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Exciting announcement for travelers from Louisianas DOTD

There is an exciting announcement for travelers from Louisiana's Department Of Transportation And Development today.

Fists fly at Halloween party: Woman arrested for renting facility for teens, allowing alcohol

A woman was issued a misdemeanor summons after she was deemed responsible for a high school party that got out of control.

Illegal alien arrested for allegedly beating, raping 72-year-old woman

An illegal alien was arrested for allegedly raping a 72-year-old woman.

Mother still grieving after son's remains are identifed in St. Amant

When word spread through St. Amant monday that two hunters had stumbled across human remains, Christine Alexis says she knew almost instinctively it was her son, Robert.

Man arrested for warrants in hospital, claimed 'fecal incontinence'

 A Schriever man was arrested for prior warrants after going to a hospital and causing a disturbance.

Ocean Commotion causes a splash with Louisiana youths

Thousands of kids of all ages paraded through exhibits and booths today to learn about the ocean, wildlife and science. Ocean Commotion is a hands-on learning experience where kids learn about more than just the ocean.

Third person sentenced in Good Samaritan shooting

The third man involved in the shooting of Good Samaritan Charlie Cangelosi was sentenced to 17 years in prison.

Faucet water found flamable in Napoleonville man's home

Imagine going to grab a glass of water only to find out what's brewing inside the cup could burst into flames. "if i can light the water in my faucet something is wrong," said Napoleonville resident Ronald Pate.

Jordan Jefferson pleads 'no contest' to simple battery charge

Former LSU Quarterback Jordan Jefferson was back in court Wednesday to answer to charges from that alleged fight outside Shady's bar.

Many businesses giving away 'Halloween freebies' this year

Trick or Treat? Many local and national businesses and restaurants are giving away Halloween Freebies this year. Here are a few of the businesses that are offering free/discounted items: