Statewide News

Mansfield signs onto L.A.C.E. in DeSoto Parish

People in Mansfield may soon be seeing a few more patrol cars along their roads. That's after Mayor Curtis McCoy tells Fox 33 the city's signed onto L.A.C.E. That stands for Local Agency Compensated Enforcement.

Two arrested for offering sexual massages at Kenner spa

KENNER, LA — o women were arrested after an undercover operation revealed that they were offering sexual massages at a Kenner Spa.

Two young children die in Central Texas fire

Waco — Two Waco children were killed early Saturday morning in a large house fire. It happened around 2:10 a.m. Saturday, on the 1900 block of Cleveland Street.

Texas man arrested for burglary spree in Lake Charles

LAKE CHARLES, LA — On June 12 at approximately 3:30 a.m., Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office deputies were dispatched to a gas station on Gulf Highway in Lake Charles in reference to a burglary alarm that had been triggered.

Alexandria rated as "place to retire" by Forbes

ALEXANDRIA, La. — Forbes magazine has rated Alexandria as one of the 25 best places to retire.

Governor Jindal signs bills into law

BATON ROUGE – Today, Governor Bobby Jindal announced he has signed bills passed by the Legislature into law, bringing the total number of bills signed for the 2012 Regular Legislative Session to 817 bills.

‘The Butler’ sets up in Big Easy with mega-star cast

NEW ORLEANS, LA — The next big blockbuster hit has set up shop in the Big Easy. Along with an interesting plot, the film is chock full of mega-celebrities, including one of the richest women in the world.

Suspects being questioned in case of dismembered woman

NEW ORLEANS, LA  — UPDATE: The two suspects were identified and brought into custody this morning. They are Margaret Sanchez, 28, and Terry Speaks, 39, both of Kenner.

East Texas man stabs friend over $7 dispute

Waskom — A petty cash argument left one person with a large stab wound in Harrison County.

Two arrested after 56 bruises and bites found on dead child

BATON ROUGE, LA — East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Detectives arrested a man and a woman Tuesday evening for second-degree cruelty to a juvenile after they discovered bruises and bites on their deceased 8-year-old son.