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  • 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 check to see if lock exists for regeneration 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 check to see if lock exists for regeneration 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 check to see if lock exists for regeneration 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 check to see if lock exists for regeneration 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 check to see if lock exists for regeneration 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 check to see if lock exists for regeneration 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 check to see if lock exists for regeneration 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 »
  • BIG Baton Rouge check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    April 22, 2015 8:12 AM

    BATON ROUGE- April is Autism Awareness Month, and BIG Baton Rouge is trying to raise awareness for the disorder throughout Baton Rouge. BIG Baton Rouge is a group of therapists that are focused on improving the quality of life for children with Autism and other developmental disorders. They also... more »
  • Fast food worker treated at hospital after fire

    April 21, 2015 8:55 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A fast food restaurant employee was taken to an area hospital during a fire at the business Tuesday evening. Firefighters said they responded to the Sonic on Coursey Boulevard and found smoke billowing from the back door. It took about fifteen minutes to get the blaze... more »
  • Murder suspect apprehended after failing to show up for trial check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    April 21, 2015 5:08 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A suspected murderer was picked up in St. Tammany Parish Tuesday after skipping out on court this week. Tressie Newberry is accused of principle to second degree murder. Her son, Mason Chiapuzio, is the accused triggerman in the case. Newberry's trial was set to start... more »
  • District 7 crime meeting

    April 21, 2015 7:33 AM

    BATON ROUGE- Councilwoman Denise Marcelle is asking the Baton Rouge community to put an end to the violence. The murder rate has been on the decline since 2012, but she says more work needs to be done. Marcelle and her District 7 community are voicing concerns over burglaries, violence,... more »
  • LSU softball drops first home game of season in 5-2 loss to Texas A&M

    April 20, 2015 11:13 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Battling back to knot the series finale at 2-2, the No. 3 LSU softball team was looking to get another chance to bat to hopefully pull off the comeback, but a three-run home run by the visiting No. 24 Texas A&M Aggies in the top of the... more »
  • LSU baseball back to consensus #1 as #2 Texas A&M looms ahead Play Video

    April 20, 2015 6:47 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The LSU Tigers are back to a consensus #1 ranking after two wins against Georgia, paired with two losses by Texas A&M last weekend. With the Aggies coming to Alex Box Stadium on Thursday, it sets up a 1 vs 2 showdown, with the Tigers hosting... more »
  • Workshop helps those looking to gain U.S. Citizenship

    April 18, 2015 6:12 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Catholic Charities of Baton Rouge offered a helping hand to those immigrants looking to pledge their allegiance to the United States. It's the fourth year the organization has hosted a workshop to assist legal immigrants in the lengthy process of gaining U.S. Citizenship. Volunteers were... more »
  • First of two police academies in 2015 begins Monday

    April 17, 2015 10:12 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A new class of police officers begin the police academy Monday. Twenty-seven recruits will start the 22-week program. The class is made up of five women and 22 men. Funding the police academy was a priority in the mayor's 2015 budget . The $830 million... more »
  • Smoking ban proposal a month away check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    April 17, 2015 6:25 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Metro Councilwoman Tara Wicker (District 10) says a proposed smoking ban could be presented to the council within a months time. If approved, the ordinance would apply to bars, restaurants, and casinos. "We know that we have individuals that are not able to be healthy and... more »
  • Caretaker accused of stealing from elderly man

    April 17, 2015 6:59 AM

    GREENWELL SPRINGS - East Baton Rouge sheriff's deputies say a woman hired to care for an elderly man has been arrested after it was learned that the woman had allegedly charged close to $10,900 on his credit card. The Advocate reports Jackie Carlene Gann was hired in May 2014 by... more »
  • Overturned car blocked traffic on Airline Highway

    April 16, 2015 3:11 PM

    BATON ROUGE - First responders worked a wreck that closed southbound lanes of Airline Highway just past the Jefferson Highway interchange for just more than 30 minutes Thursday afternoon. A 3 p.m. advisory from state traffic monitors said the wreck happened at the intersection of Airline Highway and Sherwood... more »
  • Food's out for Summer community festival and food drive check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    April 16, 2015 7:52 AM

    BATON ROUGE- Thousands of students in Baton Rouge receive as many as ten free meals a week at school. In the summer months, many low-income families struggle to keep them fed, so the Junior League is calling the community to action. The Junior League is holding a food drive... more »
  • EMS says response times 'So far, so good' check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    April 15, 2015 5:40 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Emergency responders said it's "so far, so good" when it comes to getting people to the hospital during a medical call. Mike Chuszt, public information officer for East Baton Rouge Parish EMS, said right now they're averaging 16 minutes to get patients from the scene of... more »
  • Missing woman's son makes emotional plea for her safe return check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    April 15, 2015 5:14 PM

    BATON ROUGE- The son of a missing woman fought back tears Wednesday, as he made an emotional plea for his mother's safe return. Tahereh Ghassemi was last seen on Saturday. One day later, her blue Jaguar was found burned out off Monterrey near Choctaw. "This is a first,"... more »
  • Deputies searching for missing woman

