State health officials say the risk of contracting West Nile virus is expected to rise as water from recent flooding across south Louisiana recedes. The year started off relatively slowly in terms of the number of cases. However, that's where the good news stops.
While we await the arrival of whatever kind of winter we call it south Louisiana, one thing we are still battling is them dang ole pesty mosquitos. I may be able to suggest adding another repellent to your arsenal.
Which makes it harder to sleep? A snoring person next to you or solitary mosquito buzzing in the darkness? Since there are no laws against killing mosquitoes we will tell you how to do that. The snoring thing, you're on your own.