| Jul 30, 2010
Prosecutors have filed a motion to set a faster pace for trials of the five Angola inmates accused of killing a security officer more than 10 years ago.
The motion, filed Thursday in state district court in St. Francisville, seeks a Nov. 1 trial for 42-...
| Jan 8, 2011
Togo organizaba este sábado varias ceremonias religiosas para recordar a las víctimas del ataque, el 8 de enero de 2010, contra su delegación de fútbol en la región angoleña de Cabinda, donde el equipo iba a disputar la Copa de África de Naciones.
| Sep 20, 2010
Warden Burl Cain say four Louisiana State Penitentiary security officers resigned and another was fired after an investigation of alleged sexual activity between prisoners and visitors in June.
The Advocate reports prison investigative reports allege...
| Jul 14, 2011
| 2:54 PM
A life sentence at Angola Prison is often a death sentence, as most people who go there will never return home. Deep inside the razor wire, cement walls and iron gates, some of the most dangerous criminals are weak, feeble and dying.
Leonard Hart says,...
| Aug 22, 2011
| 7:34 PM
ANGOLA - Hall of fame coach Lou Holtz has been appointed to the board of trustees at Trine University in Angola, Indiana.
Holtz gave the university′s commencement address and received an honorary doctorate from Trine in May.
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| Sep 6, 2011
| 5:47 AM
The Indiana State Police are investigating a death that occurred Sunday morning in Greene County.
The victim has been identified by detectives as Michael Fuson, 43, of Angola, Ind.
Fuson's body was discovered in the 11000 block of Main Street in...
| Sep 14, 2011
| 1:59 PM
First things first: I didn't watch Monday night's Miss Universe Pageant. I did not even know it was on.
The last time I might have tuned into such a program was in middle school, the height of insecurity. I was short, scrawny and getting used to my first...
| Sep 19, 2011
Miss Angola Leila Lopes was crowned Miss Universe 2011 and she stopped by the PIX11 Morning News for her first US interview and first trip to New York City. The 25 year-old beauty is from Benguela, Angola is the first winner from her country.
We spoke to...
| Jun 1, 2011
| 12:17 PM
ANGOLA, Ind. (AP) — Authorities say an 83-year-old woman was pulled from waist-deep water in a heavily flooded swamp in northeastern Indiana after she was missing about 23 hours.
The Steuben (stoo-BEN') County Sheriff's Department says Trois (TROH'...
| Jul 20, 2011
| 1:42 PM
Angola inmate Chet Schneider is about as tough as a teddy bear. But in his previous life, Chet had a drug problem that got him in serious trouble. "I was trying to get a lady to give me some gas because I didn't have the money and took a $20 off a 12-...
| Jul 27, 2011
| 12:44 PM
It's an unlikely alliance: two judges in New Orleans, the state penitentiary in Angola and the very criminals being sent there.
Judge Laurie White says she's "seen so many people with drug charges and other types of crimes just come and go, back and...