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  • Taylor Swift rings in super music festival weekend

    May 23, 2015 12:15 AM

    BATON ROUGE - A vibrant Taylor Swift took the stage in the middle of Tiger Stadium Friday night to a loud applause and screams from thousands of fans who filled the stadium. Wearing a purple skirt and bright jacket, Swift performed her 1989 tour to the audience. The concert... more »
  • Hotels fill up, sell out ahead of Swift/Superfest weekend Play Video

    May 21, 2015 7:11 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Hotels around Baton Rouge are filling up as music fans swarm the Capital Area this weekend for Taylor Swift and the Bayou Country Superfest. Some inns are sold out. The Baton Rouge Marriott says it's more than 90 percent full, and housing in and around... more »
  • State owed nearly $1 billion in unpaid OMV fines Play Video

    May 20, 2015 5:53 PM

    BATON ROUGE- The Office of Motor Vehicles is owed $1 billion dollars in unpaid fines, according to preliminary numbers obtained by the WBRZ Investigative Unit. Numbers the Investigative Unit obtained show at least $860 million is owed. A 2015 inflation calculator shows that much money could rebuild the Louisiana... more »
  • BRPD investigating shooting at apartment complex

    May 18, 2015 8:29 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police are investigating a shooting that happened in Baton Rouge Monday night. It happened at an apartment complex near the intersection of Longridge Avenue and S. Sherwood Forest Blvd. BRPD Cpl. L'Jean McKneely says the victim only suffered a graze wound. No arrests have been made,... more »
  • EBR officials crack down on truancy

    May 18, 2015 7:54 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The Family and Youth Service Center held mandatory meetings on Monday after 121 parents and guardians were arrested last week for not properly keeping their kids in school this year. Last week, a truancy round-up was conducted in East Baton Rouge Parish with the help of... more »
  • Court records show murder suspect snitched on others check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    May 18, 2015 6:31 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Court records obtained by the Investigative Unit show it was Tyler Ashpaugh who pointed the finger at three other men in a murder-for-hire case, leading to all of their arrests over the weekend. Taherah Ghassemi went missing in April. Her car was found burned out near North... more »
  • Bayou Country Superfest check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    May 18, 2015 11:17 AM

    BATON ROUGE- Coming up this weekend, fans will be able to see some of the biggest names in country music at the Bayou Country Superfest. This morning, Visit Baton Rouge's CEO, Paul Arrigo, stopped by 2une In to tell News 2's Kylie Dixon about the big weekend ahead. This... more »
  • ART-ini 2015 Play Video

    May 18, 2015 10:12 AM

    BATON ROUGE- The fourth annual ART-ini art auction and martini competition is being held later this week, right here in Baton Rouge. Local bars and restaurants will be competing for the honor of best ART-ini martini 2015! The event will also feature a silent auction of items donated by... more »
  • Baton Rouge summer programs Play Video

    May 18, 2015 9:18 AM

    BATON ROUGE- Studies show students experience learning losses when they don't engage in educational activities during the summer. Without those activities, students can fall behind by up to two months in subjects like math, reading, and spelling. Now, groups like Big Buddy are working to keep that from happening,... more »
  • Baton Rouge man arrested for eighth DUI

    May 18, 2015 8:10 AM

    BATON ROUGE- A man in Baton Rouge was arrested for his eighth DWI. Police say Alex Septh backed into a person on Kaufman Street in Baton Rouge. When police stopped him they found that he was intoxicated. They also say Septh had an open bottle of gin and marijuana... more »
  • LSU forces deciding game 7 of softball regional

    May 17, 2015 3:55 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The LSU Softball team forced a winner take all game 7 at the Baton Rouge regional against Arizona State. The Tigers, needing to win two to advance to the super regionals, beat the Sun Devils 5-0 in the first game of the day. The win comes... more »
  • Heavy delays on I-10 west

    May 17, 2015 3:02 PM

    Port Allen - State police are advising that people avoid I-10 west from the Lobdell highway exit to Grosse Tete. Construction on I-10 west is causing heavy congestion and only one lane is open. DOTD says the the traffic runs from the highway 77 at exit 139 to... more »
  • Pedestrian killed in Baton Rouge under investigation

