Baton Rouge, Louisiana
7 Day Forecast
Follow our weather team on social media

Content Tagged As 2013

Tagged News

  • Listeria found in Blue Bell ice cream plant in 2013

    May 7, 2015 3:00 PM

    WASHINGTON - A government investigation found that Blue Bell ice cream had evidence of listeria bacteria in its Oklahoma manufacturing plant as far back as March 2013. A report made public Thursday found that the Texas-based company continued to ship ice cream produced in that plant after what the Food... more »
  • La. roadway deaths drop 29 percent between 2007 and 2013

    February 4, 2015 10:38 AM

    BATON ROUGE - The Louisiana Highway Safety Commission says traffic fatalities dropped by 29 percent between 2007 and 2013. Lt. Col. John LeBlanc, the commission's executive director, says the state had 993 traffic fatalities in 2007, compared with 703 in 2013, a drop of almost 30 percent. LeBlanc says the... more »
  • Mother's Day slaying suspect found not guilty

    December 10, 2014 9:51 AM

    BATON ROUGE - A man accused in the Mother's Day 2013 shooting death of his former girlfriend has been acquitted by an East Baton Rouge Parish jury. Carlos Thomas, of Baton Rouge, was charged with second-degree murder in the killing of Amanda McCullough. In his closing argument Tuesday, Sean Collins... more »
  • Fire destroys two homes just before the new year check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    January 1, 2014 5:57 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Two homes in Baton Rouge went up in flames just before the new year. One home caught fire at 9:10 p.m. Tuesday night on North 47th Street, the other at 9:35 p.m. on North 30th Street. On North 47th, Sandra Dixon was asleep when the... more »
  • Stats: Violent crime down in BR check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    October 7, 2013 2:55 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The number of major crimes in Baton Rouge for the first half of 2013 has dropped by 13 percent, compared to the first six months of 2012 . Baton Rouge police released the city's crime statistics for the first half of 2013. "Obviously we're encouraged... more »
  • Health stories for Feb. 5, 2013 check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    February 5, 2013 6:17 PM

    UNDATED - Here are today's 2 Your Health stories for Feb. 5, 2013 - New help in decreasing the risk of the most common form of dementia, Alzheimer's, just go to the gym more. A decades-long study says people who were physically fit earlier in life are less... more »
  • Texas A&M DE Moore bypassing senior season for NFL

    December 31, 2012 10:57 AM

    DALLAS - Texas A&M leading tackler Damontre Moore says he went back and forth before deciding that the Cotton Bowl will be his last game for the Aggies. Moore says there were a lot of pros and cons about foregoing his senior season to enter the NFL draft. He said... more »
  • Tyrann Mathieu to enter NFL Draft

    November 29, 2012 12:41 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Former LSU football player Tyrann Mathieu announced Thursday he is entering the 2013 NFL draft. "I want to thank LSU and the fans for all that they have done for me, but now it's time for me to move on to a next chapter and go... more »
  • Metro Council likely to cut CATS funding in 2013 check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    April 23, 2012 5:53 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The majority of the East Baton Rouge Parish Metro Council said it will pull funding from the Capital Area Transit System starting in 2013. CATS CEO Brian Marshall said the annual operating budget for the transit system is roughly $12 million, and $3 million of that... more »
  • Electronic Social Security payments

    March 1, 2012 10:21 AM

    WASHINGTON D.C. - The U.S. Department of Treasury today kicked off a one year countdown to all-electronic Social Security payments. Treasurer of the United States Rosie Rios started the official countdown clock today. On March 1, 2013 all federal benefit recipients must receive their Social Security, and other... more »
  • Livingston school superintendent to retire in 2013

    January 18, 2012 6:56 AM

    LIVINGSTON, La. (AP) - Livingston Parish School Superintendent Bill Spear will retire at the end of his current contract in 2013. Spear, whose four-year contract expires Jan. 4, tells The Advocate he will ask the board for an extension to Feb. 15, which is his birthday. Under Spear's leadership,... more »

Desktop News

Click to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
7 Days