Man calls 911 himself after allegedly choking, killing father

The Livingston Parish Sheriff’s Office has arrested a man who’s accused of choking and killing his father.
Rape suspect from Ascension Parish arrested in Baytown, Texas
 Cajun Airlift delivers supplies to Mexico Beach, Florida
 St. Helena Parish authorities searching for escaped inmate
LSU, Bama set for ‘Saturday night in Death Valley’
2.5 million pounds of taquitos recalled for salmonella, listeria concerns

TODAY'S HEADLINES

Authorities ID 2 casino workers involved in shooting that killed 1, wounded 1
Police now think a Bossier City casino employee fatally shot a co-worker then turned the gun on himself.
St. Martin Crime Stoppers offering $1,000 reward for information that leads to murder suspect arrest
Investigators with the St. Martinville Police Department are searching for Daylon “Ko Ko” Alexander, who is wanted for second-degree murder, WAFB news partner in Lake Charles KATC reports.
Another suspect pleads guilty in alleged murder-for-hire plot
A second man has admitted his involvement in the murder of a Baton Rouge woman. Court officials report Daniel Richter, 36, of Walker, pleaded guilty Monday to a charge of manslaughter.

Ascension Parish hosting Take Back the Night event Monday night

Ascension Parish’s Take Back the Night domestic violence awareness program is being held Monday night at Jambalaya Park.

IT’S GONNA’ GET LOUD: Tips to protect your hearing at the LSU vs. Alabama game

Next weekend’s highly anticipated match up between No. 4 LSU and No. 1 Alabama, scheduled for Saturday, November 3, is going to be loud... very loud.
Blue Corn Tequila & Tacos opens Monday in Baton Rouge
Fall Severe Weather Preparedness Week is Oct. 22 - 26

NATIONAL HEADLINES

  Cajun Airlift delivers supplies to Mexico Beach, Florida

You don’t have to look far to find someone who’s heard of the Cajun Navy, but not many people know about the Cajun Airlift. They’re another Louisiana group playing a big role in helping Hurricane Michael victims get back on their feet.

  Girl, 5, mistakes bride for Cinderella

Some say a woman is most beautiful on her wedding day. But imagine being mistaken for a real-life Disney princess.That's what happened to Olivia Spark when 5-year-old Layla Lester saw her taking her wedding photos in a New York park.

SPORTS

IT’S GONNA’ GET LOUD: Tips to protect your hearing at the LSU vs. Alabama game

LSU picks up verbal commitment from New Iberia receiver

LSU head coach Ed Orgeron not only beat Mississippi State Saturday night, but he also received a verbal commitment the day after from one of the nation’s top receivers.