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Emergency meeting called by residents in Bayou Corne

Residents of Assumption Parish will hold an emergency Town Hall meeting on Thursday, Sept. 20 to discuss continued issues related to the sinkhole and unexplained natural gas venting.

Drivers: 'Mass confusion' due to LSU mandatory evacuation

On and around the LSU campus, traffic was a nightmare and those who got stuck in the gridlock said the lack of instructions on how to get off campus could have caused big problems.

LSU officials satisfied with evacuation plan but look to improve in the future

Students living in campus dorms were finally given the green light to move back in just before 7:00 Monday night.

UPDATE: Bomb threat reported at LSU

An evacuation order has been issued for LSU’s campus due to a bomb threat. Details are limited at this time and no specific location on campus has been given. The alert was issued at around 11:30 a.m.

Southern students crave winning season, have ideas about next coach

The Southern University Jaguars football team has nine games left to put the 2012-2013 season in the win column.

Pedestrian struck, killed on Airline Highway

A 33 year old man died last night after being struck by a car on Airline Highway.

Debris pickup begins Monday in Livingston Parish

Debris pickup in Livingston Parish begins Monday.

Gallery opening displays artists in line for BR Walls project

Art lovers got their first look at paintings that could soon transform downtown Baton Rouge. The Cress Gallery opened an exhibit Thursday for three artists who will be featured in the BR Walls Project.

Bomb threat found at Lafayette school

Students were evacuated at L.J. Alleman after a bomb threat was found.

Louisiana looking to collect on owed money

Louisiana state officials are trying to decide how best to collect almost $1.5 billion that is owed the state. The money owed comes from unpaid fines and fees. It also includes state services and medical bills.