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Affordable housing angers some St. Gabriel residents

Maryanne Almonte lives in Saint Gabriel. She's upset that more than 120 units of affordable housing are set to be built off of Highway 74 in her hometown.

New Iberia teen killed in crash while riding his bike in Jeanerette

A 17-year-old was killed in Iberia Parish on Saturday after he was hit by a car.

Babin Road bridge closed starting Monday

Ascension Parish Department of Public Works officials say starting Monday Oct. 29 a parish bridge will be closed to through traffic.

New Iberia teen killed in crash while riding his bike in Jeanerette

A 17-year-old was killed in Iberia Parish on Saturday after he was hit by a car.

Are NFL dreams over for the ‘Honey Badger’?

Just a day after being arrested and charged with Simple Possession of Marijuana, Tyrann Mathieu’s professional dreams are in limbo. Click here to read about Mathieu’s arrest.

Scott Devillier takes spot as Zachary's Superintendent

In Zachary the search is over for a new Superintendent. And it turns out administrators didn't have to look too far.

Louisiana Book Festival brings renowned authors to Baton Rouge

Baton Rouge will celebrate its love of reading Saturday. The annual Louisiana Book Festival starts at 10:00 a.m. and will run until 5:00 p.m.

One killed from motorcycle crash in Lake Charles

A man riding a motorcycle died early this morning after he lost control of his bike and crashed.

Voodoo fans: Know where to park to avoid a negative experience

The following is a list of parking regulations for visitors of the Voodoo Music Experience, as issued by the New Orleans Police Department. Event organizers have arranged for the following accommodations for parking:

Baton Rouge interstate construction frustrates drivers, even as it nears completion

Drivers have been crawling their way through construction zones on I-10 and I-12 for the last three years.