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 2021-04-14 22:26 

KMSS

[ Shreveport ]

Lt. Gov. Billy Nungesser visits Bossier City, encourages Louisiana tourism...

Louisiana Lieutenant Governor Billy Nungesser made a stop in Bossier City Wednesday afternoon ahead of this weekend...

 2021-04-14 22:26 

KMSS

[ Shreveport ]

Lt. Gov. Billy Nungesser visits Bossier City, encourages Louisiana tourism...

Louisiana Lieutenant Governor Billy Nungesser made a stop in Bossier City Wednesday afternoon ahead of this weekend...

 2021-04-14 22:25 

KMSS

[ Shreveport ]

'Physical inactivity' associated with higher COVID-19 risks, study says...

Many public health officials have encouraged people to take a walk outside during the pandemic, and now there...

 2021-04-14 22:25 

The Advocate

NCAA approves one-time transfer rule for football, basketball and baseball: AP sources...

Starting next season, major college football and basketball players will be permitted to transfer one time before graduating without being required to sit out a year of competition....

 2021-04-14 22:24 

KARD

[ Monroe ]

FBI: Death at Arkansas national park believed to be homicide...

HOT SPRINGS, Ark. (AP) — The National Park Service and the FBI are investigating after a woman was found dead in a national park in Arkansas. Thirty-two-year-old Paige Autumn White was found dead March 27 in Hot Springs National Park but her name wa...

 2021-04-14 22:24 

KMSS

[ Shreveport ]

COVID in Arkansas: Vaccinations efforts continue as case counts tick up...

The Arkansas Department of Health reported that more than 25,000 more vaccines were given out in the last 24 hours as efforts to keep vaccinating Arkansans continues....

 2021-04-14 22:20 

The Advocate

LSU vs. South Carolina, Thursday: Who's starting, how to watch, what to watch for...

Who's starting, how to watch, what to watch for when LSU plays Thursday night against No. 5 South Carolina....

 2021-04-14 22:19 

WDSU

[ New Orleans ]

He was facing 126 years to life for an 8-year-old's murder. Now he could be free in as little as 4 years...

A California law prevents Adrian Gonzalez from being tried as an adult since he was 15 years old at the time of the crime....

 2021-04-14 22:18 

The Advocate

Bill would give leasing rights to sexual assault victims...

A bill to allow survivors of sexual assault to terminate housing leases early moved forward Wednesday....

 2021-04-14 22:16 

WGMB

[ FOX Baton Rouge ]

'Physical inactivity' associated with higher COVID-19 risks, study says...

Many public health officials have encouraged people to take a walk outside during the pandemic, and now there...

 2021-04-14 22:16 

KARD

[ Monroe ]

Louisiana Delta Community College names new chancellor...

MONROE, La. (KTVE/KARD) — Louisiana Delta Community College has named a new chancellor after Dr. Scott Rule resigned. Wednesday, April 14, 2021, the Board of Supervisors appointed two significant personnel positions. The school says they have appoin...

 2021-04-14 22:16 

WGMB

[ FOX Baton Rouge ]

Caught on camera: Smuggler drops child over border barrier in California...

Late Sunday night, Border Patrol agents witnessed a smuggler drop a two-year-old child from atop the 18-foot-high border wall into the arms of the child's father. The incident was recorded by surveillance cameras....

 2021-04-14 22:15 

WGMB

[ FOX Baton Rouge ]

CDC advisory committee holds emergency meeting, decides to wait to make J&J vaccine recommendations...

Investigators for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are working to determine if the Johnson and Johnson vaccine is linked to a handful of blood clotting cases. As they investigate, the Advisory Council for Immunization and Practice held an em...

 2021-04-14 22:15 

The Advocate

LHSAA's first bass state fishing event provides chance for titles, future points to ponder...

The LHSAA does not make the decision to add a sport to its framework on a whim. That fact makes the LHSAA's first foray into bass fishing a compelling event to watch....

 2021-04-14 22:15 

The Advocate

Metro Council renames plaza after Davis Rhorer, the 'godfather of downtown'...

The urban greenspace connecting some of downtown's most well-known buildings now bears the name of the man who first imagined and brought the project to fruition....

 2021-04-14 22:14 

WGMB

[ FOX Baton Rouge ]

How Pete Richardson, '93 team put Southern Football on the map...

BATON ROUGE, LA (BRPROUD) When Pete Richardson stepped on Southern Universities campus he brought structure to the football team, according to his former players from the 1993 team. Former QB Eric Randall, WR Landry Williams, and OL Eric Valdez highlight ...

 2021-04-14 22:11 

WGMB

[ FOX Baton Rouge ]

'Apex Legends' surpasses 100M players...

