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These Are The 10 Worst Places To Live In Louisiana For 2019
Join RoadSnacks ▼ Editor’s Note: This article is an opinion based on facts and is meant as infotainment. Don’t freak out we updated this article for 2019. This is our fifth time ranking the worst places to live in Louisiana.
Experts warn against latest phone scam to hit south Louisiana
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Chances are, many people in south Louisiana have gotten one of those pesky calls lately from a scammer looking to separate them from their money. A social security scam is the latest to make its rounds in the area, with a caller immediately hurling threats of jail time unles
State Police Investigating Abuse at Celebrated Louisiana School
WASHINGTON — The Louisiana State Police have begun an investigation of T.M. Landry College Preparatory School, leading a coordinated law-enforcement response to allegations of physical abuse at a school that gained national attention for vaulting working-class black students to the nation’s most eli
Louisiana grandmother dies trying to save granddaughter from fire
CAMPTI, La. - An early Sunday fire in the Campti area that killed a grandmother and her granddaughter does not appear to be suspicious, according to the Natchitoches Parish Sheriff's Office.
UPDATE: Missing Louisiana girl found safe
The AMBER Alert for a 3-year-old girl missing from Louisiana has been canceled. According to the Mississippi Highway Patrol, Paizley Ann Fontenot of Ville Platte, Louisiana has been found and is safe.
Louisiana Deputy Shot; Suspect Sought
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Tyler Perry’s ‘Madea’s Farewell Play Tour’ coming to Louisiana
Media mogul Tyler Perry will bring his tough-talking, gun-toting character, Madea, to Louisiana one last time in 2019. The production titled “Madea’s Farewell Play Tour” will stop in three Louisiana cities: Baton Rouge, Lafayette and Shreveport.
Girl found safe after Amber Alert issued by Mississippi officials for Louisiana girl
MISSISSIPPI - UPDATE: 12/9/18 of 10:20 p.m.:. AMBER ALERT CANCELED: Paizley has been found and is safe. Mississippi officials need your help finding a missing girl from Louisiana.
High school trainer in Louisiana accused of sex with student
OPELOUSAS, La. (AP) — A female trainer at a Louisiana high school has been arrested and charged with having sex with a student. Opelousas police told news outlets that 28-year-old Laura Lynn Huval of Crowley has been arrested and charged with felony prohibited sexual conduct between an educator and
Louisiana Department of Health to hold statewide flu vaccination clinics
SHREVEPORT, LA - The Louisiana Department of Health will be holding a special one-day flu vaccination promotion on Thursday, December 13 from 2 p.m. until 6:30 p.m. at various parish health units around the state.
A Louisiana School Famous For Going “Viral” Has Been Proven A Scam, But How Can We Stop The Grifters?
About two weeks ago now, the New York Times dropped a massive story on a school in Louisiana that was known for getting young black students into major universities. The videos a few of the students opening their university acceptance letters went viral, and the school was riding high on the fame.
This Italian Restaurant In Louisiana Where Time Stands Still Will Make Your Taste Buds Explode
When it comes to Italian food, few compare to Mosca’s. The restaurant has been churning out some of the most authentic, delicious Italian cuisine in Louisiana for decades, and no matter where you’re coming from, we can promise you it’s worth the drive to taste it. Let’s take a closer look at why thi
Kavanaugh, Roberts side with liberal justices as Supreme Court hamstrings efforts by Kansas and Louisiana to defund Planned Parenthood
The Supreme Court announced Monday that it would not hear two cases brought by states seeking to bar Planned Parenthood from receiving Medicaid funding, as Republican-appointed justices John Roberts and Brett Kavanaugh sided with their liberal colleagues.
More than two years after laws were changed, still no legal medical marijuana in Louisiana
In 2016, Louisiana lawmakers approved a basic framework for a medical marijuana distribution system. As 2018 draws to a close, it remains unclear as to when marijuana-derived remedies will be available to patients.
Louisiana Amber Alert: Paizley Fontenot abducted from Ville Platte
A Louisiana Amber Alert has been issued for 3-year-old Paizley Ann Fontenot after she was allegedly abducted from Ville Platte in Evangeline Parish, local officials say. Anyone with information is urged to call 911 immediately.
These Are The 10 Whitest Cities Louisiana In For 2019
We used science and data to determine which cities in Louisiana are whiter than wonder bread. Editor’s Note: We updated this article for 2019. This is our fourth time ranking the whitest cities in Louisiana.
Our Views: How Taylor Barras' abuse of power created new problem for Louisiana's budget
There is probably no large government in America that does not have a need for juvenile beds. But Louisiana, courtesy of a veto by House Speaker Taylor Barras, has managed to be the jurisdiction to build a juvenile facility and not pay the money to open it.
Losing candidate for Louisiana small town police chief arrested after election
Melville police chief challenger Cleven Clark was arrested Saturday night, accused of hitting a Melville police officer who rode past his daughter’s home with sirens going off in celebration of Chief Anthony Moreau's re-election.
Stormy Daniels Protests Stripper Age Requirement Law in Louisiana
Stormy Daniels went back to her home state to protest a law setting minimum age requirements on strippers, which she calls an illegal attack on women and a bad precedent. The former porn star was in Baton Rouge, Louisiana Sunday, standing in front of the steps to a courthouse, where she and a bunch
Stalemate on Louisiana revenue means less money for ‘Raise the Age’ preparation
The Louisiana House Republican leadership’s decision to block an increase in state revenue projections will prevent the Office of Juvenile Justice from ramping up staff and services for 17 year-olds that are supposed to come under its care this spring, according to the agency.