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Sandbag locations throughout south Louisiana

Below is a list of sandbag locations. We will continue to update as information becomes available. Please check back with this page frequently. EBR Parish: Beginning Monday, August 27 at 2:00 p.m.

DWI suspicion leads to narcotics arrest

Thibodaux Chief of Police Scott Silverii announced the arrest of Donald Harry Jr., 40, for DWI (2nd), Possession of Marijuana, Possession of Cocaine, Simple Obstruction of a Highway of Commerce.

BRPD: Security guard shot man to death in self-defense outside of nightclub

UPDATE: The Baton Rouge Police Department reports that the victim of the shooting has been identified as Corey A. Kaufman, 32, of Baker.

Two charged citations for wreck that shut down I-10

Baton Rouge Police have told NBC33 News that two people have been issued citations in the wreck the caused part of I-10 to be closed for a day. That accident happened just before 4:00 a.m. on Wednesday morning.

Iberia mother arrested for death of her infant child

A woman from Iberia Parish was arrested and charged with Second-Degree murder following an investigation into the death of her 2-month-old child.

Update on Plaquemines Parish evacuation orders

At noon on Monday, August 27, 2012, a mandatory evacuation for the east bank of Plaquemines Parish has been called.

Price gouging law in effect following State of Emergency declaration

Attorney General Buddy Caldwell reminds citizens and businesses that Louisiana price gouging laws are in effect following the state of emergency declaration from Governor Bobby Jindal as a result of conditions created by Tropical Storm Isaac.

State of Emergency declared because of Isaac

At 9:00 a.m. on Sunday, Aug. 26, 2012, Plaquemines Parish President Billy Nungesser Declared a State of Emergency because of the threat of Tropical Storm Isaac.

Ragin Cajun Football Team Hits New Milestone

After weeks of practice the Ragin Cajuns hope all that hard work pays off when they take the field next week for their season opener. Yesterday, the football program hit a new milestone.

Texas Brine could have to shell out thousands of dollars

New information is resurfacing out of Assumption Parish Texas Brine the company being blamed for that sinkhole in assumption parish could have to shell out thousands.