A Louisiana hero has been laid to rest. Specialist Christopher Drake died in Afghanistan over Memorial Day weekend. He had only been deployed for a few months. And now the Tickfaw native is being remembered as a hero.
With most schools out for the summer, the Louisiana Highway Safety Commission reminds motorists and parents that more children will be playing near streets and teenage drivers will be spending more time behind the wheel.
Baker mom Talona Higginbotham-Wright got a chance to go back into her home to pick up a few things, Saturday, one day after a plane crash destroyed it. She's grateful to be alive, but still in shock over the incident.