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  • Clinton Mayoral race turning nasty in final weeks Play Video

    November 27, 2012 3:39 PM

    CLINTON- Shocking allegations of wrongdoing surfaced today in East Feliciana Parish surrounding the Mayor's race. However, many of those allegations are just pranksters getting on telephones and causing trouble, according to Police Chief Eddie Stewart. "This morning, I was at work and got a call saying I would... more »
  • Judge disqualifies White Castle Mayor from race

    July 16, 2010 6:46 PM

    White Castle Mayor Maurice Brown was disqualified Friday morning in a Plaquemine courtroom from next year's mayoral election. Brown owes the Board of Ethics $3,000 because of a conflict of interest. In October 2009, the Board fined Brown because he fueled town cars at a gas station at which... more »
  • New Orleans votes amid Carnival, Super Bowl hoopla

    February 6, 2010 12:08 PM

    Politics are competing for attention with Carnival parades and Super Bowl party preparations as New Orleans voters make their choice to succeed term-limited Mayor Ray Nagin. Lt. Gov. Mitch Landrieu, who lost to Nagin in a runoff four years ago, is widely seen as the front-runner in an 11-candidate... more »

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  • Hearing set in Bourbon Street fatal shooting
    Hearing set in Bourbon Street fatal shooting

    July 25, 2014

    NEW ORLEANS - A magistrate judge has refused to move up a preliminary hearing for the only suspect in a deadly shooting on Bourbon Street... more »
  • Two men arrested in meth lab bust
    Two men arrested in meth lab bust

    July 25, 2014

    INDEPENDENCE - Narcotics agents with the Tri Parish Task Force shut down an active meth lab and arrested two men during a planned raid of... more »
  • Transformer fire cuts power in BR
    Transformer fire cuts power in BR

    July 25, 2014

    BATON ROUGE - Firefighters responded to a transformer that exploded and caught fire in Baton Rouge Friday. It happened near the intersection of Perkins... more »
  • Obscene run-in investigated
    Obscene run-in investigated

    July 25, 2014

    BATON ROUGE - Police asked for help identifying a person seen on surveillance cameras following a woman in Baton Rouge while making obscene comments and... more »
  • Man accused of fourth DWI
    Man accused of fourth DWI

    July 25, 2014

    BATON ROUGE - Police arrested a man on charges of fourth offense DWI and said he has a history of drunk driving arrests dating back... more »