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Horse farm fundraiser held

Walking into last night's gala it was easy to be captured by lit walk-ways. Equestrian It was noticeable how much work went into putting this event on.

Fright trail offering up scary fun for a good cause

If you are looking for something scary to do this weekend check out the new "Fright Trail" on Cameron Street, its scary fun and for a good cause.  The winding trail through the woods sets the perfect ambiance for Halloween.

Acadiana home sales highest since 2007

There is good news for the real estate business in Acadiana home sales are the highest they have seen since 2007 CEO of Coldwell Banker Steven Hebert has been in the real estate business for over twenty years and explains why we

Are you ready for Voodoo? Annual three-day festival kicks off in New Orleans

 Music fans are gathering today in New Orleans to take part in the 14th annual Voodoo Music Experience.

Officers checking sex offender compliance for Halloween

 With Halloween fast approaching, the Louisiana Department of Public Safety and Corrections has put sex offenders under probation or parole supervision on notice about prohibited activities for that evening.

Bond set at $10 million for Denham Springs man charged with child pornography

Bond has been set at $10 million for a Denham Springs man who was arrested and charged with 100 counts of possessing pornography involving juveniles, announced Attorney General Buddy Caldwell.

Jefferson, Mathieu among four former LSU football players arrested on drug charges

Four former LSU Tigers football players are in trouble after they were caught this afternoon with marijuana.

Tremor reported at Bayou Corne sinkhole site

The Assumption Parish Police Jury said a tremor was reported at the site of the sinkhole in Bayou Corne. The tremor occurred just after 9:00 p.m. on Wednesday night. The tremor was large enough for waves to be seen.

Officers discover child in the care of registered sex offender after hit and run crash

A woman who was involved in a traffic crash now faces additional charges after officers discovered that she had left her child in the care of a man who was a convicted sex offender.

Legendary fiddler passes on

A well known and long time Cajun fiddle player has passed away. Hadley Castille was known all over the world as one of the best winning more than 18 awards during his career. Mr. Castille was 79 years old