Posted 11:47 AM 9/17/2014 by Russell Jones, AE Stevenson
BATON ROUGE - An inmate escaped custody briefly Wednesday near the state courthouse downtown.
According to the sheriff's office, Clayton Holland was being taken to the 19th Judicial District Courthouse when he got away from Pine Prairie corrections officers. He was at the courthouse for a (More)
Posted 1:05 PM 9/16/2014 by Russell Jones
BATON ROUGE - A state district judge ruled Tuesday that a last-minute retirement hike lawmakers gave to the state police superintendent violates Louisiana's constitution.
Judge Janice Clark issued the ruling after a hearing Tuesday morning in Baton Rouge.
State Sen. Dan Claitor, a (More)
Posted 9:17 AM 9/12/2014 by Ryan Naquin
BATON ROUGE - The CEO of Red Jacket Firearms is working to fix the company's tarnished image after the face of the company was accused of molesting women.
"Maybe I was being manipulated. Maybe what he was saying wasn't fully true. Maybe it wasn't true at all," Joe Meaux said.
Posted 11:00 AM 9/11/2014 by Caroline McDougall, Russell Jones
BATON ROUGE - Members of the Baton Rouge Fire Department gathered for a moment of silence Thursday morning to honor those who died in the 9/11 terror attacks 13 years ago.
Throughout the day, many organizations in the Baton Rouge community will host multiple events to honor and give their (More)
Posted 8:45 AM 9/10/2014 by Brittany Weiss
BATON ROUGE - The NAACP met for the first time Tuesday since a WBRZ Investigative Unit report found a police officer had been accused of sending racially charged text (More)