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EBR breakaway school district clears senate finance committee

The breakaway school district is one step closer to being created. Today a senate finance committee cleared the bill that allows for money to be given to the district if it's made.

Convicted felon arrested for fatal early morning shooting in Bayou Vista

A convicted felon was quickly arrested for allegedly shooting and killing an 18-year-old in Bayou Vista this morning.

Metairie woman killed after being ejected from scooter during crash on I-10

A Metairie woman was killed on I-10 this afternoon after crashing into a barrier on her scooter.

Lingo in Louisiana stands out above all the rest

Louisiana is known for not only its amazing food, culture and history but its language. You can’t miss it.

Woman arrested for cruelty after whipping child with studded belt

A Lake Charles woman was arrested for allegedly slapping a child with a belt that had studs.

Three teens arrested for weekend armed robbery on LSU’s campus

Three juveniles were arrested by LSU Police over the weekend for allegedly robbing a person at gunpoint.

Lawsuits filed in Stringer Bridge Road fatal accident

The fathers of two little girls killed in a deadly crash in St. Amant say in separate lawsuits the DOTD and Ascension Parish are partially to blame for the accident.

Court case about death of one woman's child comes back to the surface after 19 years

A man has been ordered to report to jail, for something that happened 19 years ago.

Slidell woman killed while trying to escape vehicle stuck on train tracks

A Slidell woman died last night after her vehicle became stuck in the gravel by the railroad tracks. Officials say this is the second death in two months due to a train collision.

Former IRS manager at Baton Rouge office convicted for public corruption

A former manager for the IRS’s Baton Rouge office pled guilty today to a public corruption charge.