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.
BRPD working on project to reduce crime


  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


Wolves beat Blazers for 3rd straight win since Butler trade

Andrew Wiggins scored 23 points, Derrick Rose had 17 and the Minnesota Timberwolves kept cruising without Jimmy Butler by beating the Portland Trail Blazers 112-96

Vick again leads No. 2 Kansas in 89-76 win over La-Lafayette

Lagerald Vick hit seven 3-pointers and had a career-high 33 points to help second-ranked Kansas beat pesky Louisiana-Lafayette 89-76


Playoffs Week 1 Scores: 2018

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.


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


APSO shares appreciation for successful health fair
Baton Rouge General earns ‘A’ for patient safety
Living with and controlling diabetes