9:30 am Newscast

Louisiana continues to post historic unemployment numbers. Jeff Palermo has the story…

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Orleans Parish D-A Jason Williams is grateful he and his 78-year-old mother were not injured after being carjacked in the Lower Garden District Monday night. Williams says it all happened in a matter of seconds.

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Walker Police have arrested two people involved in the murder 60-year-oid woman whose body was found in a wooded area of Livingston Parish on Thursday. Sarah Santini was reported missing on October 7th and when police went to her home they knew something bad happened…

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Officials believe 30-year-old Bobby Schneider of Gonzales killed Sarah Santini in her home and another man helped him dispose of her body.


Slain Northwestern State football player Ronnie Caldwell will be laid to rest in in Austin, Texas. Caldwell was found shot several times more than a week ago at an apartment complex near campus.

Northwestern’s home game against Southeastern was moved to Thursday so his teammates and coaches could attend the funeral today. So far, no one has been charged in Caldwell’s death.