Local News

11-year-old hit by car crossing Perkins

An 11-year-old boy is in the hospital Sunday after getting hit by a car on Perkins Road according to Louisiana State Police. They say it happened around 11:45a.m. on Perkins Road East of Siegen Lane.

8-year-old accidentally shot by brother

East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff Deputies are investigating an accidental shooting of a 8-year- old in near Baker. They say it happened around 4:00 p.m. Saturday afternoon in the 400 block of Old Rafe Mayer Road.

Jindal: IRS offenses worthy of jail time

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Buyout delays have Bayou Corne residents outraged

People living in Bayou Corne have had enough of waiting to be bought out. They say Texas Brine is wasting time and not giving any one an offer.

Farm day helps special needs kids feel like a winner

Kids with special needs got a chance to be care free for the day in Prairieville.

LSP Colonel Mike Edmonson earns law enforcement honor

Colonel Mike Edmonson traveled to Tennessee Saturday at the invitation of Madison County Sheriff David Woolfork to attend the 25th Annual Sheriff Buford Pusser Festival Law Enforcement Memorial and Awards Ceremony.

Prairieville man arrested for possession of crack cocaine

On May 14, the Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Division began an investigation into illegal drug activity on Sammy St. in Gonzales, according to Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office Major Kevin Hanna.

Go backstage with the cast of 'Wicked' in New Orleans

Eight years on the road, 15 trucks, 3,200 performances and counting! The hit Broadway musical Wicked has just as much magic going on behind the scenes as it does on stage.

From the diamond to the diploma

Four current and three former LSU baseball players were handed their diplomas Friday inside the stadium they’ve given so much to over the past few years.

Gator: From swamp to table

Kliebert's Turtle and Alligator Farm is a family business, four generations strong.