Local News

Two Iberville Parish men arrested on multiple drug charges

Two men from White Castle were arrested after authorities found multiple drugs on them. While on patrol, the Iberville Parish Sheriff's Office and LEAD Task Force arrest Troy Banks, 37, and Nicholas Flowers, 25.

Caught on Camera: Bayou Corne sinkhole widens, engulfs trees

 A camera was rolling just as the Bayou Corne sinkhole swallowed a group of trees. Local agencies have been monitoring this recent activity.

Brightside widening project to hold meeting to inform public

Now is your chance to voice your opinion on the proposed widening project from Brightside Lane to Gourrier Avenue.

St. John Sheriff's Office fundraising campaign capped by special gift from Sen. Landrieu

The town of LaPlace may never get over a shooting that killed two sheriff's deputies and hurt two others.

Baker home catches fire, malfunctioning dryer seems to be cause

A dryer may be to blame for a house fire in Baker. The Baker Fire Department responded to a fire at a home in the 700 of Sherron Avenue.

ULL grad helps drum up support for the Ragin' Cajuns

University of Louisiana at Lafayette alum Tracy Broussard helps raise the roof at concerts by his boss, country music superstar Blake Shelton.

Gonzales armed robbery suspect released from hospital after being shot by officer

A man shot by Gonzales Police after an armed robbery was released from the hospital today. Daniel West is accused of robbing a Domino's Pizza, stealing a pizza delivery car, then leading police on a chase through Gonzales.

Touchdown Express returns this year, albeit more pricey

With the LSU football season just days away, the CATS Touchdown Express is bumping up its fare for riders. For ten dollars, fans can park downtown and ride to the LSU games.

Man arrested after pawning stolen fishing equipment

A Thibodaux man has been arrested for allegedly robbing and pawning stolen fishing equipment.

Port Allen residents ready for new budget

People living in Port Allen are frustrated their city is still operating on 50 percent of it's old budget almost two months into the fiscal year.