ARRESTED: Man accused of setting fire to vehicle on Ardenwood Drive

A man accused of purposefully setting fire to a parked vehicle at an apartment complex turned himself in to authorities Monday, Aug. 3.

  Isaias nears hurricane strength as it crawls toward Carolinas

The U.S. National Hurricane Center issued a hurricane warning from South Santee River, South Carolina, to Surf City, North Carolina.

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Harvard health official: Miss. will become number one in the nation for COVID-19

  Police pursuit ends near Comite River

  Police pursuit ends on I-10 near Acadian

  Crews remove Lee High signage from school

  ‘We were a regular family’: Ga. teen loses both parents to COVID-19 days apart

The 17-year-old says he and his parents took all the proper precautions, but they all tested positive for COVID-19. He doesn't know how they contracted the virus.
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LIVE: President Trump briefs from the White House

Many schools are planning a hybrid approach, with students alternating between in-person classes and online instruction.

Recall: Taquitos and chimichangas may have plastic in them

LED releases COVID-19 mitigation guidelines for crews restarting TV/film production in La.

COVID-19 deaths in East Baton Rouge Parish

  FIRST ALERT FORECAST: Warm, mainly dry weather prevails this week

Southern Univ. preparing for freshman move-in day

Saints players complete their week of COVID-19 testing with zero positive tests

TODAY: Jefferson Parish teachers prepare to head back to school

Restaurants participating in Eat Fit Dine Out Day Aug. 7

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  Isaias strengthens slightly as it crawls up Florida coast

Heavy rain, flooding and high winds could batter much of the East Coast this week as the system is forecast to track up or just off the Atlantic seaboard.

SPORTS

3 Tiger hoopsters set to return for 2020 after declaring for NBA Draft

Saints players complete their week of COVID-19 testing with zero positive tests

The Saints start padded practices August 17th

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Hammond man killed in single car crash

  Women serving women: Power Pump Girls, a social impact club dedicated to serving women

Drew Brees discusses backlash, upcoming Saints season

  33-year-old Ascension Parish deputy dies from coronavirus complications

A 33-year-old Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Deputy died after battling with the coronavirus for several weeks Saturday, Aug. 1.
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As school begins amid virus, parents see few good options

As the academic year begins in many places across the country this week, parents are having to choose whether to send their children for in-person classes or keep them home for remote learning because of the coronavirus pandemic.

  Coronavirus Relief Program officially expires as U.S. remains in pandemic

  Here’s the nearly 200 Louisiana laws that take effect Saturday

  Iberville Parish sheriff hospitalized with COVID-19

AUDIO: Brees: ‘This year is going to be about something much bigger than football’