Lafayette Police: Arrest made in Mickey Shunick case

The Lafayette Police Department reports that an arrest has been made in the case of Mickey Shunick. They said that no other comment will be made until tomorrow, Friday, July 6.

Many people may lose internet service on July 9th

Pay attention -- or you could be booted off the Internet on Monday because of a malware that was planted in thousands of computers through a online advertising scam several months ago.

Under $3.00 gas hits Central Louisiana as Miss-Lou area still waits

Alexandria area residents are celebrating more than America's birthday this week.

Waste Management's Natchez & Adams County customers may experience varying service times

Waste Management announced today that residential service times throughout the Adams County area will vary because of a change in disposal sites.

Essence Music Festival kicks off today in New Orleans

Today is the opening day of the annual Essence Music Festival in New Orleans. Although the weekend will be filled with live music performances, today’s focus is on issues affecting youth in our area.

Baton Rouge native places sixth at Nathan's hot dog contest

If you could stomach it, the ten most intense, interesting and perhaps disgusting minutes on television aired on Independence Day.

Tom Cruise one of the highest paid actors

Tom Cruise is cruising in dough! According to Forbes magazine, he topped the list of highest paid stars over the past year, raking in $75 million.

Baton Rouge native looks to eat it up a notch at Coney Island contest

Whatever you do don't tell Adrian Morgan there's no strategy to professional eating.

Goodell upholds discipline in player suspensions for Saints’ bounty scandal

Scott Fujita, Anthony Hargrove, Will Smith and Jonathan Vilma were notified today that NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has upheld the discipline that was imposed for conduct detrimental to the NFL as a result of their roles in the New Orleans Sa

Independence Day Events in Cenla & the Miss-Lou

Getting ready to celebrate the red, white and blue on Wednesday?  Here's some events around Central Louisiana and the Miss-Lou to party on America's 236th birthday.