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Ragin Cajun to battle it out against Arkansas State

The Ragin Cajuns take the field tonight. The game will be televised nationally on ESPN 2.  

Crestworth students excited to move back into own school

After spending the first part of the school year on another campus, students from Crestworth Learning Academy felt relief and excitement about moving back into their renovated building.

Deputies: Man stabs pregnant woman, kills fetus

Officials confirm that a pregnant woman was stabbed and her fetus was killed a few hours ago.

Plaquemine man arrested for shooting at Iberville nightclub

A man was arrested for a shooting that happened on over the weekend at a night club located in Iberville.

Opelousas Police arrest suspect for writing illegal prescriptions

 An Opelousas man has been arresed for attempting to fill multiple fake prescriptions.

Early voting for November election in Louisiana

Early voting for the November election starts tomorrow, Tuesday, Oct. 23, across the state.

Coaches suspended due to excessive rant at youth football game

An investigation sparked by a halftime rant that was caught video has resulted in the suspension and probation of two youth league football coaches.

Burn victim to have first surgery, community rallies in support

 A woman attacked and burned in Winnsboro, La is still fighting for her life, and her story has sparked an outcry from not only her community, but those reading about it online as well.

23-year-old man caught sneaking in to be with teen girl

A 23-year-old man was found hiding in the closet of a teenage girl by her parents. After being arrested, he allegedly tried to escape from the Opelousas Jail.

Unnecessary roughness: Halftime rant prompts investigation from youth sports league

Many would say they expect a football coach to be tough on his players. However, an investigation has been launched against two coaches because some say their behavior went too far.