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CVS to provide support for Hurricane Isaac relief efforts

 CVS pharmacy today announced a donation of more than $20,000 in support of communities that have been affected by Hurricane Isaac.

Sleepy bandit arrested for passing out on random front porch in Thibodaux

Thibodaux Police officers were called to a home on Bayou Road because a man was sleeping off a night of drinking on the front porch. The only problem: it wasn’t his porch.

BR man dies after falling from hotel balcony in Orange Beach

 A Baton Rouge-native fell do his death in a tragic accident that happened in Orange Beach, AL on Labor Day.

Hammond man arrested on various drug charges

 A traffic stop led to a drug arrest late sunday night in Tangipahoa Parish.

After Isaac, Louisiana and Mississipi residents face dangerous heat conditions

As more residents in southern Louisiana return home after Hurricane Isaac, many must now contend with a new obstacle: rebuilding their lives amid blistering temperatures and no air conditioning.

Couple ties night on home plate in baseball diamond

They say diamonds are a girls best friend but for one brand new bride this diamond is just as special to her groom.

Saints to kick off 2012 season Sunday

The Saints take the field to kick off their 2012 season this coming Sunday. Today the Saints named their team captains.

Public memorial to celebrate the life of Mickey Shunick scheduled

A public memorial to celebrate the life of Mickey Shunick has been scheduled.   The event is set for Saturday, September 29th at the Parc International.  

Bobby Jindal issues public health emergency for state of Louisiana

 Bobby Jindal issued a public health emergency for the entire state. The executive order says, quote:

First game of UL football to be played Saturday

The wait is almost over for Ragin' Cajun fans.