    May 17, 2015 2:34 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Baton Rouge police say a 39-year-old woman was killed when she was hit by a vehicle Saturday night. Police say she was hit on Florida Boulevard near Lobdell and died at the scene. Information about the crash is limited at this time. Officials say the... more »
  • LSU softball falls 1-0 to Arizona State, will play again Saturday night with season on the line

    May 16, 2015 5:11 PM

    BATON ROUGE - In game two of the team's postseason run, the No. 8 LSU softball team was unable to muster anything offensively and fell to the Arizona State Sun Devils 1-0 Saturday afternoon at Tiger Park in Baton Rouge. Arizona State (36-20) moves on to the Regional Final... more »
  • Breakfast with 2une In: Night at the Capitol Park Museum Play Video

    May 15, 2015 10:35 AM

    BATON ROUGE- Night at the Capitol Park Museum is coming up at the beginning of June. This morning, News 2's Josh Eachus met up with some friends of the museum to find out more about the event. The event will feature great food and a night of entertainment. Heirloom... more »
  • People flock to opening night of "Pitch Perfect 2"

    May 15, 2015 9:43 AM

    BATON ROUGE- A movie that was shot throughout Baton Rouge is now in theatres. "Pitch Perfect 2" was shot in Baton Rouge, and hundreds of local extras can be seen throughout the film. Over 3,000 people from Louisiana and beyond participated in the filming of the movie's final scene... more »
  • City hall elevator fails, traps officer inside

    May 14, 2015 11:50 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A police officer was rescued by firefighters from a stuck elevator Thursday night. Crews were dispatched to city hall, where the unusual request originated. The officer radioed he was trapped in the elevator and needed assistance getting out. The officer told WBRZ, he was working... more »
  • Pastor won't be prosecuted on rape charges

    May 14, 2015 11:34 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Prosecutors will not move on charges filed against a pastor last year in connection with allegations he raped a mentally challenged woman. The decision means David Lemley will not go to trial for the charges he was arrested on in March 2014. Prosecutors reportedly said they... more »
  • Dreams Come True golf tournament Play Video

    May 14, 2015 11:22 AM

    BATON ROUGE- Dreams Come True of Louisiana has granted over 900 "dreams" to local children with life-threatening illnesses. The organization has made dreams like a new tree house, going to a baseball game, and even whale watching, a reality for sick kids. Dreams Come True is putting on their... more »
  • Shooting leads to man's rape arrest

    May 14, 2015 12:47 AM

    BATON ROUGE - A man wanted on rape charges here was tracked down in Alexandria when police arrested him there on attempted murder charges. Kenneth Johnson is accused of holding his ex-girlfriend against her will, beating and raping her. In Baton Rouge, he faces rape, battery and false imprisonment... more »
  • Acro Yoga Play Video

    May 13, 2015 10:00 AM

    BATON ROUGE- Acro Yoga is sweeping the nation and Baton Rouge is hopping on the bandwagon. It uses a mix of yoga postures, Thai massage techniques, and acrobatic flair. The innovative exercising technique can help build strength and trust, while releasing tension. Some of the poses can be a... more »
  • Possible hotel tax coming to Baton Rouge

    May 13, 2015 8:57 AM

    BATON ROUGE- The East Baton Rouge Metro Council is deciding whether to approve two proposed taxing districts for downtown hotels. Plans call for a new Holiday Inn Express and Courtyard Mariott. Developers of both projects are seeking new tax increment financing districts. These new districts would allow developers to... more »
  • Filmmaker admits to defrauding film tax credit program

    May 13, 2015 8:00 AM

    BATON ROUGE- A Baton Rouge movie maker has admitted in a federal courtroom that he falsified invoices to receive Louisiana's film tax credits. U.S. Attorney Walt Green said in a news release that 46-year-old George Kostuch pleaded guilty Tuesday to one count of wire fraud that accused him of penning... more »
  • Accused kidnapper held without bond

    May 12, 2015 3:38 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A judge's decision in a courtroom Tuesday means a man who faces new charges of aggravated kidnapping and an earlier child abuse charge in November 2013 incident involving his son will not be getting out of jail. Judge Trudy White placed a bond hold on Curtis... more »
  • Louisiana road safety Play Video

