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Governor Edwards And Wife To Try And Have A Baby Starting In October

He is getting ready to turn eighty five year's old but former Governor Edwin Edwards says he's wants another chid.

Officials Keeping Close Eye On Massive Sinkhole In Bayou Corne

Officials in Bayou Corne are keeping a close eye on a massive sinkhole. The three hundred and fifty foot hole doesn't look like it has grown since it first appeared Friday morning.

Acadiana Copper Thief Caught

An Acadiana copper thief has been caught.   The St. Landry Sheriff's Office says Walter Clyde Ryder was booked on theft charges in the Melville area.

Two Day Mikey Open Golf Tournament Takes Place In Lafayette

There is nothing like a day on the golf course.  Here in South Louisiana a nice golf course isn't hard to find which means finding a great tournament-is just as easy. 

UL Football Team Holds Media Day At UL Lafayette

They are just a few weeks away from their first game of the season and the Rajin' Cajuns are rarin' to go. Today was Media Day for the UL football team.

Back-to-school week in south Louisiana!

Well it's back-to-school week all across south Louisiana. While kids in St. Helena Parish went back to school today, most everyone else will be in class by the end of the week.

VIDEO INCLUDED: Kilgore police searching for cross-dressing robber

 Kilgore Police are investigating an aggravated robbery which occurred Saturday, August 4, 2012.

Bayou Classic launches new fan-focused website

 The Bayou Classic team unveiled a new website today in anticipation of this year’s series of events starting Thursday, November 22, 2012.

Woman charged with prostitution after gunfire erupts in alleyway

A Shreveport woman is booked for prostitution after gunfire interrupted in an alleyway meeting.

Victim of Tigerland shooting dies; suspect charges upgraded to first-degree murder

The victim who was shot in the head during a robbery at his home in the Tigerland area died over the weekend.