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Louisiana State Officials trying to decide how best to collect nearly a billion and a half dollars people owe them

Louisiana State officials are trying to decide how best to collect nearly a billion and a half dollars people owe them. The money comes from unpaid fines and fees, state services and medical bills.

LSU students react as they return to campus after bomb threat evacuation

According to the EBR Sheriff's department students are starting to be let back in to residential housing.

Memorial held for Mickey Shunick

Friends and family still mourning Mickey Shunick had a chance to honor her life. A concert and public bike ride was held Saturday, September 29th at "Parc International" in Lafayette.

Brandon Lavergne psychiatric evaluation reveals shocking information

A recently released psychiatric evaluation performed on Brandon Lavergne reveals a history of reported sexual and physical abuse.

Call about loud music turns into hour long stand off with police

Thibodaux Police officers responded to simple nuisance call that turned into an hour long standoff with Police.

Raising Cane’s urges public to dine out to feed hungry kids

 Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers announced it will participate in this week’s national DINE OUT FOR NO KID HUNGRY campaign to raise funds to combat childhood hunger in America.

EBR magnet programs to hold community meetings regarding grant program

 Parents, community leaders and business stakeholders are invited to attend a series of meetings and share input on planning Magnet Programs for three East Baton Rouge Parish School System schools.

Man shot multiple times after being forced into a vehicle

 A Baton Rouge man is recovering in the hospital this morning after being shot.

Win big with the Saints while helping those impacted by Isaac

 Want to help those impacted by Hurricane Isaac and possibly win an all-expense paid suite and field passes to watch the Saints take on the Kansas City Chiefs? Of course you do!

Armed robbers tie up employees, get away with cash from business

Three employees at a business in Iberia Parish were tied up and robbed at gunpoint.