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Man arrested for riding a horse into Cowboys Nightclub, lassoing customer

Just after midnight Wednesday morning, Scott, LA Police were called to Cowboy’s nightclub where a man was riding his horse inside the bar.

CVS to enforce selling restrictions on nail polish remover; contains meth-making ingredient

Drugstore CVS is starting a nationwide policy on restricting the purchase of nail polish remover.

Troopers recover 690 pounds of marijuana during traffic stop in St. Martin Parish

A Texas man is in jail and over 690 pounds of marijuana are off the streets following a traffic stop on Interstate 10 east of Breaux Bridge.

Private schools around Acadiana already back into the routine

School starts for Lafayette public schools tomorrow, but the private schools around Acadiana have already finished their second day.  Teurlings Catholic High has the largest freshman class they have ever seen with 208 students, kicking off

Accused serial killer has ties to Louisiana; FBI releases timeline, asks for help from the public

The FBI is seeking the public’s help regarding the investigation of a serial killer.

Hunter education classes offered at the St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office

The St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office will be offering Hunter Education Classes in September and October on the following dates: September 28, 2013 from 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. & September 29, 2013 from 8:00-11:00 a.m.

Back to school means possibility of bullying: Tips for protection

Compared to all of the things kids can become involved in this day and age, bullying behavior might seem to be insignificant. But, it isn't. More than 160,000 kids skip school every day because of bullying.

ROAD CLOSURE: I-10 eastbound on-ramp at Butte LaRose closed for several hours

Effective immediately, the I-10 eastbound on-ramp, at Butte LaRose, will have intermittent closures in order for crews to perform maintenance on the Atchafalaya Basin Bridge.  

Singer highlights struggle of Bayou Corne community

One woman in Bayou Corne is using her voice to help lift the spirits of a community struggling to stay strong since a massive sinkhole formed last August.

Lake Charles teen gains football dream from Louisiana State Police ‘Grant a Wish’ program

A Lake Charles teen gained a wish come true from State Police today. He’s going to get a chance to attend a practice with the Denver Broncos and meet his idol, Peyton Manning.