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Community continues to rally behind Bonnie Kate Pourciau

With her infectious smile and warm personality you would never guess that Bonnie Kate Pourciau was recently lying in a hospital bed, suffering from a gunshot wound.

Former North Caddo HS teacher charged with stealing $9,000 in metal

A former North Caddo High School teacher was taken into custody Thursday for stealing school materials.

Shreveport PD nabs alleged hotel robbers

Authorities have arrested two men accused of robbing a woman at gunpoint at a west Shreveport hotel early this morning.

Coast Guard confirms oil sheen near Deepwater Horizon site is from Macondo well

 A sheen of oil that was spotted near the site of the Deepwater Horizon rig has been directly linked to the Macondo well, according to the U.S. Coast Guard.

Houma woman arrested for stabbing her boyfriend during an argument

A 44-year-old woman was arrested in Houma this afternoon after she allegedly stabbed her boyfriend in the arm during an argument.

Annual Gumbo Cook Off kicks off

The annual Gumbo Cook Off kicked off today in Downtown Lafayette at Parc International for the past 22 years, the Realtor Association Of Acadiana has put on the cook off with 27 teams cooking their own special blend of gumbo with all proce

Bouvay pleads not guilty in LSU bomb threat in district court

Just a day after a not guilty plea on federal charges, the man accused of calling in a bomb threat to LSU also pled not guilty in district court.  42 year old William Bouvay junior was charged with communicating false information

UL making big changes thought up by student body

After the students of UL approved the master plan referendum, Student Government and Administration have major agendas to set to get the ball rolling on many of the ideas thought up mostly by the student body.

Suspicious fatality victim identified

We have an update on the story about the investigation of a suspicious death on Sunday night on the 200 block of Ike B street.

Baton Rouge Airport launches 'Thanks Again' rewards program

Earning additional frequent traveler miles for every dollar spent for parking, shopping or dining at the Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport (BTR) is now possible.