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7/25/2014

Lawsuit likely after school board votes to drop two members

Lawsuit likely after school board votes to drop two members

Posted 9:36 AM 7/25/2014 by Trey Schmaltz

BATON ROUGE- East Baton Rouge Parish School Board members refused to leave Thursday's meeting before making a decision on whether or not to eliminate the number of seats on the board.

About six hours after the meeting began, the board voted to eliminate two seats and move forward with nine (More)

7/24/2014

I-10 West reopens following accident on bridge

I-10 West reopens following accident on bridge

Posted 10:49 AM 7/24/2014 by Hunter Robinson

BATON ROUGE - All lanes are now opened headed westbound on I-10 in Baton Rouge.

The interstate was closed at the I-10/110 split because of an accident on the Mississippi River Bridge.

According to DOTD, traffic from the accident reached College Dr.

The car appears to have overturned and caught on fire. EMS said three people were taken from the scene with injuries.

7/23/2014

Residents sound off ahead of Metro Council fairness discussion

Posted 9:05 AM 7/23/2014 by Hunter Robinson

BATON ROUGE - The Metro Council could vote on an issue dealing with equal opportunity at their meeting this afternoon.

A lot of items are on the council agenda, but one of the most controversial is the Fairness Ordinance that focuses on protecting sexual orientation, like race, when it (More)

7/22/2014

Victim recovering after being shot several times

Posted 8:15 AM 7/22/2014 by Hunter Robinson

BATON ROUGE - An investigation is now underway into the latest shooting in Baton Rouge.

Police say a 23-year-old man is recovering the hospital after he was shot several times around 11:00 p.m. last night in the 5500 block of St. Gerard St. The victim then traveled to a pharmacy on Airline (More)

7/21/2014

Gonzales man killed in Ascension Parish crash

Gonzales man killed in Ascension Parish crash

Posted 6:54 AM 7/21/2014 by Hunter Robinson

GONZALES - State police say a 22-year-old Gonzales man died when the car he was riding in was involved in a crash with another vehicle in Ascension Parish. Trooper Jared L. Sandifer says Patrick Breaux was a front seat passenger in a car driven by 22-year-old Sara Andrews, of Baton (More)

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