June 8, 2014 5:27 PM
On Saturday, June 7, just after 4:30 p.m. Lafayette police and multiple area fire departments responded to a residential fire in the 2800 block of South Fieldspan Road.
At the time of the blaze, 6 of the 10 residents were inside the home, and managed to escape. Fortunately, there... more »
April 19, 2014 9:02 PM
MOKPO, South Korea (AP) - Divers recovered 13 bodies from inside a ferry that sank off South Korea, pushing the confirmed death toll to 46, officials said Sunday. The discovery came after rescuers finally gained access to the inside of the ship following three days of failure and frustration caused... more »
April 6, 2014 2:09 PM
SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) - A Sunday morning fire tore through a nursing home in southern Chile, killing 9 seniors and their caretaker. The nursing home is located near the city of Paillaco, some 540 miles (870 kilometers) south of the Chilean capital, Santiago. Police say neighbors were able to rescue... more »
July 24, 2011 3:19 PM
Traffic is slow moving on I-10 outside of Baton Rouge due to several accidents over the past two hours.
The Iberville Police Department is working an accident on the Grosse Tete overpass. According to the Louisiana State Police Troop A, they are clearing up an accident near mile-marker 145... more »
May 20, 2011 8:21 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) - High gasoline prices are pushing a lot of Americans to make tough choices, scaling back summer vacations, driving less or ditching the car altogether. And some seniors are choosing a tank of gas over their prescriptions. An Associated Press-GfK poll shows the share of Americans who say... more »
May 10, 2011 8:02 AM
Lafayette Parish Daily Arrest Report- May 10, 2011
Name: Anderson, Milton Charge: Warrant/Bench Warrant Arresting Agency: Lafayette Parish Sheriff'S Ofc Address: 100 Blk Elsie ST Opelousas, La
Name: Blakeman, Edward Charge: Simple Battery Arresting Agency: Lafayette City Marshal Address: 600 Blk Richland AVE Lafayette, La
Name: Bruno,... more »
October 28, 2010 10:13 PM
PORT ARTHUR, Texas (AP) - The Coast Guard has reopened the Sabine-Neches Waterway, about 10 hours after a fuel spill from a tugboat accident closed it to marine traffic south of the Intracoastal Waterway. Coast Guard Petty Officer Nathan Rau says the channel reopened about 11:30 a.m. Thursday. He said... more »
October 20, 2010 1:36 PM
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Voters may be scratching their heads when they cast their ballots in the Nov. 2 election. They'll be wading through 10 proposed constitutional changes that delve into complex rules governing taxes, property rights and criminal trial procedure.
The easiest amendment to understand is at... more »
October 11, 2010 10:06 AM
CLEVELAND (AP) - Proud parents in Cleveland are thinking of their baby as a perfect 10 - partly because of the way he arrived over the weekend. Kolsyn Liam Healy was born at 10:10 a.m. on Sunday, which was October 10th. That made it 10/10/10 on the calendar. The father,... more »
September 10, 2010 6:07 PM
Today is Friday, Sept. 10, the 253rd day of 2010. There are 112 days left in the year.
Today's Highlight in History:
On Sept. 10, 1960, Hurricane Donna, a dangerous Category 4 storm, struck the Florida Keys. (In the days that followed, Donna crossed over the Florida Peninsula... more »
September 10, 2010 10:19 AM
St. Landry Parish Daily Arrest Report- September 10, 2010
Bobby Lee Augustus, age 28, 163 Twisted Oaks Rd., Opelousas, La., charged with disturbing the peace by intoxication.
Brandon Charles LeJeune, age 25, 179 Soileau Rd., Eunice, La., charged with driving while intoxicated-3rd offense, illegal tinted windshield/side windows, operating... more »
September 10, 2010 10:11 AM
Franklin Daily Arrest Report- September 10, 2010
September 9, 2010 at 9:41 AM, AARON M. GUILLORY, 29, of Iberia Street - Franklin, LA was arrested and charged with Theft and Forgery. Ms. Guillory was processed and later transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center where she was... more »
September 10, 2010 7:28 AM
St. Mary Parish Daily Arrest Report- September 10, 2010
Tony P. Hale 32 years old of 111 Robicheaux Lane, Verdunville was arrested on 9-9-2010 at 9:56 am on a warrant for Failure to Appear on the charge of Issuing Worthless Checks. Deputy was called to above location in reference... more »
September 10, 2010 6:53 AM
Lafayette Parish Daily Arrest Report- September 10, 2010
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Name: Alexander, Michelle Charge: Forgery: Arresting Agency: Lafayette Parish Sheriff'S Ofc Address: 1700 Blk Nursery Hwy ROA Breaux Bridge, La
Name: Bacque, John Charge: Possession Of Marijuana Arresting Agency: Lafayette Parish Sheriff'S Ofc... more »
August 29, 2010 11:59 PM
Acadiana drivers headed west into Texas may want to make alternative travel plans. Interstate 10 is completely shut down near Hamshire, TX, just west of Beaumont. This is all due to a crash involving chemicals.
