Jul 19, 2014
Maringouin man killed in accidental shooting
Authorities say around 3 a.m. Carl Joesph James Jr, 27, was shot by Tyrell King, 21. James was found with a single gunshot wound lying in the roadway near 8300 Scotland Avenue.
WAFB-TV Baton Rouge
Driver dies after getting thrown from truck that hit tree
One person is dead after a single-vehicle crash on LA 977 in Pointe Coupee Parish.
LSP: Man in deadly wreck wasn't wearing seat belt
State Police said a Maringouin man who died in a single-vehicle wreck Monday morning was not wearing their seat belt.
Tony the Tiger will get to stay at his truck stop in Grosse Tete. File photo
Louisiana's governor has signed a law that the owners of a truck stop where Tony the Tiger lives think is grrrrrrr-eat! Gov. Bobby Jindal's signature grants an exception to Louisiana law that lets the tiger stay in his quarters at a Grosse Tete truck stop.