8 hrs ago
Man back in mental hospital after beheading disabled son
Six months after being found not guilty by reason of insanity in the beheading of his disabled 7-year-old son, 33-year-old Jeremiah Wright is back in Louisiana's forensic mental hospital.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Jefferson Parish School Board member sues election opponent to disqualify him from ballot
Etta Licciardi, a 10-year member of the Jefferson Parish School Board, filed a lawsuit Thursday to challenge the ballot qualifications of one of her three election opponents, i i Phillip Huskeyi i of Gretna.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Jefferson Parish School Board candidate Rickeem Jackson's residency is challenged in court
Provided by Rickeem Jackson and Mark Spears. Rickeem Jackson is running for the Jefferson Parish School Board's 2nd District seat.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Community News, Aug. 26, 2014
The Louisiana Society, Children of the American Revolution, held its summer workshop Aug. 1-2 at the Chennault Aviation and Military Museum in Monroe.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Rayville tax preparer allegedly cost tax payers $325,000 in fraudulent returns
Donald Ray Jackson, of 114 Spencer Street in Rayville, is accused of filing fraudulent income tax returns containing fabricated business losses.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
WAFB-TV Baton Rouge
Woman killed in W. Feliciana crash
A 7-year-old boy is dead and his 11-year-old sister injured after the children were shot while riding in a car on Prescott Road late Saturday night.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Continue reading a '
A judge Thursday lambasted a new state law that creates a "cooling-off period" in domestic violence cases, arguing state lawmakers - including four she dragged into court by appointing them to represent defendants - created an unworkable process.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
WAFB-TV Baton Rouge
Professional Bull Riders Chris Shivers Invitational canceled
Louisiana State Police said a man suspected of being impaired was flown to the hospital by helicopter after a head-on collision Wednesday night that caused the other vehicle to flip over.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Grand Jury takes no action in Club Shenanigans shooting death
An East Baton Rouge Parish grand jury took no action Wednesday against a man accused of killing Octavia Jackson outside Club Shenanigans in June 2013.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
Diamond Dac plays Scartop Blues Festival
DIAMOND Dac Charnley is a 100 per cent bluesman after a lifelong career with bands and as a solo performer.