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Doctors warn of a rapidly spreading stomach bug that attacks with a vengeance

Doctors say the stomach flu has started to surface and spread across the U.S.

Issues related to Bayou Corne sinkhole to be addressed at Capitol meeting

The head of the state Senate's Natural Resources Committee is planning a pair of meetings about the Bayou Corne sinkhole.

Lafayette PD preps for weekend of Mardi Gras parades

The Lafayette Police Department is in final preparation for the Mardi Gras parade season here in the City of Lafayette. The first Parade will begin on Saturday, February 2, 2013, at 6:30 pm.

Superintendent: Central schools safe, but can be safer

Central school superintendent Mike Faulk laid out his vision for improving school safety at Monday night's board meeting.

Joint agencies kickoff maritime safety, security operations for Super Bowl XLVII

In support of Super Bowl XLVII, a team of federal, state and local law enforcement agencies begin maritime safety and security operations on the lower Mississippi River, Monday.

Krewe of Jupiter and Juno set to roll in downtown Baton Rouge

The first Baton Rouge krewe is ready to roll through the streets of downtown Baton Rouge. Tonight the Krewe of Jupiter and Juno will take over the Capital City. The King and Queen hope everyone makes it out and has a great time!

I-12 to experience ramp closures

I-12 Westbound exit/entrance ramps will be temporarily closed Saturday night, January 26 from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 a.m. the following morning. This ramp closure will be allowed while crews work on PCC patching and related work.

Charenton community speaks out after shooting kills two injures 2 more

Wilbert Thibodeaux is accused of killing on Chitimacha Police Officer Rick Riggenbach and injuring St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Deputies Jason Javier and Matthew Strickland.

Names of fallen officer, injured deputies released

The Louisiana State Police and State Fire Marshal’s Office held a press conference this morning to discuss new details regarding the shooting in St.

Dogs strut their stuff in Downtown parade

Downtown Baton Rouge went to the dogs Sunday for the 14th Annual Capital Area Animal Welfare Society's Mystic Krewe of Mutts. This years theme was totally pawsome 80's.