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April 17 02:38 AM
Louisiana law requires motor vehicle occupants to be properly restrained in every seating position, day and night. Wearing a seatbelt significantly reduces the likelihood of being seriously injured or killed as the result of a crash and is the single most effective thing motorists can do to protect themselves.
April 17 02:38 AM
More than 180 fugitives, gang members, sex offenders and violent criminals are off the streets in the Western District of Louisiana as a result of Operation Violence Reduction7 (VR7), a six-week long U.S. marshals-led enforcement initiative conducted to reduce violent crime.
April 10 09:33 AM
On March 28 agents cited the following for hunting turkeys over a baited area: Shannon D. Gray, 45, of Oak Grove, in Concordia Parish; Brian C. Adamson, 41, of Many in Sabine Parish; Jimmy Gordon, 72, of Livingston, in Livingston Parish; Patrick Haggerty,.
April 10 04:58 AM
The Louisiana Lottery is calling all New Orleans Saints fans to mail in any remaining nonwinning $5 SAINTS scratch-off tickets for its final second-chance drawing to win a 2015 Saints Prize Package, including season tickets.
April 10 04:58 AM
The Children's Organ Transplant Association (COTA) was founded in 1986 when residents of Bloomington, Ind., rallied around a toddler who needed a life-saving liver transplant. In less than eight weeks, the community raised $100,000 to place the boy on the organ waiting list.
April 10 04:58 AM
District Judge S. Maurice Hicks Jr. to one count of engaging in a child exploitation enterprise. He was recently extradited to the United States from Kenya. According to evidence presented at the guilty plea, Maweu, using the online alias “Catfish,” made 121 posts on the Dreamboard site, which he joined on Jan.
April 10 04:58 AM
Louisiana’s Artificial Reef Program includes a robust offshore “Rigs to Reef” component, the backbone of our reef program. “Rigs to Reef” was established in 1986 to transform decommissioned oil platforms into artificial reefs to create vital offshore habitat for marine life across the food chain.
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