Updated: 7:11 AM 12/11/2013
BATON ROUGE - East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office detectives are investigating a shooting that occured this morning around 5:00 am at 9143 Ridge Pecan Drive.
One man was killed in the shooting and another was injured. The investigation is ongoing.
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Updated: 8:15 AM 12/11/2013NEW ORLEANS - New Orleans songwriter, pianist and producer Allen Toussaint has been nominated for two Grammy awards and he is among several Louisiana artists who are up for one of the music industry's most coveted awards. Toussaint's album, "Songbook," is up for best Americana album. Toussaint recorded the album,... (More)
Updated: 7:32 AM 12/11/2013BATON ROUGE - We've seen the Fans Choice Award winners throughout the season put together some remarkable performances, but Tuesday it was their turn to sit back, relax, and enjoy their accomplishments at the WBRZ Studios. From Ascension Catholic High School to Central High, the winners showed up to... (More)
Updated: 7:30 AM 12/11/2013HAMMOND - The NCAA is penalizing Southeastern Louisiana for a lack of institutional control after 137 athletes over five years were allowed to compete in sports while academically ineligible. The penalties, announced Tuesday by the NCAA's Division I Committee on Infractions, include scholarship reductions in football, men's and women's... (More)
Updated: 7:21 AM 12/11/2013
PORT ALLEN- Crews are on the scene of a fire at a Port Allen hotel that forced guests out into the cold.
Alarms went off at just after 2 am this morning at the Quality Inn and Suites off of North Lobdell. Few details are known at this time, but fire crews from Baton Rouge were called to assist. No injuries have been reported.
More on this story as information comes in.
Updated: 7:20 AM 12/11/2013JOHANNESBURG, South Africa - The national director of the Deaf Federation of South Africa says a man who provided sign language interpretation on stage for Nelson Mandela's memorial service, attended by scores of heads of state, was a "fake." Asked about the claim by The Associated Press, South Africa's government... (More)
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Updated: 7:19 AM 12/11/2013This afternoon will not be as pretty as yesterday. An area of high pressure will sit over the Southeast U.S., but some high clouds will move over us from the west and south ahead of a cold front. This will give us a mix of sun and clouds, but we... (More)
Updated: 7:17 AM 12/11/2013WASHINGTON - Negotiations on Capitol Hill have yielded a modest budget agreement to ease automatic spending cuts and replace some of them with savings from future-year cuts. Details on the pact by House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan and Senate Budget Committee Chairman Patty Murray were to be announced by... (More)
Updated: 7:13 AM 12/11/2013DENHAM SPRINGS - For the second year in a row, a woman in Denham Springs has set up Christmas lights in the shape of a giant middle finger. But, in 2013, she's really taking it to another level. She told WBRZ News 2 Tuesday night, she plans to add... (More)
Updated: 6:56 AM 12/11/2013WALKER - Walker police say a pedestrian was killed Tuesday after being hit by an SUV on the Interstate 12 east exit ramp at South Satsuma Road. Capt. John Sharp says 27-year-old Chad Wayne Cox, of Covington, was walking in the left lane of the ramp around 3:30 a.m. when... (More)
Updated: 4:00 AM 12/11/2013The Rouse Simmons sank during a winter gale on November 23, 1912. For 30 years the schooner brought Christmas trees from Michigan and Wisconsin to Chicago. "The Little Blue Book" notes that it would arrive at Chicago's docks in early December, decorated with Christmas lights. The public boarded the ship,... (More)
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Updated: 10:47 PM 12/10/2013HAMMOND- Police are looking for two men who tried to rob an ATM using a blowtorch sometime between Sunday and Monday morning. Surveillance images at the Capital One on Southwest Railroad Avenue captured two men, one with protective facial gear and another carrying a welding torch and a gas... (More)
Updated: 10:34 PM 12/10/2013ZACHARY- City leaders will gather in a special committee to look at enacting stricter rules to deal with peddlers after a number of complaints and even arrests recently. The city's police chief was among those who complained about annoying knocks at the front door. Often, the people knocking don't... (More)
Updated: 10:30 PM 12/10/2013DENHAM SPRINGS- City leaders approved a one-cent sales tax for a new shopping district along I-12. The Springs at Riverside Landing will be inside city limits and a few miles away from the delayed Juban Crossing development. The sales tax would help fund the site. City leaders will oversee... (More)
Updated: 9:20 PM 12/10/2013FOLSOM - A pilot and his co-pilot are celebrating a crash landing the two were able to walk away from unharmed. "Somebody was with you today," the 911 operator told the two. "I'm so glad we're able to talk to you. I know it's a bad deal but thank... (More)
Updated: 6:50 PM 12/10/2013GEISMAR - Honeywell will build a new auto-refrigerant plant in Geismar. The plant is part of $300 million the company is investing to increase production of a new refrigerant for automobiles. The company says the new product's global-warming potential is 99.9 percent lower than that of the current refrigerant in... (More)
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Updated: 6:48 PM 12/10/2013BATON ROUGE - Grocery store chain Matherne's is expanding into downtown Baton Rouge, the first of its stores in that area. The new store is planned for the corner of 3rd and Main, transforming the former Capital One building into a supermarket with apartments above the store. Within... (More)
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