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3/27/2015

St. George organizers plan to report signature forgers to authorities

St. George organizers plan to report signature forgers to authorities

Posted 8:29 AM 3/27/2015 by Trey Schmaltz

BATON ROUGE - Organizers of the St. George effort said Thursday night they will likely give the names of two signature collectors to law enforcement who they believe forged the names of three people on the petition backing the proposed City of St. George.

The people whose names were forged (More)

3/26/2015

Police identify victim of shooting found dead in parking lot

Police identify victim of shooting found dead in parking lot

Posted 4:00 PM 3/26/2015 by WBRZ Staff

BATON ROUGE - Police released the name of a woman who was found dead in a parking lot in Baton Rouge on Thursday morning.

Investigators confirmed the body of Jemina Williams, 34, of Baton Rouge was found next to a small white truck in the parking area of an auto parts store in the 2600 (More)

3/25/2015

One dead following busy night for BR firefighters

One dead following busy night for BR firefighters

Posted 12:21 PM 3/27/2015 by Hunter Robinson

BATON ROUGE - A woman was killed in an apartment fire early Wednesday morning, according to the Baton Rouge Police Department.

Firefighters were called to the complex in the 800 block of North Carrollton just after 1 (More)

3/24/2015

BRPD: Shooting victim ran to school for help

BRPD: Shooting victim ran to school for help

Posted 2:53 PM 3/24/2015 by Hunter Robinson

BATON ROUGE - Police said the victim of a shooting in Baton Rouge Tuesday morning ran to a nearby elementary school for help, which prompted a lockdown at the school.

Cpl. Don Coppola said then 18-year-old male victim said he was walking to a restaurant to get breakfast when two other men (More)

3/23/2015

Funeral for fallen soldier in Hammond today

Funeral for fallen soldier in Hammond today

Posted 10:04 AM 3/23/2015 by Hunter Robinson, Russell Jones

HAMMOND - Family and friends gathered Monday in Hammond to honor one of the National Guardsmen killed in a military helicopter crash two weeks ago.

George Wayne Griffin, Jr. served in the military for more than two decades, including two tours in Iraq. His body was greeted by police and (More)

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