State Fire Marshal Butch Browning talks with Stephensville Fire Chief Jody Acosta. Also pictured is Karen St. Germain, commissioner of the state Office of Motor Vehicles. (Submitted)

Fire marshal assists departments with response to flooded areas

Louisiana's state fire marshal visited the Stephensville area last week to provide assistance to the local fire departments dealing with the challenges of responding to incidents in flooded communi

Sandbags have become a common site in Stephensville during nearly two months of high water.

The Daily Review/Bill Decker

Governor: Flood help is on the way

Gov. John Bel Edwards offered some hope Saturday that future projects will spare Stephensville and surrounding areas from the flooding that has afflicted homes and subdivisions for months.



Franklin Banner-Tribune
P.O. Box 566, Franklin, LA 70538
Phone: 337-828-3706
Fax: 337-828-2874

Morgan City Daily Review
P.O. Box 948, Morgan City, LA 70381
Phone: 985-384-8370
Fax: 985-384-4255