- Wed, 16 Aug 2017 23:08:36 +0000: Deaths for August 16 - GANNETT Syndication Service
Compilation of death notices from the area.
- Wed, 16 Aug 2017 23:07:45 +0000: Potential Mike VII arrives on LSU campus - GANNETT Syndication Service
LSU has welcomed a tiger to campus that could potentially become its new mascot, Mike VII.
- Wed, 16 Aug 2017 21:49:25 +0000: Metro Narcotics Unit nets 3 moving meth - GANNETT Syndication Service
Two men and a woman were arrested late Tuesday, booked into OCC early Wednesday. Agents said they found about 25 ounces of meth in vehicle's dash.
- Wed, 16 Aug 2017 21:38:56 +0000: Man claiming to be Nazi, educator does not have La. teaching certifications - GANNETT Syndication Service
The News-Star has found no indication the man works in public schools or has Louisiana teaching certification. The account has since been closed.
- Wed, 16 Aug 2017 21:00:39 +0000: As dozens more report blackouts at Mexico resorts, country says it will act on tainted alcohol - GANNETT Syndication Service
Bootleg "tequila" spiked with toxic methanol and poured into reused brand-name bottles is another scourge, says owner of liquor store in Mexico.