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 2021-01-22 14:58 

KLFY

4 people injured in Acadia Parish shooting...

ACADIA PARISH, La. (KLFY) Acadia Parish authorities are investigating a shooting. Deputy's with the Acadia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to Meadow Apartments near Crowley regarding a sh......

 2021-01-22 14:58 

KMSS

[ Shreveport ]

St. Martin Parish teachers sent home for wearing "Chucks & Pearls" T-shirt...

BREAUX BRIDGE, La. (KLFY) — A T-shirt is a hot topic is St. Martin Parish Schools, but is it a celebration, a political message, or both? Wednesday, as the country inaugurated a new president and vice-president, some teachers who wore a T-shirt with...

 2021-01-22 14:55 

WGMB

[ FOX Baton Rouge ]

CDC recommends against getting other vaccines close to when you get the COVID-19 vaccine...

Health official says there are too many unknowns about the side effects of the COVID vaccine being administered right before or after another vaccine, such as the flu or shingles shot....

 2021-01-22 14:55 

CenlaNow - WNTZ

[ Alexandria, LA ]

3 dead in military helicopter crash were experienced pilots...

MENDON, N.Y. (AP) — The three National Guard members killed when a helicopter crashed in an upstate New York field this week were experienced pilots with past deployments to Afghanistan, officials said Friday. Killed in the crash were Chief Warrant ...

 2021-01-22 14:54 

KMSS

[ Shreveport ]

Arkansas teen saves grandfathers life...

HEBER SPRINGS, Ark. A Heber Springs High School student is being hailed as a hero after saving his grandfather's life by using what he learned in school. As Vicki Owens was pulling into work, she got a startling phone call from her dad. "He said &...

 2021-01-22 14:54 

KMSS

[ Shreveport ]

Widow of La. congressman-elect qualifies to run for the seat her husband won...

BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) — In the race to succeed late U.S. Rep.-elect Luke Letlow, another candidate has filed her campaign papers: his widow. Julia Letlow submitted her qualifying documents for Louisiana's 5th congressional district race Thu...

 2021-01-22 14:52 

WGMB

[ FOX Baton Rouge ]

BRPD identifies shooting victim as 25-year-old local man...

BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) The Baton Rouge Police Department was called to the scene of a deadly shooting on Thursday morning. 25-year-old Jeremy Mcquarter, of 3383 Ozark St., was shot and killed at approximately 10 a.m. The shooting took place in the 390...

 2021-01-22 14:51 

KMSS

[ Shreveport ]

President Biden ordering economic help as talks start on $1.9 trillion relief package...

President Joe Biden plans to take executive action Friday to provide financial relief measures to millions of Americans while Congress begins to consider his much larger $1.9 trillion package to help those affected by the coronavirus pandemic....

 2021-01-22 14:51 

KLFY

President Biden ordering economic help as talks start on $1.9 trillion relief package...

President Joe Biden plans to take executive action Friday to provide financial relief measures to millions of Americans while Congress begins to consider his much larger $1.9 trillion package to he......

 2021-01-22 14:50 

KLFY

Bob Evans recalls thousands of pounds of pork sausage that may be contaminated with rubber...

Bob Evans Farms, Inc. is recalling approximately 4,200 pounds of pork sausage product that may be contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically thin blue rubber....

 2021-01-22 14:49 

WGMB

[ FOX Baton Rouge ]

Friday Morning: Early Showers; Grey and cloudy weekend...

Today: Expect rain and possible storms through midday. There could be a few pockets of heavy rain at times. After noon, rain chances will decline. Skies will be cloudy, but a stray shower is still possible. Winds will be light out of the northeast. High n...

 2021-01-22 14:46 

KMSS

[ Shreveport ]

Thousands of pounds of pork sausage recalled due to possible rubber contamination...

Bob Evans Farms, Inc. is recalling approximately 4,200 pounds of pork sausage product that may be contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically thin blue rubber....

 2021-01-22 14:46 

KARD

[ Monroe ]

Dave Chappelle cancels shows after testing positive for COVID-19...

Dave Chappelle tested positive for the coronavirus just before his comedy show scheduled for Thursday, forcing his upcoming appearances to be canceled, a spokeswoman said....

 2021-01-22 14:34 

WGMB

[ FOX Baton Rouge ]

ExxonMobil becomes latest sponsor to sever Iditarod ties...

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The Iditarod, the world's most famous sled dog race, has lost another major sponsor as it prepares for a scaled back version of this year's race because of the pandemic, officials said Thursday. ExxonMobil confirmed ...

 2021-01-22 14:31 

WGMB

[ FOX Baton Rouge ]

Cesar Chavez's son happy dad's bust is in Biden Oval Office...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Paul Chavez had no idea where a sculpture of his father, Latino American civil rights and labor leader Cesar Chavez, would end up in the White House. He agreed just this week to lend the bronze bust to President Joe Biden and hustl...

 2021-01-22 14:30 

The Advocate

Bill Bacque: Here's why the Acadiana real estate market will stay hot in 2021...

Typically fall is not a busy time for home buying and selling, but that certainly was not the case for December's Lafayette Parish home sales....

