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Lafayette PD investigating 2 shootings in less than 12 hours

Police are investigating two shootings that happened in less than 12 hours of each other.

Woman dies while checking mailbox in St. Amant

Shortly after 11:00 am on August 18, 2014, Troopers from Louisiana State Police Troop A began investigating a single vehicle fatal crash involving a pedestrian that occurred on LA Hwy 431 north of LA Hwy 934 (Black Bayou Rd.) in Ascension Paris

Unrestrained driver dies in crash on US Hwy 61 in West Feliciana Parish

Shortly after 7:15 pm on August 17, 2014, Troopers from Louisiana State Police Troop A began investigating a two vehicle fatal crash that occurred on US Hwy 61 at LA Hwy 964 north of Thompson Creek in West Feliciana Parish.

Drive-by shooting kills 7-year-old boy on Prescott Road

Detectives are investigating a drive-by shooting that killed one child and injured another.

Judge denies NAACP's request for injunction against school board redistricting

The East Baton Rouge Parish School Board can go ahead and reduce its ranks.

SEC Network announces league slate of games for LSU basketball

The new SEC Network highlighted its second day of operation Friday night by announcing the 18-game Southeastern Conference men’s basketball schedules for the 14-team league, including the list of dates and games for Coach Johnny Jones and

LSU softball adds Hoover for 2015

– Head coach Beth Torina and the LSU softball team have announced the addition of Carley Hoover to the Tigers roster for the 2015 season, joining the Purple and Gold after one year at Stanford University.

EBRSO looking for man who cashed fake payroll check

Detectives are looking for a black man who cashed fake checks at a convenience store.

Officials launch annual 'Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over' campaign

Law enforcement officials are gearing up for what is traditionally one of the deadliest weekends in our state.

Baker CATS stop receives shelter

CATS riders in Baker can now wait for the bus under a cool, shady covering on those hot summer days.