A man who was hit by a train Monday afternoon died from his injuries at the hospital only hours later. Police said he was hit while crossing the tracks.
Officials in Ascension Parish have released the names of four more people wanted for failing to appear in court. It is part of an ongoing initiative called "Operation No Show."
There was an announcement Tuesday morning that a full service grocery store, apartments and a hotel will be built in downtown Baton Rouge.
Atlanta Police have arrested a suspect in a rape that happened on the LSU campus on November 23, during the LSU vs. Texas A&M game.
Authorities said a man accused of getting onto a school bus and threatening a 9-year-old was arrested Monday due to a tip from the public.
Deputies said a man accused of molesting a 5-year-old girl was arrested and then released after posting a $50,000 bond.
Authorities said an elderly man was sent to the hospital due to injuries he suffered after getting pushed by another man Monday morning.
Police said a man is fighting for his life after getting hit by at least one vehicle along I-12 early Tuesday morning.
A convicted con man is behind bars on multiple felony counts of auto theft and it was the quick thinking of one of his victims that helped police make the arrest.
LSU Police are looking for a man they say raped a woman during the LSU vs. Texas A&M game on November 23.
With their latest double-digit triumph over a playoff contender, the New Orleans Saints left little doubt about how tough they are to beat in the Superdome.
The New Orleans Pelicans say guard Tyreke Evans is expected to miss up to two weeks because of his left ankle injury.
Michael Acaldo stood outside two open deliver trucks at St. Vincent de Paul. "We have brand new tags in it and everything! That is fabulous!" he exclaimed.
After nearly 19 years of being unsolved, a suspect has been arrested in a double murder case from 1995.
The East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office arrested a woman for damaging property and resisting arrest after she was accused damaging woman's car.
Gunfire erupted during a traffic stop that resulted in the arrest of a man on drug charges. Although police believe the two cases are connected, they do not have enough at this time to make a second arrest.
A federal trial got underway Monday for the former Commissioner of the Louisiana Alcohol Tobacco Control.
Baton Rouge Police are investigating an armed robbery that happened Monday morning at the Jack in the Box on Scenic Highway in Baton Rouge.
A truancy complaint resulted in the arrest of a woman for cruelty to a juvenile after 35 animals were found inside her home. Officers recovered 14 adult cats, 18 kittens, and 3 dogs inside the home. They observed animal feces and urine on the floor throughout the home, as well as on the juvenile's bed.
Jury selection began on Monday in the second degree murder trial of Walter Fort. Fort is charged in the March 2012 shooting death of former Southern football standout Silas Gibbs. Gibbs was found shot in a car on I-110 and Chippewa.
A family lost their home and both of their vehicles in a house fire early Sunday morning just after midnight. At around 12:23 a.m., firefighters arrived at a house on Blake Drive in the Antioch Villa
A Baton Rouge man is behind bars accused of breaking into his ex-wife's home on Flag Street and trying to drown her on Sunday. The East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office say Dewayne Anderson was arrested after
A 20-year-old Baton Rouge man was arrested in the Hammond Tractor Supply store after being seen staggering in the aisles with a gun.
Authorities are hoping an autopsy scheduled for Monday will shed some light on the murder investigation of a missing man whose body was found Friday along the Mississippi River.
Jarvis Landry, Trai Turner, Anthony Johnson and Lamin Barrow made the second team, while Zach Mettenberger, Ego Ferguson and Craig Loston garnered honorable mention.
When officers arrived at the home, they found a three year old girl and eight dogs and two cats living inside the home with no running water.
Les Miles and LSU are heading to the Outback Bowl, so Tiger fans are now wondering how they'll get to Tampa to watch the team take on the Iowa Hawkeyes on January 1.
A man and woman face drug charges after police said they found drugs on the woman and she allegedly told them where to find drugs belonging to the man.
Investigators said a woman who reported being attacked and robbed later changed her story and is the one who was arrested. She is charged with false reporting of a crime.
A former LSU football player who turned himself in to authorities in connection with a burglary is out of jail after posting bond.
Officials released an announcement that the LSU Tigers and the Iowa Hawkeyes will bring in the year 2014 as they square-off in the Outback Bowl on January 1 in Tampa.