    May 12, 2015 8:34 AM

    BATON ROUGE- Last year hit and run accidents injured more than 4,000 people in Louisiana. Last week, a truck hit three cyclists on a road in Baton Rouge, leaving them lying in the road before driving off. State police say this hit and run accident is a wake-up call,... more »
  • House backs bill requiring casinos to pay for rape exams

    May 12, 2015 4:26 AM

    BATON ROUGE- The Louisiana House has agreed to steer an estimated $1.6 million in unclaimed gambling money annually to pay for rape victims' medical exams. With a 93-0 vote Monday, the bill by Rep. Helena Moreno, a Democrat from New Orleans, was sent to the Senate for consideration. The casino... more »
  • Big Buddy: Get Moving Play Video

    May 11, 2015 10:49 AM

    BATON ROUGE- When she was a basketball player at LSU, Shanece McKinney volunteered extensively with Big Buddy. She even chose the organization for her 400 hour internship during her senior year. Now, she's in her second season in the WNBA, and is continuing to visit with youth in Big Buddy's... more »
  • Fancy Feet Dance Studio's City Wide Musical Play Video

    May 11, 2015 9:46 AM

    BATON ROUGE- Fancy Feet Dance Studios will be holding a city wide musical variety show to celebrate local talent throughout the city. The event is guaranteed to be a special night filled with dancing, singing, and plenty of surprises. The variety show will feature extremely talented artists from throughout... more »
  • Woman arrested in boyfriend's stabbing death

    May 11, 2015 9:20 AM

    BATON ROUGE- A Baton Rouge woman has been arrested after deputies say she stabbed her boyfriend to death. Lisa Stewart was booked into Parish Prison with second-degree murder. The crime happened around 2 a.m. Monday in the 16000 block of S. Harrell's Ferry Road. Deputies responded to... more »
  • 1 dead in Baton Rouge shooting Play Video

    May 11, 2015 8:16 AM

    BATON ROUGE- Authorities are investigating a homicide that took place early Monday morning in Baton Rouge. A young man was found shot in the head around 4 a.m. in the middle of E. Grant Street at Tennessee Street. At this time the victim's identity is still unknown. "We... more »
  • Fraley delivers walk-off hit as LSU baseball sweeps Missouri on senior day

    May 10, 2015 7:19 PM

    BATON ROUGE - After losing a lead in the 9th inning, Jake Fraley delieverd a walk-off single to lift the LSU baseball team to a 6-5 senior day win over Missouri. In the process, LSU (43-8,19-7) earned a sweep over Missouri and boosted the conference lead for the Purple... more »
  • National Arson Awareness Week Play Video

    May 9, 2015 7:44 PM

    BATON ROUGE - It is National Arson Awareness week and the numbers are in for arsons committed so far this year. There have been a total of 52 arsons this year and one arrest, according to the East Baton Rouge Fire Department. People who are from the Baton... more »
  • Cloaked in white, alumni show support for final Redemptorist class

    May 8, 2015 11:34 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Alumni of Redemptorist High School wore white and escorted the final graduating class to their ceremony Friday night. The school will close at the end of the year. The diocese said there is not enough students to support the junior and senior schools. Alumni in attendance... more »
  • Dream Home opens this weekend for tours

    May 8, 2015 11:24 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The 2015 St. Jude Dream Home opens for tours Saturday. It is the first weekend the home is open to the public. It will be open each weekend until June 14th from 9 a.m. To 5 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays from noon to 5 p.m.... more »
  • Police: student sold classmate drugs to assist with suicide

    May 8, 2015 11:13 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police arrested a teen boy after a classmate told a nurse at Belaire High School, she tried to commit suicide with drugs she bought from him in the cafeteria Friday. The girl, who was not identified in a police report obtained by WBRZ News 2, sought... more »
  • Baton Rouge man accused of selling knock-off apparel

    May 8, 2015 8:00 AM

    BATON ROUGE- State investigators have arrested a 40-year-old Baton Rouge man accused of selling knock-off apparel. The state Attorney General's Office said in a news release the handbags, watches, sunglasses and other items sold by Cheikh Tidiane Kane weren't nearly as valuable as he claimed. Investigators say they seized from... more »
  • Board approves Baton Rouge school superintendent contract