 2021-01-22 14:29 

KPLCTV

Get paid to eat candy! Company looks to hire taste testers...

The Candy Funhouse, in Mississauga, Ontario is looking for "candyologists....

 2021-01-22 14:29 

WVUE

[ New Orleans ]

Get paid to eat candy! Company looks to hire taste testers...

The Candy Funhouse, in Mississauga, Ontario is looking for "candyologists....

 2021-01-22 14:28 

KPLCTV

Rep. Greene files articles of impeachment against Biden...

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene, R-Ga., announced on Thursday she submitted articles of impeachment against newly inaugurated President Joe Biden....

 2021-01-22 14:28 

WVUE

[ New Orleans ]

Rep. Greene files articles of impeachment against Biden...

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene, R-Ga., announced on Thursday she submitted articles of impeachment against newly inaugurated President Joe Biden....

 2021-01-22 14:28 

WDSU

[ New Orleans ]

National Guard allowed back into Capitol complex after lawmakers erupt at banishment to parking garage...

The change comes after thousands of National Guardsmen were moved to a parking garage after they were told they could no longer use space within the U.S. Capitol Complex....

 2021-01-22 14:27 

CenlaNow - WNTZ

[ Alexandria, LA ]

NFL giving 7,500 vaccinated health care workers free tickets to Super Bowl in Tampa...

The NFL has invited thousands of health care workers who received the coronavirus vaccine to the upcoming Super Bowl in Tampa, the league announced Friday....

 2021-01-22 14:26 

WGMB

[ FOX Baton Rouge ]

Judge says Amazon won't have to restore Parler web service...

(AP) Amazon won't be forced to immediately restore web service to Parler after a federal judge ruled Thursday against a plea to reinstate the fast-growing social media app, which is favored by followers of former President Donald Trump. U.S. District ...

 2021-01-22 14:23 

WGMB

[ FOX Baton Rouge ]

TRAFFIC ALERT: Commuters on I-10 East and I-10 West dealing with delays...

BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) The Friday commute for motorists who use I-10 is not going smoothly this morning. Meteorologist Jasmine Lomax provides an update on your commute. The center lane has opened, leaving the left lane blocked I-10 East at Siegen Lane...

 2021-01-22 14:22 

Shreveport Times

Airline's Christian James overcomes dislocated elbow and wins top athlete voting...

Senior wrestler supported by 63,356 votes to win Raising Cane's award...

 2021-01-22 14:21 

CenlaNow - WNTZ

[ Alexandria, LA ]

Now you can put Bernie Sanders anywhere, thanks to NYU student's website...

A New York University student has created a website, using Google Maps street view, where you can put an image of Bernie Sanders at any address....

 2021-01-22 14:21 

KMSS

[ Shreveport ]

All eyes on QBs as Packers host Bucs for NFC championship...

For as much as Tom Brady and Aaron Rodgers have accomplished in their Hall of Fame-caliber careers, they've rarely faced off on the field....

 2021-01-22 14:21 

KLFY

All eyes on QBs as Packers host Bucs for NFC championship...

For as much as Tom Brady and Aaron Rodgers have accomplished in their Hall of Fame-caliber careers, they've rarely faced off on the field....

 2021-01-22 14:21 

KARD

[ Monroe ]

All eyes on QBs as Packers host Bucs for NFC championship...

For as much as Tom Brady and Aaron Rodgers have accomplished in their Hall of Fame-caliber careers, they've rarely faced off on the field....

 2021-01-22 14:20 

KMSS

[ Shreveport ]

Chiefs' Reid, Bills' McDermott to match wits for AFC title...

Ten years after firing Sean McDermott as his defensive coordinator, Kansas City Chiefs coach Andy Reid will stare across the field inside Arrowhead Stadium on Sunday and see his protg trying to spoil his hopes of a Super Bowl repeat....

 2021-01-22 14:20 

KLFY

Chiefs' Reid, Bills' McDermott to match wits for AFC title...

Ten years after firing Sean McDermott as his defensive coordinator, Kansas City Chiefs coach Andy Reid will stare across the field inside Arrowhead Stadium on Sunday and see his protg trying to s......

 2021-01-22 14:20 

KARD

[ Monroe ]

Chiefs' Reid, Bills' McDermott to match wits for AFC title...

Ten years after firing Sean McDermott as his defensive coordinator, Kansas City Chiefs coach Andy Reid will stare across the field inside Arrowhead Stadium on Sunday and see his protg trying to spoil his hopes of a Super Bowl repeat....

 2021-01-22 14:20 

The Advocate

Louisiana to keep expanded mail-in voting after lawmakers approve emergency election plan...

Louisiana will keep in place expanded mail-in voting for the upcoming special congressional elections, in line with a court order last fall, after state lawmakers approved the emergency plan this week....

 2021-01-22 14:16 

WGMB

[ FOX Baton Rouge ]

Louisiana closing some shrimping areas on Sunday...

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana is closing some areas to shrimping so large numbers of white shrimp found there can grow to marketable size, the Department of Wildlife and Fisheries said in a news release Thursday. Areas being closed include Lake ...

