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31 new cases of West Nile Virus found in Louisiana

The Department Of Health And Hospitals has confirmed thirty one new human cases of the West Nile Virus bringing the Louisiana total to one hundrend seventy six.

10th death in Louisiana linked to West Nile Virus, 175 infections for 2012

Another person in Louisiana has died from the West Nile virus making the total for the state 10 for the year.

Shooting victim knocks on random door asking for help

 Imagine getting a knock on the door and a plea for help from someone who had been shot. That’s what happened to one woman in New Iberia over the weekend.

Fire station goes up in smoke due to electrical malfunction

 A fire station in Slidell was damaged by a fire Saturday. Authorities with the St. Tammany Fire Department said a firefighter heard a popping noise in the engine room at Station 14 and quickly called for help.

Jefferson Highway to experience closures starting Monday

Eastbound LA 73 (Jefferson Highway) will have intermittent closures of the outside lane between the intersection with Palm Park Lane and the intersection with Essen Lane from 7:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m.

Tulane football player fractures spine in game at Tulsa

A Tulane University football player was hospitalized after fracturing his spine during a game Saturday, leaving him motionless on the field, a team doctor said.

Baton Rouge teen charged in stabbing murder in Tigerland

 A teen is behind bars, accused of killing a neighbor after an argument.

Hurricane Isaac looting victims come forward

 New Orleans Police are investigating several cases of looting that occurred during Hurricane Isaac. Jerome Nearly is pounding the pavement and getting the word about a cash reward.

Vehicle gone airborne in crash flips on top of passing vehicle, kills elderly couple

 An elderly couple were killed in a crash yesterday afternoon and Troopers believe the driver who caused it was speeding.

Three shot in Lafayette, police seeking suspects

Three people are in the hospital after an early morning shooting in Lafayette.