(VENN) Apex Legends is a highly popular, free-to-play battle royale first-person shooter game. It's published by EA and developed by Respawn Entertainment, which works to release continuous updates, called seasons, to keep the game new and exciting. A...

 2021-04-14 22:09 

KMSS

[ Shreveport ]

Texarkana non-profit group called 'The Single Parent Scholarship Fund' holding a mother-daughter photo contest...

TEXARKANA, Ark (KTAL/KMSS) A Texarkana non-profit group called "The Single Parent Scholarship Fund" is holding a mother-daughter photo contest. They're hoping to raise money for their program. Like many organizations and businesses, the Texark...

 2021-04-14 22:09 

WGMB

[ FOX Baton Rouge ]

How the Johnson & Johnson vaccine pause is impacting mass vaccinations in Baton Rouge...

The federal pause of administering the Johnson and Johnson vaccine is already impacting clinics....

 2021-04-14 22:09 

KPLCTV

'Young, healthy' South Mississippi man suffers stroke hours after receiving J&J vaccine...

When the news broke about the pause of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine Tuesday, one Coast family was already living with a tragedy they believe was caused by the vaccine....

 2021-04-14 22:08 

KMSS

[ Shreveport ]

Boil advisory issued for Bossier Parish residents has been expanded...

BOSSIER PARISH, La. (KTAL/KMSS) — A boil advisory that was issued earlier this week for Bossier Parish residents has now been expanded to include other areas. According to the Consolidated Waterworks/Sewerage District No. 1., the water service to a ...

 2021-04-14 22:06 

KADN

[ Lafayette, LA ]

Moncus Park Issues A Statement on the Death of Jim Moncus...

Mr. Moncus invested in Moncus Parks success very early on, as he understood the impact the park would have on the community, now and for many generations to come....

 2021-04-14 22:06 

KADN

[ Lafayette, LA ]

Two Arrested in First Degree Murder of Juvenile...

United States Marshalls arrested Jadarius "JD" Simmons and Crystal Savoy on charges of accessories in the first degree murder case of a juvenile on May 15, 2020....

 2021-04-14 22:05 

KLFY

Two Lake Arthur residents arrested on illegal drug charges...

LAKE ARTHUR, La (KLFY) — Lake Arthur Narcotics Team and Patrol Division arrested two individuals for possession of illegal drugs, according to a press release from the Lake Arthur Police Depa......

 2021-04-14 22:03 

KLFY

Caught on camera: Smuggler drops child over border barrier in California...

Late Sunday night, Border Patrol agents witnessed a smuggler drop a two-year-old child from atop the 18-foot-high border wall into the arms of the child's father. The incident was recorded by surve......

 2021-04-14 22:01 

KLFY

CDC advisory committee holds emergency meeting, decides to wait to make J&J vaccine recommendations...

Investigators for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are working to determine if the Johnson and Johnson vaccine is linked to a handful of blood clotting cases. As they investigate, the......

 2021-04-14 22:00 

The Advocate

Shell looks to Gulf of Mexico as lower carbon oil drilling, here's what it means for Louisiana...

Despite headwinds from corporate mandates to reduce carbon emissions, a temporarily halt for new federal leases in the Gulf of Mexico while the Biden administration reviews its impact on climate change and low oil prices, Royal Dutch Shell sees itself......

 2021-04-14 21:59 

WVUE

[ New Orleans ]

'We might lose her' - Video from shrimp boat shows terrifying conditions off La. coast around the same time Seacor Power capsized...

Video shared by shrimp boat captain Aaron Callais shows the terrifying conditions in the Gulf of Mexico off Louisiana's southeastern coast during the afternoon of Tuesday, April 13, around the same time another vessel, Seacor Power, capsized....

 2021-04-14 21:59 

NOLA.com - Times-Picayune

Families of suspended BB gun students to talk settlement with Jefferson Parish schools...

Until recently, school officials expressed interest in fighting suits to the end...

 2021-04-14 21:59 

The Advocate

Lafayette man, 36, arrested for possession of child pornography...

A Lafayette man who works for the Louisiana Department of Child and Family Services was arrested for possession of child pornography, KATC reports....

 2021-04-14 21:58 

WVUE

[ New Orleans ]

Soldier charged after video of confrontation with Black man...

Online court records show Jonathan Pentland was charged Wednesday. He was listed as detained in the Richland County jail and records didn't show him as having an attorney....

 2021-04-14 21:55 

The Advocate

Southland Steel to host job fair in Amite...

Southland Steel Fabricators Inc. is hosting a job fair in Amite alongside the Louisiana Economic Development department for its Amite and Greensburg operations....

 2021-04-14 21:54 

WDSU

[ New Orleans ]

What is a liftboat? A naval architect shares insights on boats like the capsized Seacor Power...

