Local News

Tax deadlines extended for Hurricane Isaac Victims

The Louisiana Department of Revenue is granting filing and payment extensions to taxpayers whose homes, principal place of business or critical tax records are in the following parishes affected by Hurricane Isaac: Ascension, Assumption, East B

Thief snags energy drinks, performance enhancing pills from local convenience stores

 Baton Rouge Police are attempting to identify the suspect in the photo above. This suspect is accused of committing several thefts at various Circle K locations throughout the city.

Piccadilly CEO: We had no other choice but to file for Chapter 11

 Piccadilly is known for its cafeteria-style comfort food. However, the Baton Rouge-based business had to make the rather uncomfortable decision to file for Chapter 11 of the federal bankruptcy code.

Do you recognize this robber?

Shreveport Police investigators need assistance in identifying a man who robbed the Circle K at Southfield and Youree on on Sunday.

Iberia Parish deputies arrest man in home invasion

Iberia Parish Deputies have arrested a second suspect in a home invasion that happened in the 400 block of Charles Street last Wednesday. Detectives say they arrested 25 year old Isaac Williams of New Iberia

Vitter on list of twelve most corrupt members of congress according to Washington DC based watchdog group

A Washington DC based watchdog group has named Louisiana Senator David Vitter as one of the twelve most corrupt members of Congress but it is not the senator's first apperance on the list.

125 more jobs to come to Acadiana

Good news for Acadiana tonight as 125 more jobs will be coming to the area.

True Blood couple expecting twins

"True Blood" stars Anna Paquin and Stephen Moyer are welcoming twins. A representative for Paquin says the babies were born a few weeks early but are in good health. 

Pit bull shot by New Orleans Police Officer

Tonight a pit bull is being treated for gunshot wounds, and the dog's owner feels betrayed by the NOPD.

Forum Energy announce new $19 million facility in St. Martin Parish

 Today, Governor Bobby Jindal and Forum Energy Technologies CEO Cris Gaut announced the company’s plans to build a new 150,000-square-foot facility in St.