NEW ROADS, La (FOX44) — Citizens has mixed feelings towards the guilty verdict levelled against former New Roads Mayor Tommy Nelson. Jesse Lagrone says he isn't surprised, "He deserved it. Honestly he did.
LOUISIANA (FOX44) - Summer officially started June 21st, but the rain served as a good reminder about the threat of lightning.
Flashes filling the sky during the summer months is more common this time of year.
NEW ROADS (FOX44) - Former New Roads Mayor Tommy Nelson convicted in federal court today.
The jury returned the guilty verdict after just one hour of deliberation.
Nelson showed no emotion as the verdict was read.
BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - The CEO of the Capital Area Transit System says he's hopeful a mix of grants and a private donation will keep the busses rolling past October. That's when the system was set to run out of money and stop s