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Hornets summer league wrap-up

The Hornets finished NBA Summer League play at 1-4 this summer in Las Vegas. The team was led in scoring (14.0 ppg) and rebounding (7.2 rpg) by Lance Thomas while Austin Rivers paced the team in assists (3.5 apg).

Police: Ex boyfriend tried to attack woman with electric skillet

A woman was reportedly running down the street barefoot because her ex boyfriend broke into her house, tried to attack her, then ran after her when she tried to get away.

Law enforcement searching for accused murderer

Shreveport police have issued an arrested for warrant for the man they believe shot and killed a local woman last week.

Denham Springs city council member arrested, community concerned

 A Denham Springs city council member is out on bond. Louisiana State Police arrested council member Christopher Davis on several charges including DWI.

Free entertainment industry workshop to be held at Mardi Gras World

As the entertainment industry continues to grow in Louisiana, so too do the opportunities to gain inside knowledge and learn about the latest and greatest gadgets that make it all possible.

Familiar faces reel in win at the Louisiana Saltwater Series Tournament in Slidell

This weekend’s top prize at the Louisiana Saltwater Series tournament in Slidell was claimed by the familiar team of brothers Joe and John Barcelona, taking home $2650 in prize money, bringing their 2012 grand total to nearly $6,000.

Email scam claims to be from Pointe Coupee Parish schools

 If you’ve received an email claiming that you’ve been selected to win a $1,000 gift certificate as a sign of appreciation from the Pointe Coupee school system, report it immediately to the Sheriff’s Office; it’s a

Olympic Pole Dancing?

(WGNO) When the Olympic games start on Friday, you can see all kinds of athletes in all kinds of sports, but pole dancing?

Louisiana students excel in national writing contest

 Two Louisiana students earned national recognition in the 2012 Letters About Literature writing competition.

EBRSO looking for vehicle burglar

East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Detectives are investigating several vehicle burglaries in the Greenwell Springs Rd area. Detectives obtained a photograph of the suspect during one of the vehicle burglaries.