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  • Couldn't afford the Pennington Mansion? Maybe you can buy the stuff in it

    October 8, 2015 6:29 PM

    SATSUMA - Items from one of the most enviable addresses in Baton Rouge will be auctioned off Saturday. In June, the Pennington Mansion on Highland Road sold for about $6 million after its asking price was cut in half . The house had once been listed for $18,000,000 and... more »
  • Privacy concerns raised over police body cameras

    October 7, 2015 7:31 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police body camera recordings will be public record - including video recorded inside a private residence, a committee learned while discussing the issue at city hall Wednesday. The group was organized by Metro Council. Members will watch the progress of a pilot program where Baton Rouge... more »
  • Businesses see green with LSU game moving to Baton Rouge Play Video

    October 7, 2015 4:12 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Businesses near the Northgate district at LSU are seeing green following the announcement that the LSU and South Carolina Game will be played in the Capital City. The announcement came just before 11 a.m. The game is being moved here since South Carolina is dealing with... more »
  • Cool Schools: Baton Rouge FLAIM Fitness Friendly Play Video

    October 6, 2015 11:20 AM

    BATON ROUGE- Getting the blood flowing is extremely important and one teacher at Baton Rouge Foreign Language Academic Immersion Magnet thinks it's the best way to get the brain moving. The students kick off their morning fitness program with a walking routine. "It's to get our blood pumping," said 4th... more »
  • Parents warned truant kids could lead to jail Play Video

    October 6, 2015 12:17 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Truancy officials will start warning parents about children missing too many school days. Monday, the sheriff's office truancy division announced parents and guardians of students who have missed at least ten days of school will need to meet with a truancy officer. Parents who ignore the... more »
  • Bike battle continues

    October 6, 2015 12:07 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Disagreement over bike lanes continued Monday night at a community meeting over problems and possible solutions. Recently , people in the Webb Park area complained about being ticketed for parking in bicycle lanes. Parking in lanes devoted to cyclists is against traffic laws, but people argued... more »
  • What is your 1 in 1,000 Year Rainfall?

    October 5, 2015 2:49 PM

    "We are at a 1,000-year level of rain. That's how big this is," said South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley. Haley has some of the key numbers in there, but isn’t necessarily summing up the historic flood event properly. With more than 20” in some locations, much of South... more »
  • Junior League Baton Rouge: Autism Speaker Series Play Video

    October 5, 2015 11:10 AM

    BATON ROUGE- The Junior League of Baton Rouge is hosting a speaker series on autism to educate others on the safety procedures associated with the disease that affects on in every 68 children. Dennis Debbaudt will be speaking at the event, he's the leading global voice on autism training for... more »
  • Additional Red Snapper season being considered

    October 4, 2015 12:00 PM

    BATON ROUGE, La. - State wildlife officials estimate that Louisiana's recreational fishermen landed 993,963 pounds of red snapper through September 8 when Louisiana's state water red snapper season closed. During the 2015 season, private recreational anglers landed 763,248 pounds of red snapper during the state and federal seasons - close... more »
  • Three people critically injured in fire

    October 4, 2015 11:36 AM

    BATON ROUGE, La. - Three people remain in critical condition after an apartment fire Saturday night. The Baton Rouge Fire Department responded to the fire around 12:30 a.m. Upon arrival, firefighters found flames coming out of the front windows of apartment six at 1433 North 23rd. During a... more »
  • Man arrested after standoff with police and his kids

    October 2, 2015 10:44 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A fight between a man and his girlfriend ended with his arrest Friday, police said. Baton Rouge Police were called to an apartment complex on Lake Calais Court after a woman said her boyfriend retreated inside their apartment after a fight and locked himself inside with... more »
  • BRPD arrest suspect in N. 23rd street shooting

    October 2, 2015 8:18 AM

    BATON ROUGE- Police say they've arrested the man wanted in connection with a deadly shooting in Baton Rouge. Michael Collins, 39, was booked early Friday morning for second degree murder, illegal use of a dangerous weapon and possession of a firearm by a felon, according the East Baton Rouge Sheriff's... more »
  • After kid was jumped, fans see more security at football games Play Video

    October 1, 2015 11:02 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Fans attending Thursday night's Broadmoor High School homecoming football game said there was an obvious presence of law enforcement officers. The show of force came after a promise from East Baton Rouge Parish School System Superintendent Warren Drake. Drake said deputies will be seen at all... more »
  • Board hopes to open Istrouma High next school year