Alsen-St. Irma Lee Fire Chief Charles Jackson is a happy man these days. Alsen, St. Irma Lee spent the last two years with a 10 fire rating, which is the worst a department can receive. That rating will
St. George Santa Parades and Jones Creek Christmas Parades have been canceled.According to Eldon Ledoux of the St. George Fire Protection District, the St. George Santa Parades have been canceled for
A car crash in Ascension Parish has claimed the life of a Mississippi resident on Saturday evening, December 7th. According to Louisiana State Police TFC Jared L. Sandifer of Troop A, just before 5:30 p.m.,
Bryan Bennett marched his team 85 yards in six plays for the winning touchdown with 36 seconds remaining as Southeastern Louisiana came back to defeat Sam Houston State 30-29 Saturday night and win the
Britain's Got Talent star Susan Boyle says she has been diagnosed with Asperger's disease, a form of autism. She says it's a relief to know the correct label to her condition.
Two years after Pearl Harbor, the US Navy commissioned the USS Kidd, a destroyer class vessel named for Rear Admiral Isaac Kidd, who died aboard the USS Arizona during the attack on Pearl Harbor. Today,
Highway 19 is back open just north of Pride-Port Hudson Road in Zachary after a suspicious device found inside a mini storage facility was detonated.
Dray Joseph hit Lee Doss for a 16-yard touchdown pass to give Southern University a 34-27 double overtime victory over Jackson State Saturday in the Southwestern Athletic Conference Championship.
Louisiana wildlife agency officers are investigating a fatal hunting accident in Tangipahoa Parish. The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries says in a news release that the incident occurred
A 51-year-old Winnsboro woman has been given 40 months in prison for lying on loan applications to get money to hide the theft of $640,000 from a federally funded nonprofit. Donna Jean Remides pleaded
A lawsuit challenging heat conditions on death row as unsafe for inmates at the state penitentiary was filed during the thick of Louisiana's hot and humid summer. The federal judge assigned to the case
A Pineville man lost his life in a single vehicular crash in East Baton Rouge on Friday evening. According to TFC Jared Sandifer of the Louisiana State Police Troop A, the accident happened on LA Hwy
It's the final night of Sportsline Friday Nite! Are you excited about the Semi-finals? Fans are so proud of all their high school football players and teams! We have got the scores and more ready for you!
Kevin Durant scored 29 points, Russell Westbrook added 25 and the Oklahoma City Thunder beat New Orleans for the ninth straight time, 109-95 on Friday night.
Pelicans guard Tyreke Evans was helped off the court after rolling his left ankle Friday night against the Oklahoma City Thunder.
Authorities said a body was found on the east bank of the Mississippi River in Sunshine near the ferry landing. The body has been identified as a missing Baton Rouge man.
Louisiana State Police reports Highland Road is closed between Pecue Lane and Siegen Lane due to a major crash.
Downtown business owners are excited about the holiday season especially since the traffic of visitors has increased from more events occurring in the area. Businesses are popping up more and more. Just
Ex-LSU running back Jeryl Brazil has turned himself in to authorities after a warrant was issued for his arrest in connection with a burglary in the Baton Rouge area.
Donaldsonville is going to light up television sets across the country this weekend. The city plays a big part in the made for TV feature, Bonnie and Clyde.
A 38-year-old man was arrested for second-degree battery after he allegedly attacked his girlfriend, who is confined to a wheelchair. When questioned, he admitted to the abuse, but claims he was defending himself.
Firefighters are on the scene of a two-alarm fire that destroyed a popular Baton Rouge bar and spread to other businesses early Friday morning.
The jury finds Dustin Musso guilty of first degree murder. Defense attorneys rested their case in the murder trial of Dustin Musso before 10 a.m. Friday morning and it took the jurors about two and a half hours to hand down the verdict.
All flights headed to Dallas have been cancelled due to a winter storm that has blanketed that area with snow. American Airlines cancelled nearly 1,000 flights.
People all over the world are mourning the loss of Nelson Mandela. WAFB takes a look back at when he visited Southern University's campus in 2000 for Spring graduation. The former South African President died Thursday at the age of 95.
Southern quarterback Dray Joseph, wide receiver Lee Doss and offensive lineman Anthony Mosley receive SWAC honors.
The Sheriff of a south Louisiana Parish is offering a different type of reward to help catch the criminals involved in a rash of crimes.
a holiday celebration featuring: local art vendors, a star canopy hanging from the oak trees, snow village at River Center Plaza, music, Bethlehem Village (a real life village set in Biblical times where children can craft ornaments and decorations), and more!
An investigation is underway into the death of a boater in Livingston Parish. It happened on the Blood River Thursday afternoon.
Ascension deputies are looking for a Maurepas man that allegedly stole cars after taking them for a test drive.
