Person transported from LSU with reported chemical burn

2 hours ago The Advocate 0
A person was transported to the hospital from LSU’s Life Sciences building Wednesday with a reported chemical burn, a Baton Rouge Emergency Medical Services spokesman said. The incident happened at approximately 12:30 p.m. It was not known if the person transported was a student. This is a developing story.   Read More

Civil Air Patrol promotes three cadets in Ascension Parish

3 hours ago The Advocate 0
The Ascension Parish Composite Squadron of the Louisiana Wing Civil Air Patrol recently promoted Kara Black, Gabriel Carter and Christian Gallo to the rank of cadet. The Ascension Parish Composite Squadron operates out of the Louisiana Regional Airport in Gonzales. The squadron’s cadet leader is 2nd Lt. Janelle Townsend. Civil Air Patrol, the longtime all-volunteer U.S. Air Force Read More

Ascension deputies looking for missing man, last seen 2 weeks ago

8 hours ago WBRZ 0
DARROW – The Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office is on the lookout for a man who’s been missing for weeks. The sheriff’s office says Leonard Watson Jr., 42, was last heard from Sept. 3. He is about six feet two inches and weighs 180 pounds. He has brown eyes and black and gray dreadlocks.  Anyone with Read More

Ex-Atlanta Falcons player gets prison for molesting 12-year-old girl

8 hours ago WBRZ 0
COLUMBUS, Ga. (AP) – A former Atlanta Falcons player has been sentenced to at least 12 years in prison for molesting a 12-year-old girl.    The Columbus Ledger-Enquirer reports 23-year-old Justin Kenyuno Crawford pleaded guilty Tuesday to child molestation and sodomy as part of deal that dropped other charges. The former West Virginia University standout Read More