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Brandon Lavergne psychiatric evaluation reveals shocking information

A recently released psychiatric evaluation performed on Brandon Lavergne reveals a history of reported sexual and physical abuse.

Call about loud music turns into hour long stand off with police

Thibodaux Police officers responded to simple nuisance call that turned into an hour long standoff with Police.

Raising Cane’s urges public to dine out to feed hungry kids

 Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers announced it will participate in this week’s national DINE OUT FOR NO KID HUNGRY campaign to raise funds to combat childhood hunger in America.

EBR magnet programs to hold community meetings regarding grant program

 Parents, community leaders and business stakeholders are invited to attend a series of meetings and share input on planning Magnet Programs for three East Baton Rouge Parish School System schools.

Man shot multiple times after being forced into a vehicle

 A Baton Rouge man is recovering in the hospital this morning after being shot.

Win big with the Saints while helping those impacted by Isaac

 Want to help those impacted by Hurricane Isaac and possibly win an all-expense paid suite and field passes to watch the Saints take on the Kansas City Chiefs? Of course you do!

Armed robbers tie up employees, get away with cash from business

Three employees at a business in Iberia Parish were tied up and robbed at gunpoint.

Prepare homes from termites post Isaac

Louisiana Agriculture and Forestry (LDAF) Commissioner Mike Strain, D.V.M., is urging builders and homeowners to take steps to prevent the spread of termites as they rebuild and remodel after Hurricane Isaac.

Convicted felon loses bag of cocaine from his shoe, finds a spot in jail

 A Eunice man learned that it’s probably not a good idea to bring your illegal drugs and gun when you’re out running errands around town.

Southern Jaguars Headcoach "sacked"

Les than 24 hours after a historic loss in their home opener the Southern Jaguars are parting ways with head coach Stump Mitchell.