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Sheriff seeking information about missing teen from Albany

Detectives in the Juvenile Division of the Livingston Parish Sheriff’s Office are looking for Jessi Stafford, 16, of Dora Loraine Lane in Albany. The teen was last seen on June 24, 2012 at her home.

Albany Teen Missing Since June 24th

Sixteen year old Jessi Stafford was last seen June the 24th at her home in Albany. Staffords family says Jessi has run away before but never for this long.

Lafayette Chosen To Be Part Of The US Ignite Bandwith Program

Lafayette is one of twenty five cities across the country that was chosen to be a part of the the us ignite bandwidth program as a living lab for health innovation.

Swat team called out after man refuses to evacuate after being served eviction notice

he Assumption Parish Swat Team had to be called in this morning after a man refused to vacate his home upon being served an eviction notice.

Sheriff: Family members had to restrain man after he stabbed his roommate in the back

A Lafayette man is accused of stabbing his roommate in the back on Sunday. We’re told that family members had to hold the man down as they waited for help.

Slidell mother accused of stabbing her son's girlfriend to death

A mother is behind bars for allegedly stabbing her son’s girlfriend to death while the victim’s two children were sleeping in the other room.

Lafayette Wants To Keep Gambling Out Of Parish

Lafayette wants to keep gambling out of the Parish.   The Lafayette Chamber Of Commerce since the nineties has chosen not to bring casinos into the hub city.

Alleged Mickey Shunick Kidnapper Treated At Hospital When Mickey Shunick Was Kidnapped

33 year old Brandon Lavergne was treated at a hospital for stab wounds on may the 19th  the day Mickey went missing.

Brees To Stay In New Orleans

Nothing unlucky about this Friday the 13th if you're a New Orleans Saints fan.   Drew Brees will stay in the black and gold for another five years.

Arrest made in 3 year old robbery case

Ascension Parish Chief Criminal Deputy Tony Bacala reports an arrest has been made on a 3 year old robbery case.