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Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office offering scholarship

The Louisiana Sheriffs’ Scholarship Program will award scholarships providing assistance to worthy Louisiana students in furthering their education and training with resources made available through the Louisiana Sheriffs’ Honorary

Aaron Lewis added to Bayou Country Superfest

Just announced! Aaron Lewis will be performing at the 2013 Bayou Country Superfest on Saturday, May 25, 2013. Love & Theft, previously scheduled to perform, will not appear.

LSU Department of Accounting offering tax assistance

The LSU Department of Accounting has announced that it is sponsoring a Volunteer Income Tax Assistance, or VITA, site, along with the Internal Revenue Service, to provide help to those who qualify this tax season.

Lee High School to call Valley Park temporary home

The East Baton Rouge Parish School Board threw its support Thursday behind a plan to temporarily move Lee High School onto Valley Park's campus.

Authorities searching Red River for person allegedly hit by train

Caddo and Bossier Parish officials are scouring the Red River for a person who was allegedly hit by a Kansas City Southern train Wednesday night.

Look inside CAA, group's changes to protect pets

The Companion Animal Alliance is in the process of reviewing its company policies and transitioning in a new shelter director.

Grandfather, grandson found alive after 13 hour search

Search and rescue crews found two overdue boaters alive this morning, Feb. 7, near the Lafitte area.

Donating your catch can help land money for charity programs

Mardi Gras beads may be a prize today, but come Wednesday what do you plan to do with the plastic beads?

Overturned 18-wheeler tanker truck halts Lafayette traffic

UPDATE: Two northbound lanes on I-49 have been re-opened for traffic while recovery crews attempt to upright the truck. Police expect the scene to remain active for at least two hours.

MISSING: Houston woman not seen for several days after walking off alone in French Quarter

A Houston woman has been missing for several days after she went off alone in New Orleans. We’re told she has a medical condition and is in need of medication.