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Opelousas criminal arrested for stealing gun and car

Opelousas Police have arrested a man they say broke into a home, stole a gun and then stole their car to get away. 19 year old Jamez Brown admitted to firing two gun shots through the door to get inside.

Search for bomb caller being investigated

The search for a bomb switches to a search for a caller.  Just last Friday three other campuses across the country had bomb threats called in and were also evacuated.

Experts believe Louisiana can avoid trend, costs of rising obesity

A new study shows that Louisiana's waistline is growing, and that it won't slim down any time soon.

Woman injured after gunman fired several shots at her home

A woman was shot Monday night in Iberia Parish after someone fired a gun several times at her home.

Scott Police identify, seeking suspect for cold armed robbery case

On February 12, 2011, Scott City Police were dispatched to a robbery of the Family Dollar Store.

Hurricane Isaac costs Entergy up to $500-million

Entergy reports that Hurricane Isaac cost them between $400 to $500-million. That includes about $80 million in the Baton Rouge area.

Man arrested for burglary in progress

 A Lake Charles man has been arrested for stealing tools out of a homeowner's shed.

Texas man accused of pawning items in Louisiana to fund gambling addiction

 A Texas man with an alleged gambling addiction was arrested and booked in a Louisiana prison.

LDWF Agents Seize 51 Teal on Catahoula Lake

Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Enforcement Division agents cited eight men for allegedly possessing over the limit of migratory game birds on Catahoula Lake in LaSalle Parish on September 15 and 16.

Keep Louisiana Beautiful calls for award submissions

 Keep Louisiana Beautiful, the state's non-profit organization dedicated to litter prevention and waste reduction, is calling on Louisiana residents to help nominate exemplary groups and individuals whose efforts help to keep Louisiana