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Inmates make Christmas special for kids

With Christmas just a few weeks away Santa needs all the help he can get to make sure boys and girls get the gifts they want.

Texas Brine fined $100,000 for allegedly not meeting deadlines surrounding sinkhole situation

Louisiana Commissioner of Conservation James Welsh announced today that his Office has fined Texas Brine LLC $100,000 for failure to comply with several of the orders included in his November 12 directive to the company.

Compost bin and rain barrel sale to take place tomorrow

Baton Rouge residents can buy a discounted backyard compost bin or rain barrel, plus pick up some free mulch on Saturday, December 1, from 9:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. at Memorial Stadium, located at 1702 Foss Street.

Speed vans 'could' be coming to Pointe Coupee Parish

Speed enforcement vans "could" be on the way to Point Coupee Parish. Residents NBC33 talked with say speed's a problem, and this is a no-brainer.

Livingston Parish still rebuilding, cleaning after Isaac

Hurricane season is over, but the cleanup from Isaac is far from finished in Livingston Parish. Livingston was one of the hardest-hit areas of the region.

Inmates makes special gifts for children

With Christmas just a few weeks away Santa needs all the help he can get to make sure boys and girls get the gifts they want.

Bayou Corne residents want to know where is the Governor

The Assumption Parish Police Jury passed a resolution Wednesday that requests the Texas Brine Company buy out property owners who want to leave their homes permanently and to compensate those who want to stay.

Neighborhood matriarch looks to rebuild home that housed 23

Mary Parker’s home was home to at least 23 people when it caught fire early Saturday morning. Many of those living in the home were children she had taken in and given a home when they had no where else to go.

Town evacuation continues for removal of 6 million pounds of explosives

A town of roughly 800 people was evacuated by the Louisiana State Police due to the removal of explosives that have been improperly stored.

Jindal: 7,000 new jobs coming to Calcasieu Parish

Today Sasol Ltd. Announced plans to invest between $16 billion and $21 billion in an integrated GTL and ethane cracker complex in Westlake. The facility is expected to create roughly 1,253 direct jobs and roughly 5,886 indirect jobs.