Local News

Nicholson Drive closed in St. Gabriel due to 18-wheeler accident

LA-30 (Nicholson) East and West is closed to traffic in St. Gabriel between Hwy-3115 and Hwy-74, due to an accident involving a tractor trailer.

Breaux Bridge man arrested after fleeing from police

A man has been arrested on various charges after leading Houma police on a chase.

Two suspects arrested for shooting at Opelousas gas station

 Two men have been arrested in conjunction with a shooting take took place in an Opelousas gas station parking lot during the early morning hours of October 7.

Bomb threat called into pharmacy

At around 10:30 a.m. a bomb threat was called into the Napoleonville Pharmacy, according to the Assumption Parish Sheriff's Office.

Man arrested on 20 counts of possessing child pornography

A Washington Parish man has been arrested and charged with 20 counts of possessing pornography involving juveniles, announced Louisiana Attorney General Buddy Caldwell.

Bailey Hidalgo named youngest Miss Louisiana Teen USA

 A 14 year old from Denham Springs is the new Miss Louisiana Teen. It's the first time someone in Louisiana so young has the crown. She'll now head to the Bahamas to represent the state in the Miss Teen USA Pageant.

Local catering company sends employees to help with Hurricane Sandy efforts

Almost 100 employees from a local catering company have headed to the northeast to assist with Hurricane Sandy efforts.

Former LSU Tigers QB Jefferson to head back to prison

 A judge has ruled former LSU Quarterback Jordan Jefferson has to head back to prison.

Man missing since 2008 linked to bones discovered in St. Amant

 Officials believe the bones discovered by hunters in St. Amant on Sunday belong to a man who was reported missing in 2008.

Governor Jindal goes to Abbeville

Some good news for Louisiana tonight out of Abbeville. That is where Governor Bobby Jindal was today.