Local News

LPSO investigating domesitic homicide in Denham Springs

Livingston Parish Sheriff's deputies are investigating a domestic homicide case in Denham Springs at Eastover Estates in the 8000 block of Chickasaw Street.

FL woman behind bars for fatal crash on Basin Bridge

Some residents and attorneys are wondering why a Florida woman is in jail after a deadly crash on the Atchafalaya Basin. 24-year-old Lois Rudd is out of the hospital and in the Iberville Parish Prison.

Thibodaux Police arrest 22-year-old attempted murder suspect

Albert Starks, 22, was arrested by Thibodaux police for three counts of attempted second-degree murder.

Napoleonville crash kills 1 child, injuries 2 on Father’s Day

An eight-year-old child is dead and two other children are injured after a crash in Assumption Parish around 9:00 p.m. Sunday night.

75-year-old BR woman dies in Florida Blvd crash

Katie Young, 75, of Baton Rouge, died of injuries sustained from a traffic crash that happened Sunday afternoon around 1:20 p.m. on Florida Boulevard at the intersection of Flannery Road.

Clouds ruin viewing of Honey Moon

Baton Rouge stargazers hope clearer skies provide them a sweeter view.

Hudspeth, Ragin' Cajuns agree on new contract

Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns head football coach Mark Hudspeth and University of Louisiana at Lafayette officials announced on Friday an agreement for a new six-year contract that will run through the 2019 season.

LSU right-hander Aaron Nola named finalist for National Pitcher of the Year award

The National College Baseball Hall of Fame's National Pitcher of the Year Award watch list has been narrowed to three. The 2014 finalists are Aaron Nola of LSU, Blake Fox of Rice and Brendan McCurry of Oklahoma State.

New Army recruits get ready for basic training

Thirty new Army recruits recited their enlistment oath Friday at Perkins Rowe. Right now, they're gearing up for basic training.

Residents react to two synthetic marijuna busts off of O'Neal Lane

"'I am just shocked, I am really shocked and I am nervous.”