Monday, May 20 2013 12:07 PM EDT2013-05-20 16:07:05 GMT
Detectives are looking for a killer after a deadly shooting late Sunday night. The Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office said James Dillon, 20, of Independence, was shot and killed while sitting in his vehicle. The shootingMore >>
Detectives are looking for a killer after a deadly shooting late Sunday night. The sheriff said it is believed this was a drive-by shooting.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 >>
Experts say the officer who killed a Long Island college student and a home invasion suspect on Friday was confronted with a split-second choice.More >>
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An Oregon girl abducted as a baby and missing for 18 years finally emerged in Dallas this week when her mother turned herself in to authorities, according to the Polk County Sheriff's Department. More >>
An Oregon girl abducted as a baby and missing for 18 years finally emerged in Dallas this week when her mother turned herself in to authorities, according to the Polk County Sheriff's Department.More >>
Friday, May 17 2013 7:16 PM EDT2013-05-17 23:16:53 GMT
One person has died in a crash near Harrisonville, MO, Thursday evening. The crash happened on Missouri Highway 7 and Walker Road. It involved a car and a tractor-trailer. Harrisonville is in Cass County.More >>
Savannah Nash celebrated her 16th birthday last week. She died Thursday when her car slammed into a semi while she was texting during her first time driving by herself.More >>
GONZALES, LA (WAFB) -
have spoken in Ascension Parish and two key races were decided in Gonzales.
contested race, incumbent Police Chief Sherman Jackson remains in office after
capturing more than 56 percent of the vote.
challengers Duane Carpenter and Glynn LeBlanc.
all of my co-workers and to the people here in this room that supported me for the
last five years, thank you," Jackson said. "Our mission will remain
the same and that's to provide the city of Gonzales with the best police
department, the best law enforcement in the state of Louisiana."
in Gonzalez also voted to stick with incumbent Mayor Buddy Arceneaux.
He gets his
chance to continue leading the city of Gonzales by earning more than 83 percent
of the vote over challenger Jeff White.
gratifying thing, of course, is to still be part of Gonzales as it grows
today," Arceneaux said. "So, I am very, very happy about that. I'm
very happy to say that we've still got a lot of potential here in Gonzales and
we're in the best location between Baton Rouge and New Orleans."
Parish voters also decided on several amendments.
proposed change would have been a half-percent sales tax to be used for road
repair in the parish, but it was voted down.