    October 1, 2015 10:12 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Members of the East Baton Rouge Parish School Board discussed the first steps to returning students to Istrouma High School Thursday night. At a committee meeting among board members, the group approved regaining control of the facility from the Recovery School Board. The RSD, a state-run... more »
  • Eight kids hurt after hit-and-run with school bus Play Video

    October 1, 2015 10:32 AM

    BATON ROUGE- Eight kids were taken to the hospital with minor injuries after a hit-and-run driver crashed into a school bus Thursday morning, according to police. The Baton Rouge Police Department said a 1999 Mazda Millenia ran a stop sign and collided with the bus on Gayosa Street near... more »
  • Man fined for pointing laser pointer at police helicopter

    October 1, 2015 7:53 AM

    BATON ROUGE- A 27-year-old man who repeatedly pointed a green laser at a police helicopter as it patrolled the city last year has been fined, put on probation and ordered to pay restitution to the Baton Rouge Police Department. Federal prosecutors in March charged Robert C. Adamek, of Baton Rouge,... more »
  • EXCLUSIVE: Attorney arrested after courtroom outburst Play Video

    September 30, 2015 11:37 PM

    BATON ROUGE - An attorney found himself in a jail cell with defendants after mouthing off to a judge in a courtroom Tuesday. But, Jeffry Sanford said he was only standing up for justice. He said he used a few choice words in his frustrated explanation to a judge... more »
  • Baton Rouge courts have thousands of no-shows Play Video

    September 30, 2015 7:45 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Thousands of people are not showing up in Baton Rouge City Court to face the music. There are 106,000 outstanding misdemeanor warrants with a potential $4 million in unpaid fees according to the City Court Clerk's office. City Constable Reginald Brown said he requested over $500,000 in... more »
  • Hollydays 2015: Shopping for a Cause Play Video

    September 30, 2015 11:14 AM

    BATON ROUGE- It may not even be October yet, but some people are already spreading the Christmas cheer. The Junior League of Baton Rouge is holding it's annual Hollydays event to raise money for the organization's mission-based initiatives. Over the past several years Hollydays has become Louisiana's largest fundraiser, collecting... more »
  • Case workers say they tried to get greedy mother on her feet Play Video

    September 29, 2015 11:39 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Child advocates said they tried everything they could to help a struggling mother before she was arrested recently but the woman was too greedy to care. Leticia Brothers, 27, was booked into jail for abuse, cruelty to juveniles, criminal neglect and encouraging neglect or delinquency in... more »
  • 80 BR workers among almost 400 being laid off by four companies

    September 29, 2015 10:10 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Eighty employees will lose their jobs over the next few months, healthcare company Magellan Health, reported to state employment watchdogs Tuesday. The layoffs are far-reaching, and include rank and file workers and people in upper-management roles. Among those being terminated are a vice president/chief operations officer... more »
  • Boyfriend charged with feticide after violent tirade

    September 29, 2015 9:19 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police booked a man into jail accused of attacking his pregnant girlfriend. Kyle Lavergne, 18, was charged with attempted first degree feticide, simple battery and criminal damage to property. Police said he went on a violent rampage at the woman's house in the 300 block of... more »
  • Another meeting set to talk about bike lane drama

    September 29, 2015 8:24 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A meeting has been scheduled to address some bike lane drama in an upscale neighborhood here. Recently , people who live in the Webb Park area complained over the lanes when people police started writing tickets to drivers who parked their vehicles in the bike lane... more »
  • Home sales continue to rise in Baton Rouge area

    September 29, 2015 10:25 AM

    BATON ROUGE- The number of houses sold in metro Baton Rouge rose 5.7 percent in August from a year ago despite a drop in activity in Livingston Parish. In figures released Monday by the Greater Baton Rouge Association of Realtors' Multiple Listing Service, there were 914 homes sold in August... more »
  • Antioch Road opens Tuesday Play Video

    September 29, 2015 9:34 AM

    BATON ROUGE- The first phase of work on Antioch Road in Baton Rouge was complete on Tuesday and now open to drivers. Antioch Road will now cross Old Jefferson to Airline Highway. Crews started work on the $5 million dollar project back in around August of 2014. Engineers hope the... more »
  • Zachary man sentenced to running prostitution ring

