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California man arrested in Crowley for magazine scam

Crowley Police have arrested a California man for Uninvited Soliciting and Hawking, which is a violation of Crowley City Ordinance.

DOTD issues travel advisory for Mardi Gras holidays

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) today advised drivers of upcoming work schedules for interstate and major road projects throughout Louisiana during the Mardi Gras holidays from Friday, February 8 to Tuesday, Fe

Investigation continues in Super Bowl outage: Updated 6:15pm

A day after Sunday's 35-minute power outage during the Super Bowl game in New Orleans, officials were vowing to fix whatever the cause may have been, but no one was saying just what that was.

Young boy battling brain cancer made honorary firefighter in West Feliciana

Imagine being told you have brain cancer. Now, imagine if you were given that news when you were in elementary school.

New license plate to benefit timber industry

A new license plate, designed by the Louisiana Forestry Association, is now available at the Office of Motor Vehicles (OMV) the Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry (LDAF) announced recently.

Weekend crash claims life of Bunkie man

Early Saturday morning, a single vehicle crash killed a man from Bunkie, LA.

Search for missing Baton Rouge firefighter continues in to sixth day

The search for missing Baton Rouge Fireman Jacob Lewis is entering in to its sixth day Monday. Multiple agencies are still assisting with the water search.

Day three of search for missing firefighter ends with no new developments

Day three of a search for a missing Baton Rouge firefighter proved unsuccessful. Crews will take to the water again tomorrow morning. Jacob Lewis, 28, went missing on Wednesday, Jan. 30 at roughly 3:00 p.m.

‘Operation Save a Life’ offers free smoke detectors to those who cannot afford them

In an effort to save more lives, State Fire Marshall Butch Browning is reminding people that fire alarms are the best protection.