SHREVEPORT - About 158,000 gallons of asphalt that was being transferred from a damaged storage tank ignited at a Shreveport refinery.
The accident happened Thursday afternoon at the Calumet Specialty Product
LAFAYETTE - This Christmas season head University of Lafayette football coach Ricky Bustle is doing his part to spread Christmas cheer.
Bustle teamed up with the Barnes and Noble Holiday Book Drive to give the gift of literacy.
Workers at Barne
EUNICE - 3 Eunice police officers have been indicted on police brutality charges.
The Advertiser reports the charges stem from two separate arrests.
If convicted, the men face up to five years in prison each.
Baton Rouge - The head football coach of Southern University Pete Richardson, was fired Monday along with most of his staff.
Richardson coached at the school for 17 years and compiled an overall record of 134-62.
Richardson finished this season
BATON ROUGE - Five are dead and seven remain in critical condition after a minivan flipped over on I-10 near Baton Rouge Saturday.
Officials say the van was likely overweight and not designed to carry so many people.
LAFAYETTE - A local family of a seven month old who died in May in a stork craft crib, has filed a federal lawsuit.
Officials say the lawsuit alleges the baby was trapped between the mattress and the crib's railing.
UNDATED - A turkey has been spared this Thanksgiving.
Jerry the turkey would have been slaughtered because of his cataracts.
However, a woman in Massachusettes has saved him and is planning to pay for his surgery.