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Firefighters put out DeQuincy house fire 2019-05-10 09:47:22A house fire in DeQuincy was put out this morning by the Ward Six Fire Protection District 1. The department reports that it responded to the house fi

Louisiana's unspent cash proposed for fire marshal's overtime, 2019-05-10 09:11:50More than $400 million in unspent cash from Louisiana's better-than-expected tax collections would pay for roadwork, coastal protection projects and

Best Western in Plaquemine catches fire after being 2019-05-09 21:39:09VIDEO: The Best Western hotel on Highway 1 in Plaquemine caught fire after being struck by lightning Thursday evening. The fire chief in Plaquemine sa

Bossier City and parish first responders prepare ahead 2019-05-09 17:22:09In a small room inside the office of Homeland Security in Bossier City, police officers, firefighters, education officials and many more were briefed

Harahan Fire Deptartment looks to triple budget by 2019-05-09 14:56:56VIDEO: The city of Harahan is looking to more than triple its fire department budget to $3.3 million by charging residents and businesses on their wat

Newest recipient of Caught in the Act Award 2019-05-09 09:45:37When trouble strikes, Josh Bell is obviously the guy to call. And apparently it doesn't matter what time of day or night it might be, Josh will be th

1st female Shreveport fire arson investigator explores uncharted 2019-05-09 00:10:12VIDEO: In her 19 years with the Shreveport Fire Department Officer Janet Ward has carried many titles. "Firefighter. Paramedic. Fire prevention," sa

Follow Up: After fire guts New Orleans restaurant, 2019-05-08 19:44:04VIDEO: A two-fire alarm Wednesday destroyed a Treme restaurant that has been in the community for decades. “I thought you was in there. That was

Grace Baptist Church honors first responders during Sunday 2019-05-08 17:18:25Not long after Carl Stanley arrived in Zachary to become the pastor of Grace Baptist Church, he hit a pothole while driving and had to stop to check w

New Orleans firefighters battle 2-alarm business fire 2019-05-08 12:52:24VIDEO: A two-story business caught fire near Interstate 10 in the Treme area on Wednesday. The flames erupted around 10:50 a.m. at the corner of St. P

Bossier City Fire Department receives higher rating 2019-05-07 23:02:23Bossier City makes an announcement that may help homeowners. The Bossier City Fire Department was just upgraded to a class one rating. This means the

Up to 21 rail cars derail when train, 2019-05-07 21:37:25A saltwater truck attempted to cross in front of a Union Pacific train. That caused the locomotive and 12-15 railcars to derail at the front of the t

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Volunteers clean catch basins in storm sweep 2019-05-11 23:25:00The Lake Pontchartrain Basin Foundation partnered with Orleans and Jefferson parishes to clean catch basins for their first storm sweep.

Stepfather of missing Texas 4-year-old who was with 2019-05-11 23:20:00Investigators found blood evidence linked to Maleah in the 26-year-old's apartment, police said.

5-year-old boy credited with saving his mother's life 2019-05-11 21:58:00Nicole Phung dialed 911 but couldn't speak, so her 5-year-old took the phone and gave their address to the dispatcher.

'She's a spunky lady': Driver saves her cat 2019-05-11 21:00:00The woman had just picked up her cat from the groomer and was on her way home when the accident happened.

Flood, severe weather threat continues through Sunday 2019-05-11 20:53:00A heavy rain and flood threat continues through Sunday, with a strong to severe storm also possible.

Sean Payton impressed with Saints rookie class so 2019-05-11 20:11:00The Saints showed off those draft picks and 70 other players at their rookie minicamp this weekend. Saturday was the first chance for the media to see

College student killed after getting into car she 2019-05-11 19:49:00The University of South Carolina's president had a touching tribute for Samantha Josephson at graduation.

This place offers a smashing good time by 2019-05-11 19:05:00There are even printers to smash, if you're feeling inclined to reenact the infamous "Office Space" movie scene.

Freight train derails in Mississippi during flash flooding 2019-05-11 18:38:00More than 20 cars derailed and were scattered around the washed-out tracks near the town of Hillsdale.

Here's what's happening in the week ahead 2019-05-11 17:45:00The start of a new week is right around the corner. Make sure you're caught up with everything that's happening here.

Kim Kardashian West has helped free 17 inmates 2019-05-11 17:23:00The E! star, who's studying to become a lawyer, has reportedly been working behind the scenes to help commute the life sentences of 17 first-time, no

K-9 school resource officer added to staff yearbook 2019-05-11 16:52:00Mya is all smiles in her yearbook photo.

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