DA Will Not Charge Browning

There will be no criminal charges brought against a Livingston Parish Sheriff’s Office employee who shot and killed an individual who came to his home while off duty and threatened him, according to Twenty First Judicial DA Scott Perrilloux. After reviewing the findings of the investigation done by the Louisiana State Police, Perrilloux said Caleb…

Home Invasion Suspect in Washington Parish

Last week, Washington Parish Patrol Deputy John O’Hern responded to a report of a home invasion in a rural area south of Bogalusa. Upon arriving at the scene, Deputy O’Hern learned that the female occupant of the home was startled by someone kicking in the front door. Seeing the homeowner, the male subject fled out…

Local Students Winners at Region 8 Science Fair

Ananya Kaushal of Fontainebleau High School was the overall winner of the 2020 Region 8 Science Fair at Southeastern Louisiana University. Her winning project on Juul cigarettes received first place honors in the senior division biomedical and health sciences category. Brian Cazalot, a Northlake Christian student, was the overall winner of the junior division. His…

Amy Bouton with STPG

Amy updated us on things going on with parish government, including a flood control study, a special pet adoption event, and an effort by the SBA to help those affected by the algae bloom last summer. Hear her in the interview below.

Lake Loot Q&A February 18, 2020

6:40 Q: My neighbors can borrow anything except (blank). The top 3 responses were_______? A: Money, Car, and vacuum cleaner Winner: Lindsey Rogers from Mandeville! 7:10 Kids Loot Q: The average parent will say THIS over 500 times this year. What? A: Hurry Up Winner: Emma Gauthier from Covington! 7:40 Q: If they won’t give…

Fatal Crash on Highrise

NOPD is investigating a traffic fatality on I-10 East Highrise last night. Initial reports show one male victim has died as a result of this accident. NOPD said at 6:37 p.m., NOPD officers responded to a call of an accident with injury on Interstate-10 East Highrise. Upon arrival, officers were notified that an adult male…

STPSO Conducting Carnival Checkpoints

The St. Tammany Sheriff’s Office is joining other local law enforcement agencies in a coordinated effort to reduce drunk driving fatalities during the Carnival season. The state-wide Driver Sober or Get Pulled Over campaign that was used over the Christmas and New Year’s holiday season is expanding this year to include Mardi Gras. Additional deputies…