One Man Wants To Raise Awareness For Unfortunate Kids

Barton Pickens be biked throughout the night in Baton Rouge. Pickens did this as part of a twenty-four hour mission for his organization, One For the Orphan. The group helps kids in bad situations in Africa.

Ohio Serial Killer Sentenced

The Ohio serial killer who murdered eleven women and hid their bodies under his home learned his fate Friday. Anthony Sowell, 51, sat very still with his eyes closed as a judge read out the multiple death sentences.

Casey Anthony Will Return To Florida

Casey Anthony will heading back to Florida to serve probation. Anthony must report to a probation officer by noon on August 26th. The probation was given prior to her July acquittal on murder charges.

$3 Will Be Refunded To 25,000 Louisiana Drivers

 This news comes after a computer glitch was found at the Louisiana Office of Motor Vehicles. According to the agency, their software failed to tell people their registration was expiring.

Ragin' Cajuns' Get Ready For Football Season

The Ragin' Cajuns' football team had a morning and afternoon practice at the UL football complex yesterday. The team pushed through this grueling part of camp.

Superdome Is Now Complete

The New Orleans' Superdome is finally ready.  Today the Saints will take on the San Francisco 49ers for their first preseason game. Officials are calling it a brand new stadium.

Yesterday Was Ragin Cajun Football Media Day

The Ragin Cajun have brand new uniforms! The players said a new look is just what the doctor ordered.

Crossing Guards Are Ready For New School Year

The kids head back to school Monday and the crossing guards are ready! "They do it in the heat, in the rain, in the cold with no complaints," explained Sgt. Mark Francis, Lafayette City Police.

American Schools Get A Report Card

The nation's report card on American schools came out Wednesday. It shows education in Louisiana is still falling short of the national average. That is according to the National Assessment of Educational Progress.

Gretna Man Suing Police Department For Dog Bites

  Cody Melancon, 25, said one of the police department's dogs bit him several times in the groin area.