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Woman arrested in Ascension Parish on felony theft charges

A former member of the Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office's "Most Wanted" list has been captured. Penny Debetta has been arrested on felony theft charges.

Unrestrained and allegedly impaired driver killed in DeSoto Parish

A Mansfield man has died as a result of a single vehicle crash. On August 25 at 3:15 a.m., State Troopers responded to a single vehicle fatal crash on I-49 north of Louisiana Highway 3276.

'Lunch With Les' starts today, will discuss opening game against TCU

“Lunch with Les”, LSU’s weekly football press luncheon featuring head coach Les Miles, starts on Monday at 12:10 p.m. Miles will preview the season-opening contest against TCU.

Autism organization geared toward educating community: the need keeps growing

Hundreds of people from across the region traveled here to Baton Rouge Saturday to learn about autism treatments, from the best of the best.

Front Yard Bikes teaching lessons much greater than bicycle maintenance

A large group of kids flocks to a rundown building in South Baton Rouge a couple days a week. They hang out with a teacher and repair old bicycles. But they learn about much more than just how to fix a bike.

Attorney General doing well after car accident

Attorney General Buddy Caldwell is feeling fine and has been in constant contact with the Louisiana Department of Justice following a single car accident on Wednesday.

UPDATE: Juvenile arrested for shooting, killing 51-year-old Pineville woman in Lafayette

UPDATE - Lafayette Police have charge the juvenile suspect with Attempted Second-Degree Murder in connection with an unrelatd shooting that occurred on August 8.

DHH confirms four new cases of West Nile virus

The Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals is reporting four new West Nile cases this week, bringing this year's total number of cases to 13.

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.