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One year later, residents of St. John remember Hurricane Isaac

A year after Hurricane Isaac flooded much of St. John the Baptist Parish, officials and residents remembered and commemorated how far they had come.

Couple arrested for making meth in apartment; 5-year-old child placed into protective custody

A couple is accused of operating a meth lab out of their apartment on Jefferson Highway. The couple's 5-year-old child was located in the home when the illegal drugs were discovered.

Fugitive wanted by multiple law enforcement agencies captured in New Orleans

The hunt for a fugitive wanted by multiple law enforcement agencies has ended in New Orleans, announced Louisiana Attorney General Buddy Caldwell.

78-year-old man arrested for inappropriately touching two juveniles

A 78-year-old man was arrested for allegedly molesting two juveniles.

Woman killed in early morning fire at home in Rayne; Fire Marshal investigating

A 45-year-old woman was killed early this morning after a fire ravaged her home in Rayne.

The Big River Regional Stand Up Paddle and Kayak Race

Ever wanted to paddle or race down the biggest river in North America? Well now, here is your chance.

Holden man dies in single-vehicle crash

Alcohol use is suspected to be a factor in a fatal crash that took the life of a Holden man.

Hurricane Katrina: 8 year anniversary of costliest hurricane in U.S. history

Today is the 8-year anniversary of the storm that flooded New Orleans, killed 1,577 people from Louisiana and 238 people in Mississippi, and devastated the region.

Florida man arrested for threatening casino security in Amelia

A Florida man visiting a casino in Amelia was arrested for threatening a security officer. The St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office was called on August 27 at 9:42 p.m. to a casino in Amelia.

Louisiana State Police out in full force this Labor Day holiday

This Labor Day holiday, it's important you obey the rules of the road. With many people going out of town or coming back from a long weekend, State Troopers say they'll be patrolling the I-10 corridor.