disaster declaration following tornado

Jeff Boyd, San Augustine County Judge, signed the declaration of April 25 after a tornado blew threw the town of San Augustine.

Power still out for 30 percent of storm victims after San Augustine tornado, judge says

Jeff Boyd said the biggest hold up in restoring power for everyone is the fact that the city and county is still dealing with widespread debris.

NSU to help tornado-damaged LaTech at Demons vs. Bulldogs baseball game

Cash donations, concession proceeds to go to Louisiana Tech

  LaTech, Lincoln public schools to reopen Monday

Watch: Ruston mayor discusses city's disaster recovery efforts

San Augustine Sheriff’s Office helping tornado victims recover lost belongings

County Sheriff says residents can drop off lost items at the sheriff's office.

San Augustine continues clean-up following Wednesday’s storm

The City of San Augustine continues to pick up the pieces after powerful storms rolled through Wednesday.

San Augustine couple survives while inside home when tossed in air by tornado

A family who survived the severe weather on Wednesday night in one of San Augustine’s neighborhoods is sharing their story of survival.

NWS confirms two tornados: Supercell in San Augustine

The National Weather Service survey determines Texas area tornadoes were EF-1 and EF-2.

  NWS report: 7 tornadoes confirmed in Texas, Louisiana

After a series of storms tore through East Texas and Northwest Louisiana, a preliminary report from the National Weather Service has confirmed seven tornadoes that touched down.

Weather-related Comcast outage expected to be resolved soon

Problem has been a third party’s network that was impacted by the storms

  Family member identifies 2 killed during deadly storm

The mother of one of the victims in last night's deadly storm has identified the two people killed at a home.

Watch now: Governor’s news conference; emergency declared in northern Louisiana

The declaration is in effect until May 25

Rains flood dozens of vehicles parked at Dallas airport

Those who wish to drive to the airport should use Garage C, officials advise

Jeff Castle: The worst of storm season isn’t behind us - just yet

It's already been a very active storm season this spring with damage seen in many different parts of the Ark-La-Tex.The question now: Is the worst of that stormy weather behind us or not?

  Bowie Co. community comes together after powerful storm

A small community near Maud, TX is coming together to help those dealing with storm damage.

  Overnight storm leaves trail of damage in Shreveport

Tree removal crews are working to remove the debris.

Good Friday, threat of bad weather mean most LA state workers get 4 days off

Louisiana state offices closed Thursday, Friday