    September 29, 2015 9:06 AM

    BATON ROUGE- A 34-year-old Zachary man who led a Baton Rouge-based sex-trafficking ring involving multiple prostitutes, including a 16-year-old girl, has been sentenced to more than 9 1/2 years in federal prison. Federal prosecutor said in a news release that Jeremie Jamocus Tate pleaded guilty in April to conspiracy to... more »
  • District Attorney: Domestic attack could have been prevented Play Video

    September 28, 2015 5:43 PM

    BATON ROUGE- District Attorney Hillar Moore believes a man's checkered past could have kept him locked up if Baton Rouge had what's called a risk assessment tool. That would have prevented his death and prevented a woman from getting life threatening stab wounds, according to Moore. Currently, the City... more »
  • Firefighters respond to overnight fire at Associated Grocers

    September 28, 2015 9:36 AM

    BATON ROUGE– Scary moments inside Associated Grocers overnight when a fire broke out at the business on Anselmo Lane in Baton Rouge. Firefighters responded to the fire around 1:30 a.m Monday morning. When they arrived fire and heavy smoke was seen coming from a floor sweeper inside the building... more »
  • Baton Rouge Downtown Development District expands

    September 28, 2015 7:55 AM

    BATON ROUGE- The Baton Rouge Downtown Development District is twice as large as it used to be before the Legislature changed its boundaries in 2012. But it's been operating off of the same tax base that it had since before the changes. That could all change, as residents included in... more »
  • Deputy shoots man stabbing woman

    September 26, 2015 6:48 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A sheriff's deputy shot and killed a man who was stabbing a woman at an East Baton Rouge home this weekend, according to the parish sheriff's office. Deputies said the woman called 911 for help Saturday afternoon. Investigators responded to her location on Maplewood Drive and... more »
  • Sex offender arrested for third time

    September 25, 2015 11:42 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Authorities booked a man into jail for the third time this week on allegations of committing a sex crime against a child. Marcus Dunn, 29, was charged with indecent behavior with a juvenile and attempted sexual battery. Detectives said Dunn was at an apartment complex on... more »
  • Armed man arrested after standoff near BRCC

    September 25, 2015 1:13 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police arrested a man after officers said he tried to rob a woman with a knife, then barricaded himself inside a home near Baton Rouge Community College. Cpl. J'Jean McKneely with Baton Rouge Police said officers were able to get the man out and apprehend him... more »
  • Fish guts snarl interstate traffic

    September 24, 2015 5:51 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Traffic officials said fish guts spilled out of the back of a truck blocked multiple lanes of I-10 East and pushed traffic back across the Mississippi River Bridge during rush hour Thursday afternoon. The Department of Transportation and Development said the wreck happened at I-10 East... more »
  • Fraud suspect from BR focus of ABC News report

    September 23, 2015 11:35 PM

    BATON ROUGE - More than a month before he was arrested and accused in a national identity theft scheme, Donald Batiste was the focus of an ABC News investigation about the very scheme the Louisiana Attorney General accuses him of leading. "They're not telling the truth," Batiste said of... more »
  • Casino at center of lawsuit over bathroom rape Play Video

    September 23, 2015 10:45 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A woman filed suit against the Hollywood Casino after she reported being raped there earlier this year. The woman's attorney said the casino should be held accountable. At the center of the lawsuit are allegations the casino did not have enough security, putting the woman's life... more »
  • Public meeting set for toll road

    September 22, 2015 7:55 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A public meeting will be held next month on a proposed toll-bypass around Baton Rouge. The proposal comes on the heels of studies showing Baton Rouge has some of the worst traffic in the country for medium-sized cities. The Louisiana Transportation Authority set the public hearing for... more »
  • New details about murdered woman's son locked up in Iran Play Video

    September 21, 2015 5:49 PM

    BATON ROUGE - New details are emerging tonight about what may have led to the arrest of a man who lives in Baton Rouge but traveled to Iran to bury his mother. Hamed Ghassemi was locked up and never returned home to Baton Rouge months ago. His close family... more »
  • Wreck stops I-10 traffic in Baton Rouge

    September 21, 2015 5:29 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Traffic officials reported a wreck slowed I-10 West to a crawl through the central part of the capital city Monday afternoon. The wreck at I-10 West near South Acadian Thruway blocked two lanes around 4 p.m., leaving only one lane for vehicles to move through the... more »
  • BRFD: Arson the cause of early morning fire

