Statewide News

Crews cleaning up hazardous material after BR train derailment

Seven cars from a train travelling along tracks near S. Choctaw and N. Sherwood Forest Drive in Baton Rouge, LA, derailed around 9:30 AM, Friday.

BESE to join Common Core lawsuit against Jindal

Tuesday morning, at a special meeting about Common Core, the Louisiana Board of Elementary and Secondary Education voted to join the lawsuit against Governor Jindal.

Inside the life of an undocumented immigrant living in Shreveport

For one undocumented immigrant living in Shreveport, his journey and road to success was paved with hardships and fear. George crossed the Mexican border into the United States illegally 15 years ago.

Move over Hollywood! Louisiana is #1 for film production

The shady Southern pine trees on the outskirts of Shreveport, La., serve as a year-round "New England" set for the television series Salem, one of many shows and movies being filmed in the state.

Former Oakdale officer arrested for sexual relations with juvenile

Skylar Frank, 25, of Oakdale was arrested Tuesday, July 15 for felony carnal knowledge of a juvenile and malfeasance in office.

MS. flesh eating bacteria survivors

Two Mississippi men are recovering after they were exposed to flesh eating bacteria.

Authorities searching for missing Shreveport woman

Shreveport (KMSS) — Authorities are searching for a missing Shreveport woman and have asked for the public's assistance in finding her.

Louisiana police officer locks himself in hot car for PSA

"I can barely breath and sweat is everywhere." That's what a Louisiana police officer had to say while he was locked inside a car for 10-minutes.

4-year-old killed by driver in Ouachita Parish

A four-year-old girl died after being hit by a vehicle around 9:45 p.m. on US Highway 165, south of Interstate 20 in Ouachita Parish.

18-wheeler driver killed in Richland Parish crash

Louisiana State Police responded to a four-vehicle fatal crash on Interstate 20 in Richland Parish on Tuesday afternoon.