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From LSU SportsHOOVER, Ala. – Second-ranked LSU (48-8) faces Alabama (33-24) at approximately 12:30 p.m. CT Wednesday in the SEC Tournament at Hoover Metropolitan Stadium.The game can be heard on the affiliatesMore >>
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Two people are wanted for questioning in connection with the use of a stolen credit card.LSU Police say three suspects took the victim's wallet and phone during an armed robbery on April 27th.The robberyMore >>
Two people are wanted for questioning in connection with the use of a stolen credit card.More >>
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A key piece of evidence in a Baton Rouge drunk driving case has been tossed out of city court. The ruling could have a major impact on future DWI trials. Baton Rouge attorney Cliff Ivey took one of hisMore >>
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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 >>
CLINTON, LA (WAFB) -
heavy hearts in a small East Feliciana Parish town after a man who was fighting
for his life against cancer was killed in an early morning fire Tuesday.
started just after 7 a.m. at the Clinton Manor Apartments on Plank Road.
Phillips, 47, is being remembered as someone who did a lot for his community.
Just about every day, Phillips saddled up his wheelchair and headed down to the
"He was kind. He would help his fellow
roommates over there at the apartments. Some would be too sick to come out and
he would come out and buy what they needed," said Judy Nation, friend of
says Phillips regularly bought himself cigars from the store. Fire officials
say they found evidence indicating the fire likely started on the couch where
Phillips was found.
"He was a
single tenant of the apartment that is involved in the fire. We've determined
that this area of origin revolved over in that part of the apartment. We were
able to recover Mr. Phillips' body," said Brant Thompson with the State Fire
says Phillips wouldn't complain about his situation. He was an amputee with
only one leg, and was battling cancer.
shine, Phillips would make the trip to the Chevron. Nation says that because he
was in a wheelchair, some of the items he bought for others were too high on
the shelves. She said she was happy to help Phillips. She says his fighting
spirit will be missed.