Search cancelled after man jumped into river at Hollywood Casino
The Coast Guard is searching for a man who was reported entering the Mississippi River near downtown Baton Rouge on Saturday.
Part of 1-10 reopens after crash involving 18-wheeler temporarily shuts it down
I-10 westbound is currently closed at LA 73 due to a single vehicle crash with injuries involving an 18-wheeler.
Soldier returns from Florence relief, finds house ransacked
National Guardsman Luis Ocampo was working in New Bern for 10 days, assisting with Hurricane Florence relief, where he only got a few hours of sleep per night.

More accusations surface of sexual abuse by priests at New Orleans Catholic schools

We're learning about more accusations of sexual abuse involving priests at New Orleans Catholic schools. Fox 8 has obtained a lawsuit that outlines disturbing details of what those priests are accused of doing to young boys.

  Angola hosts prison re-entry symposium

Highway 66 dead ends at a prison, and some folks don’t get to turn around.
Hammond man accused of setting mobile home in Livingston Parish on fire in January
  New firefighting system developed at LSU does not require water
$15.6M awarded to Livingston Parish School Board for continued flood recovery


Woman has 20-pound cyst removed from abdomen

The giant cyst stretched from Ashley Walden’s liver to her bladder.

  Prison guards find $18 million worth of cocaine inside boxes of donated bananas

Authorities have also found drugs hidden in car batteries, tires and iced tea cans.


  Week 4 Scores: 2018

LSU vs Louisiana Tech: Times of Interest

Baton Rouge TCL franchise reveals nickname and logo

SEC: Week 4 television and kickoff times

  Sportsline Player of the Week: Ascension Catholic RB Jai Williams

The Week 3 Sportsline Player of the Week award took us to Donaldsonville and the Ascension Catholic Bulldogs. Junior running back Jai Williams was leaned on early and often, which resulted in record-setting numbers.


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  Amputees play exhibition volleyball match to raise awareness
Ochsner Baton Rouge now an approved milk depot