    May 8, 2015 7:35 AM

    BATON ROUGE- The East Baton Rouge Parish School Board has voted unanimously to a three-year contract that will allow former Zachary Superintendent Warren Drake to take over as superintendent no later than July 1. Drake would make $235,000 a year in base salary, which is slightly less than what Superintendent... more »
  • Firefighters work Thursday night blaze

    May 8, 2015 12:44 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Firefighters worked overnight fighting a fire on Florida Boulevard. Crews were dispatched to the 2500 block around 10:30. When they arrived, flames were burning through the roof of a building. While they fought the blaze, a part of Florida between North 22nd and North Acadian Throughway... more »
  • Car lot becomes movie lot

    May 7, 2015 11:53 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Film crews will be in a noticeable location when they start production soon on "Magnificent Seven." Part of the remake of the 1960's hit will be shot at the old Robinson Brothers dealership near the intersection of Airline Highway and I-12. This week, crews moved in trailers... more »
  • Treasurer Kennedy on budget issues Play Video

    May 7, 2015 10:18 AM

    BATON ROUGE- The budget battle is heating up today at the Capitol. Lawmakers are expecting a long debate as they consider a dozen tax changes in the hopes of getting more money to balance next year's budget. State Treasurer, John Kennedy talked to News 2's John Pastorek about what the... more »
  • Hot Art, Cool Nights Festival Play Video

    May 7, 2015 9:05 AM

    BATON ROUGE- The 12th annual Hot Art, Cool Nights festival is coming up this Friday. This morning, Jamie Levine stopped by 2une In to tell us a little more about the festival. Hot Art, Cool Nights has grown in the past decade, this year there will be about 36... more »
  • Baton Rouge school board, superintendent work out contract

    May 7, 2015 7:58 AM

    BATON ROUGE- Warren Drake and East Baton Rouge Parish School Board leaders say they have worked out a deal to allow the former Zachary superintendent to take the helm of the second-largest public school system in Louisiana. Drake's proposed employment contract is on Thursday's agenda for a School Board meeting.... more »
  • La'el Collins not the father of murdered baby

    May 6, 2015 9:27 PM

    BATON ROUGE - La'el Collins is not the father of an infant who died after his mother was gunned down at the front door or her apartment recently. According to sources, Collins was not a match when police conducted a paternity test. The DNA check was done when Collins... more »
  • Police ID suspects in child's disappearance; one has prior charges Play Video

    May 6, 2015 8:27 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police released the names of two people charged with kidnapping a murdered woman's child. Late Wednesday, police identified the suspects as Curtis King, 24, and Daaria Thomas, 22, of Baton Rouge. In addition to the aggravated kidnapping charges, the pair also face possession with intent to... more »
  • Film tax credit fight nears Play Video

    May 6, 2015 8:09 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Mayor Kip Holden made an impassioned defense of the state film tax credit at a press conference that unveiled more films to be shot in Baton Rouge. "This industry is too important to shut the door on people who need jobs, can do these jobs, and can... more »
  • Men wanted for burglary at Latinos Supermarket

    May 6, 2015 12:00 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police released surveillance photos Wednesday of men who are wanted for breaking into a supermarket in Baton Rouge recently. Detectives said the men stole money and items from the Latinos Supermarket on Florida Boulevard around midnight on April 25. BRPD said the two men forced... more »
  • Texas senior living company expanding into Louisiana

    May 6, 2015 7:52 AM

    BATON ROUGE- Avanti Senior Living says it will break ground later this year on a $20 million community in Baton Rouge and a $15 million development in Lafayette. The company, based in suburban Houston, also plans to begin work later this year on a similar development in Covington. The... more »
  • Neighbors react to mother's killing Play Video

    May 5, 2015 8:08 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Neighbors are startled a woman was shot and her body left in her car for days before being found. Taylor Latham, 24, was shot in a car in her driveway on Louisiana Avenue near downtown Saturday. Her body was found Monday. Police said her daughter was missing... more »
  • Ahead of meeting with La'el Collins, Anthony Johnson posts picture from plane

