Local News

Tigers-Gators showdown should answer questions

For the fifth straight year, under LSU head coach Les Miles, the Tiger football team is off to a 5-0 start. But the mood around Tigertown has fans questioning the strength of the 2012 team.

Eunice man steals company truck, caught by police

Contract workers called police from a local motel and stated that a company truck was missing from the premises.

Four DPW employees arrested for fuel theft

Four DPW employees were arrested Tuesday morning by Baton Rouge City Police for allegedly stealing gasoline from City-Parish fueling stations.

Assistant City Attorney accused of having joint in court

New Orleans police cited an assistant city attorney after they say he had a marijuana cigarette. According to police, Jason Cantrell was in Magistrate Court when the joint fell out of his pocket.

Man arrested for rape of 66-year-old woman

The Morgan City Police Department has arrested a man they believe to be responsible for the rape of a 66-year-old woman.

Robbery suspect shot, killed by police now connected to second case

 A man who was shot and killed by a Lafayette Police Officer has now been connected to a second bank robbery case.

Alabama fan gets two year sentence after guilty plea for obscenity charge

The Alabama fan accused of performing sexual acts on a passed out LSU fan has pleaded guilty.

East Texas grandparents found guilty of scalding toddler in tub

An East Texas couple arrested for injury to a child was found guilty in a smith county courtroom Tuesday afternoon. Kenneth Neal Walker, 55, Shelley Walker, 60, were taken into custody in February.

University Medical Center faces budget cuts

with university medical center along with hospitals around the state facing budget cuts--it is especially exciting for this new cardiology wing to come to acadiana '

3 Shreveport teens arrested in botched robbery

Shreveport Police detectives have arrested three men in connection with an attempted armed robbery of a south Shreveport residence Monday evening.