Rickey Jefferson pleads guilty to misdemeanor

LSU freshman safety Rickey Jefferson pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor charge Monday in Jefferson Parish. Jefferson and two others were put on probation for two years for resisting arrest in February.

SCAM ALERT: BBB warns about telemarketing scheme claiming to be from 'DMV'

The Louisiana Office of Motor Vehicles will issue you a driver’s license or a tag for your vehicle and provide several other services; but they will not help you save money on auto insurance.

Denham Springs man cited for alligator violations

Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Enforcement Division agents cited a Denham Springs man with 26 alligator violations on Aug. 15.

‘Swamp People’ star causes crash that shuts off power for several hours

Troy “T-Roy” Broussard, one of the stars of the hit reality show “Swamp People,” caused a major crash in downtown Shreveport this morning. The damage included a power outage that lasted for several hours.

Back to school: Bus safety tips

You know hat dreaded moment when you have to put your child on the big yellow school bus? They are so full of excitement and you are so full of worry.

LPB Presents: Alive! In America’s Delta -- The Whooping Crane’s Majestic Return

Louisiana Public Broadcasting unveils a special presentation of the first episode of its new six-part series Alive! In America’s Delta on Monday, Aug. 19 at 7 p.m. on LPB and Friday, Aug. 23 at 8 p.m. on WLAE in New Orleans.

Crabtree takes reins as Polk bids Keithley adieu

Fort Polk’s top enlisted Soldier hung up his boots and passed the torch to his replacement during a change of responsibility ceremony Aug. 13 on Fort Polk's Warrior Field.

Local law enforcement, legal officials urge caution regarding Stand Your Ground laws

The George Zimmerman trial is over, but people still have a lot of questions about Stand Your Ground laws.

Southern University to play first game on Reliant Stadium's giant HD screens

They say everything is bigger in Texas, and if they're talking about large screen HDTV’s, they might be right.