Shortly after 1:30 p.m., June 14, there were reports of a fully engulfed structure fire in Baldwin. The structure, identified as a mobile home, was located in Brown's Trailer Park on Orphans Home Street. There are indications of heavy visible smoke and flames.
There are no injuries to report.... more »
Officers from the Lafayette Police Department responded to the report of a robbery Saturday, April 6, 2014 in the 700 block of North St. Antoine Street.
According to police the suspect entered the store around 8 p.m. armed with a black revolver and demanded money. The Lafayette Police report... more »
Troop E is currently investigating a multiple vehicle crash in Vernon Parish at the intersection of LA 28 and LA 8, east of Leesville. One of the vehicles involved is a tanker truck carrying molten sulfur and one of the other vehicles is a log truck.
Both the eastbound... more »
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Oil giant BP PLC said in an internal report released Wednesday before a key piece of evidence has been analyzed that multiple companies and work teams contributed to the massive Gulf of Mexico spill that fouled waters and shorelines for months. In its 193-page report posted... more »
Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals Secretary Alan Levine today announced multiple additions and enhancements to www.HealthFinderLA.com - a one-stop information site - to help Louisiana residents make informed health care decisions for themselves and their families.
The site, first launched in February and updated this month, now allows... more »
COVINGTON, La. (AP) - Oil giant BP is briefing the federal government on its internal investigation into the massive Gulf of Mexico oil spill that focuses on two key areas: cementing at the well head and the blowout preventer. BP said in a release late Monday that its probe has... more »
During the early night of April 30, 2010, Rayne Police Officers observed Brian A. Henny, 25, who was wanted for possession of property stolen from area residents and/or businesses. Brian Henny attempted to flee from officers and after an electronic control device was deployed, was taken into custody. When arrested,... more »