    September 21, 2015 9:55 AM

    BATON ROUGE- Authorities have determined arson to be the cause of a fire that destroyed a building in Baton Rouge early Monday morning. The Baton Rouge Fire Department received a call about a building on fire on Scenic Highway at Rosenwald Road around 4:15 a.m. It took fire crews about... more »
  • Clinton focuses on health care at rally Play Video

    September 21, 2015 9:41 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton vowed in Baton Rouge to defend President Barack Obama's health care reforms if she's elected to the White House. Clinton stopped in Baton Rouge to speak to volunteers helping organize the campaign in the area ahead of the state's primary election... more »
  • Avis Ave. shooting victim died Sunday morning

    September 20, 2015 3:09 PM

    BATON ROUGE, La. - A man died this morning after being shot in the head Saturday evening. Kendrick Ross, 37, was found slumped over in his vehicle, suffering from a gunshot wound to the head, around 5:45 pm Saturday. Ross died at the hospital this morning,... more »
  • Two injured in Perkins Road shooting

    September 20, 2015 12:39 PM

    BATON ROUGE, La. - East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s investigators are looking for a gunman, who shot two men in the parking lot of a Little Ceasar’s on Perkins Road around 11 pm Saturday. The two men told deputies that they were in their car, when another car pulled in... more »
  • Baton Rouge man accused of auto insurance fraud

    September 18, 2015 11:55 AM

    BATON ROUGE – Police charged a Baton Rouge man with auto insurance fraud after investigators said he made multiple false claims that his car had been damaged. Louisiana State Police charged Carl Bennett Dunn, 49, of Baton Rouge with auto insurance fraud Thursday. In January, LSP said they... more »
  • Bond Commission frees up money for lakes renovation

    September 18, 2015 10:11 AM

    BATON ROUGE- The State Bond Commission has freed up $2 million to renovate the lakes in Baton Rouge. The Baton Rouge Lakes Master Plan, which is being vetted at public hearings, will need about $40 million in total. It'll include dredging the lakes and using that soil to create more... more »
  • Breakfast with 2une In: Battle Against Autism Play Video

    September 18, 2015 9:05 AM

    BATON ROUGE- "We are better if we work together," that's the Emerge Center's central message. It was founded back in 1960 as a treatment center for children who had gone deaf from Rubella. In the 1980s the center introduced a program for children with Autism and other social delays. Today,... more »
  • GPA requirement approved for new Lee High School

    September 17, 2015 9:27 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A committee of the whole East Baton Rouge Parish School Board approved setting a minimum GPA for entrance into the new Lee High School magnet program. The vote Thursday night was rendered by the entire school board, but since it was meeting in committee fashion, the... more »
  • Residents to vote on crime prevention Play Video

    September 17, 2015 7:35 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Voters in four subdivisions will decide in November if they want to pay fees for more security. They'll vote to create a Crime Prevention District, requiring mandatory fees from residents for off-duty law enforcement patrols. For Southern Heights, Riverbend, and Woodlawn Estates subdivisions, the crime districts... more »
  • Hillary Clinton planning Baton Rouge campaign stop next week

    September 17, 2015 6:15 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Hillary Rodham Clinton is heading to Baton Rouge next week for a campaign visit. The Monday morning campaign stop is being described as a "grassroots organizing event" for the Democratic presidential candidate. It is aimed at building up local volunteers who will help the campaign leading... more »
  • Family asks cemetery to exhume mystery grave Play Video

    September 16, 2015 11:30 PM

    BATON ROUGE- A mother and daughter spent the day here, driving in from Texas to try and mitigate what has become a painful process of locating a dead family member whose grave site has gone missing. "Originally, the headstone was right here," Carolyn Jones said as she pointed to... more »
  • Family tries to save home by dragging burning dryer out of house

    September 16, 2015 11:15 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A family tried to save their house from burning Wednesday, but inadvertently fueled the flames. Firefighters were called to a home on L'Reece Avenue, off Greenwell Street east of Airline Highway between 9 and 9:30 p.m. Crews said a dryer caught on fire and as they... more »
  • Man on parole arrested after pair of shootings where someone died