    May 5, 2015 3:24 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Anthony Johnson broke the Internet - as the kids say these days - when he posted a picture of himself and Mike Pouncey on an airplane, likely headed to Baton Rouge. The flight from the Miami area was set to land in Baton Rouge shortly before... more »
  • St. George petition approaching deadline

    May 5, 2015 8:26 AM

    ST. GEORGE- A last-ditch effort to create a new city in East Baton Rouge Parish is moving forward. Supporters of a new city of St. George say they're on track to have enough signatures on their petition by the May deadline. They have until the end of May to... more »
  • Missing girl reunited with father after mother's death Play Video

    May 4, 2015 10:52 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Authorities reunited a 2-year-old girl in Baton Rouge with her father Tuesday, the day after her mother was found shot in the head at her home. Investigators said A'Kyleana Louise Latham was found safe around 1 p.m. inside the city limits. She had not been seen... more »
  • Taylor Swift, Superfest, cleanups to mark month of BR tourism

    May 4, 2015 4:27 PM

    BATON ROUGE - City-parish tourism officials announced plans for citywide cleanups, visitor appreciation days and a social media contest with free Taylor Swift tickets to drive tourism in East Baton Rouge this May. Visit Baton Rouge said the #TweetForTourism campaign is meant to celebrate National Travel Tourism Week from... more »
  • Police say Collins still not suspect in murder investigation

    May 4, 2015 10:24 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Police say former LSU football player La'el Collins met with detectives Monday morning and is still not considered a suspect in an active murder investigation. Cpl. Don Coppola Jr. of Baton Rouge Police said Collins and his attorney met with investigators at around 10:30 a.m. and... more »
  • #6 LSU softball takes 7-1 win over #8 Auburn, earns #4 seed at SEC tournament

    May 3, 2015 7:25 PM

    BATON ROUGE - In a game they absolutely had to have, the No. 6 LSU softball team scored seven straight runs after falling behind early to claim the regular season finale over No. 8 Auburn by a 7-1 score on Sunday afternoon at Tiger Park in Baton Rouge. With... more »
  • Home sales booming in Baton Rouge

    May 3, 2015 6:53 PM

    BATON ROUGE - It's a buyer's market in the Greater Baton Rouge area. Experts say lower interest rates and the time of the year are reasons for the boost in home sales. "Baton Rouge is a family town. Moms are the ones that make the decision on moving,... more »
  • Police: Man arrested after storming into sleeping couple's home

    May 3, 2015 3:22 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A man is accused of the robbery and rape of a couple while they were sleeping in their home early Friday morning. Baton Rouge Police arrested 23-year-old Willie McCormick after he and two other suspects allegedly broke down the bedroom door and attacked the couple. ... more »
  • IBM opens downtown offices Play Video

    May 1, 2015 7:41 PM

    BATON ROUGE - After a long wait and plenty of time in temporary digs, the offices of IBM finally opened at their new location on North Street in Downtown Baton Rouge Friday. The project has been two years in the making. It sounds like a long time, but everything... more »
  • Police confirm meeting with La'el Collins Play Video

    May 1, 2015 3:31 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police in Baton Rouge said they've agreed to a time and location to meet with La'el Collins, the LSU football star whom they wish to question about a woman's death last week. BRPD would not release the details of their meeting. They said before Collins had... more »
  • Baton Rouge-area home sales up in March

    May 1, 2015 7:13 AM

    BATON ROUGE- The number of houses sold in metro Baton Rouge jumped 14.7 percent in March when compared with figures from the year before. There were 755 homes sold in March in the nine-parish area, according to figures released Thursday by the Greater Baton Rouge Association of Realtors' Multiple Listing... more »
  • Police warn 5K run this weekend is a scam Play Video

    April 30, 2015 4:24 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police warned people Thursday that a group claiming to organize a 5-mile run in Baton Rouge this weekend is actually a scam. Cpl. L'Jean McKneely said the Color Mile 5K run advertised for Saturday, May 2, was not a legitimate event. People were warned not... more »
  • Opening statements begin in death penalty trial in Baton Rouge Play Video

    April 30, 2015 4:14 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Opening statements began today in a high profile murder trial where the death penalty is at stake. According to prosecutors, Lee Turner murdered Edward Gurtner and Randy Chaney in March of 2011, during a robbery. Prosecutors claim he did it to eliminate any witnesses to his... more »
  • 100 Black Men of Metro Baton Rouge Play Video

