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Acadiana Mourns Death of A Local Marine

Corporal Matthew Richard, 21, of Iota was killed after an explosion while supporting operation enduring freedom in Afghanistan. Richard was on his second tour there.

Lawmakers Want To Honor State Workers Killed On the Job

Several state senators are working to amend a current bill that compensates families of certain state workers who are killed on the job. For now, the bill focuses on law enforcement officers and firefighters.

Mom Needs Help Finding Missing Daughter

A Crowley teen is still missing and her family is hoping someone can help find her. Tayvia Mier, 15, has not been seen since Saturday, June 4th.

Ten Arrested In Eunice

In Eunice, some people were locked up on drug charges as a part of a massive sting conducted by Eunice narcotics agents and several other law enforcement agencies.

Young Boy Drowns In Amite

It's a horrible feeling, a horrible feeling, very horrible," exclaimed Jenella Ford. Jenella Ford is suffering the pain of losing her youngest child, Gregory.

Bill Could Become Law To Keep Sex Offenders Off Facebook

The proposal to keep sex offenders off Facebook has cleared another hurdle. House Bill 55 was given the green light by the Senate yesterday.

Bill Did Not Pass Banning Cell Phone Usage While Driving

UPDATED -- The bill that would have forced Louisiana drivers to put down their cell phones, was shot down by the House yesterday.

New Reports of Oil On Louisiana's Coast

UPDATED -- The oil sighting was found by the coast guard around 7:00am Wednesday morning. Plaqumines Parish President, Billy Nungesser, said it could be from the BP oil spill.

Louisiana May Experience Poor Air Quality

DEQ said the heat along with no wind and smoke from wildfires in Arizona is a cause for concern. The department has issued six ozone action days in a row.

Two Agents Gunned Down By A Business Owner

UPDATED -- Just days after two state investigators were shot and killed in Ville Platte people are still trying to make sense of what happned.