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Problem Gambling Awareness week brings attention to addiction resources

Problem gambling is one of Louisiana's most serious health issues. It affects not only the addict; it affects that person's family, friends, co-workers and society as a whole.

Duson man killed in single-vehicle crash

A 54-year-old man died in a single-vehicle crash last night.

Bar fight leads to man’s death, second-degree murder arrest

A man died due to injuries he sustained in a fight that started in a Lafayette bar on Sunday evening.

Coffee and Comfort Giveaway

Need your coffee fix in the morning? Tossing and turning all night because of that lumpy mattress? Then you need to enter Fox 15's Coffee and Comfort Giveaway. Every weekday we are giving away $20 dollar giftcards to Starbucks.

FOX 15 Crawfish, iPad Winner 3/1

Thank you to all that entered. Stick around we are going to have contests all year long. Thanks to our sponsors Louisiana Crawfish Time and Greg Tilley's Manufactured Housing.

FEMA awards $3M to Louisiana Department of Transportation for Hurricane Isaac recovery

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development will receive a $3 million federal grant to reimburse the costs it incurred clearing debris, including boats, from public roads after Hurricane Isaac, the Federal Emergency Management Ag

Shreveport coach accused of 2-year sexual relationship with student

Police arrested a Shreveport coach Friday morning for alleged sexual conduct with a student.

Gov. Jindal announces Legislative proposal to eliminate boards, commissions

Governor Bobby Jindal announced a legislative proposal to eliminate numerous state boards and commissions that are inactive, can be absorbed by other existing boards or agencies, or have fulfilled their original mission.

Custom lambo sees no mercy in Cajun Country, flashes in Tiger town

One man's purple and gold tiger striped Lamborghini is getting a lot of attention and he's even catching some heat.

Hornets F/C Jason Smith to miss remainder of season due to injury

New Orleans Hornets Senior Vice President of Basketball Operations/General Manager Dell Demps announced today that F/C Jason Smith will miss the remainder of the season with a torn labrum in his right shoulder.