Obama lays out plan to secure America's energy future

President Obama wants America to cut its oil imports by a third in ten years and focus on alternative energy sources.

Women from the south are standing up for the gulf coast

One hundred and fifty  women from all over the south are standing up for the gulf coast in Washington D.C.

Jindal's latest fundraiser criticized

Governor Bobby Jindal's latest fundraiser is catching some heat from critics. That is because the event was held at a firm that helps process oil spill claims under Ken Feinberg.

Man jailed for injuries on 7 week old child

A man suspected to have injured a 7 week old child is behind bars tonight.

St. Martin Parish copper thief stopped by being electroctued

On March 29, a man was electrocuted while attempting to steal copper in St. Martinville. St. Martin Parish Deputies were notified of a medical emergency that occurred at the SLEMCO Electric Sub Plant in St. Martinville, LA.

Problem with water supply for some rural St. Landry Parish residents

In rural St. Landry Parish, two hundred residents are being exposed to dangerous drinking water every single day.

Investigators need help finding to robbers

In St. Landry Parish, deputies are hoping someone can help them find two men who robbed the Tiger-Trax Truck Stop near Bunkie.

BP's bosses could face manslaughter charges

According to reports federal prosecutors are examining the decisions made by managers before the Deepwater Horizon exploded in the Gulf of Mexico. The disaster killed 11 people.

Scams are in full swing this tax season

The IRS receives thousands of reports each year from taxpayers who receive suspicious emails, phone calls, faxes or notices claiming to be from the internal revenue service.

Arrest made in child abuse case

On March 26, an investigation was initiated regarding child abuse that had occurred with two male juvenile subjects. One of the male juvenile subjects required medical attention from injuries.