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Beach camping to reopen in Grand Isle on April 1

Beach camping returns to Grand Isle State Park beginning Monday, April 1.

Three dimensional seismic imaging of sinkhole begins

Texas Brine said Sunday that 3D seismic imaging of the area surrounding the Napoleonville salt dome sinkhole is underway.

Lawmakers grill Texas Brine over buyout plan

People living in Bayou Corne are worried Texas Brine won't give them a fair offer for their properties. Assumption Parish leaders and residents are also worried about the safety of the area.

LSU search committee recommends CSU Long Beach president for LSU position

The LSU Presidential Search Committee has recommended F. King Alexander, president of California State University Long Beach, as the committee’s consensus candidate for the position of President of LSU.

Wife arrested for shooting husband four times during domestic dispute

A woman was arrested for attempted murder for allegedly shooting her husband numerous times.

Driver crashes father’s car into house, refuses to leave bedroom when police arrive

Early Saturday morning, Ashlyn Schroeder walked out of her home on Gaylord Road in Walker and found that sometime during the night, a car had driven through her front yard and crashed into her garage.

Missing school teacher captured on surveillance leaving alone in her vehicle

Surveillance video captured the school teacher who went missing after a night out in New Orleans. The new evidence paints a better picture for investigators about where to look next.

#16 Southern draws #1 Gonzaga in NCAA tournament opener

Cheers erupted when Southern saw its logo on the screen Sunday, no matter whose logo was paired next to it.

Earl K. Long hospital staff saddened as closure nears

April 15 will be a sad day for Antonia Frazier. "Not just for me, for my patients," she said. "We love our patients. All of us become a family here."

Free smoke detectors could prevent next tragedy

Local leaders believe the deaths of two young boys last December might save lives in the future.