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Sales tax free for hunters Sept. 5-7

Sales tax free for hunters Sept. 5-7

Posted 5:43 AM 9/1/2014 by Hunter Robinson

BATON ROUGE - Guns, ammunition and other hunting supplies are exempt from state and local sales taxes this weekend. The 2014 Louisiana Second Amendment Weekend Sales Tax Holiday runs Friday through Sunday and applies to individual consumer purchases of hunting gear, including (More)

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Police: New Orleans man killed in West Baton Rouge crash

Police: New Orleans man killed in West Baton Rouge crash

Posted 4:35 PM 8/31/2014 by Greg Renoud

PORT ALLEN - State police say a man who wasn't wearing a seat belt was killed when the vehicle he was in rolled across traffic on I-10 eastbound.

It happened near LA Hwy 415. Officials say Reese Randolph, 22, was killed.

Police say Randolph was a passanger in a 2005 Nissan Xterra. (More)...

8/30/2014

Murdered five year old laid to rest

Murdered five year old laid to rest

Posted 11:42 PM 8/30/2014 by Jessica LeBlanc

BATON ROUGE - 5 year old Jay"v"une Bergin was laid to rest Saturday morning after allegedly being beaten to death by his father, Vernell Day.

Day is facing attempted murder charges and a felon in possession of a firearm charge.

But both sides of the child's family came together to (More)

8/29/2014

Report: Rogers a cult leader, cuddled with kids

Posted 9:37 PM 8/29/2014 by Rob Krieger

BATON ROUGE- Days after local TV personality Scott Rogers was shot and killed in his home, sordid details are emerging from his home-town in England.

The Bury Free Press published an (More)

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