Livingston Parish drivers coming around on roundabouts

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DENHAM SPRINGS – Livingston Parish’s latest traffic project is sending cars around and around. A new roundabout has opened in Denham Springs at the intersection of Cockerham and Lockhart Roads. “It keeps traffic flowing. You’re not sitting there waiting for your turn,” Make Nevels said. So far, drivers are giving it rave reviews. “It’s working Read More

Ticket prices not a factor for LSU baseball fans

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BATON ROUGE – Even though the weather doesn’t always hold up, the cost of going to an LSU baseball game stays pretty consistent week-to-week. But many devoted fans don’t look at the price, it’s the experience that gets them walking through the gates. “It’s cheap for the entertainment you get out here,” said Floyd Campbell, Read More

Teen battling cancer dies weeks after marrying girlfriend

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Photo: FOX 10 PLANT CITY, Fla. – A Florida teen who had been battling a rare form of cancer has died less than a month after marrying his high school sweetheart. Brittany Hails said on social media that her brother, 19-year-old Dustin Snyder, “got his wings” Friday. Snyder made national news last month when he Read More

Judge agrees to halt construction of Louisiana oil pipeline

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Photo: KATC BATON ROUGE – A federal judge has agreed to suspend construction of a crude oil pipeline that is being built through a swamp in Louisiana’s Cajun country. U.S. District Judge Shelly Dick’s order Friday is a victory for environmental groups challenging the Bayou Bridge pipeline project. Dick granted the groups’ request for a Read More

LSU baseball takes game one over Texas 13-4

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BATON ROUGE – The LSU Tiger baseball team came out and dominated the No. 14 Texas Longhorns behind a 16-hit lineup that lit up the scoreboard for 14 runs, fueling a career night for Zack Hess on the hill. LSU looked disastrous at times in their opening three game set against Notre Dame a week ago, and since Read More

UPDATE: LSU baseball leading Texas 13-2 late

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BATON ROUGE – The LSU Tiger baseball team is looking for better results in their second weekend series of the year. LSU looked disastrous at times in their opening three game set against Notre Dame a week ago, and since then the Tigers have made some changes to both their line-up and their rotation hoping for better Read More

Hundreds briefly lose power after crash in Livingston Parish

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WALKER – Authorities responded to a crash where at least one person was reportedly ejected from a vehicle Friday afternoon. The crash was reported just before 5 p.m. Friday near the intersection of Highways 447 and 1029 in Walker. According to Walker Police, the Livingston Parish Sheriff’s Office and firefighters are on the scene. LPSO Read More

Authorities arrest 371 people in 2-month operation

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BATON ROUGE (AP) – Law enforcement officials in Louisiana say more than 300 people have been arrested following a two-month operation that began after five people were killed over New Year’s weekend. The Advocate reports authorities announced the 371 arrests Thursday. They also said that more than 100 illegal guns, and drugs including 800 doses Read More

APSO searching for missing 56-year-old Prairieville man

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PRAIRIEVILLE – The Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office is searching for a 56-year-old man who was reported missing earlier this week. Chief Bobby Webre said APSO is actively searching for 56-year-old Mark Wells. Wells was reported missing by his family Wednesday. Family members told deputies Wells was last seen Monday around 8 a.m. They said he Read More