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  • Former LSU standout Alvin Dark dies at 92

    November 13, 2014 3:25 PM

    EASLEY, S.C. - Longtime manager and star shortstop Alvin Dark has died. The Robinson Funeral Home in Easley, South Carolina, said Dark died Thursday at his home. Dark attended LSU in 1942, and was a standout on both the baseball and football teams. The 1948 major league Rookie... more »
  • Man accused of killing, burying roommate had previous, non-violent arrests

    May 20, 2014 12:04 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police said they arrested a Baton Rouge man after they found he'd murdered his roommate and buried him in a garden. Investigators arrested Douglas Studeman, 54, Tuesday on suspicion of killing Chester Oakley, 77, at Oakley's residence in the Alvin Dark area. Oakley's family said Studeman... more »
  • Hit and run victim making progress Play Video

    November 14, 2012 6:11 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A man injured in a hit-and-run two weeks ago near LSU is recovering, but the driver responsible has not been caught. Blake McKee was critically injured after the Alabama and LSU game when he was hit by a vehicle on Brightside Lane and Alvin Dark Ave.... more »
  • BRPD: Alvin Dark death an overdose

    September 14, 2012 12:01 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police said a man found dead in Baton Rouge this morning died of a drug overdose. Officers were called out to 4915 Alvin Dark this morning, and found a man dead inside. Cpl. L'Jean McKneely said they were still investigating, and would know more about... more »
  • Police investigating death near Tigerland

    September 14, 2012 10:11 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Police confirmed they're investigating a man found dead on Alvin Dark this morning. Cpl. L'Jean McKneely said the man was found dead near a residence at 4915 Alvin Dark. He could not confirm if the man had been murdered. Reporter Michael Shingleton is on the... more »
  • Alvin Dark residents beg for light

    June 13, 2011 9:16 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Folks who live on Alvin Dark in Tigerland are sick of the street living up to its name. The road is pitch black at night, leaving a lot of people too afraid to go outside after the sun sets. They say the lack of illumination has made their... more »
  • People jump from balcony to escape fire

    April 25, 2010 11:14 AM

    The Baton Rouge Fire Department says at least two people had to jump from a second floor balcony to escape an apartment fire this morning. Investigators believe arson caused the fire that started on the front porch balcony of a second floor apartment in the 4000 block of Alvin... more »
  • Two people escape apartment fire

    March 13, 2010 10:52 AM

    Two people safely escaped an apartment fire Friday night. Investigators are unsure of what caused the fire in the five thousand block of Alvin Dark Avenue in Baton Rouge. According to the Baton Rouge Fire Department the fire started outside the apartment and spread inside. The fire... more »

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