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)
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)
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)
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)