Tangipahoa man faces murder charge

A a tangipahoa parish man is facing a murder charge in the shooting death of his father 12 years ago. Investigators say 39-year-old Eugene Pravata shot his father to death in November of 1998.  

Residents rally at Cajundome

Lafayette was the site for thousands of residents as they packed the Cajundome for today's rally for economic survival. The rally's goal was to build pressure to lift a federal moratorium on deepwater drilling.

Thousands Gathered at Lafayette Cajundome for "Rally for Economic Survival".

Thousands of people were inside Lafayette's Cajundome for today's "Rally for Economic Survival." People are gathering - hoping to encourage federal officials to life the drilling moratorium in the Gulf of Mexico.

New hotel breaks ground

Ground has been broken for a new hotel in Lafayette. Springhill Suites by Marriot in River Ranch will feature over 103 suites. The Suites will be just west of Camellia Boulevard on Settler's Trace.

Cajun Hollywood Part 2

What do Samuel L. Jackson, Patrick Dempsey, and Ashley Judd all have in common? They’ve each filmed a move here in Baton Rouge, within the last year.

Four people allegedly fake crash

State police arrested four people in Evangeline Parish. One woman and three men are accused of staging a car crash. Troopers say they then filed accident claims and are now charged with insurance fraud.

Alleged security officer killers begin trial tomorrow

Opening arguments begin Wednesday for an Angola inmate for allegedly killing a security officer. Jeffrey Clark is the first of five inmates to face trial for the beating death of Captain David Knapps.

Final Wave of Categories & Nominees Announced for "Teen Choice 2010"

The final wave of nominees has been announced for TEEN CHOICE 2010 airing Monday, Aug. 9 on FOX.

Gator season spilling away

Fisherman and shrimpers are not the only folks in Louisiana hurting from the spill. Alligator farmers are also fearing the worst as oil continues to creep further inland.

Lafayette woman dies after falling from roller coaster

A Lafayette woman died after falling from a roller coaster in Baton Rouge Sunday. Police say 21-year-old Lindsay Zeno fell 30 feet from the X-treme roller coaster while it was running.