Last Call: 5 things you may have missed on Oct. 14

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NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) — It’s getting late, and it’s almost time to close up for the evening. Here are some stories you might have missed today.

Instruments stolen from Big Sam’s Funky Nation members while touring in Vegas

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Members of New Orleans funk band Big Sam’s Funky Nation had their instruments stolen from their vehicle in Las Vegas.

 

Steam Fest celebrates history, steam engines at The Fly this weekend

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Ahhh, the sweet sounds of a steam engine.

Why is LaPlace the andouille capital of the world?

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At Jacob’s World Famous Andouille in LaPlace, the name says it all.

NOPD recruit accused of Mandeville business burglary

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An NOPD recruit in training was arrested Wednesday for reportedly breaking into a salon in Mandeville.

Two teens booked for desecrating graves, dumping ashes at local cemetery

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The Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff’s Office says that they have arrested two teens for vandalizing a cemetery.