For the first time in school history, playoff football will come to Hammond, as fourth-seeded Southeastern hosts Sam Houston State on Saturday for a second round NCAA Division I Championship contest.
Former LSU Tiger Glenn Dorsey quickly emerged as a stabilizing force in the middle of San Francisco's dominant, imposing defensive line.
Ron Breeland and other home owners from the Chinquapin Community were on hand Thursday as Livingston Parish Leaders discussed the 2013 and 2014 budgets. "Here we are paying tax and they can't get the
Residents of Ascension Parish are invited to shop with the Sheriff's Jeff Wiley's staff for the 2013 Christmas Crusade for Children Program. Volunteers can meet the staff on Thursday, December 12th at
Malcolm Jenkins doesn't envision New Orleans' defense crumbling for a second-straight week, no matter how similar the challenges of stopping Russell Wilson and Cam Newton may be.
A Prairieville man is wanted on several burglary charges, and police are asking the public for help in locating him. According to the Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office Lt. Col. Bobby Webre, 20-year-old
Corey Delahoussaye, the man who has been under investigation for over-billing Livingston Parish for his part in the clean-up after Hurricane Gustav, surrendered himself to deputies Thursday evening.
Investigators working on the brutal murder of Lindsay Ellixson, 21, filed additional charges against a man whose home they searched Wednesday.
Police said the rape of a 12-year-old girl now includes six people. Police said the victim was raped several times, dating back to this summer.
The prosecution is close to wrapping up its case against Dustin Musso, the man accused of killing his grandfather four years ago.
Shell has delivered a blow to Louisiana's industrial boom, saying it is scrapping a proposal to build a $12.5 billion natural gas-to-liquids plant in Ascension Parish.
Freshman LSU running back Jeryl Brazil is once again in trouble with the law, but this time it is for being connected to a burglary in the Baton Rouge area.
Four people were arrested in connection to active meth labs in a home on Lovett Road in Baton Rouge.
The Baton Rouge Zoo has introduced its newest resident, a baby bongo born last week.
A member of the East Baton Rouge Metro Council said he will sponsor an ordinance to annex property in unincorporated areas of the parish to be made a part of the city of Baton Rouge.
No injuries have been reported after a helicopter makes a hard landing in Port Fourchon Thursday morning.
Louisiana's higher education commissioner will not try to renew his contract, which is set to expire early next year.
A brand new animal shelter could be headed to LSU's campus. The idea would also mean a new partnership between the Companion Animal Alliance and the LSU Vet School.
Investigators are trying to find a woman who may have details about a deadly crash. A witness told them a woman was driving a car behind one of the cars involved in the crash.
There is expected to be friction at the Livingston Parish Council meeting Thursday when the topic of next year's budget comes up. The parish road fund is a key component.
The Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office reported two convenience store clerks accused of underage alcohol sales were arrested Tuesday night.
The Southern University Jaguars will head to Houston Thursday for Saturday's SWAC Championship against Jackson State.
Louisiana education leaders officially approved delays to Common Core standards Wednesday. The changes were approved after months of criticism.
The red hat was the signature for the Acacia Shriners' annual banquet Wednesday night. The headliner was former Gov. Edwin Edwards.
We would like the public to join us in congratulating Elizabeth Vowell on receiving the Laurie Smith Anderson Excellence in Health Care Reporting Award.
Police said the rape of a 12-year-old girl now includes five people and more arrests could be on the way. Her aunt still finds it difficult to find the words to describe her pain.
A professor at Southeastern Louisiana University claims the recent disappearance of sea turtles is due to humans and technology.
A pep rally was held at Southeastern Wednesday in advance of the team's spot in the NCAA playoffs, as the Lions focus on a national title.
If you're looking for some Christmas shopping money, some people try selling their kids' old clothes.
A Baton Rouge man has been charged with 21 counts of pornography involving juveniles.
Investigators working the case of a woman who was found murdered in Baton Rouge were in Denham Springs Wednesday morning to execute a search warrant at a home.
Opening statements began Wednesday morning and witnesses for the prosecution were called to the stand in the trial of a man accused of killing his grandfather and setting the house on fire to cover up the crime.
Some Louisiana residents may be at risk of their personal information being exposed after three Louisiana agencies were notified that computer security systems, ran by JP Morgan Chase, have been hacked. According to
US Sen. Mary Landrieu, D-LA, insists support is growing nationally to delay huge increases in flood insurance. She also responded to political attacks on her support for Obamacare.
