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Prison GED Program

They’re programs designed to keep inmates from coming back to jail but some officials say the current prison is making it difficult to get people to the classes they need.

Dog Mauling Investigation

It has been one week since three dogs attacked and killed a four year old Morganza boy. Those dogs were the focus of a hearing today in Pointe Coupee Parish. The hearing was to decide the fate of the animals involved.

Super Six Again! Tigers Advance for Second Straight Season

No. 4 LSU advanced to the Super Six for the second-straight season with a 196.300 to finish third in the NCAA Championships preliminary round. The Super Six will be filled with SEC flare as No.

Speed Camera Legal Troubles

There are even more legal troubles for automatic traffic enforcement systems. Some of the devices are under attack by legislators.

Sex Abuse Allegations against Bishop Sullivan

A judge has ordered the Diocese to turn over sealed records after sex abuse allegations against a former Baton Rouge Bishop. The alleged abuse happened almost 30 years ago and the accused Joseph Vincent Sullivan is a former Bishop at the Catholic

Speed Van Refunds

Some people who got tickets from the speed van in Livingston Parish can expect to get a check in the mail.

Pointe Coupee Drug Sting

A discovery during a Pointe Coupee drug sting has authorities concerned. They say a suspect had more than three grams of black tar heroin. Authorities say last night marked a first in Pointe Coupee Parish.

Representative Walks for Healthy Kids

A Shreveport Representative is tackling Autism and obesity in children, one step at a time.

Offense Stays Hot as No. 18 Softball Sweeps SLU

BATON ROUGE — Rachel Mitchell and Ashley Applegate combined for nine RBIs as the No. 18 LSU softball team cruised to 9-1 and 8-1 victories over Southeastern Louisiana Wednesday at the new Tiger Park.

Eight Nicholls Pitchers Limit Baseball to Four Hits

BATON ROUGE — A three-run fourth and six shutout innings thrown by six different Colonel relievers was enough to lift Nicholls State past top-ranked LSU, 3-1, Wednesday night in Alex Box Stadium. Nicholls State (17-18) defeated LSU (27-10) f