Statewide News

Christmas Day road rage sends 1 to hospital with stab wounds

A case of road rage sent a man to the hospital on Christmas with several stab wounds.

A picture worth more than a 1000 words

It has been said "one picture is worth a thousand words." But some pictures are priceless, like this one pulled from a tornado's wreckage.

It's not Christmas without glitter

Immediately after my Christmas tree is decorated and the tree lights plugged in, I turn off all the other house lights and sit on the stairs, staring at my gleaming achievement.

Student with history of violence arrested for bringing guns on campus

A student of Basile High School who has a prior arrest record was locked up again for allegedly bringing several firearms on school grounds.

Witnesses rescue one occupant of fatal 18-wheeler crash

Two people died after an 18-wheeler drifted off the road, hit several trees and became engulfed in flames. One person did survive due to the quick assistance of passing motorists.

Quitman man killed in collision with tree

An elderly Quitman resident has died following a one-vehicle wreck on LA Highway 147 Tuesday evening.

Two students arrested for brining loaded gun on middle school campus

Two students from a Baton Rouge middle school were arrested today for allegedly bringing a loaded gun to school.

Student caught with gun at ETX elementary school

Longview officials are investigating why an elementary student was caught with a gun on school grounds Tuesday.

Student threatens ‘doomsday’ shooting at Louisiana high school

A Belle Chase student threatened to shoot up his school and kill a teacher. He told classmates he planned to do it on Friday, Dec. 21 because, he said, that’s the day the world is supposed to come to an end.

Three state employees fired, charged for abuse of autistic teen

Three employees have been fired from a state-run special needs home. They’ve been accused and charged with abusing an autistic teen.