Statewide News

Fight over house chores lands couple in Ouachita Parish jail

A lover's squabble over cleaning lands two people in the Ouachita Parish Jail. The incident happened Wednesday in the 700 block of West Monroe.

Amber Alert issued for missing Texas boy

Selma, Tx — Authorities have issued a statewide Amber Alert for 6-year-old Simon Colby Weyman of Selma.

Marion County Humane Society closer to build goals

The Marion County Humane Society is a few steps closer to breaking ground on its own brick-and-mortar building for the first time. Up until now, the organization has relied on voluteers to help foster rescued animals.

Most Wanted Sex Offender caught in East Texas

AUSTIN – Sean Michael Price, 27, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender, has been captured by the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) in Tyler.

US Marshals arrest man accused of shooting pregnant woman

BATON ROUGE, LA — A US Marshal Task Force involving federal, state and local authorities have arrested a man they say shot his pregnant wife Tuesday.

Police bust Texas man with 115 pounds of pot

TEMPLE -- A home drug raid in Temple lands one man in jail for felony drug charges. Temple Police released Wednesday that around 10 a.m. last Friday, they raided a home on 5300 block of North Highway 317.

Dive teams return to bay to seek clues for missing Lafayette woman

WHISKEY BAY, LA — The search continues today for clues in the case of missing Lafayette cyclist and ULL student Mickey Shunick.

Ft. Hood shooter Hasan tossed from court over beard

The suspect in the 2009 Fort Hood attack has been banned from the courtroom Tuesday for not listening to the judge's orders.

Pregnant woman shot multiple times in afternoon shooting

BATON ROUGE, LA — A 23 year old pregnant woman was shot multiple times this afternoon by a man with whom she had a prior relationship, according to witnesses.

Hornets to host 2012 draft party at New Orleans Arena

NEW ORLEANS, LA — New Orleans Hornets fans can join in the excitement of the upcoming NBA Draft as the team hosts a 2012 Draft Party presented by Budweiser at the New Orleans Arena (1501 Girod St.) on Thursday, June 28.