Category Archives: State News

Miss LA Prepares to Give up Her Crown

Miss Louisiana, Lacey Sanchez, is on her farewell tour of the state before she gives up her crown on Saturday, Read More →

ACEDD Restructure Bill Dies in State Senate Committee

A bill to restructure a local economic development board that’s been inactive for many years dies in a senate committee Read More →

Dead Baby Found in Storage Shed in Lafayette

Lafayette authorities say a dead baby is found in a storage unit and a woman is now arrested for murder. Read More →

Black Hawk Crash Ruled Pilot Error

The Louisiana National Guard says the March tenth black hawk crash, which killed 11 service men off the Florida coast, Read More →

Jindal to Make Announcement Regarding 2016 Presidential Race

The 2016 Republican field could soon be getting a little more crowded. Governor Bobby Jindal confirmed he will soon make Read More →

LOUISIANA STATE PARKS CELEBRATE NATIONAL TRAILS DAY

Louisiana’s State Parks and State Historic Sites are celebrating American Hiking Society’s National Trails Day Saturday, June 6. The annual Read More →

Senior Olympics Ends Today

Today marked the end of the Senior Olympics. For the last month, seniors from seven local parishes have been flexing Read More →

Opelousas Man Sentenced for Leaving Halfway House

An Opelousas man is sentenced to 15 months in prison for leaving a halfway house without permission. 45-year-old Christopher James Read More →

House Passes “Common Core Compromise”

A bill is now headed to the house floor in Baton Rouge to provide what backers call a common core Read More →

Cenla Chamber Visits Legislature

Every year the government affairs committee of the Cenla Chamber of Commerce visits the state legislature to express concerns about Read More →