A man considered to be the nation's oldest living World War II veteran celebrated his 111th birthday this weekend.
The Operation Blue Roof program is currently active in Allen, Beauregard, Calcasieu, Cameron, Jefferson Davis, and Vernon parishes.
So far 18 deaths in Texas and Louisiana have been attributed to the storm; more than half of those people were killed by carbon monoxide poisoning from the unsafe operation of generators.
The Calcasieu Parish Police Jury had voted just weeks prior to leave the South’s Defenders Monument on the grounds of the courthouse.
Police say a 50-year-old woman spent the night fending off a man who attempted to stab her after she bit his penis while he was allegedly forcing her to have oral sex with him.
Kenner Mayor Ben Zahn sent out a memo on September 5 with the new directive, a day after Nike made headlines by introducing Colin Kaepernick as one of the faces of its “Just Do It” 30th anniversary ad campaign.
An 83-year-old Arkansas man has been charged with raping an 11-year-old girl in Franklinton, Louisiana, late last year.
Shots were fired at a Louisiana apartment complex after a man tried to steal candy and money from a child, according to police.
A woman who bit a Jefferson Parish Sheriff's officer during an earlier struggle slammed into two Sheriff’s Office vehicles after a wild police chase Thursday morning.
A Louisiana man who was pulled over for driving the wrong way on a one-way street was hospitalized after officers determined his blood alcohol level was at a potentially lethal level.
WWII veteran and New Orleans Saints fan Lawrence Brooks celebrated his 108th birthday at the National WWII Museum a few months ago, and now he's headed to Minneapolis for the Super Bowl.
Jeannette LeBlanc went crabbing with her friends and family in Louisiana in September and grabbed about two dozen raw oysters at a nearby market. Shortly after eating them, she began to feel sick.
Katherine Klimitas was diagnosed with brittle bone disease just two weeks before she was born.
Former NFL player Joe McKnight was shot and killed during an argument with another driver in his home state of Louisiana Thursday afternoon, according to WGNO.
A Louisiana college student who fabricated a report about being assaulted following Donald Trump's election has been issued a summons for criminal mischief.