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 >>
Friday, May 17 2013 1:22 PM EDT2013-05-17 17:22:26 GMT
This Saturday's Powerball drawing is now worth at least $600 million. No one matched Wednesday night's numbers, making Saturday's jackpot the third largest in U.S. history. The largest jackpot was $656More >>
The Powerball jackpot is now one of the largest in U.S. history.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 >>
PORT ALLEN, LA (WAFB) -
The City of Port Allen appears to be heading towards several investigations into the current governing of the city.
At the city council meeting Wednesday night, a resolution was passed by a vote of 3-2 requesting an investigation by the West Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office into recent decisions made by Mayor Deedy slaughter.
According to the resolution, those decisions include increasing the mayor's salary without council approval and a trip Mayor Slaughter took to the presidential inauguration that was financed with city funds.
Also at the meeting, Mayor Slaughter announced she had submitted a letter to the U.S. Attorney General requesting an investigation alleging racism within the Port Allen city government.