Louisiana

America’s Toughest Cop is Back with a Challenge
Last year in this space, I posted a story about St. Landry Parish Sheriff’s Lt. Clay Higgins, of Louisiana (The Greatest Crimestoppers Video Ever). I predicted at the time that Lt. Higgins was well on his way to becoming famous because of the way he looks, the way he talks, and more importantly, what his message is.
The Greatest Crimestoppers Video Ever
As listeners will attest, on The Riley & Scot Show, we love Crimestoppers. Ken Decoster of the Winnebago County Sheriff's Office joins us each Tuesday morning to discuss the latest in law enforcement news and the latest information from Rockford Crimestoppers. TV...
Train Blown Off Bridge During Thunderstorm
It's early in the season, but we've already gotten several examples of Mother Nature's power with storms and tornadoes here in our area. Other places across the U.S. are getting a taste of the same thing. Case in point, Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, Monday morning around 10:30:
Let’s Not Try This, Kids!
This has been quite the animal-centric week. First, we're treated to a flurry of black bear sightings in and around the Rockford area, then we get the story about something so big it ate a 9-foot shark, then Scot wrote about the world's oldest cat losing the title (in the usual way)...