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4/14/2014

Baker shooting suspect to be tried in adult court

Baker shooting suspect to be tried in adult court

Posted 7:14 PM 4/14/2014 by Russell Jones

BATON ROUGE - A juvenile court judge ruled Monday evening that the suspect in a triple murder in Baker can be tried as an adult.

Judge Kathleen Richey transferred Nakeydran Williams, 16, to district court where he'll be prosecuted on adult charges.  The decision came after she heard (More)

4/12/2014

Jury acquits Galmon in beating death of BR man

Jury acquits Galmon in beating death of BR man

Posted 8:24 AM 4/12/2014

BATON ROUGE - An East Baton Rouge Parish jury has acquittal Deandre Galmon in the 2010 beating death of a Baton Rouge man. 26-year-old Galmon was found not guilty Friday of second-degree murder in the death of Ricky Wilson. If convicted, he would have faced a mandatory sentence of (More)

4/11/2014

Teens get serious about violence after triple murder

Posted 9:27 PM 4/11/2014 by Brittany Weiss

BAKER - Parents, friends, and peers met Friday night, two weeks after three teens were murdered at the Baker Civic Club,  to talk about violence in the community.

"Gun play is serious nowadays," said one teen. "You have to watch you (sic) back. My parents don't let me go out because (More)

4/10/2014

House passes Ryan budget with big cuts

House passes Ryan budget with big cuts

Posted 9:25 AM 4/10/2014

WASHINGTON - The House has passed a GOP budget blueprint that promises a balanced federal ledger in 10 years through sweeping cuts across the federal budget and eliminating health care coverage under the Affordable Care Act. The 219-205 vote on the nonbinding framework takes a mostly (More)

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