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Two more arrested for violating terrorism statue causing Lafayette shooting death

Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Deputies have arrested two additional people in connection with the shooting death of Ray Ryan.

Unofficial Chick-Fil-A appreciation day caused major traffic delays in Baton Rouge

Traffic in parts of Baton Rouge was at a stand still today all because of an event that spread like wildfire on the Internet. The event supports Chick-Fil-A's stance on same sex marriage.

Prairieville salon owners go 'noodling'

The owners of NBC33's official hair salon 'Salon Static' will be featured on the hit reality tv series "Hillybilly Handfishin" sometime in the coming weeks.

Two arrested after ATV goes missing

Following an investigation conducted by deputies with the Acadia Parish Sheriff’s Office, two Eunice residents were arrested after they were found to be in possession of a stolen Polaris Ranger that was reported stolen from a residence in

North Baton Rouge Training Initiative hopes to bring work to high unemployment area

Local community leaders as well as workforce development held a press conference today to kick off the 70805 Education For Careers fair and to launch the North Baton Rouge Training Initiative.

Governor Jindal cuts ribbon at new L.E. Fletcher campus development

Governor Bobby Jindal marked the opening of the new L.E. Fletcher Technical Community College campus development on Tuesday.

GOHSEP holds hurricane preparedness meeting

In advance of a predicted, near-normal season, state officials came together today for a midseason review of their hurricane preparedness plans and coordination with other agencies.

Shaw Group sold for $3 billion

The Shaw Group Inc. (NYSE: SHAW) today announced it has signed a definitive merger agreement with CB&I (NYSE: CBI) under which CB&I will acquire Shaw in a cash and stock transaction valued at approximately $3 billion.

Heat advisory issued; EMS seeing high number of heat related calls

A heat advisory has been issued for Monday, July 30, which means that the heat index will be over 108 degrees for more than four hours of the day. For those working outdoors, that creates the potential for a dangerous medical issue.

NOPD seeking information about missing teen

Members of the New Orleans Police Department are asking for the public’s assistance in locating 15-year-old Haraquon Degruy, who was last seen leaving her residence on July 16, 2012, at about 1:45 p.m., in the 5300 block of Norgate Drive.