Saints players react via Twitter to NFL suspensions

NEW ORLEANS, La (WNTZ) -- The supensions of New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton, general manager Mickey Loomis, assistant coach Joe Vitt and former defensive coordinator Gregg Williams in the bounty program scandal has many of the te

Texas man arrested in moonshine discovery

SMITH COUNTY, Tex (KETK-TV) The Smith County, Texas Constable found an illegal moonshine operation in the 9300 block of County Road 2301.

Sean Payton suspended for a year for bounty program

BATON ROUGE, La (WVLA) — The NFL has suspended Saints head coach Sean Payton for the 2012 season for his involvement in the bounty program that paid players for injuring opposing players.

Vernon Parish cleaning up after storms soak residents

LEESVILLE, La (Leesville Daily Leader) — Editor's Note: This is a developing story. Changes may be made from the original story.

Sections of Vernon Parish roadways closed due to flooding

LEESVILLE, La (Leesville Daily Leader) — UPDATE 9:38 a.m. — The following sections of roads are still closed due to flooding, according to the DOTD:

Ark-La-Tex prepares for heavy flooding

SHREVEPORT, La (KMSS) -- Ark-La-Tex residents are prepping for a heavy downpour today that could result in major flooding.

Lottery announces final Saints Second-Chance drawing deadline

BATON ROUGE, La — The Louisiana Lottery is calling all Saints fans to mail in any remaining nonwinning $5 New Orleans Saints 2011 scratch-off tickets for its final second-chance drawing to win a 2012 Saints Prize Package, including season

"World's Ugliest Dog" dies

Yoda, a 15 year-old female Chinese Crested and Chihuaua mix, who won last year's "World's Ugliest Dog" competition, died in her sleep on Saturday night, March 10.

Jermaine Jones disqualified from "AMERICAN IDOL"

HOLLYWOOD, Calif -- During Wednesday night’s performance show, it was revealed that American Idol top 12 finalist Jermaine Jones from Pine Hill, N.J

Russell Brand arrested for simple criminal damage in New Orleans

Russell Brand was just arrested by Orleans Parish Sheriff’s Office for Simple Criminal Damage.