Statewide News

Jindal still deciding on 2016

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal said Sunday it's still way too early to announce whether or not he's running for president in 2016.

Drunk driver arrested for causing crash that killed 1-year-old child

A 30-year-old man was arrested for DWI after he allegedly caused a crash that killed a 1-year-old child.

Former head coach of New Orleans Saints passes away

The New Orleans Saints mourn the passing of former head coach Bum Phillips at the age of 90 years old at his ranch in Goliad, Texas.

DHH awards $5.5 million to St. John the Baptist Parish for water system improvements

The Department of Health and Hospitals' Office of Public Health has awarded $5.5 million to the St. John the Baptist Waterworks Districts 1 and 2 through the State's Drinking Water Revolving Loan Fund Program (DWRLF).

Step-father arrested for incest, mother arrested for failing to report it to police

A 48-year-old man from Zachary was arrested for inappropriately touching his 7-year-old step-daughter. In addition, the child’s mother was arrested for failing to report the crime to police.

$14.6 million granted to Southeast Louisiana for disaster recovery

Today, U.S. Senator Mary L. Landrieu, D-La. chair of the Senate Homeland Security Appropriations Subcommittee, announced $14.6 million in disaster recovery grants for communities in Southeast Louisiana, including Houma, New Orleans and St.

Drunk driver causes head-on crash that shut down I-10 for nearly 12 hours

A drunk driver is to blame for a crash that shut down the Bonnet Carre Spillway for nearly half a day.

Police: Man forcibly fondles woman in public, says ‘what, you’re not into it?’

A 26-year-old man was arrested for forcible fondling after he allegedly reached up a woman’s skirt outside a nightclub.

Teen killed after Friday night ATV crash in Iberia Parish

A 13-year-old boy was killed after he crashed the ATV he was riding Friday night.

Remains of missing WWII marine from Louisiana identified

The remains of a Louisiana marine who went missing in action during WWII will be returned to his family.