    September 16, 2015 10:02 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Shortly after releasing a wanted alert Wednesday night, police said they arrested a man for his role in a shooting a day before where a man was murdered. Walter Williams, 36, faces a list of charges. Investigators said he shot into a crowd of ten people... more »
  • Deal allowed drunk driver to avoid jail time Play Video

    September 16, 2015 6:26 PM

    BATON ROUGE- A woman who admitted to driving drunk three years ago, is facing charges now of drinking and driving again and causing a deadly crash Tuesday night. The crash killed 19-year-old Tashadow Gray. Investigators said 30-year-old T'Naia Burnette swerved into her lane and killed her. They believe she had... more »
  • Area leaders push for passenger rail service Play Video

    September 16, 2015 6:03 PM

    GONZALES - Area leaders met today to show their support for a passenger rail service. It would build stations in Gonzales, Baton Rouge, Kenner and New Orleans. Despite the overwhelming support, leaders have not disclosed how much the system would cost. A March 2014 study estimates the service would... more »
  • New Orleans-to-Baton Rouge commuter railway championed

    September 16, 2015 4:22 PM

    NEW ORLEANS - Parish leaders along the busy industrial corridor between Baton Rouge and New Orleans are championing the idea of creating a railway commuter line to connect the state's two largest cities and economic hubs. Gathering in Gonzales on Wednesday, parish presidents and representatives from seven parishes along the... more »
  • BRPD to host Night Out Against Crime Thursday Play Video

    September 16, 2015 10:40 AM

    BATON ROUGE- The Baton Rouge Police Department will host its annual Night Out Against Crime on Thursday night. The event aims to bring together community members and law enforcement officers to present a unified front against crime in the capital city. Law enforcement officials will be at the event talking... more »
  • Baton Rouge shooting victim identified

    September 15, 2015 8:15 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police identified a man who was shot and killed Tuesday evening in Baton Rouge. Cpl. L'Jean McKneely said 33-year-old Walter Houston was shot in the chest during a fight between two different groups of family members at 3322 Iroquois St. A WBRZ crew on the... more »
  • CATS approves 20 new bus stop shelters

    September 15, 2015 8:00 PM

    BATON ROUGE – The Capital Area Transportation System approved 20 new bus stop shelters with solar powered lighting Tuesday afternoon. They’ll be dispersed along Florida Boulevard, Scenic Highway and Harding Boulevard at a cost of $182,600. The shelters are similar to those already placed along Baton Rouge streets. They... more »
  • Cheer coach facing more charges after story of first arrest

    September 15, 2015 6:43 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Deputies added additional sex charges to the ones a cheer coach already faced. Jason Galjour was booked into jail for a second time Tuesday. The most recent arrest stems from a new victim who said she decided to come forward after seeing the story of Galjour's... more »
  • Poop on stoop causing a stink in Garden District Play Video

    September 15, 2015 5:02 PM

    BATON ROUGE – The neighborhood gossip in one quiet community is really stirring the you know what these days – literally. Someone is leaving dog waste in bags on the doorstep of at least one home. To find the culprit, the victim of this stinky situation has gone to... more »
  • Gun recovered after man found hiding in bushes

    September 15, 2015 3:50 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police arrested a man they believe was lying in wait with a weapon outside the home of his girlfriend Monday night. Marlon Morris was arrested after running from police and charged with attempted murder, resisting an officer and aggravated assault with a firearm. Morris was booked... more »
  • Southern system sees 31 percent increase in freshmen enrollment

    September 15, 2015 12:53 PM

    BATON ROUGE – Southern University officials said Tuesday new enrollment numbers mark the beginning of a new chapter in their history. The system’s fall enrollment has risen by 490 students with a 31 percent increase for freshmen enrollment in their Baton Rouge campus. Officials pointed to new strategies... more »
  • BRPD investigating deadly shooting on N. 23rd Street

    September 15, 2015 10:35 AM

    BATON ROUGE- Baton Rouge Police are investigating a deadly shooting that happened monday night. Levi Alexander, 28, was found in the 1700 block of North 23rd Street just before 11 p.m. Monday night. He had been shot multiple times and was pronounced dead at the scene. Police don't have any... more »
  • Running of the Santas to host event in Baton Rouge

