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Unrestrained passenger dies in Allen Parish Crash

On August 22 shortly after 11:00 p.m., State Troopers responded to a vehicle crash that claimed the life of a Kinder man.

Vacant hospital catches fire in Lafayette

Shortly after 7:00 p.m. on Agust 22, firefighters responded to the old Lourdes Hospital on St. Landry Street to a report of heavy smoke coming from the roof.

Parolee steals vehicle, caught

A parolee has been arrested after robbing multiple cars and stealing one of them.

St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office investigating counterfeit bill

On Saturday, August 17, 2013 at 9:04 am, the St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office received a complaint from a business of a counterfeit $100 bill.

Breaux Bridge man arrested in connection with May vehicle crash that killed Arnaudville man

A man has been charged with the death of a motorcyclist in Breaux Bridge.

Two arrested on drug charges after traffic stop

Two Port Allen men have been arrested on drug charges after a routine traffic stop.

Work finished on Maravich Center's new court design

It wasn’t quite “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition” when it came to the playing surface of the Pete Maravich Assembly Center, but the LSU Athletic Department was looking for a flashier, new look for the court that will be seen ex

Unrestrained passenger dies in Allen Parish Crash

On August 22 shortly after 11:00 p.m., State Troopers responded to a vehicle crash that claimed the life of a Kinder man.

Eight-year-old allegedly shoots, kills woman

Authorities are investigating a shooting involving an eight-year-old . On August 22 at around 5:07 p.m., the East Feliciana Parish Sheriff’s Department responded to a reported gunshot victim at 1094 Hwy 67/Slaughter La.

Seventeen arrested as part of Opeulousas drug roundup

Seventeen people were arrested as part of a Operation Throw Back Takedown for varied drug-related charges.