Same-sex spouses in the Louisiana National Guard will soon be able to get benefits without violating the state's ban on gay marriage. The Washington Post reports that the state plans to grant some National Guard
The Pennington Biomedical Research Center has recently received two military grants to help our men and women in uniform.
A zoning change near the Mall of Louisiana received the green light Thursday, some not everyone is thrilled about it.
The Port Allen City Council held a committee meeting Wednesday afternoon. It was the first meeting since voters ousted Deedy Slaughter as mayor in a recall election.
LSU's holiday spectacular was held Wednesday night, which featured a tree-lighting near Memorial Tower.
Crews tested and tweaked the lights in downtown Baton Rouge Wednesday evening in advance of Friday's big Festival of Lights.
Anthony Davis says he won't need surgery on his broken left hand and expects to remain as involved as possible with team activities while he heals.
Kasey Shepherd scored a career-high 22 to lead Louisiana-Lafayette to an 89-80 victory at Louisiana Tech on Wednesday night.
The Pelicans' Ryan Anderson missed an open 3-pointer that would have tied it with 2 seconds left as the Dallas Mavericks beat New Orleans, 100-97, Wednesday night.
They've talked about growth and a need for commercial development for years. It appears some self-promotion of Livingston Parish may be what is bringing in business
The NAACP says they are taking issue with the hiring and firing practices of the Alcohol and Tobacco Control or ATC.
Ten students have been expelled and 28 others have been suspended after a fight at a Baton Rouge charter school.
The Global Orphan Project is a worldwide project to help with orphan care by connecting global buyers with local makers.
According to the West Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office, two more men have been arrested in connection to the rape of a 12-year-old girl.
LSU has confirmed senior quarterback Zach Mettenberger will miss the team's bowl game due to a knee injury.
More charges have been filed against a man accused of raping a 12-year-old and allowing two other men to rape the girl.
Louisiana officials could sue in an attempt to force the federal government to pay for certain coastal recovery and levee projects.
Russell Brock has been selected to lead LSU's sand volleyball program as announced Wednesday by vice chancellor and director of athletics Joe Alleva.
Authorities said a woman was killed when she stepped onto a Louisiana highway and was hit by a vehicle Tuesday evening. The victim's name was released Wednesday morning.
A man accused of driving drunk and rear-ending a police car on an interstate Sunday was still behind bars as of Wednesday morning.
There is talk a rezoning issue could lead to alcohol sales being allowed in movie theaters, but it is currently a discussion about changing the zoning status of a business that isn't a theater.
LSU senior quarterback Zach Mettenberger will not be playing in the upcoming bowl game due to a torn ACL he suffered in the 31-27 win over Arkansas, according to ESPN reports.
An answer to what kind of delay could occur with the new Common Core educational standards should be announced Wednesday.
Authorities are asking for the public's help in finding a man accused of getting onto a school bus and threatening a 9-year-old.
A proposal to ban saggy pants in another south Louisiana city has been denied. The Thibodaux City Council voted down the measure three to two Tuesday night.
Just in time for the start of final exams, LSU students got to take a break from studying with some free food in the form of midnight pancakes.
Denver came from behind to beat Southern U 75-74 in overtime.
Shooting better than 60 percent from the floor, Arkansas defeated the Southeastern Louisiana men's basketball team, 111-65, Tuesday at Bud Walton Arena.
The holidays are a time for family and travel, But there may be a hazard lurking as you head out of state. No, It isn't heavy traffic or even bad weather. It is the flu.
Exactly one week after Ervin Edwards was found dead inside a padded jail cell in the West Baton Rouge Parish Prison, his family filed a lawsuit Tuesday in Federal Court.
The business market in Livingston Parish is booming with many proposed stores and restaurants for the new Juban Crossing development.
Freshman Raigyne Moncrief led four Lady Tigers in double figures scoring with 22 points, as the No. 13 LSU women's basketball team dominated Indiana State, 83-66, for its fifth straight win.
Baker has found a treasure buried in the city's old fire station. It is an economic opportunity leaders hope will open doors for people who live there.
Neighbors were able to safely pull a resident out an apartment Monday evening before first responders arrived on the scene.
After a four-hour flight crossing two time zones, the team landed after 3 p.m. local time.
A total of three men have now been arrested in connection with the rape of a 12-year-old girl.
A 20-year-old man is being held in EBR parish prison on a $125,000 bond for allegedly robbing someone at gunpoint.
The second-year big man and 2012 top overall draft choice was diagnosed with a non-displaced fracture of the fifth metacarpal of his left hand after Sunday night's victory over the Knicks in New York.