    September 14, 2015 5:05 PM

    BATON ROUGE – “Running of the Santas,” which bills itself as the largest Christmas event in the country, announced plans to host an inaugural event in Baton Rouge on Saturday, December 5. “Running of the Santas” will kick off at 2 p.m. on Saturday, December 5, from the “South... more »
  • Cancer Center's refurbishment goal, improve patient care

    September 14, 2015 8:13 AM

    BATON ROUGE- Mary Bird Perkins-Our Lady of the Lake Cancer Center spent about $25 million over two years to refurbish and expand its Baton Rouge facility with a design that emphasizes patient comfort. To accomplish that, Todd Stevens, chief executive officer says the decor incorporates paintings and works by homegrown... more »
  • Three brothers killed in murder-suicide Play Video

    September 13, 2015 11:19 AM

    BATON ROUGE, La. - Authorities say four men were killed in a murder-suicide early Sunday morning. East Baton Rouge Sheriff's detectives were dispatched to a call of four men dead in the 12000 block of Talmadge Crumholt Rd around 12:30 am. The detectives found the... more »
  • Dunnagan found guilty of 2nd degree murder Play Video

    September 11, 2015 12:43 PM

    BATON ROUGE – A jury found Ronald Dunnagan guilty of killing Gary Kergan in 1984. The jurors deliberated just 45 minutes after they were charged at 11 a.m. before reaching their decision. The judge told them to consider 2nd-degree murder, manslaughter, or negligent homicide as possibilities. After the... more »
  • BRFD holds moment of silence to remember victims of 9/11

    September 11, 2015 10:11 AM

    BATON ROUGE- The Baton Rouge Fire Department held a moment of silence Friday morning in rememberance of the 2001 terrorist attacks. All 19 fire stations stood at attention for one minute at 7:46 a.m., the same time the first plane hit the North Tower on September 11th, 14 years... more »
  • Elderly man hit, killed while changing flat tire

    September 10, 2015 8:42 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A man was hit and killed while changing a flat tire Thursday evening. State Police said Lawrence Shepherd, 80, of Baton Rouge, had pulled to the side of the road and was replacing the tire on his van when he was hit by another van. The... more »
  • BRG cutting 50 to 60 jobs after ER closure earlier this year

    September 10, 2015 8:20 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Baton Rouge General announced it was eliminating 50 to 60 positions in the wake of the closure of the ER at the Mid City location earlier this year. The positions are in administrative support and are not necessarily "bedside" - ones that come into contact with... more »
  • 21-year-old charged with murder of Baton Rouge teen

    September 10, 2015 4:51 PM

    BATON ROUGE – Police charged a 21-year-old Wednesday in connection to a January shooting death of a Baton Rouge teen. Baton Rouge Police arrested Rodrick White, 21, Wednesday on Myrtle Street after officers said they received a tip. White was wanted for the murder of Naquian Robinson, 19, that... more »
  • Breakfast with 2une In: St. Jude Walk Play Video

    September 10, 2015 11:17 AM

    BATON ROUGE- On Saturday, September 26th thousands of people will take over Highland Road Park in Baton Rouge to join the battle against childhood cancer. The St. Jude Walk/Run was started in 2008. Several cities throughout the nation participate in the event every year to raise money for cancer research.... more »
  • State investigators say former parish attorney illegally accessed emails Play Video

    September 9, 2015 7:30 PM

    BATON ROUGE - State Police released more information about the issuance of a misdemeanor summons to former parish attorney Mary Roper Wednesday. State Police said cyber-analysts assigned to the Louisiana State Police Fusion Center investigated a complaint about suspicious email activity originating from the East Baton Rouge Parish Attorney's Office... more »
  • Mary Bird Perkins- Our Lady of the Lake Cancer Center: Barbershop Prostate Cancer Screening Play Video

    September 9, 2015 9:22 AM

    BATON ROUGE- Hundreds of men in the Baton Rouge area will be able to get a haircut and get checked for prostate cancer. The Mary Bird Perkins- Our Lady of the Lake Cancer Center is holding it's annual Barbershop Prostate Cancer Screening Set at Webb's Barber shop this weekend. September... more »
  • Development plan at old Earl K. Long hospital unveiling this week

    September 8, 2015 8:36 PM

    BATON ROUGE - People who live around the old Earl K. Long Hospital will hear plans Thursday for revitalizing the area. It's the second public-input meeting since March, it'll be held at the S.E. Mackey Center. At the first meeting residents called for a combination of retail, business and housing... more »

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