Local News

7-month-old Waco baby in critical condition following drive-by shooting

A Waco baby is in critical condition, after undergoing surgery for a gunshot wound to the head.

Teen filmmaker to debut new movie

A 16-year-old filmmaker from Baton Rouge is catching his biggest break yet this weekend.

Family speaks out after finding kitten hanged in their yard

Jarriet Boatner and his daughter Sandra Johnson woke Sunday morning to a gruesome sight.

Purse snatcher drags 66-year-old across Horseshoe casino's floor

A woman was violently dragged during a Bossier City purse snatching at a local casino back on September 28.

Man arrested for making threatening call that shut down Thibodaux schools, government buildings

 A man was arrested this evening for allegedly calling in a threat that shut down government buildings and schools in the Thibodaux area.

Zachary Elementary School aids school affected by Hurricane Issac

Hard work is paying off for students at Zachary Elementary School.

Tony Chachere’s to launch 'Bold Seasoning'

Tony Chachere’s to Launch “Bold” Seasoning Louisiana will be the launch site for Tony Chachere’s newest product—Bold Seasoning, says President and CEO Don Chachere.

Father, son arrested for attacking deputy, biting his face

A chaotic scene unfolded over the weekend at an IHOP restaurant in Terrebonne Parish that led to the arrest of a father and his son. Several people were attacked, including a deputy who was bitten on his face.

GRAPHIC WARNING: Cat found hanging from noose, family suspects hate crime

 A disturbing investigation has been launched in East Feliciana after an elderly man woke up Sunday morning to find that someone had killed and strung up his 6-month-old cat, leaving it hanging from a noose in his front yard.

Festivals Acadiens this weekend

This weekend is the 38th annual Festivals Acadiens et Creoles in Girard Park. Over 50 Cajun and Zydeco bands will play there, and there will be arts and crafts, and of course great food!