GRAND CANE — One worker was killed and another seriously injured by a gas well blowout in Grand Cane.
Officials evacuted two dozen houses near the Chesapeake Energy well that blew around 10:30 a.m.
The well was going through routine maint
LOUISIANA — Former Louisiana first lady Candy Edwards is alledgly a victim of domestic violence.
The east Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office arrested 34-year-old Brian Low for allegedly beating up edwards.
Low is the father of Edwards' 3-year-o
LOUISIANA — Two more people have died from swine flu complications in Louisiana.
That total number of deaths is now 35.
A man from the Monroe area and a man from the Lake Charles area died within the last week.
The swine flu vaccine i
LOUISIANA - Former Louisiana Congressman William Jefferson was sentenced to 13 years in prison on Friday.
Officials say it is the longest term ever imposed on a congressman for bribery.
He was also ordered to give up 470 thousand dollars i
LOUISIANA — Tropical depression Ida is no longer a threat to Louisiana.
Governor Jindal said the state made sure they were ready just in case.
Several state agencies were on hand at a news conference yesterday where Governor Jindal u
LOUISIANA — Louisiana judge Keith Bardwell has resigned Tuesday, after refusing to perform a marriage ceremony for an interracial couple.
The Shreveport Times reports the judge said he believed the relationship would cause too much harm to t
NEW ORLEANS — The New Orleans Saints remain undefeated after beating the Atlanta Falcons 35-27 Monday night.
The Advertiser reports the team moves to a 7-0 record for only the second time in franchise history.
LOUISIANA — A judge denied a move to dismiss the federal bankruptcy case against William Jefferson.
The former congressman and his wife filed for liquidation after he was convicted of corruption.
A trustee said the case should be filed u