NAIROBI, Kenya - A U.S. military spokesman says that the 80 personnel deployed to Chad to help find nearly 300 kidnapped Nigerian school girls are from the Air Force and have already begun their mission. Chuck Prichard, a spokesman at the U.S. military's Africa command in Germany, said Thursday that... more »
WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama says the U.S. has deployed 80 military personnel to Chad to help locate more than 200 girls kidnapped in Nigeria. Obama has sent a letter to House Speaker John Boehner and to the Senate notifying lawmakers about the steps underway to assist in the return... more »
ASCENSION - The Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office announced more warrants issued in an ongoing effort to deal with people who miss court dates called "Operation: No Show".
Deputies said the following people ignored their court date, leading to a bench warrant being issued by the court for failure to... more »
BATON ROUGE - LSU Baseball Tigers try for their 5th win in a row tonight.
The Tigers play Appalachian State at the Box beginning at 7pm.
Sports Anchor Chad Sabadie is live at the Box on News2 at 6pm with a preview.
Tonight's Around the Diamond features... more »
THIBODAUX- Police continue the search for a missing Thibodaux man.
Authorities are looking for 41-year-old Chad Tabor.
He's described as 6'2", 280 pounds, with hazel eyes and brown hair.
Tabor drives a red 2000 Ford F-150 with Louisiana License plate number B820037.
Anyone with information regarding... more »
GONZALES - A judge has found an East Ascension High School math teacher not guilty of a misdemeanor battery charge involving an incident with a male student in May. Police had arrested Chad Goulas of Gonzales after a physical altercation between Goulas and the student. The Advocate reports Ascension Parish... more »
NATCHITOCHES - Natchitoches police are investigating a fatal shooting involving two Natchitoches Parish sheriff's deputies. Police say 26-year-old Robert Vercher was shot and killed Wednesday... more »