AMITE, La. (AP) — A Louisiana high school sophomore has died after a football practice held late to avoid summer heat. Amite Police Chief Jerry
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A 22-year-old Louisiana man has been arrested in connection with three apparently random shooting deaths in a New Orleans suburb.
NATCHEZ, Miss. (AP) — Academy Award Winner Allison Janney will take the stage at a Mississippi theater in a fundraiser for the venue’s restoration project.
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Donald “Doc” Hines, a physician who led the Louisiana Senate as president from 2004 to 2008, has died at age
BILOXI, Miss. (AP) — Shrimping in Mississippi waters opens Thursday. The Mississippi Commission on Marine Resources has set the opening date of the 2019-2020 shrimp
ALEXANDRIA, La. (AP) — A former Louisiana prison warden and his ex-wife have been sentenced to prison for their roles in a corruption scheme. The
Gov. John Bel Edwards said Tuesday that he’s not concerned about losing support among his party’s voters in Louisiana because of a strict abortion ban he signed into law .
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana never had sizable sums set aside to pay for plans to replace thousands of voting machines. But the state
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Gov. John Bel Edwards, the only Democratic governor in the Deep South, says he’s not concerned about losing support among
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Gov. John Bel Edwards has signed Louisiana’s $30 billion operating budget at an elementary school where he hailed the first
LULING, La. (AP) — Police say a Louisiana deputy trying to remove an alligator from a backyard has been bitten by the animal. NOLA.com /
HAUGHTON, La. (AP) — Louisiana authorities say a burglar effectively caught himself red-handed, unwittingly livestreaming his theft of a neighbor’s new surveillance camera. The Bossier
Louisiana’s former secretary of state, who resigned last year amid sexual harassment allegations, wants the state to reimburse him $32,000 for his costs of a settlement that ended the misconduct lawsuit against him.
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Former Louisiana Secretary of State Tom Schedler, who resigned last year amid sexual harassment allegations, wants the state to reimburse
OPELOUSAS, La. (AP) — Auditors of a Louisiana city have asked the district attorney to investigate travel costs for a former mayor previously charged with
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The leader of the Louisiana State Troopers Association is accused of shooting at his daughter’s boyfriend on Father’s Day. News
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The city of New Orleans will receive a $150,000 grant to create an employment plan for disadvantaged youth. The New Orleans
MONROE, La. (AP) — Nearly one-quarter of this year’s Miss Louisiana contestants are students at the school that’s hosting the competition this week. The University
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The public defenders’ office in New Orleans has launched an online fundraising campaign to help pay for books and telephone calls
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Louisiana remained at number 49 in an annual national assessment of child well-being. The Kids Count report was released Monday by
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Vegan bacon, broccoli rice and other veggie foods will need new names to stay on Louisiana’s grocery store shelves next
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Thousands of Louisiana drivers will see car insurance costs fall starting in August. Insurance Commissioner Jim Donelon announced Monday that
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The former warden of a Louisiana state prison has been sentenced to more than three years in federal prison for
HAMMOND, La. (AP) — Louisiana State Police say a 15-year-old has died and two children are in critical condition after being thrown from an SUV
HARVEY, La. (AP) — Louisiana State Police say three people were killed in a New Orleans suburb when a driver slammed into them and pushed
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — New Orleans police say an officer was injured when he approached a driver who sped into his patrol car at a
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — A new report shows that the well-being of Alabama’s children has failed to keep pace with the rest of the country.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A spokesman says that a New Orleans police officer was shot and wounded. Gary Sheets says in a statement that the
A Louisiana woman has been sentenced to 23 years in prison for stabbing a woman to death with a pocketknife during a fight over a man.
HOUMA, La. (AP) — A Louisiana woman has been sentenced to 23 years in prison for stabbing a woman to death with a pocketknife during