 2021-01-22 14:15 

NOLA.com - Times-Picayune

Winners named in parish schools' MLK essay and poster contest...

Two dozen students were honored at the recent St. Tammany Parish School Board committee as a whole meetings for entering winning submissions in the school district's Rev. Martin Luther King...

 2021-01-22 14:08 

WGMB

[ FOX Baton Rouge ]

Bob Evans recalls thousands of pounds of pork sausage that may be contaminated with rubber...

Bob Evans Farms, Inc. is recalling approximately 4,200 pounds of pork sausage product that may be contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically thin blue rubber....

 2021-01-22 14:04 

WGMB

[ FOX Baton Rouge ]

Latest Louisiana COVID-19 emergency elections plan approved...

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana will continue to use an expanded version of absentee-by-mail voting for the upcoming spring elections that will fill two U.S. House seats, under a coronavirus emergency plan that won bipartisan approval from lawmake...

 2021-01-22 14:00 

NOLA.com - Times-Picayune

Corps OKs money to finish deepening of Mississippi River channel to allow 'Panamax' ships...

The Army Corps of Engineers will spend $45.7 million in the next fiscal year to complete a key project aimed at deepening the Mississippi River channel to 50 feet from...

 2021-01-22 13:54 

KMSS

[ Shreveport ]

NFL giving 7,500 vaccinated health care workers free tickets to Super Bowl in Tampa...

The NFL has invited thousands of health care workers who received the coronavirus vaccine to the upcoming Super Bowl in Tampa, the league announced Friday....

 2021-01-22 13:54 

KMSS

[ Shreveport ]

Arkansans reporting issues with PUA program...

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Arkansans are sharing their stories about the state's Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) program. This program was created under the CARES act of 2020 to help people financially across the state, who lost their job, but d...

 2021-01-22 13:50 

NOLA.com - Times-Picayune

Biden to order increase in food stamps benefits, more as talks start on $1.9 trillion aid package...

BALTIMORE (AP) — President Joe Biden plans to take executive action Friday to provide a stopgap measure of financial relief to millions of Americans while Congress begins to consider his...

 2021-01-22 13:49 

WGMB

[ FOX Baton Rouge ]

Fantasy sports betting in Louisiana could begin this spring...

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Businesses that want to operate fantasy sports betting in the 47 Louisiana parishes that approved it two years ago can start applying in February, under action by the state gambling board Thursday. The Louisiana Gaming Contro...

 2021-01-22 13:48 

WGMB

[ FOX Baton Rouge ]

NFL giving 7,500 vaccinated health care workers free tickets to Super Bowl in Tampa...

The NFL has invited thousands of health care workers who received the coronavirus vaccine to the upcoming Super Bowl in Tampa, the league announced Friday....

 2021-01-22 13:46 

WGMB

[ FOX Baton Rouge ]

Louisiana man arrested for child pornography...

MONROE, La. (KTVE/KARD) A Calhoun man has been charged with two counts of Pornography Involving Juveniles after authorities said their investigation revealed he sent and received child sexual abuse content. Henry Allen Hefner, 58, is accused of exchanging...

 2021-01-22 13:35 

The Advocate

How fast will Louisiana economy recover from coronavirus pandemic? Watch our live panel...

The Times-Picayune and The Advocate are holding a virtual economic outlook summit at 9 a.m. Friday looking at the Louisiana economy for 2021....

 2021-01-22 13:29 

WGMB

[ FOX Baton Rouge ]

Girl, 3, fell from window at her home, died from cold, police say...

ROCK ISLAND, Ill. (AP) — Police say a 3-year-old northwestern Illinois girl died after she apparently fell from a window on a frigid night and couldn't get back inside her family's home. Rock Island police say Charlotte Handelman appears to ...

 2021-01-22 13:28 

WGMB

[ FOX Baton Rouge ]

VIDEO: 'I guess this is just the world we live in': Teens file civil suit after they were wrongfully detained at a Target...

A group of teens and their parents say they're filing a civil suit against Target after the boys were detained at a Westlake Village location Sunday. They believe they were falsely accused because of the color of their skin. The teens were shopping fo...

 2021-01-22 13:27 

WGMB

[ FOX Baton Rouge ]

Thousands sign petition calling for firing, resignation of Franklin Graham for Trump support...

(WNCN) — Thousands of people have signed a petition calling for the firing or resignation of evangelist Franklin Graham for his support of former President Donald Trump. The petition, started by Faithful America, set out to reach a 25,000 signature ...

 2021-01-22 13:26 

WGMB

[ FOX Baton Rouge ]

WATCH: Landlord hangs Nazi flag on tree across from subdivision...

The flag is on private property, and overnight someone scaled the tree and blacked out the swastika, but many in the area say they...

 2021-01-22 13:24 

WGMB

[ FOX Baton Rouge ]

Child safe, car found after suspect stole car with 4-month-old inside...

Metro Police are actively searching for a suspect who stole a 2011 Chevrolet Impala with a 4-month-old inside from the TigerMart on the 1400 block of Charlotte Avenue....

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