New school year gets underway
BATON ROUGE - Class is back in session for thousands of students and teachers across the Baton Rouge area.
Today marks the first day of the 2013-2014 school year for public students in East Baton Rouge, West Baton Rouge and East Feliciana parishes, and for Zachary Community Schools.
With the start of a new year comes a warning from law enforcement about drivers obeying school zones. The legal speed limit is 20 mph.
News 2 will have more on how some local schools ushered in the first day, starting at noon.