Local News

Second LSU student arrested for principle to attempted first-degree murder

 A second LSU student was arrested yesterday afternoon for his alleged involvement with a fellow student accused of firing a gun several times at her mother.

Lafayette Police alerting citizens of car burglaries

The Lafayette Police would like to put out an immediate warning to all residents throughout the Acadiana area that there has been a recent spike in car burglaries during late hours of the night. 

UPDATE: Tyler father who cut son with lawn mower blade identified

Tyler police are on the scene of an alleged assault involving a lawn mower blade Wednesday morning. The aggravated assault took place at Borden Milk Products on West Front Street.

7-month-old Waco baby in critical condition following drive-by shooting

A Waco baby is in critical condition, after undergoing surgery for a gunshot wound to the head.

Teen filmmaker to debut new movie

A 16-year-old filmmaker from Baton Rouge is catching his biggest break yet this weekend.

Family speaks out after finding kitten hanged in their yard

Jarriet Boatner and his daughter Sandra Johnson woke Sunday morning to a gruesome sight.

Purse snatcher drags 66-year-old across Horseshoe casino's floor

A woman was violently dragged during a Bossier City purse snatching at a local casino back on September 28.

Man arrested for making threatening call that shut down Thibodaux schools, government buildings

 A man was arrested this evening for allegedly calling in a threat that shut down government buildings and schools in the Thibodaux area.

Zachary Elementary School aids school affected by Hurricane Issac

Hard work is paying off for students at Zachary Elementary School.

Tony Chachere’s to launch 'Bold Seasoning'

Tony Chachere’s to Launch “Bold” Seasoning Louisiana will be the launch site for Tony Chachere’s newest product—Bold Seasoning, says President and CEO Don Chachere.