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Volunteers clean, repair damage at Odell S. Williams Museum

Volunteers spent Wednesday afternoon day cleaning up the past, so it can help teach future generations.

Spanish Moon bar, venue to go smoke-free

Managers at Spanish Moon want to clear the air about their business. Starting next week, the decades-old bar will go smoke-free, joining a movement that is sweeping south Louisiana.

Jordan twins stand out among Tigers for unique look and playing style

LSU brought in the top-ranked recruiting class in the country to join the 2015 team. It includes a pair of players from Lake Charles who are making quite an impression, both for their skills and for their looks.

EBR Court graduates new class of child advocates

Every house is not a home. Hundreds of children are in danger of being abused or neglected in Louisiana.

'Helping Christian Arvel' page set up to aid homeless man

After learning about Christian Arvel, the homeless man who lives behind an abandoned gas station in Mid City, many of you reached out to help.

LSU's 'Bone Lady' retires after 30 years

Mary Manhein has dedicated her life to bringing closure to local families.

Advocates hope conference changes Deaf Child Bill of Rights

People from around the state are coming to town this weekend to speak up for students who often cannot speak up for themselves.

How your Facebook comments helped a local homeless man

The story of Christian Arvel continues. After our broadcast last night, people from all over Louisiana and all over the nation took to social media. In short, your voices were heard.

Mid-City residents at odds with business owners over homeless man

This is the strange story of Christian Arvel. Christian is homeless, so he built himself a shelter behind an abandoned gas station on the corner of Government Street and Lovers Lane.

Denham Springs remembers Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

The morning started at the L.M. Lockhart Center in Denham Springs. People of all ages came together, formed up and with a police escort they marched.

Former LSU baseball players give back to fight cancer

 The LSU Baseball Team is gearing up for the 2015 season, but some former players hit the diamond again for a good cause.

Local amputee shows others how to regain their lives

Getting back on your feet after a setback can be tough. Getting back on your feet after your legs get amputated takes a lot of determination.

Husband hopes to keep wife's memory alive with cancer journal

"Another decision was made tonight too, bye, bye hair, hello tears. It was an emotional departure, but I know it will get better in time," Kenan Irving read.

Dangerous curve on LA 447 gets new warning signs

There is still debris spread all over the curve on LA 447 that claimed five lives over the last month. For the most part, it looks the same. There are only a few things that are different.

Runnels student to play harp at Carnegie Hall

It takes passion, dedication and determination. Those are all things Rachel Yura has.