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More land collapses into Bayou Corne sinkhole

 Assumption Parish emergency officials have released a new picture today, showing the latest changes to the size of the sinkhole.

Decision 2012 set for November 6th

 Decision 2012 is set for November 6th.  If election day is anything like early voting this year next Tuesday is gonna be a busy day. 

New photo of sinkhole released

Assumption Parish emergency officials have released a new photo, today, showing the latest changes to the size of the sinkhole.  That is where a huge chunk collapsed in the hole yesterday 20 feet by 80 feet in fact.

New York gets wrath of storm

President Obama joined Governor Chris Christie on a tour of storm ravaged New Jersey Wednesday afternoon. 

Illegal drugs worth over $25,000 recovered from suspect's vehicle

 On Oct. 28, Troopers and Narcotics Investigators from Louisiana State Police arrested Bernard Forrest, 32, of Angie, La.

Jordan Jefferson released from prison

Former LSU football star Jordan Jefferson is being released from parish prison on supervised probation.

Exciting announcement for travelers from Louisianas DOTD

There is an exciting announcement for travelers from Louisiana's Department Of Transportation And Development today.

Fists fly at Halloween party: Woman arrested for renting facility for teens, allowing alcohol

A woman was issued a misdemeanor summons after she was deemed responsible for a high school party that got out of control.

Illegal alien arrested for allegedly beating, raping 72-year-old woman

An illegal alien was arrested for allegedly raping a 72-year-old woman.

Mother still grieving after son's remains are identifed in St. Amant

When word spread through St. Amant monday that two hunters had stumbled across human remains, Christine Alexis says she knew almost instinctively it was her son, Robert.