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National Guard confirms two LA soldiers dead after helicopter crash

The Louisiana National Guard has confirmed two Soldiers involved in the UH-60M Black Hawk training accident crash are dead and have been recovered, March 12.

Search and rescue for missing servicemen transitions into recovery effort

 (CNN) -- Recovery workers have found the remains of some service members who were in Tuesday night's crash of an Army helicopter off the Florida Panhandle, Chief Mark Giuliano of the Eglin Air Force Base's fire department told rep

Jaguars-Cajuns baseball game moved to April 8

 The Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns baseball contest against Southern at Lee-Hines Field scheduled for today has been moved to Wednesday, April 8 at 6 p.m.

New Roads residents react to Jamie Croom's death

 The New Roads community is still in shock after the events that have transpired over the past month. First, New Roads resident Jamie Croom killed two people at a dive bar in town. Tuesday, he is accused of killing U.S.

Slain U.S. Marshal Josie Wells transported to Mississippi

Slain Deputy U.S. Marshal Josie Wells was transported back home to Mississippi Wednesday afternoon.

Jeff Kleinpeter announces retirement from dairy

Wednesday, Kleinpeter Farms Dairy announced the retirement of Jeff Kleinpeter who's been President and CEO. Sue Anne Kleinpeter Cox will take the helm. Cox has been with the company for 38 years. 

LA National Guard: This is a search and rescue mission

Adjutant General Glenn Curtis of the Louisiana National Guard says the search for seven Marines and four Louisiana National Guardsmen is on-going. He considers it a search and rescue mission. 

Autopsy reveals US Marshal died from gunshot wound to neck

East Baton Rouge Parish Coroner William "Beau" Clark, MD, says US Deputy Marshal Josie Wells died of Exsanguination due to gunshot wound of neck.

US Coast Guard aiding in search for downed helicopter

The Coast Guard and local agencies are searching for a downed military aircraft near Santa Rosa Sound, Florida, Wednesday.

Air Force Spokesman: 'We have found some human remains'

Seven Marines and four soldiers were missing early Wednesday following an Army helicopter crash in Florida, officials said.

Man accused of killing U.S. Marshal dies

East Baton Rouge Coroner Beau Clark confirmed Jamie Croom,  the man accused of killing Deputy U.S. Marshal Josie Wells, died early Wednesday morning. 

U.S. Marshal's Office, neighbors react to fatal shooting

"Once we have an opportunity to go head and sort out some of the facts, more of it will be divulged," said Kevin Harrison on the death of his fellow U.S. Marshal Josie Wells.

Soldier and his canine companion are honored at the Baker City Council

There's no love as uncontitional as a canine companion. Jared Heine and his dog Spike, are two American soldiers who embaked on a journey to Afghanistan. Spike is a trained labrador who was trained to sniff out bombs.

The Women's Basketball Team at Southern Gets Physical

In baskeball, the players have to deploy an arsenal of defensive and offensive strategy to beat the opposing team. However, in the game against Texas Southern, the Southern women's basketball team got in a all out war against the other players.

Merrydale Elementary receives new learning technology

Students from Merrydale Elementary School had a special visitor Tuesday. Supriya Jindal spent time with the students while they used their new classroom technology.