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Jindal's Announcement: 450 new jobs coming to South Louisiana

Yet another company is putting down roots in Louisiana- and it means even more jobs for residents. Today Governor Bobby Jindal announced that NFR Bioenergy is building ten new sugar refining plants across South Louisiana.

LPSO charges Hayden for sexually assaulting juvenile

Livingston Parish deputies are charging William Hayden, 49, for allegedly raping an 11-year-old girl in March 2013.

EBRSO charges William Hayden with another count of Forcible Rape

‘Sons of Guns’ reality TV star William Hayden is being charged with another count of Forcible Rape. Casey Hicks, a sheriff’s spokesperson, says Hayden allegedly raped a 12-year-old girl about 22 years ago.

Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin to report to federal prison by noon Monday

Ray Nagin has until noon Monday to report to a federal prison near Texarkana, Texas.

Final 'supermoons' begins Monday night

The full moon on Monday night will not only be full, but "super," too. September's full moon wraps up the trilogy of summer's supermoons.

Founder of Chick-Fil-A dead at 93 years old

Chick-fil-A announced to its employees Monday morning that founder S. Truett Cathy died at the age of 93. He died peacefully at home, surrounded by loved ones.

Victim of deadly Iberville Parish crash identified by Sheriff's Office

UPDATE: Iberville Parish Sheriff Brett Stassi says the man hit and killed by an SUV on LA HWY 1 just north of Plaquemine is Hector Rivera (age unknown). Stassi says Rivera had no U.S.

BR mom hopes new book inspires children, adults

Sometimes, everyone needs a bit of cheering up, especially the little ones in Children Hospitals all across our area.

Game Day Changes: LSU officials remind fans about new guidelines

A lot of you are getting ready to cheer for our Tigers this weekend, but before you head out to Death Valley, there are some changes you need to know about.

Man wanted by LSU PD for questioning about car burglary

The male pictured above is wanted for questioning related to a car burglary investigation. The vehicle burglary was reported to LSU Police on August 20, 2014.