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Pinwheels for Prevention Campaign kicks off

 Right now, a local non-profit is gearing up for a campaign that could save lives.

Deaf advocates hope conference leads to changes in Deaf Child Bill of Rights

People from around the state are coming to town this weekend to speak up for students who often cannot speak up for themselves.

How your Facebook comments helped a local homeless man

The story of Christian Arvel continues. After our broadcast last night, people from all over Louisiana and all over the nation took to social media. In short, your voices were heard.

Assumption Parish Sheriff's Office receives body cams

 This is the first week Assumption Parish Deputies will be out on the streets with their new body cameras. It is a move that many are making in light of some of the controversy amongst police and civilians.

Oil companies announce layoffs as prices continue to fall

Oil producing companies are feeling the sting of plunging oil prices. According to Southern University economist Donald Andrews, right now, we have more oil than we know what to do with!

3 charged with attempted murder in APSO deputy shooting

Three people are now in jail for shooting a deputy in Donaldsonville yesterday, according to the Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office.

Southeastern's QB added to Senior Bowl roster

 Southeastern Louisiana quarterback Bryan Bennett has been added to the South roster for the Reese’s Senior Bowl, scheduled for 3 p.m. on Saturday at Ladd-Peebles Stadium in Mobile, Alabama.

Jump Start convention get Louisiana students career ready

More than a thousand teachers from across the state packed Downtown Baton Rouge Wednesday. It is part of the Jump Start Convention.

73-year-old Gonzales man dies in St. Francisville crash

A 73-year-old Gonzales man is now dead after a car crash in St. Francisville, according to the Louisiana State Police. It happened around 2:00 p.m. on January 20, 2015.

APSO arrests 3rd suspect in deputy shooting

UPDATE: The man wanted for shooting a deputy in Donaldsonville is now in custody, according to the Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office.