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Video shows Opelousas' Mayor urging people to commit voter fraud

A controversial video was released yesterday involving Opelousas Mayor Donald Cravins Senior, a Democrat, encouraging people to commit voter fraud.

East Baton Rouge deputies take needy kids on shopping spree

The East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office partnered with local Target employees to give 20 local children a day they won’t forget.

Family protests murder charge of late St. John coach Juan Joseph

"They charged him with murder that he did not do. He was nowhere on the scene to do it."

New medical study to bring more options for lung cancer patients

It's the deadliest cancer in the United States. Lung cancer kills more than 150,000 people year. That's according to the most recent statistics from the Centers for Disease Control.

Landrieu, Cassidy spar in final Senate debate

Incumbent Sen. Mary Landrieu, a Democrat, and Republican challenger Rep. Bill Cassidy traded sharp allegations of personal misconduct in the final debate before the Louisiana Senate runoff, scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 6.

What does the Constable's Office do?

Do they really need those vehicles?

Convicted felon wanted for shoplifting, battery of police officer

Ascension Parish deputies are looking for a convicted felon who is wanted for shoplifting and battery of a police officer.

Authorities name suspect in Napoleonville shooting

Assumption Parish authorities say they have identified the man responsible for a shooting on November 24, 2014, that sent one man to the hospital.

Regional Healthcare owner pleds guilty to $2.5 million tax fraud

U.S Attorney Walt Green announced today that CHARLES A.

Audit: Department of Revenue and DHH mismanaging money

 Over the past year, DHH has had issues of mismanagement on both the federal and state level. One of the issues was exposing patients to unnecessary risks.

Man steals golf cart from St. Amant hunting camp

Ascension Parish deputies are looking for a white man who stole a golf cart and other items from a hunting camp in St. Amant. It happened on November 27, 2014, at a camp on Poirrier Road.

Amazon Smile makes it effortless to donate to your favorite charity

It's Cyber Monday, and one online retailer is making it easy for you to give back while stocking up for the holidays!

Firefighters investigating cause of house fire on Lassen Drive

Firefighters are investigating the cause of a house fire that caused about $17,000 in damages. The fire started around 12:45 p.m. on December 1, 2014, in the 4200 block of Lassen Drive.

Coast Guard medevacs survivors of vessel fire to BR General

The Coast Guard medevacked four people from a vessel fire 35 miles southwest of Grand Isle, Monday.

Unloaded gun found in student’s bookbag at Crestworth Middle School

The School Drug Task Force responded to a call today at approximately 12:30 p.m. to Crestworth Middle School, at 10650 Avenue F, in reference to an unloaded gun found in the bookbag of an 8th grade student.