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    California crawfish fill demand during fall months

    Updated: 6:29 PM 9/17/2014

    DENHAM SPRINGS - Crawfish season usually ends around July, but one Denham Springs seafood market has found a way to sell crawfish in the fall. Ron's Seafood on South Range Avenue gets live sacks of crawfish flown in from California in September to meet the demand for mud bugs.... (More)
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    State worker insurance costs to rise

    Updated: 6:29 PM 9/17/2014

    BATON ROUGE - If your health insurance is administered by the Office of Group Benefits, more options are heading your way in the way of HMOs, PPOs and high-deductible plans, but with those options comes increases in HMO co-pays and PPO deductibles. The changes follow a five-percent premium increase tacked... (More)
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    Health officials on alert, will board ship in N.O. tonight

    Health officials on alert, will board ship in N.O. tonight

    Updated: 6:16 PM 9/17/2014

    NEW ORLEANS - State and national health official are on alert after a ship set to dock Wednesday night in New Orleans East reported three crewmen on board sick with symptoms similar to malaria, according to the Centers for Disease Control. Health experts, members of the U.S. Coast Guard... (More)
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    Bacon-wrapped oysters with The Saints Super Fans

    Updated: 5:40 PM 9/17/2014

    BATON ROUGE - A local restaurant shared a bacon-wrapped oyster recipe good enough for any Saints fan. JK Lockhart from Lava Cantina cooked bacon-wrapped oysters. He then fried the oysters in tempura batter and topped it off with a remoulade sauce. To make the dish, these ingredients are... (More)
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    Mayor issues third budget veto

    Mayor issues third budget veto

    Updated: 5:33 PM 9/17/2014

    GONZALES - For the third time, Gonzales Mayor Barney Arceneaux has vetoed the capital outlay budget for the city. The move aims to secure additional funding for the police department, which was removed by an amendment by three council members. Arceneaux did not veto the general fund budget,... (More)
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    BBB announces 2014 Torch ethics award winners

    BBB announces 2014 Torch ethics award winners

    Updated: 5:30 PM 9/17/2014

    BATON ROUGE - The Better Business Bureau of South Central Louisiana announced the winners of the 2014 Douglas Manship, Sr. Torch Award for Ethics in Business on Wednesday. This year's winners are the SRS Wealth Management Group, Bozeman Distributors, the Louisiana Workers Compensation Corporation and the Mary Bird Perkins... (More)
  • LSU Sports

    Western Division continues to dominate SEC

    Western Division continues to dominate SEC

    Updated: 4:20 PM 9/17/2014

    BATON ROUGE - The gap separating the two SEC divisions shows no signs of narrowing. In fact, it might be wider than ever. The Southeastern Conference's Western Division has five members in the top 10: No. 3 Alabama, No. 5 Auburn, No. 6 Texas A&M, No. 8 LSU... (More)
  • National News

    House approves arms, training for Syrian rebels

    House approves arms, training for Syrian rebels

    Updated: 4:11 PM 9/17/2014

    WASHINGTON - The Republican-controlled House has voted to give President Barack Obama the authority for the U.S. military to train and arm moderate Syrian rebels. The bipartisan vote was 273-156 on Wednesday. The Senate is expected to back the program as early as Thursday. It is one part of the... (More)
  • Local News

    Man wanted for vehicle burglaries in Ascension Parish

    Man wanted for vehicle burglaries in Ascension Parish

    Updated: 2:45 PM 9/17/2014

    PRARIEVILLE-  Detectives with the Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office are trying to identify a man wanted for burglarizing a vehicle last weekend in Prarieville.

    Surveillance cameras caputured the suspect burglarizing the vehicle on Salerno Drive, as well as a second vehicle.

    Anyone with any information on this burglary, is urged to call the Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office.

     

     

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    'Person of interest' wanted in Ascension Parish burglaries

    'Person of interest' wanted in Ascension Parish burglaries

    Updated: 2:10 PM 9/17/2014

    PRARIEVILLE-  Detectives with the Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office are searching for Sean Patterson, of Prarieville.

    Patterson is a "person of interest" in numerous threats and burglaries.

    Patterson also has an active bench warrant for cruelty to animals.

    Anyone with any information on Patterson's whereabouts, is urged to call the Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office.

     

     

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    LSP: Victim wasn't wearing seat belt in deadly wreck

    LSP: Victim wasn't wearing seat belt in deadly wreck

    Updated: 1:57 PM 9/17/2014

    CLINTON - State Police said a McComb, Miss. man died in a two-vehicle wreck in East Feliciana Parish Wednesday morning. Troopers said Cody M. Temple, 23, died in the wreck on LA Highway 67 north of LA 959. State Police said around 6 a.m. Temple was going sought... (More)
  • State News

    DA to drop charge against DeSoto big cat sanctuary

    DA to drop charge against DeSoto big cat sanctuary

    Updated: 1:02 PM 9/17/2014

    NEW ORLEANS - The DeSoto Parish district attorney says he's dropping a criminal misdemeanor charge accusing a sanctuary in Frierson of housing big cats without a state permit. And a judge in Baton Rouge has consolidated the sanctuary's challenge to a state big cat law with a similar suit filed... (More)
  • Local News

    EBRSO: Courthouse escapee caught near USS Kidd

    EBRSO: Courthouse escapee caught near USS Kidd

    Updated: 12:06 PM 9/17/2014

    BATON ROUGE - An inmate escaped custody briefly Wednesday near the state courthouse downtown. According to the sheriff's office, Clayton Holland was being taken to the 19th Judicial District Courthouse when he got away from Pine Prairie corrections officers. He was at the courthouse for a hearing on forgery,... (More)
  • State News

    GOP leader presses for more Landrieu flight detail

    GOP leader presses for more Landrieu flight detail

    Updated: 11:46 AM 9/17/2014

    BATON ROUGE - The chairman of the Republican National Committee is calling on U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu to release all records of her taxpayer-funded charter flights for an independent review. RNC Chairman Reince Priebus said Wednesday if the three-term Democratic incumbent is unwilling to yield to such scrutiny, she should... (More)
  • Local News

    Deputies investigating Jones Creek bank robbery

    Deputies investigating Jones Creek bank robbery

    Updated: 11:39 AM 9/17/2014

    BATON ROUGE - Sheriff's deputies responded to a bank robbery in progress Wednesday morning in East Baton Rouge Parish. The robbery happened at the Chase bank at 6170 Jones Creek Road in Shenandoah around 10:30 a.m., according to deputies. Law enforcement said no injuries were reported in connection... (More)
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