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Coast Guard rescues two from airplane crash 28 miles east of South Pass

Two men were rescued by the Coast Guard after their airplane crashed 28 miles east of South Pass in the Gulf of Mexico, Thursday. Rescued were Theodore Wright and Raymond Fosdick of Baytown, Texas.

Green Light Plan forum to be held Monday at Bluebonnet Library

City-parish officials will wrap up their series of meetings on the federally mandated Sanitary Sewer Overflow (SSO) project and Green Light Plan for road improvements at 6:00 p.m.

Bossier City PD holding benefit for officer battling West Nile

The Bossier Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 39 and Bossier City Police Local 645 will host a lunch fundraiser today, Friday, September 21, to benefit Bossier City Police Officer Chris Davis who has spent these past several weeks battling the We

Residents angry officials skipped town hall regarding Assumption Parish sinkhole

Residents of Bayou Corne and its surrounding communities wanted information Thursday night. Unfortunately for them, they are not getting it.

Hoo Shoo Too residents fear more accidents on road

"I don't want the city folk coming out here," says Andrea Stick.

East, West Feliciana Parishes approved for disaster food aid

Sites opened today for people in East and West Feliciana parishes who were affected by Hurricane Isaac to apply for or receive disaster food aid.

LSU chancellor issues statement regarding review of campus evacuation

The following is a letter issued by LSU Interim Chancellor William Jinkins regarding the evacuation of LSU's campus on Monday, Sept. 17.

EBR Parish approved for Disaster Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program

The Louisiana Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) announced today that the United States Department of Agriculture's Food and Nutrition Service has approved the Disaster Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (DSNAP) for Ea

Emergency officials say they will not attend community meeting regarding sinkhole concerns

Assumption Parish Emergency officials say they will not be attending an unofficial community meeting.

Elementary students learn early to eat healthy by learning to grow produce

Dozens of students at Cedarcrest Elementary School in Baton Rouge got a first-hand look at what it's like to live a healthy lifestyle.