1 dead after wreck on LA 1 involving tanker truck

Louisiana State Police is investigating a deadly wreck that happened on LA 1 Friday night.
Judges: Louisiana breast-and-buttocks law is clear enough
 Another WBR inmate escapes
Tickfaw man accused of shooting, killing his wife
  BRPD working on project to reduce crime

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  Southern University students experience dangers of smartphone use while driving
On Friday, students at Southern University got the chance to experience the impact of distracted driving.
Ascension Parish president recognizes Eagle Scout for work with veteran graves
At the last parish council meeting, Ascension Parish President Kenny Matassa recognized Joseph Lambert, 15, for achieving the rank of Eagle Scout.
Third autopsy results show ‘non-accidental’ damage to boy found dead in rolled up in gym mat
WALB has obtained autopsy results of the third autopsy done on Kendrick “K.J." Johnson.

Coach of Walker High School girl’s basketball team suspended for alleged recruiting violations

The head coach of the Walker High School girl’s basketball team has been suspended for alleged recruiting violations, according to a statement from the Livingston Parish Public School system.

Tickfaw man accused of shooting, killing his wife

A Tickfaw man has been arrested in connection with his wife’s death, according to the Tangipahoa Parish Sheriffs Office.
Community spreads Christmas cheer for boy with terminal cancer
Driver killed in crash on Florida Boulevard
  Woman, 6-year-old girl killed in St. Landry Parish crash

NATIONAL HEADLINES

French drivers to block roads to protest rising fuel taxes

French drivers plan to block roads to protest rising fuel taxes and President Emmanuel Macron's policies

Trump: EPA's acting chief will be named to post permanently

President Donald Trump says he will name EPA's acting head, Andrew Wheeler, to the permanent post at the agency

SPORTS

Playoffs Week 1 Scores: 2018

LSU, Rice: Times of interest

Week 12 is ‘Cupcake Saturday’ in the SEC

Report: Les Miles finalizing deal with Kansas

It looks like Les Miles may not be finished coaching after all, according to a Sports Illustrated report Friday afternoon.

INVESTIGATE

Car seats and winter coats: a dangerous combination
  Leaked video shows violent struggle as officer says student grabbed for gun

HEALTH

APSO shares appreciation for successful health fair
Spine Hospital of LA wins national patient satisfaction award
Baton Rouge General earns ‘A’ for patient safety
Living with and controlling diabetes