| Jan 28, 2011
The U.S. Department of Labor says companies in Louisiana and South Carolina are settling a lawsuit alleging they illegally fired a crane operator in Texas for making safety and health complaints.
It reported Thursday that the man repeatedly told his...
| Feb 2, 2011
| 2:23 PM
Today, Governor Bobby Jindal declared a state of emergency for a major winter storm system and related dangerous winter weather conditions. Additionally, the Governor's Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness (GOHSEP) activated its Crisis...
| Feb 2, 2011
In all, TCU, SMU and North Texas sign 74 players on national letter of intent signing day.
2011 TCU Recruiting Class
Quincy Aldridge (S, 6-2, 195, Whitehouse, Texas; Whitehouse High School)
James Bailey (S, 6-1, 200, Everman, Texas; Everman High...
| Feb 3, 2011
It will be a three day weekend for students and teachers in St. James Parish. All schools there will be closed tomorrow. Also closed is LSU's campus. Evening classes at LSU tonight and all classes tomorrow have been canceled. WGNO News Reporter Vanessa...
| Feb 2, 2011
| 10:00 PM
From New Orleans to Shreveport, folks are dealing with icy roads and plunging temperatures, and the bad news: there's more to come.
18 parishes across southeast Louisiana including some on the north shore and Baton Rouge closed state offices today. 11...
| Feb 10, 2011
Officials confirmed the remains of Rick Shaw were found late Wednesday night.
MONT BELVIEU, Texas (Feb. 9, 2011) --- 39 News has a follow up on a story we first brought you as breaking news on Tuesday, Feb. 8 about an explosion at a natural gas plant in...
| Feb 9, 2011
39 News has a follow up on a story we first brought you as breaking news on Tuesday, Feb. 8 about an explosion at a natural gas plant in Mont Belvieu. The flames are out but the search continues to find an unaccounted worker.
The new details regarding...
| Feb 17, 2011
| 1:58 PM
Robert Matthew Slaybaugh of Baton Rouge has been arrested and charged with pornography involving juveniles.
The 19-year-old was arrested as a result of a joint investigation involving the Louisiana Attorney General's High Technology Crime Unit, the...
| Feb 21, 2011
| 2:34 PM
A Baton Rouge man has been arrested on charges of indecent behavior with a juvenile and computer-aided solicitation of a minor, announced Louisiana Attorney General Buddy Caldwell.
Rosvelt Franklin Toliver, 51, of 10846 Fieldcrest Drive, was...
| Aug 31, 2010
A 37-year-old Baton Rouge man was killed after he lost control of his car and hit a utility pole.
Trooper Russell Graham says Daniel Parker was southbound on La. Highway 991 Sunday when his car entered a curve near Sunshine.
Graham tells The Advocate...
| Sep 3, 2010
Baton Rouge police say a man shot two people at a hospital, injuring one critically.
Police haven't said what prompted the shooting or how Garner was initially identified as the shooter, but they says he has a long arrest record. He was considered...
| Sep 6, 2010
As the scope of the nationwide salmonella outbreak expanded late last month, farmers market vendors reported rushes on locally produced eggs and people with backyard flocks were sitting smug.
But food safety experts say consumers shouldn't jump to the...