FOX 48 Updates

Kent State responds to LSU frat’s game day sign mocking massacre

A game day sign outside an LSU fraternity united fans of opposing teams in the hours before kickoff. Unfortunately, it was due to feelings of outrage.

Three new cases of West Nile virus in Louisiana; on pace for lowest year on record

The Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals (DHH) has confirmed three new West Nile virus cases this week, bringing this year's total number of cases to 34.

Soldiers recall answering the call of duty after witnessing attacks on 9/11

The terror attacks of 9/11 pushed many to answer the call of duty.

Pop art vandals deface 9/11 monument in downtown Lafayette; police investigating

On the 12th anniversary of the attack on the World Trade Center, a monument dedicated to the tragedy was defaced in downtown Lafayette. Police are asking for the public’s assistance to identify the suspect(s) responsible.

Sinkhole gobbles more land

The massive sinkhole in Bayou Corne swallowed more land according to Assumption Parish emergency officials. They said it happened overnight Saturday on the northern side of the sinkhole.

Sinkhole gobbles more land

The massive sinkhole in Bayou Corne swallowed more land according to Assumption Parish emergency officials. They said it happened overnight Saturday on the northern side of the sinkhole.

LSU fans give a father a special purple and gold send off

In the sea of purple and gold tailgates lined up in front of the LSU Vet School Saturday one krewe stood out. Not for the group’s party, but for it's purpose.

AMOA receives re-accreditation from American Assn. of Museums

The Alexandria Museum of Art has again achieved accreditation by the American Association of Museums (AAM), the highest national recognition for a museum.

La./Miss. ALS Assn. holds walk in Shreveport

The ALS Association Louisiana-Mississippi Chapter’s annual Shreveport Walk to Defeat ALS is scheduled for October 5, 2013 at Betty Virginia Park in Shreveport. Registration for the Walk begins at 9:00 a.m.

State troopers cracking down on drunk drivers through Labor Day weekend

Louisiana State Police would like to remind motorists that the "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over" campaign will continue through September 2.