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    Board member: "Let's order pizza," school meeting hits 5-hour mark

    Board member: "Let's order pizza," school meeting hits 5-hour mark

    Updated: 10:30 PM 7/24/2014

    BATON ROUGE- East Baton Rouge Parish School Board members said they plan to take their meeting into the early morning hours to decide on if board member's districts should be re-drawn. Among the possibilities on the table Thursday, were changes that would eliminate as many as four seats on... (More)
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    Ohio State band director fired

    Ohio State band director fired

    Updated: 7:53 PM 7/24/2014

    COLUMBUS, OHIO- The leader of what's known as the "Best Damned Band in the Land" was fired by Ohio State University for knowing about but ignoring "serious cultural Issues", including sexual harassment. Jonathan Waters took over the band two years ago after serving in lesser capacities for ten years.... (More)
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    The most graphic of medical mistakes

    The most graphic of medical mistakes

    Updated: 7:43 PM 7/24/2014

    BIRMINGHAM, ALABAMA- A man is suing a hospital, doctors and others for what was supposed to be a procedure for circumcision that turned into one of the most outlandish medical mistakes. His penis was mistakenly amputated. Johnny Lee Banks says he went to Princeton Baptist Medical center last... (More)
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    Roommate dispute leads to kitchen knife stabbing

    Roommate dispute leads to kitchen knife stabbing

    Updated: 6:49 PM 7/24/2014

    BATON ROUGE - A man faces an attempted second degree murder charge after he stabbed one of his roommates with a kitchen knife during an argument, according to BRPD. Police said they arrested 51-year-old Todd Banks after they received reports that Banks stabbed a 53-year-old man who lived in... (More)
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    Saints' Payton: New training camp site 'pretty amazing'

    Saints' Payton: New training camp site 'pretty amazing'

    Updated: 6:41 PM 7/24/2014

    WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. - Saints coach Sean Payton says the new training camp setup at the Greenbrier resort is "pretty amazing," and that a change in environment should be a good thing. Payton, speaking after the team reported for camp on Thursday, says he's also pleased the list of... (More)
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    National pro-life organization visits Baton Rouge

    Updated: 6:30 PM 7/24/2014

    BATON ROUGE - Protesters from across the country were in Baton Rouge Thursday to rally against abortion. More than 100 people gathered outside Delta Women's Clinic chanting, singing and praying in an effort to spread their message. A majority of the protestors were members of "Operation Save America,"... (More)
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    Burkina official: Plane wreckage found in Mali

    Burkina official: Plane wreckage found in Mali

    Updated: 6:06 PM 7/24/2014

    OUAGADOUGO, Burkina Faso - A Burkina Faso official says the wreckage of the Air Algerie plane that went missing has been found in Mali. Gen. Gilbert Diendere says the wreckage was located about 50 kilometers (31 miles) from the border of Burkina Faso near the village of Boulikessi in Mali.... (More)
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    EBRSO: Teens admit to making Frenchtown Rd. barriers

    Updated: 6:05 PM 7/24/2014

    BATON ROUGE - Homemade roadblocks in East Baton Rouge Parish landed three teens in hot water Thursday. Sheriff's deputies said three teens turned themselves in Thursday afternoon and took responsibility for setting a number of makeshift barriers on Frenchtown Road near Richardson. The roadblocks were made of plywood... (More)
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    Supt. White fights back over allegations of wrongdoing

    Updated: 5:25 PM 7/24/2014

    BATON ROUGE - The state Superintendent of Education sent a four-page letter to the Board of Elementary and Secondary Education Wednesday to clear up rhetoric where he says unfounded allegations are being made. The letter goes into detail about travel expenses that he was reimbursed for and how the... (More)
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    St. Helena to get new school facility

    Updated: 5:24 PM 7/24/2014

    GREENSBURG - The St. Helena Collage and Career Academy is gearing up for the school year by working to complete construction on a brand new facility. The building will have classrooms, a science lab, and administrative offices. It will hold between 700 and 800 students. The school was... (More)
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    Two dead in East Feliciana wreck

    Two dead in East Feliciana wreck

    Updated: 5:09 PM 7/24/2014

    CLINTON - State Police said two people died in a wreck in East Feliciana Parish Thursday.

    Troopers said the wreck on LA 67 north of LA 422 happened when an 18-wheeler hit another vehicle head-on.

    Investigators did not release the identities of the people killed.

    State police closed the highway while they conducted their investigation.

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  • 2 Your Health

    Tips to keep kids germ free at school

    Updated: 5:07 PM 7/24/2014

    BATON ROUGE - With August upon us and school just around the corner, Dr. Mindy Calandro stopped by News 2 at 4 to provide parents with some tips to keep your kids in the classroom and avoid taking early sick days in the coming school year. The doctor said... (More)
  • State News

    BESE effort to hire lawyer faces Jindal resistance

    BESE effort to hire lawyer faces Jindal resistance

    Updated: 4:32 PM 7/24/2014

    BATON ROUGE - The state education board has hit a roadblock from Gov. Bobby Jindal's administration in its efforts to hire a law firm to pursue a possible lawsuit against the governor. The Board of Elementary and Secondary Education is considering whether to get involved in a lawsuit against... (More)
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    Detectives arrest accused Western store burglar

    Detectives arrest accused Western store burglar

    Updated: 4:18 PM 7/24/2014

    AMITE - Detectives from the Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office said they arrested a 23-year-old woman for the July 21 burglary of a Western store in Amite. 23-year-old Latricia Rowland of Greensburg was booked into the parish jail on one count of simple burglary, according to a TPSO spokesperson. ... (More)
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    2 arrested in truck stop armed robbery

    2 arrested in truck stop armed robbery

    Updated: 3:29 PM 7/24/2014

    ZACHARY - Two Zachary men accused of robbing a truck stop in West Feliciana Parish at gunpoint early Monday morning were arrested and are still being held on additional charges, according to deputies. Deputies said warrants were issued for Joshua Wells, 21, and Reginald Jackson, also 21, for the... (More)
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    Jury delivers guilty verdict in gas station murder

    Jury delivers guilty verdict in gas station murder

    Updated: 3:16 PM 7/24/2014

    PORT ALLEN - A jury found Marcus Richardson guilty of second-degree murder Thursday in the shooting death of a Brusly High School student in 2012. Jurors were given the case just before noon and deliberated nearly three hours before reaching their verdict. Richardson was accused of killing 18-year-old... (More)
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