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Entergy customers: beware of scammers calling about unpaid bills

Con artists are trying to scam Entergy customers by calling and saying that their electric bill payment is past due, and their service will be disconnected within the hour if they don't pay up.

Thieves steal 12 bottles of liquor from Prairieville Wal-Mart

Ascension Parish Sheriff’s detectives are looking for two black men who, they say, stole twelve bottles of liquor from the Wal-Mart in Prairieville.

Fantasy Football Minute: Week 5

We're getting to the meat and potatoes of the fantasy football season. Teams will start to separate themselves from the pack in week five. Pass Happy

LSU Football - Times of interest at Auburn

Times of interest for LSU's game against Auburn on Saturday: Friday, Oct. 3

Truancy and youth arrest rates down in EBR Parish

2009 was a rough year for Eat Baton Rouge schools. School administrators had nearly 42,000 disciplinary incidents an all time high.

Amite residents shocked by police officer's arrest

Residents of the small town of Amite are in disbelief by the allegations against of their very own.

Baton Rouge man reflects on "Hocus Pocus" role

You've probably already seen the movie Hocus Pocus playing on cable. For many - the movie is a cult classic.

WFPSO identifies remains found in July as missing Baton Rouge man

West Feliciana Parish authorities have released the identity of skeletal remains that were found near the Old Ferry Landing, back in July of 2014.

Amite Police officer arrested on charges of kidnapping, rape

An Amite Police officer is now in jail after authorities say he kidnapped and sexually assaulted two women. Grant P. Carruth, 25, of Husser, LA, was arrested for two incidents that happened in August and September of 2014.

23-year-old man dies in shooting on Cannon Street

Baton Rouge Police are investigating an overnight shooting that killed a 23-year-old man. L’Jean Mckneely, a police spokesperson, says Marquis Latrelle Wyatt was shot several times in chest and died at the scene.