OPELOUSAS, La. -- August Pitre is a senior at Northwest High School and a standout wide receiver. On top of being senior class president and the reigning district/parish MVP in football, he also captains NW's football and basketball teams. But it's Pitre's hard work in the classroom that's made scouts from prestigious universities take notice.
A woman sailing on a Carnival cruise ship from New Orleans is missing after going overboard in the Gulf of Mexico, according to a company spokesman
The East Baton Rouge coroner has released information regarding the fetus found in a sewer over the weekend in Baton Rouge.
Authorities are reporting one person was killed and many were wounded in a high school shooting in rural Kentucky.