Blue Bell Coming Back To Louisiana & MississippiBlue Bell ice cream will be available in Louisiana and Mississippi stores again on December 21 after listeria contamination halted sales and prompted cleanup of production plants.
New Orleans Music Legend Allen Toussaint Dies At Age 77New Orleans music great Allen Toussaint has died following a heart attack at age 77.
Texas Cuts Medicaid Funding To Planned ParenthoodTexas is cutting off Medicaid funding to Planned Parenthood clinics following videos discussing fetal tissue.
Texan Pleads Guilty To Juvenile ProstitutionA man from Dallas has pleaded guilty to bringing a minor to Louisiana to engage in prostitution.
Bell Says $26M Helicopter Assembly Plant Is CompletedBell Helicopter Textron Inc. of Fort Worth, Texas, says its new assembly center in Lafayette, Louisiana is open for business.
Obama Marks Katrina's 10th AnniversaryPresident Obama said that New Orleans is "moving forward" a decade after Hurricane Katrina dealt it a devastating blow.
A Music Lover's Guide To The SouthGuide to five of the most important cities to visit in the South for music lovers
Tipsters Help Police Seeking Movie Theater Shooter's MotivePolice on Saturday thanked the many people providing tips about John Russell Houser as they work to reconstruct his movements before he killed two people, wounded nine and then killed himself.
2 Killed, 9 Wounded In Louisiana Theater ShootingLafayette Police Chief Jim Craft told reporters that nine people in total were wounded in the shooting.
Dallas Man Sentenced For Child Sex TraffickingProsecutors say Taurean Jackson was sentenced last week to 22 1/2 years for conspiring to bring a Dallas-area girl to the New Orleans area for prostitution, and for obstructing a federal investigation.
Benbrook Police Investigating Possible Other Victims In Abduction CaseThe man police say kidnapped a 9-year-old Benbrook girl is dead, but the investigation into what he did while alive is not over.
Family Happy That Missing Girl Is Back HomeMissing for days, a 9-year-old was back home early Wednesday after an FBI task force officer got into a shoot-out with the girl's uncle.