Baton Rouge Police are looking for two men who allegedly tried to rob a fast food restaurant.
Baton Rouge Police Detectives are attempting to identify a man caught on surveillance who was burglarizing the Family Dollar at 2875 Highland Road on November 29, 2013 around 3:30 am.
An animal group has donated 13 pet CPR kits to a fire department to help first responders save the lives of animals injured in house fires.
The Baton Rouge Police Department is offering an Equalizer Women's Self-Defense class. Participants must attend all four sessions to be certified.
With jury selection over after just one day, the trial of a man accused of killing his grandfather continued Tuesday with opening statements getting underway.
Police are ramping up patrols and urging people to be safe after a woman was attacked while in a popular jogging location.
A Houston, TX man was arrested in Baton Rouge after being accused of using his cell phone to record a 10-year-old girl taking a bath, molesting the 10-year-old girl and being in possession of marijuana.
Detectives said foul play is not suspected in an incident that sent a man to the hospital. The man was found covered in blood. It is believed he fell out of his vehicle.
A couple thousand Seahawks fans were crowded in front of the television stage when Russell Wilson walked out of the locker room still in full uniform.
Jrue Holiday made a three-point play with 2.6 seconds remaining in the third overtime Monday night, giving the New Orleans Pelicans a 131-128 victory over the Chicago Bulls.
A new audit says Louisiana's revenue department hasn't been making sure that oil and gas companies pay everything they owe in severance taxes.
The old Mississippi River Bridge, between Port Allen and Baton Rouge, is getting a makeover.
An audit of the East Baton Rouge Metro Council says the city could be dealing in risky business by allowing employees to use credit cards, some with limits up to $25,000
The trial for a man accused of killing his grandfather began Monday morning and by 5:50 p.m., all 12 jurors and two alternates were chosen.
Several fires over the holiday weekend left a number of area families homeless and in need.
A 31-year-old woman was arrested during the last home game of the 2013 season after she allegedly disrupted a tailgate and made threats against the individuals while holding a knife.
Local school boards and public school superintendents are asking for a slow-down of Louisiana's shift to toughened educational standards.
A non-student was tased by LSU Police last week after he ran from officers and allegedly attacked them upon capture.
A potential scam is sweeping social networking websites. The alleged crooks are using a popular prepaid card to rob people of hundreds of dollars.
A 49-year-old man was arrested for his third DWI after hit the back of a police vehicle while driving down the Interstate, then attempted to flee the scene.
Authorities are looking for an Amite man who has been missing for three weeks.
Dow Chemical is looking to separate about 40 manufacturing plants from its business as it continues to concentrate on moving away from cyclical commodity products.
Police said a Crime Stoppers tip helped them arrest a man who allegedly stole a donation jar intended for patients with Cerebral Palsy.
After leading LSU on a 99-yard game-winning touchdown drive against Arkansas, LSU quarterback Anthony Jennings has been named Co-Freshman SEC Player of the Week.
Louisiana's revenue department hasn't been making sure oil and gas companies pay everything they owe in severance taxes, according to a new audit report.
Neville High School safety Laurence "Hootie" Jones announced Monday morning that he has verbally committed to the Crimson Tide.
For the second time, a federal jury is set to hear the Justice Department's case against a former New Orleans police officer who shot and killed a man after Hurricane Katrina.
Authorities are investigating a crash that left two people badly injured Sunday night. They were flown to the hospital by helicopter.
The Baton Rouge Area Chamber (BRAC) and the Baton Rouge Area Foundation (BRAF) released a report Sunday afternoon addressing the possible impacts if the new proposed city, "St. George" is created within
A West Monroe man has been arrested on a second-degree murder charge stemming from the death of a 2-year-old child who had been in his care.
A 44-year-old man has been booked on two counts of manslaughter for his alleged role in a hit-and-run accident in New Orleans that killed a woman and her young nephew.
LSU is up one spot in the AP Poll to No. 14 after their win over Arkansas. Alabama has fallen to No. 4 after losing to the Auburn Tigers Saturday night.
Vermilion Parish sheriff's deputies are looking for a trusty who walked out the laundry room and climbed a fence to escape from the jail in Abbeville.
The Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office says a hunter who was not wearing a life jacket died when his boat hit a branch and capsized before dawn in heavy fog, dumping him and a friend into the Atchafalaya River.
