Local News

Troopers searching for hit-and-run vehicle in Tangipahoa fatal crash

A four vehicle fatal crash yesterday evening on LA 445 has left Troopers searching for a hit-and-run vehicle, possibly a Toyota pickup truck or SUV. The crash happened shortly after 8:30 p.m.

Tigers receive No. 4 national seed in NCAA Baseball Tournament

The NCAA Baseball Selection Committee gave LSU the No. 4 national seed Monday. "This is the time when the winners step forward and shine," Coach Mainieri said. "That's what we plan to do."

Nearly 70,000 attend 2013 Bayou Country Superfest

Nearly 70,000 people attended the 2013 Bayou Country Superfest in Baton Rouge. Officials report that festival-goers traveled from across the globe to attend the event.

30 hearses one goal stop the violence

30 hearses hit the streets of Baton Rouge Sunday.

Cadets march on for family day

Families from across Louisiana came out to the Gillis W. Long Center in Carville to show support for a group of teens trying to better their lives.

Woman killed in two car accident

Just after 1:15 Sunday afternoon, Troopers from Louisiana State Police Troop A began investigating a two vehicle fatal crash that occurred on LA Hwy 42 east of LA Hwy 73 at Manchac Acres Rd. in Ascension Parish.

Two men arrested after burglarizing vehicle

Two Crowley men are in jail after officers responded to a vehicle burglary in progress. The incident occurred at 2:49 p.m. on May 20.

Southern University nominated in 6 areas in HBCU Excellence competition

Southern University has been nominated in six categories, including Best Marching Band, in the competition for HBCU of the Year.

Bayou Country Superfest hits Baton Rouge

LSU's Tiger Stadium turned country this weekend for the fourth annual Bayou Country Superfest. .

Cleaning up the community one piece of litter at a time

Parts of Old South Baton Rouge got a make over saturday. More than 30 volunteers came out to pick up trash littering the historic neighborhood.