    April 30, 2015 10:40 AM

    BATON ROUGE- There are four major elements that the 100 Black Men of Metro Baton Rouge want to see in our community: mentoring, education, health and wellness, and economic development. Next week, the organization will be honoring individuals who embody all of that. This morning, Donna Saurage and John Smith... more »
  • LSU at the Capitol Play Video

    April 30, 2015 8:50 AM

    BATON ROUGE- Students, alumni, and friends of Louisiana State University will march to the Capitol today to call for change. They're asking legislators not to cut state funding to their school by 82%. LSU students are waking up to the reality, that if these cuts go through, their future... more »
  • LSU softball dismisses Southeastern 11-0

    April 29, 2015 10:34 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Nearly two days removed from a run-rule victory on the road, the No. 6 LSU softball team returned home to Baton Rouge on Wednesday and continued its torrid offensive pace as the Tigers netted 11 runs on 13 hits to defeat the Southeastern Louisiana Lady Lions 11-0... more »
  • Red Cross shelter in Assumption Parish Play Video

    April 28, 2015 9:02 AM

    ASSUMPTION- Severe weather across the Baton Rouge area left many houses in Assumption Parish without power. Due to the extensive power outages, Red Cross opened a shelter at the Belle Rose Middle School last night. Governor Jindal has declared a state of emergency for Assumption Parish, with the biggest... more »
  • Red Cross to open shelter in EBR late Monday night

    April 27, 2015 11:42 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Late Monday, the Red Cross announced it was opening a shelter for people who were without power in East Baton Rouge following Monday's severe storms. The shelter was set to open at 11:30 p.m. at the Woodlawn Baptist Church, 5805 Jones Creek Road. Food was also... more »
  • Two LSU students die in pool drowning

    April 26, 2015 11:20 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Baton Rouge Police identified the victims of a drowning near Tigerland this afternoon. The victims are 25-year old Anton Joe and 28-year old Ishita Maity. Baton Rouge Police said both are of Indian descent and and students at LSU. Currently, there are no signs of foul... more »
  • Mom killed but baby lives

    April 25, 2015 11:47 AM

    BATON ROUGE - A newborn child is hospitalized and expected to live after her mother was shot and killed earlier this weekend. 29-year-old Brittney Mills opened the door to her home on Ship Drive late Friday night. The home is off Florida Boulevard near Lobdell Avenue in Baton Rouge.... more »
  • Violent crime drops in Baton Rouge

    April 24, 2015 8:19 AM

    BATON ROUGE- Violent crime in Baton Rouge dropped a bit last year, but homicides showed an increase. According to crime statistics released Thursday by the Baton Rouge Police Department, homicides in Louisiana's capital city increased from 49 in 2013 to 53 in 2014, plus a 10 percent bump in aggravated... more »
  • Fire union president accused of violating probation Play Video

    April 23, 2015 6:21 PM

    GONZALES- Shane Spillman, the President of the Baton Rouge Fire Union, appeared in a Gonzales courtroom Thursday after his probation officer filed paperwork to have his probation revoked. Spillman was arrested for a second offense DWI last year. When he was picked up, the Investigative Unit discovered he had... more »
  • Police upgrade charges, make additional arrests in deadly shooting

    April 22, 2015 10:43 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police upgraded charges for one man and arrested two others after a shooting victim died. Jonathan Robinson was hit by a bullet from a gun, fired into the air on Blvd de Province last week. Police said Qwenton Bureau pulled the trigger during a fight. ... more »
  • Body cameras for BRPD put off another month

    April 22, 2015 5:20 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Metro Council members put on hold any decisions Wednesday night about requiring Baton Rouge Police to use body cameras. The council deferred a decision for 30 days. It will be back on the agenda for their May 27th meeting. Council member C. Denise Marcelle said... more »
  • Parade of Homes Play Video

    April 22, 2015 10:24 AM

    BATON ROUGE- This weekend kicks off the Capital Region Builders Association's Parade of Homes. The event allows you to walk through a tour of beautiful houses and get ideas for your own home. It's wonderful for anyone interested in new and beautiful interior design techniques. It will be... more »

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