A pay day loan business was robbed by an armed suspect at around 9:50 a.m. on Saturday morning. According to Cpl. Don Coppola, Jr. of the Baton Rouge Police Department, a man entered the Cash Cow, located
Black Friday has come to be one of the biggest days for great deals with big stores. But, today is "Small Business Saturday" where the "Mom and Pop" businesses get a chance for some recognition. At Leroy's
Dray Joseph and Lee Dross connected for three touchdowns and Southern defeated Grambling 40-17 on Saturday.
Baton Rouge Zoo officials announced that on of their female giraffes has died. The 7-year-old giraffe had been treated for an illness over the past several months. Officials state that the cause of death
New Orleans police say a 30-year-old man has been shot to death in the Zion City neighborhood near Xavier University. Officer Frank Robertson says police were called to the 4300 block of Erato Street
A woman is arrested after allegedly transferring a pornographic video file from a cell phone to a couple of multi-media websites with the intention of it being viewed by the public.
A house caught fire early Saturday morning and caused about $35,000 worth of damage. According to a report from the Baton Rouge Fire Department, firefighters arrived at 744 Florence Street in Baton Rouge
A former New Orleans bail bondswoman has pleaded guilty to conspiracy, becoming the latest to admit a role in a scheme to pay off Criminal District Court clerks for the release of inmates through forged
It's Sportsline Friday Nite! Teams are falling off the grid each week as we are now in the Quarterfinal Playoffs!
A regular season of 9 highs and 3 lows culminated with a rollercoaster win over Arkansas today. The victory left a bitter-sweet taste for fans hoping for a title this year.
Jrue Holiday had 20 points and 13 assists in his first game as a visiting player against his former team, leading the New Orleans Pelicans to a 121-105 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers.
True freshman backup QB Anthony Jennings found red shirt freshman WR Travin Dural for a TD with less than 2:00 in the game, as LSU came from behind to beat Arkansas 31-27.
While a lot of people have done their shopping on Thanksgiving Day and Black Friday, local retailers are hoping shoppers plan to spend on Small Business Saturday
The 15th-ranked LSU women's basketball team held off Rutgers by a score of 69-65 in the second game of the Barclays Invitational on Friday afternoon in the Barclays Center.
Freshman Raigyne Moncrief scored a season-high 27 points and Theresa Plaisance added 16 to lead No. 15 LSU to a 69-65 win over Rutgers on Friday in the Women's Invitational at Barclays Center.
Baton Rouge Police are investigating the armed robbery of an individual that occurred around 1 p.m. Friday afternoon in the parking lot of Cortana Mall.
A Sulfer, LA woman and a man from Baton Rouge were arrested early Friday morning after being accused of stealing items from Macy's on Bluebonnet.
It's bad enough working at a fast-food restaurant when it seems everyone else is feasting on turkey and trimmings. It's worse when a gunman takes advantage of a slow night to hold up the Burger King where you work. Then a joker suggests it was a rival chain's onetime mascot, the Hamburglar.
According to Louisiana State Police, a man thought his car was going to explode so he pulled over on the interstate and jumped over the railing to get away.
Blood donors giving blood at a LifeShare center during the first week of December will have an opportunity to enter to win a holiday CD and Christmas ornament autographed by the stars of Duck Dynasty.
A controversial apartment complex has cleared the first round of city permits and is scheduled for construction near LSU's campus.
Today is LSU's final home game for the 2013 season. Looking back, police say the year has been a success regarding security.
The congestion has cleared on I-10 East from LA 415 to the Mississippi River Bridge.
Lafayette Police are searching for a man who held up a convenience store in the 2900 block of Verot School Road.
Some Tiger fans gave up the chance for a great shopping deal to get one last tailgate in Tiger Stadium.
Depending where you shop the lines may not be that long for this year's Black Friday frenzy. After getting stuffed with turkey Thursday, some decided to take advantage of the Thanksgiving Day sales.
A 38-year-old man is accused of forcing a 12-year-old girl to perform sexual acts on multiple occasions. The accusations came to light after the girl told her mother she was possibly pregnant.
Fire officials said a working smoke alarm helped a family safely escape a house fire early Friday morning. Seven people were inside the home at the time of the fire.
A family of six is displaced after fire destroyed their home on Thanksgiving. They were not home at the time of the fire.
James Wright chose LSU with hopes of becoming the Tigers' next star wide receiver. That didn't happen, but he has excelled at is his new role and has the respect of the entire team.
Many people were willing to stand in line in cold temperatures outside Best Buy on Thursday to get deals on items before Black Friday.
A Thanksgiving gathering turned tragic, leaving two houses destroyed and a family at a loss, when a fire started while someone was frying a turkey.