A decision by the Louisiana Senate to maintain the current tobacco tax is being praised by the American Cancer Society. In a 29 to 8 vote this morning, the Senate elected to continue a 4-cent tobacco tax that was set to rollback in 2012.
ST. AMANT, La (FOX44) — Bart and Selena Himel's daughter, Gabby, was born with a rare birth defect called OEIS complex or Cloacal Exstrophy. She was born with her bladder and some of her intestines outside of her body.
BATON ROUGE, La - — Mayor-President Melvin “Kip” Holden was honored by the Louisiana Emergency Preparedness Association (LEPA) with its Lifetime Achievement Award for his leadership in emergency preparation, response and manag
Port Allen, La (FOX44) — A boating accident happened around six-thirty this evening near the Port Allen Lock. According to Chief Fred Smith of the Port Allen Police Department, they received a call of a capsized boat.