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Suspect Arrested In Connection with Church Fires Is Deputy’s Son

  Multiple media sources are reporting that one person has been arrested in connection with three fires at historically black churches in St. Landry Parish. The suspect, 21-year-old Holden Matthews is the son of St. Landry Parish sheriff’s deputy Roy Matthews. According to St. Landry Sherrif Bobby Guidroz, deputy Matthews brought his son to a […]

Fighting For The Rouge House

Retired U.S. Army Maj. Tracy Riley knows what it means to stand strong in the face of adversity. She just never expected to face so much at home.

A Quick Look at 2019 NFL Draft Prospects That Saints Have Met With or Worked Out So Far

The New Orleans Saints have interviewed, will interview, or have worked out at least 14 players ahead of the NFL Draft.

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New Orleans At Risk for Severe Weather Thursday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center predicts an enhanced risk of severe thunderstorms across Louisiana on Thursday, including New Orleans.

Holden Matthews Charged with Hate Crimes

On Monday, authorities filed hate crime charges against the man who is believed to have set fire to three historically black churches in St. Landry Parish.

Palm Sunday Vaccination Drive Brings People together for their Pets

Sunday, April 14th, the Louisiana SPCA and the Southeast Louisiana Veterinary Association hosted its annual Palm Sunday Rabies Vaccination Drive.

Community Activist Belden Batiste Announces Candidacy for Louisiana State Representative

Former congressional candidate and community activist Belden Batiste has announced that he will run for Louisiana District 97 Representative. 

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Fighting For The Rouge House

Retired U.S. Army Maj. Tracy Riley knows what it means to stand strong in the face of adversity. She just never expected to face so much at home.

For Health, 24 Frames a Second: An Interview with Dr. MarkAlain Dery of the 1st Annual F-NO (Public Health Film Festival of New Orleans)

At the Tulane School of Public Health in May, WHIV will present a film festival dedicated to providing information on health care from various perspectives.

Whoever You Want Her To Be – One Women’s Experience In The World’s Oldest Profession

Adrienne Hillard* had never had a problem with sex. Actually, she was often told that she liked it a little too much.

Residents and Business Owners Discuss The Future of Black Business on Claiborne Avenue

At one point in America’s history, it was not unheard of for a predominantly black region to have established economic self-reliance. These neighborhoods were vibrant communities basking in an affluent local economy.