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  • Mississippi has 10 confirmed cases of West Nile virus in 2017

    July 24, 2017 3:28 PM

    JACKSON- Mississippi health officials are reporting seven new cases of West Nile virus, bringing the state total to 10 this year. The state Health Department says three of the new cases are in Hinds County and the others are in Covington, Humphreys, Leflore and Perry counties. ... more »
  • TPSO: Four arrested for selling stolen beer to gas station

    April 17, 2017 1:02 PM

    HAMMOND - Four people were arrested in Tangipahoa Parish after deputies say they were selling several cases of stolen beer. The Tangipahoa Sheriff's Street Crimes Unit received a tip that an individual was en route to the Quicks Red & White convenience store to sell cases of stolen beer.... more »
  • Ex-judge faces sentencing trying to bribe officer with beer

    January 24, 2017 11:07 AM

    RALEIGH - A former judge in North Carolina faces sentencing in March for trying to bribe an officer with two cases of Bud Light. The News & Observer of Raleigh reported former Wayne County Superior Court Judge Arnold O. Jones II was convicted in October of charges including paying a... more »
  • Judge removed from string of cases after trial's abrupt end

    January 19, 2017 12:50 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The mystery behind unusual happenings in a federal judge's courtroom is deepening. Court records show the judge has removed herself from more than two dozen cases since a trial she presided over abruptly ended last month. The one-page orders reviewed by The Associated Press say U.S. District... more »
  • Residents concerned on how to fight Zika in Louisiana Play Video

    August 2, 2016 7:01 PM

    BATON ROUGE – With the recent spike in Zika cases in Florida, Louisianians are wondering what they can do to prevent infection and how they can get tested. Health officials have urged pregnant women to stay away from north Miami where ten additional Zika cases have been reported, totaling... more »
  • Human cases of 'rabbit fever' have jumped up this year

    December 3, 2015 4:35 PM

    NEW YORK - Health officials are seeing an increases of a rare illness called rabbit fever that was beaten back decades ago. In the last two decades, health officials saw an average of only about 125 cases each year of the illness - known to doctors as tularemia. But... more »
  • DHH confirms three new cases of West Nile virus

    July 20, 2015 7:01 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The Department of Health and Hospitals confirmed three new cases of West Nile virus this week, which are the first confirmed cases this year. According to the Louisiana DHH, this week's new infections include two cases of the neuroinvasive disease with one of those cases occurring... more »
  • UN: Ebola cases could eventually reach 20,000

    August 28, 2014 5:58 AM

    GENEVA - The World Health Organization says the Ebola outbreak in West Africa eventually could exceed 20,000 cases, more than 6 times as many as now. A new study by the U.N. health agency also assumes that in many hard-hit areas, the actual number of cases may be two to... more »
  • Miss. officials: 2 new cases of West Nile virus

    August 19, 2014 2:05 AM

    JACKSON, MI - State health officials say two more Mississippians have been infected with West Nile Virus. The state Department of Health said Monday that a Hinds County resident and a Rankin County resident have confirmed cases. So far this year, nine cases of West Nile have been reported, including... more »
  • DHH confirms 6 new West Nile virus cases

    August 1, 2014 4:30 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The Louisiana Department of Home and Health (DHH) added another six confirmed cases of West Nile virus this week, including one asymptomatic case in East Baton Rouge Parish. The new numbers bring the total number of Louisiana cases in Louisiana this year to 15. Caddo and... more »

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