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Former cancer patient turns baking hobby into business

One woman's passion is now a full time job. Kasie Coleman makes baked concoctions she created while sitting in a chemo chair.

Local NBA star tries to share inspiration along with basketball skills

Brandon Bass is a big man who wants to be a big inspiration for local kids.

Deputies recover $1.4M worth of synthetic marijuana during traffic stop on I-10

Deputies from Iberville and West Baton Rouge Parish recovered $1.4 million of synthetic marijuana during a traffic stop on I-10. Officials say this is the largest synthetic drug bust in the state’s history.

Deputies recover $1.4M worth of synthetic marijuana during traffic stop on I-10

Deputies from Iberville and West Baton Rouge Parish recovered $1.4 million of synthetic marijuana during a traffic stop on I-10. Officials say this is the largest synthetic drug bust in the state’s history.

Clinton curfew lifts just days after town officials gets sued

Just a few days ago Clinton resident Tommy Mead filed a lawsuit against the town, the mayor and police chief. Now for the first time in weeks he said he is free to come and go as he likes from his house in Clinton.

LSP: Fatal crash involving motorcycle on Hwy 22 in Livingston Parish

A St. Amant man is dead after hitting another vehicle while driving a motorcycle.

Students say they're looking forward to their futures; 2013 Project M.A.P.S.

Students said they're prepared their futures. Over 100 students from the Project M.A.P.S. program are getting ready for the next steps in their lives.

Iberia Parish authorities looking for armed robbery suspects

Deputies are looking for three suspects in that robbed a woman at gunpoint in New Iberia.

WANTED: Man abducts ex-girlfriend, shoots her boyfriend; suspect armed, dangerous

The East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office is looking for a man who has allegedly abducted his ex-girlfriend and shot her boyfriend this afternoon around 1:00 p.m. in the 1400 block of Jasper Avenue.

BRPD: 19-year-old shoots pregnant girlfriend in the head over a disagreement

A 19-year-old man was arrested this morning for allegedly shooting his pregnant girlfriend because of a "disagreement."