Monday, May 20 2013 11:45 PM EDT2013-05-21 03:45:38 GMT
A widespread power outage has affected a large portion of Ascension Parish. Small portions of neighboring parishes are also affected. As of 5:40 p.m., the Entergy website reported 20,981 homes andMore >>
A widespread power outage affected a large portion of Ascension Parish and part of EBR Parish Monday. More >>
Monday, May 20 2013 9:29 PM EDT2013-05-21 01:29:03 GMT
A Livingston man was shot after allegedly attacking a deputy Sunday.According to reports, Zebulun Kennedy, 25, charged the deputy, knocked him to the ground and continued attacking him. The deputy drewMore >>
A Livingston man was shot after allegedly attacking a deputy Sunday.More >>
Monday, May 20 2013 3:33 PM EDT2013-05-20 19:33:45 GMT
Baton Rouge Police are looking for a suspect who allegedly killed a man in a fight.According to reports, Andres Gonzalez, 27, and Raphael Domino Jr., 39, were fighting at Club End Zone on Plank Rd. justMore >>
Baton Rouge Police are looking for a suspect who allegedly killed a man in a fight.More >>
Tuesday, May 21 2013 2:01 AM EDT2013-05-21 06:01:07 GMT
(RNN) – A day after long track tornadoes devastated Shawnee and Edmond, OK, another round has begun near Oklahoma City.KOCO broadcast a slow rotating cloud that slowly extended down towards the groundMore >>
At least 51 have died in a storm the National Weather Service described as large and violent.More >>
At the corner of Plank Rd. and Scenic Highway sits a Chevron gas station. It's off I-110 near Memorial Stadium. Around 10 p.m.Sunday, a family stopped here to get gas. "Upon our arrival, we located threeMore >>
A man said he, his wife and his daughter were all punched because they were in the "wrong neighborhood" when they stopped to get gas at night. More >>
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -
Disaster food stamps have been approved for East and West Feliciana Parishes.
Beginning Thursday, September 20th, sites will open in Clinton and St. Francisville for residents on a staggered schedule from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., based on the first letter of the applicant's last name:
Thursday, September 20 - A through C Friday, September 21 - D through G Saturday, September 22 - H through L Sunday, September 23 - M through R Monday, September 24 - S through Z Tuesday, September 25 - A through M Wednesday, September 26 - N through Z
East Feliciana - East Feliciana Early Learning Center, 914 Plank Rd., Clinton
West Feliciana - Independence Community Center, 10498 Hwy. 965, St. Francisville
Residents are urged to pre-apply for DSNAP benefits.
To pre-apply, either call 1-888-LA-HELP-U between 7 a.m. and 11 p.m. or click here.
All applicants must be living in the designated parishes on August 26 and must provide the following information:
Names, Social Security Number and Date of Birth for each household member.
Address and parish of residence.
Income for each household member from August 26 to September 24.
All liquid resources for each household member. (Cash on hand, checking, savings)
Unreimbursed disaster expenses from August 26 to September 24.