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Local catering company sends employees to help with Hurricane Sandy efforts

Almost 100 employees from a local catering company have headed to the northeast to assist with Hurricane Sandy efforts.

Former LSU Tigers QB Jefferson to head back to prison

 A judge has ruled former LSU Quarterback Jordan Jefferson has to head back to prison.

Man missing since 2008 linked to bones discovered in St. Amant

 Officials believe the bones discovered by hunters in St. Amant on Sunday belong to a man who was reported missing in 2008.

Governor Jindal goes to Abbeville

Some good news for Louisiana tonight out of Abbeville. That is where Governor Bobby Jindal was today.

Teen arrested for murder of college student in New Orleans

 A teen from New Orleans was arrested on Friday, Oct. 26 for allegedly opening fire on a college student while he sat in his car.

Ponchatoula woman dies in early morning fire at mobile home

 A woman died over the weekend in an early morning fire at her home in Ponchatoula. Investigators say that although her home was equipped with smoke detectors, none had batteries in them.

Deer camp vandals cause $100K in damages over past 2 years

The Bossier Sheriff’s Office and Bossier Crime Stoppers is asking the public’s help in finding the person(s) responsible for causing nearly $100,000 in damages to various deer camp sites in northern Bossier Parish over the past two

Police: Convicted felon pulls a knife on his girlfriend, threatens to kill officers

 A convicted felon with outstanding warrants was arrested over the weekend after he allegedly pulled a knife of his girlfriend, ran from police, and then threatened to kill officers after he got out of jail.

New Iberia teen killed in crash while riding his bike in Jeanerette

A 17-year-old was killed in Iberia Parish on Saturday after he was hit by a car.

Gas tank bandit busted in Jennings, more arrests expected

Police in Jennings are investigating a rash of gas thefts. Although they’ve arrested one man already, they believe that more people were involved.