LRN Newscast 14:30 02-04-15

A Lake Charles woman is under arrest after the four-year child she was tending was found wandering along a Highway 385. Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office Spokesperson Kim Myers says 23-year-old Jamie Jackson left the toddler unattended while she drove her nephew to school and then had coffee…
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Jackson is charged with cruelty to a juvenile.

Officials with Grambling University had hoped to have a new president hired by this April, but because of the state’s budget problems, that has concerned many applicants. Those questions has made the responses numbers lower, but University of Louisiana System President Sandra Woodley says there should not be too much more of a delay from here…
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Rivals-dot-com and 24-7 sports says LSU’s 2015 football recruiting is among the ten best in the country. Jeff Palermo has more…
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There’s been a significant drop in the number of Louisiana highway fatalities. According to numbers released from the LSU Highway Safety Research Group, there has been a 29 percent decrease in highway related deaths from 2007 to 2013. The Louisiana Highway Safety Commission says that’s good news, but more needs to be done.