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Early morning car wreck kills 2 and leaves 1 hospitalized

A car accident on Carey Rd. in Central Friday morning killed two men and left one in the hospital. Their car flipped onto someone’s front yard causing the Fire Department to use the Jaws of Life to save the third man in the car.

Crash victim dies on 89th birthday

An elderly woman died Monday after her car went off the road near the Mall of Louisiana and ended up in a creek.

Residents,firefighters pick up pieces after severe weather crushes community

The National Weather Service confirmed a EF1 tornado touched down in Ascension Parish.

Severe weather does major damage in Baker

Terri Easterly heard severe weather that damaged several spots in Baker Monday morning. She said it was five minutes of terror she'll never forget.

Brett Gerald pleads guilty to seven counts of vehicular homicide

About 20 members of the Gaines family were in a Clinton courtroom today as Brett Gerald entered his guilty pleas. Each wore seven white ribbons on black t-shirts, to represent each person killed in the May crash.

Teen on his way to school dies in single-vehicle crash

The Louisiana State Police is investigating a crash that claimed the life of teen. We’re told the young man was on his way to school.

Serious damage due to storms reported across south Louisiana

Serious damage due to storms is being reported across south Louisiana. The National Weather Service is currently investigating multiple tornado reports.

Parade goers pack Jones Creek for Christmas parade

Christmas cheer filled the jones creek area during the Jones Creek Business Association's Annual Christmas Parade Sunday afternoon.

Kids learn about Christmas, play with animals at live nativity scene

Our Lady of the Livingston hosted a live nativity scene for area families mixing actors and animals to entertain the crowd.

Port Allen voters chose Slaughter

In Port Allen - the race for mayor started at three in November, and ends tonight with a clear winner.