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Jindal signs bill to allow deduction of gambling winnings for Child Support

On Tuesday Governor Jindal announced that he signed HB 236, written by Rep.

Police find dead man after shooting on Brice St.

Baton Rouge Police are investigating the shooting death of an unidentified black male who was found inside of a vacant house at 242 Brice St around noon Tuesday. Police were called to the scene when neighbors heard the shooting.

Deputy catches Tickfaw man preparing drugs in car

Michael Wayne Elliot, 28, of Tickfaw, was arrested Monday on numerous drug charges after being caught in the act of trying to inject himself with an illegal narcotic.

BRPD looking for 2 Circle K robbery suspects

Baton Rouge Police are investigating the armed robbery of the Circle K, at 3375 Perkins Rd that occurred around 12:41 a.m. this morning.

Gonzales mayor prepares to veto new budget proposal

The Gonzales City Council presented a budget that is just as controversial as the last one. The city has operated without a budget for three weeks, but it could be a lot longer before it has a spending plan in place.

The Bluffs Golf Resort to host Arrowhead Junior at The Bluffs, June 30-July 3

The American Junior Golf Association will return to the St. Francisville, Louisiana, for the second year in a row when The Bluffs Golf Resort hosts 96 players for the Arrowhead Junior at The Bluffs, June 30-July 3.

Kickoff for LSU vs. Texas A&M game on Thanksgiving set for 6:30 p.m. on ESPN

LSU’s 2014 regular-season finale against Texas A&M on Thanksgiving in College Station will kickoff at 6:30 p.m. and will be televised on ESPN, the league office and the network announced on Monday.

Napoleonville woman arrested on traffic and drug charges

Tammy Lucas, 38, of Napoleonville, is in jail on several traffic and drug charges, according to the Assumption Parish Sheriff’s Office.

BRCC begins new 'women in welding' course

"For anyone saying women can't do it, I say shame on them. Women can do everything that men can do!"

Fighting the Bite

(Ascension Parish)- They swarm, they bite, they carry diseases and for most people-- they're just plain annoying.

UPDATE: Kidnapped woman, ex-boyfriend found in Gulfport, MS

UPDATE: Rodriguez and James were located in Gulfport, Mississippi by local authorities. Rodrigue is in custody for warrants through EBRSO for aggravated burglary, false imprisonment and kidnapping. James is in good health.

BRPD investigates armed robbery of Dollar General on Government St.

Baton Rouge Police Detectives are investigating an armed robbery of the Dollar General Store on Government Street, which happened on Sunday June 22, 2014 around 8:50 p.m.

BR man dies in Scotlandville shooting, police still investigating

Baton Rouge Police are investigating the shooting death of 34-year-old Jonathan Carter.

Lafayette Councilmen speak out against the arson in their districts

LAFAYETTE, LA. (KADN) — Over this week we have brought you extensive coverage of the arson fires in Upper Lafayette. Eight houses, one of which was under construction, were set on fire.

2 men die in apparent drowning on the Upper Amite

Two 26-year-old men were found dead Sunday evening in the Amite River near Watson.