Port Allen Woman Accused of Setting Victim’s Wig on Fire During Fight
Police were called out to a residence in the 5400 block of Clayton Street for a fight involving two women.
New Orleans Hotel Evacuated Because Of Reported Threat
A popular French Quarter Hotel sends guests out into the streets when police order an evacuation last night.
Now That It’s Legal, When Will Sports Betting Officially Begin?
Fantasy sports betting is now legal in 47 parishes, but betting may not begin until late 2019.
Several lawmakers leaving the legislature for other elected positions
The state legislature has lost six lawmakers who were elected to other government positions.
Louisiana Dept. of Veterans Affairs offers tips on helping veterans
Sunday marks Veterans Day and there are 278,000 veterans in Louisiana. The state's Veterans Affairs Secretary, Colonel Joey Strickland, says its important to remember our country is still at war and when our soldiers return to civilian life, it's important the transition is seamless as pos…
Minimum Wage Hikes in Missouri and Arkansas: Is Louisiana Next?
Two Republican run states voted this week to increase their minimum wage. Arkansas' wage will go up to $11 an hour by 2021, and Missouri's minimum wage will rise to $12 by 2023. Efforts to raise the minimum wage in the Bayou State have failed, but New Orleans Senator Troy Carter believes w…
DCFS sees record-breaking number of adoptions from foster care
The Louisiana Department of Children and Family Services is celebrating a record-breaking number of adoptions from foster care, with 912 children finding homes in the Federal Fiscal Year of 2018. It’s an 18% increase from the previous record set last year.
48 percent voter participation in Louisiana midterms
Turnout for the midterm elections in Louisiana was 48 percent, a touch above early estimations that national turnout was 47 percent
Alabama Fan Beaten In Fight After LSU Game Dies In Hospital
An Alabama fan who was beaten by two men while out celebrating Saturday's win over LSU has died as a result of his injuries. However, law enforcement says the fight was not over football.
Man Arrested After Stealing Nearly $2,000 Worth Of Liquor From Walk-Ons
If you're going to steal thousands of dollars worth of liquor it's probably not a good idea to tell anyone.