Liftboat crews have to be aware of weather at all times, he says...

 2021-04-14 21:53 

WVUE

[ New Orleans ]

AP sources: NCAA dumps requirement that transfers sit a year...

The NCAA Division I Council voted Wednesday to change the long-standing rule that has often deterred players in high-profile sports from switching schools, sources said....

 2021-04-14 21:53 

KPLCTV

AP sources: NCAA dumps requirement that transfers sit a year...

The NCAA Division I Council voted Wednesday to change the long-standing rule that has often deterred players in high-profile sports from switching schools, sources said....

 2021-04-14 21:53 

WVUE

[ New Orleans ]

Lift Boat Disaster: What Happened?...

What happened to the lift boat off the coast of Grand Isle?...

 2021-04-14 21:51 

WVUE

[ New Orleans ]

LSU baseball freshman named to Golden Spikes midseason list...

LSU baseball freshman Dylan Crews has been named by USA Baseball to the 2021 Golden Spikes Award midseason watch list....

 2021-04-14 21:48 

The Advocate

LSU Eunice hoops star Cisse signs with Northwestern State...

EUNICE After a prolific career at LSU Eunice, Jonathan Cisse signed on Wednesday with Northwestern State. It is the first day of the spring signing period for the NCAA....

 2021-04-14 21:48 

NOLA.com - Times-Picayune

'Need him to come home': Slidell woman prays for son's safe return after Seacor Power capsizes...

Darra Ann Morales and her son, Chaz, had been exchanging a series of sarcastic text messages about a dilapidated dresser he bought online when the banter suddenly stopped Tuesday afternoon....

 2021-04-14 21:45 

NOLA.com - Times-Picayune

If Saints drafted Notre Dame's Jeremiah Owusu-Koramoah, what would they get? Versatility....

After cutting Kwon Alexander to gain $13 million in cap space and letting Alex Anzalone sign with the Detroit Lions, the New Orleans Saints could use an athletic playmaker at...

 2021-04-14 21:45 

The Advocate

Why Paul Mainieri says LSU will 'gamble' with bullpen construction against South Carolina...

LSU will add freshman right-hander Theo Millas, freshman left-hander Javen Coleman and sophomore lefty Alex Brady to its active roster against South Carolina. They have a combined 18 appearances this season....

 2021-04-14 21:43 

WDSU

[ New Orleans ]

Hiring alert: Dollar General will add 20,000 workers...

The new hiring spree will bring a significant staffing boost to the chain's stores, increasing its number of workers by over 10%....

 2021-04-14 21:43 

The Advocate

BRPD narcotics detective, already facing drug charges, arrested again amid ongoing probe...

A detective with the Baton Rouge Police Department was arrested late Wednesday afternoon, his second arrest in recent weeks amid an ongoing corruption probe focused on the BRPD narcotics division....

 2021-04-14 21:41 

WGMB

[ FOX Baton Rouge ]

Bill to allow sexual assault victims to terminate housing leases early advances in Louisiana...

BATON ROUGEA bill to allow survivors of sexual assault to terminate housing leases early moved forward Wednesday. Rep. Aimee Freeman (D-New Orleans), who brought the bill, said that she did so for the sake of all sexual assault survivors, but especially f...

 2021-04-14 21:39 

KPLCTV

Boil advisory issued for areas in Fields...

Waterworks District No. 2 has issued a precautionary boil advisory for areas in Fields....

 2021-04-14 21:39 

KMSS

[ Shreveport ]

Man charged with shooting elephant seal in head on California beach...

A 30-year-old-man was charged Tuesday with shooting and killing a protected northern elephant seal on a California beach, federal prosecutors said....

 2021-04-14 21:39 

NOLA.com - Times-Picayune

Man in critical but stable condition after Kenner shooting Wednesday afternoon...

Kenner police are investigating a shooting that left a 25-year-old man in critical but stable condition Wednesday afternoon....

 2021-04-14 21:38 

KMSS

[ Shreveport ]

'Excruciating pain': Father of 2-year-old beating victim says system failed son...

Father of a 2-year-old beating victim says his son...

 2021-04-14 21:38 

NOLA.com - Times-Picayune

As Seacor Power capsized, other boats struggled to stay afloat: 'It was terrifying'...

Poppa P crew heard at least 15 distress calls while en route to Grand Isle...

 2021-04-14 21:37 

WGMB

[ FOX Baton Rouge ]

Rapper Mystikal breaks silence on dropped rape charge...

New York (AP) — After spending more than four years under the "bad dream" of rape and kidnapping charges that were recently dismissed, rapper Mystikal says he wants to shed the sexually-charged songs of his past, and now has a higher audienc...

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