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Gov. Jindal announces $24.7B budget proposal

Governor Bobby Jindal is preparing to offer the legislature a $24.7 billion budget. He revealed a handful of details about the plan Thursday, but refused to get into too many specifics.

Morgan City man arrested for possession of child pornography

This week, Detectives with Louisiana State Police, assisted by St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office, arrested a Morgan City man for possession of child pornography.

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LOCATED: Runaway teen missing since November located in Eunice

UPDATE: Sheriff Daniel Edwards reports the missing 16 year old Quanesha Sims of Independence has been located. Sheriff Edwards was notified today that Sims was located in Eunice, La. and is reported to be in good health.

Planet Radio wants to overrun downtown Lafayette with ‘Harlem Shake’

The “Harlem Shake” is the latest social media-driven trend that sweeping the nation. Now, Planet Radio is asking everyone to come out and shake for the camera.

Deadline extended a fourth time for Isaac-related flood insurance claims in Louisiana

Louisiana property owners with flood insurance policies whose homes or other structures were damaged during Hurricane Isaac have an additional 60 days to file claims for their flood-related losses.

Arrest: 13 vehicles damaged, several injured by broken concrete thrown off overpass onto I-10

A 19-year-old was arrested for allegedly throwing large pieces of broken concrete off an overpass, onto passing vehicles on I-10.

Body of missing Baton Rouge firefighter located in St. Martin Parish

A 22 day search for a missing Baton Rouge firefighter officially ended today.

Victim turned suspect: Teen forces lockdown with false claim of gunman

A Lafayette teen was arrested after he allegedly stole a telephone, then called 911 when the victim tried to confront him.

Louisiana residents missing out on $250M in tax rebates

If you own a home or any other type of property, odds are, there's unclaimed money waiting for you. More than $250 million is available through the state's "citizens assessment" program.