According to the Texas Department of Public Safety, the closure could last well into... more »
August 20, 2010 9:34 AM
MONROE, La. (AP) - A Monroe woman has been sentenced to 10 years in jail in the beating death of her 11-month-old son. Geveva Mott was sentenced Thursday in state district court in Monroe. Mott, who was 20 years old at the time of the crime, was convicted of one... more »
August 10, 2010 7:41 AM
St. Mary Parish Daily Arrest Report- August 10, 2010
Conley Jones 61 years old of 1366 Joseph St., Amelia was arrested on 8-9-2010 at 4:28 pm on a warrant for Aggravated Battery. Suspect was located at his residence, placed under arrest on warrant and booked into the parish jail... more »
August 10, 2010 7:12 AM
Lafayette Parish Daily Arrest Report- August 10, 2010
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As you've requested, this report contains the daily arrests for Aug 10, 2010
Name: Anderson, Cory Charge: Warrant/Bench Warrant Arresting Agency: Lafayette City Pd Address: 1000 Blk C Kennedy DR Arnaudville, La
... more »
August 4, 2010 9:25 AM
PORT ALLEN, La. (AP) - Louisiana State Police say a 39-year-old Georgia man was killed after being hit by a pickup. State Police Trooper Russell Graham said Walter Ellison Jr., of Rex, Ga., was walking on Interstate 10 shortly after midnight Tuesday when he stepped into the path of an... more »
August 3, 2010 9:34 PM
SLIDELL, La. (AP) - Slidell police say a 24-year-old man apparently shot and killed himself on Interstate 10 in Mississippi after trying to hold up a fast-food restaurant in Slidell. Capt. Kevin Foltz says the man's name is being withheld until his family is notified. Foltz says the man ordered... more »
June 24, 2010 5:49 PM
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Louisiana gained 10,300 non-farm jobs from April to May though state officials warn the impact of the Gulf of Mexico oil spill hasn't yet hit. The Louisiana Workforce Commission said Thursday that the state - on a non-seasonally adjusted basis - still had 9,900 fewer... more »
June 10, 2010 10:00 AM
St. Landry Parish Daily Arrest Log- June 10, 2010
Dustin Corey Deville, age 24, 223 Pine Loop, Lawtell, La., charged with unlawful purchase of alcohol for persons and simple battery involving domestic violence.
Jason S. Bertrand, age 34, 172 Dolly Lane, Leonville, La., charged with 2 counts of... more »
June 10, 2010 9:36 AM
St. Mary Parish Daily Narcotics Arrest Log- June 10, 2010
Hilton Jack 36 years old and Jerrell Darbigny 28 yoa both of 1146 Hwy 83, Ashton were arrested on 6-9-2010 at 5:11 pm with Jack being charged with Possession of Loritab, Possession of Vicodan, Possession of Xanax, Possession of... more »
June 10, 2010 9:33 AM
St. Mary Parish Daily Arrest Report- June 10, 2010
Cachet Ogwin 32 years old of 1812 Hwy 182, Morgan City was arrested on 6-9-2010 at 7:45 am on a warrant for Issuing Worthless Checks. Suspect was located at her residence, placed under arrest and issued a summons to appear... more »
June 10, 2010 7:30 AM
Lafayette Parish Daily Arrest Log-- June 10, 2010
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Name: Alfred, Kennie Charge: Prohibited Acts -Schedule Iii Arresting Agency: Lafayette City Pd Address: 100 Blk Raddcliff STR Lafayette, La
Name: Benjamin, Terrance Charge: St. Mary Parish Arresting Agency: Lafayette Parish Sheriff'S Ofc... more »
February 26, 2010 8:47 AM
ABBEVILLE, La. (AP) - A suspect wanted in a shooting death in Abbeville two months ago has been arrested in Virginia. Authorities say 25-year-old Jamal Diggs was arrested Thursday in Newport News, Va. and charged with second-degree murder. Diggs is accused in the shooting death of D'Jacquaney Mitchel on Dec.... more »
February 24, 2010 12:51 PM
Acadia Parish- Yesterday, February 23, 2010, Louisiana State Police Troop I investigated a two vehicle crash on I-10 near milepost 85 that claimed the life of a Church Point man.
