Updated: 8:19 PM 3/26/2015NAPOLEONVILLE - Sheriff's deputies in Assumption Parish are looking for a non-violent offender who managed to escape while being transported by the Avoyelles Women's Correctional Center Thursday evening. Deputies said Felicia Daigle, 30, from Napoleonville is wanted and there is a search for her. She is not considered armed... (More)
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Updated: 8:19 PM 3/26/2015BATON ROUGE - LSU announced Thursday that their troubled Acacia fraternity chapter was being dissolved after numerous hazing acts. The university said the chapter accepted responsibility for their actions, which included forcing pledges to drink alcohol, "personal servitude" to other members, and restricting their meals during initiation. LSU... (More)
Updated: 6:49 PM 3/26/2015PORT ALLEN - The West Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office told WBRZ's Chief Investigator, Chris Nakamoto , that Albert Harris III kidnapped his girlfriend from a home they apparently shared on Maryland Drive in Baton Rouge. Harris was killed in a crash Thursday morning; the woman who was being held,... (More)
Updated: 6:48 PM 3/26/2015BATON ROUGE - Southeast Louisiana plays host to some of the best wheelchair tennis players in the world this weekend, as the 26th Annual Cajun Classic plays out at the Paula Manship YMCA. The field includes former world number ones, Grand Slam champions and Paralympians. "The players that... (More)
Updated: 6:47 PM 3/26/2015BATON ROUGE - Dr. William Broussard, Southern University's athletic director, announced Thursday that he has been temporarily reassigned from his current position to the Southern System Presidents office. According to university spokesperson Edward Pratt, current men's basketball head coach Roman Banks will take over as acting athletic director. Banks... (More)
Updated: 6:40 PM 3/26/2015BATON ROUGE- Longtime educator Warren Drake is being considered as the next superintendent for East Baton Rouge Parish School System. Drake was the superintendent for the Zachary Community School System from 2002 to 2012, a school system that has been ranked number one in the state. Drake said... (More)
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Updated: 6:34 PM 3/26/2015ZACHARY - The Zachary school board is asking taxpayers for an additional one percent in sales tax to fund school programs. Residents will vote Saturday on the sales tax, which would help fund programs like the arts, music, foreign language, and athletics department. "We're asking the public which... (More)
Updated: 6:00 PM 3/26/2015GONZALES - One of the fastest growing counties or parishes in the country is Ascension Parish, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. Ascension Parish ranks 89th among the top 100 counties or parishes in the country based on percentage of population growth from 2013 to 2014. In 2013, the... (More)
Updated: 5:58 PM 3/26/2015BATON ROUGE - A federal judge issued a preliminary injunction Thursday blocking a new federal regulation that would change the definition of "spouse" under the Family and Medical Leave Act, according to the Louisiana Attorney General's Office. AG Buddy Caldwell sued the federal government over the change, which was... (More)
Updated: 5:57 PM 3/26/2015BATON ROUGE - Police are looking for answers tonight in the death of a woman who was found shot in a Baton Rouge auto body store parking lot Thursday. Investigators identified the victim as Jemina Williams, 34, and said she was found shot to death around 8 a.m. in... (More)
Updated: 5:37 PM 3/26/2015DENHAM SPRINGS - All lanes of Range Avenue at I-12 in Denham Springs are back open following an accident that closed a lane of travel in both directions on Thursday afternoon. The left lane of Range Avenue was blocked in both directions at I-12 on Thursday afternoon shortly after... (More)
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Updated: 5:16 PM 3/26/2015NEW YORK CITY - New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says state regulators will investigate the cause of an explosion, fire and building collapse in Manhattan. Cuomo says state Department of Public Service workers are at the scene of Thursday's blast near New York University, monitoring utility Con Edison's response. Mayor... (More)
Updated: 5:14 PM 3/26/2015NEW ORLEANS - An April 7 court date has been set in a Louisiana state court for Darren Sharper, the former NFL star who has entered pleas in four states where he is accused of drugging and sexually assaulting women. So far, Sharper has pleaded guilty to charges in Las... (More)
Updated: 4:52 PM 3/26/2015BATON ROUGE - Police released the name of a woman who was found dead in a parking lot in Baton Rouge on Thursday morning. Investigators confirmed the body of Jemina Williams, 34, of Baton Rouge was found next to a small white truck in the parking area of an... (More)
Updated: 4:02 PM 3/26/2015The price of oil rose sharply on Thursday as mounting tensions in Yemen got traders worried that the flow of crude from the Persian Gulf region could be disrupted. Saudi Arabia and other Gulf states launched strikes on key military installations in Yemen. They aim to oust Shiite rebels who... (More)
Updated: 2:00 PM 3/26/2015WASHINGTON - The U.S. doesn't believe there's a link to terrorism in the Germanwings crash in France that killed all 150 people aboard the plane. White House spokesman Josh Earnest, commenting Thursday on the crash, said "based on what we know, there is not a nexus to terrorism." French investigators... (More)
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