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Texas Brine could have to shell out thousands of dollars

New information is resurfacing out of Assumption Parish Texas Brine the company being blamed for that sinkhole in assumption parish could have to shell out thousands.

Shooting in St. John The Baptist Parish last week leaves two deputies dead

A shooting in St. John The Baptist Parish last week left two deputies dead-- and sent another two deputies to the hospital. Police arrested 7 suspects in connection with that shooting.

Senator Mary Landrieu and Google Hold small business website seminar

More than 60% of Louisiana small businesses don't have a website.  Today thanks to Senator Mary Landrieu and the Google website staff that might begin to change.

Jindal, Halliburton dedicate $65 Million to Lafayette manufacturing facility

Governor Bobby Jindal and Halliburton Senior Vice President Marc Edwards dedicated Halliburton’s new Lafayette Completion Tools Manufacturing Facility.

New Iberia man arrested for Baton Rouge robbery

A suspect has been arrested for a armed robbery that took place in Baton Rouge in January.

Baton Rouge volunteers leaving to help Florida residents prepare for TS Isaac

 A special team of Red Cross volunteers are leaving this morning to help with shelter preparations in Florida for Tropical Storm Isaac.

New Orleans murder suspect arrested in Baton Rouge

Members of the Baton Rouge Police Department Swat team took a subject in custody for a murder that occurred in New Orleans.

Crowley police make animal cruelty arrest

Crowley Police are investigating a complaint regarding animal cruelty which has occurred at the Crowley Animal Shelter.

College Degree Still Worth the Price of Tuition

 Even with the rising cost of tuition, going to college is still a smart decision.

LSU student issued simple battery summons for Patrick Taylor Hall incident

LSU Police Investigators have made an arrest in the incident at Patrick Taylor Hall that occurred on Aug. 21. Within hours of the media release about the incident, the suspect turned himself in at LSU Police Department.