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Hunter finds skeletal remains of missing Louisiana man, authorities say

Hunter finds skeletal remains of missing Louisiana man, authorities say

Posted 4:38 PM 1/24/2020 by Associate Press

WINNSBORO, La. (AP) — Louisiana authorities have identified skeletal remains found by a hunter in November as those of a man missing since 2012.

An analysis of the remains matched the DNA of Richland Parish resident Joshua Berry, the Louisiana State Police Crime Lab confirmed to the (More)

Yesterday

Two WBR deputies out of a job for misconduct

Posted 11:21 AM 1/24/2020 by Chris Nakamoto and Erin McWilliams

PORT ALLEN - Two West Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's deputies are no longer employed with the department due to misconduct. The sheriff's office said Deputy George Bowen, misplaced his department-issued service weapon and was terminated. The other deputy, David Smith, got on the radio (More)

Today

Pentagon: 34 US troops had brain injuries from Irans strike

Pentagon: 34 US troops had brain injuries from Irans strike

Posted 10:52 AM 1/24/2020 by Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon said Friday that 34 U.S. troops were diagnosed with traumatic brain injuries suffered in this month’s Iranian missile strike on an Iraqi air base, and that half of the troops (More)

1/22/2020

More railroad and highway closures in Ascension Parish Friday

Posted 8:10 AM 1/24/2020 by WBRZ Staff

PRAIRIEVILLE - The railroad crossing at La. 73 near Airline Highway will likely be closed until Thursday afternoon and drivers should expect evening and morning delays in Ascension Parish.

The railroad company is doing work on its tracks and requires the highway be closed.  DOTD has (More)

Today

Sunny skies through the day

Posted 8:08 AM 1/24/2020 by Meteorologist Matt Callihan

THE FORECAST:

Today and Tonight: High pressure slides into our area today behind the system that brought showers on Thursday. This means clearing skies through the morning, with sunny skies overhead by 10 AM. This will stay the course through the day, as temperatures break (More)

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