9:30 am Newscast

The search has ended for two young girls from Loranger discovered missing when their mother 35 year old Callie Brunett was found dead in their home yesterday morning. Officials believe the mother was killed Tuesday and Daniel Callighan fled with the two girls. 6 year old Jalie Brunett was found safe when authorities located Callighan in Jackson, Mississippi. The body of 3 year old Erin Brunett was found nearby. Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff’s Office Captain Jimmy Travis says Callighan dated the girls mother and are hoping to learn more about motive once they question him.

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Callie Brunett’s stolen car was spotted on camera in McComb, Mississippi, Thursday morning. In Jackson law enforcement were suspicious when they saw Callaghan pulling on doors in a neighborhood.


A new survey shows most Louisianians support expanding both fossil fuels and renewable energy. Mel Bridges has the story.

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Not a bad start for Governor Jeff Landry who’s first legislative session of his first term in office got him much of what he set out to accomplish. He didn’t get enough support for the Constitutional convention he wanted though and political analyst Bernie Pinsonat says that may take some legwork.

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