Killed in the crash was eighteen year old Benjamin Guidry of Church Point. Guidry was killed when the vehicle... more »
February 23, 2010 11:33 AM
Tuesday, February 23, 2010, I-10 West Bound Right Lane at Mile Post 62 will be closed from 8:00 A.M. until 12:00 Noon. Then the West Bound Left Lane will be closed from 12:00 Noon until 4:00 P.M. at Mile Post 62.
February 12, 2010 9:35 AM
State Police have reported that US 190 is opened.
For more information visit www.511la.org or www.lsp.org .
I-49 from exit 80 (McArthur Drive exit) in Alexandria to Exit 94 (the Rapides Station Exit) is closed.
Two bridges in the KATC viewing area are closed due... more »
December 16, 2009 10:55 AM
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - State health officials say about 10,990 doses of pediatric swine flu vaccine shipped to Louisiana are among the 800,000 doses being recalled nationwide. A French manufacturing company said tests show the vaccine may have lost some of its strength.
However, health officials were quick... more »
November 30, 2009 2:36 PM
UPDATE - Ariel Hines (B/F, age 12) of Harvey was pronounced deceased just after noon today by doctors at Our Lady of the Lake Hospital in Baton Rouge. Ariel is the sixth person who has died as a result of injuries sustained in the I-10 crash in Ascension Parish on... more »
November 30, 2009 8:47 AM
Troop I Press Release:
Rayne- Last night, Troopers with Louisiana State Police Troop I investigated a crash that claimed the lives of two people on Interstate 10 west of Rayne.
Killed in the crash were fifty six year old Kenneth Hicks of Northport, AL and forty nine year... more »
November 24, 2009 7:08 PM
Interstate 10 in Lake Charles is now open for motorist traveling on Interstate 10 east and westbound through Lake Charles.
On November 24 at 11:00 am, a tractor trailer transporting butane overturned near the Interstate 10 exit in the city of Westlake. State Police Emergency Services were called to... more »
October 27, 2009 2:44 PM
Authorities say the crash happened just before 12 noon today (October 27). The driver of a dark colored Toyota car allegedly fell asleep at the wheel while traveling westbound on I-10 and lost control of the vehicle. The Toyota traveled across the median and struck a green Ford Taurus head... more »
October 26, 2009 10:40 AM
La 743, approximately 1.2 miles south of US 190 in St Landry Parish will be closed Tuesday, October 27, 2009, from 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. for railroad repair. This closure should last only one day. Louisiana DOTD regrets any inconvenience this necessary work may cause and appreciates your patience.... more »
October 22, 2009 1:48 PM
JENNINGS, La. (AP) - A tornado wreaked havoc in the southwest Louisiana town of Jennings, uprooting trees, blowing down power lines and overturning at least one tractor-trailer traveling on Interstate 10. The National Weather Service in Lake Charles says the twister touched down about 1 p.m. Thursday and crossed the... more »
October 20, 2009 11:52 AM
It was a busy weekend for Troopers with the Louisiana State Police. Over the past weekend Troopers worked diligently with other local, state, and federal agencies to rid our streets of dangerous narcotics. During traffic stops made along Interstate 10, Troopers recovered over 290 pounds of marijuana, 2.3 kilos of... more »
September 30, 2009 8:11 AM
The left lane of I-49, in the southbound direction from I-10 to the Pont des Mouton exit ramp, will be closed for guard rail work. It will be closed tonight (Wednesday, September 30) beginning at 8:00 p.m. and should re-open at 6 o'clock tomorrow morning (October 1).
September 29, 2009 12:37 PM
One person was killed in a Monday afternoon crash when the vehicle he was driving ran off Interstate 10 west of Jennings and flipped several times. Killed was Michael McCommons Jr, 27, from Rayne. McCommons was not wearing a seatbelt when the vehicle he was driving ran off the roadway... more »
September 23, 2009 8:03 AM
The Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office is investigating an attempted abduction. The Sheriff's Office tells KATC that two boys ---10 and 11 years old ---were riding their bikes around nine o'clock Sunday night when a white man in a car drove up next to them. The boys told the Sheriff's Office... more »