    April 15, 2015 9:14 AM

    BATON ROUGE- The East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Department is asking for help finding a local woman. 54-year-old Tahereh Ghassemi hasn't been heard from since Saturday night. Investigators found her car burned in the 9600 block of Chalma in Baton Rouge, they say it was intentionally set on fire. ... more »
  • Burning rope sets house on fire

    April 14, 2015 8:06 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Firefighters believe a man accidentally set his house on fire in Tuesday's storms. The man told responders, he was near his garage burning a piece of rope when part of the rope, still burning, dropped and ignited a gas can. The can exploded, catching the home... more »
  • Lawmakers defend security upgrades check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    April 14, 2015 7:16 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Lawmakers believe a $4.8 million upgrade to security at the Capitol was worth it, despite the state's $1.6 billion dollar deficit. State Sen. Bodi White (R- Central) said arguing about the system and the budget is like comparing "apples to oranges." White championed the project when... more »
  • Naked man escapes armed robbery at motel check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    April 14, 2015 4:35 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A naked man ran from a motel room off Siegen Lane desperately trying to get help after two armed intruders stormed it. It happened at the Motel 6 off Siegen Lane recently. According to court documents, the victim was having sex with a woman for... more »
  • Miss USA Pageant officially returning to Baton Rouge

    April 14, 2015 12:57 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Organizers of the Miss USA Pageant officially confirmed Tuesday that they will come back to the Baton Rouge River Center this July. The announcement comes a week after Metro Council members approved spending and incentive packages which were part of the agreement to have the pageant... more »
  • Mary Bird Perkins- Our Lady of the Lake Cancer Center Taste event check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    April 14, 2015 9:06 AM

    BATON ROUGE- Baton Rouge residents will be able to taste some of the best food in the city, while raising money for the battle against cancer. The Mary Bird Perkins Our Lady of the Lake Cancer Center is holding a taste fundraiser where people will be able to sample... more »
  • Cool Schools: The Dunham School check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    April 14, 2015 8:13 AM

    BATON ROUGE- The Dunham School's mission is to allow students the opportunity to begin to understand themselves and the world around them from a Christian world view. For over a decade fourth graders have been going to The Haven Assisted Living Center in Baton Rouge, helping the residents celebrate... more »
  • Hope Ministries Poverty Workshop check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    April 14, 2015 7:27 AM

    BATON ROUGE- The poverty rate in Baton Rouge is just under 25%, and some groups are tackling the issue from multiple angles. Hope Ministries teaches individuals and businesses the dynamics of poverty. The organization helps people affected by poverty, and works to inform the community about its effects. The... more »
  • Slow Food Baton Rouge: Dinner in the Field check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    April 13, 2015 9:22 AM

    GURLEY- Slow Food is a national organization that educates children on where food comes from and promotes healthy eating practices. Chef Elton Hyndman is a chef at Nino's Italian and a member of Slow Food Baton Rouge. He stopped by 2une In this morning to tell us more about... more »
  • Firefighter memorial honors fallen heroes check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    April 12, 2015 5:39 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Fire departments and families from across the state gathered in the capitol city for a ceremony honoring those who dedicated their lives towards the safety of others. A parade, balloon release and statue dedication were some of the few things the crowd did at a firefighter... more »
  • EBR associate superintendent to run for Lafayette position

    April 11, 2015 11:57 AM

    LAFAYETTE - Donald Aguillard, Carlos Sam and Francis Touchet are the candidates to be the next Lafayette Parish school superintendent. Aguillard is the current superintendent in St. Mary Parish. Sam is the associate superintendent of the East Baton Rouge Parish School System. Touchet is a network leader for the Louisiana... more »
  • Infant rescued from malnourishment

    April 10, 2015 10:34 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Two parents are in jail for allegedly neglecting there three month old son to the point of starvation. Robert Scott, 28, and Sausha Clay, 22, have both been charged with cruelty to a juvenile. The infant was taken to Our Lady of the Lake weighing only... more »
  • Downed power lines cause loss of power, Highway 19 closure

    April 10, 2015 2:49 PM

    BAKER - About five miles of Highway 19 closed Friday afternoon after a round of severe weather knocked power lines to the ground. A traffic advisory reported the closure shortly before 3 p.m. Authorities said the highway between Harding and Groom was closed as crews cleared the lines from... more »
  • Capitol employees fear traffic nightmare check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    April 9, 2015 6:46 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Some state employees are concerned that new security measures at the state capitol will cause a traffic nightmare when they're implemented Monday, the first day of the legislative session. However, officials assured them that the details have been worked out, and traffic will move smoothly. Starting... more »
  • Mayor announces Baton Rouge litter initiative

    April 8, 2015 11:27 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Mayor Kip Holden announced plans Wednesday for a community-wide cleanup effort in East Baton Rouge this coming may. Holden said the "Serve and Showcase Baton Rouge" effort on May 16 will be part of a campaign to showcase the capital region as a year-round tourist destination.... more »
  • Mayor Kip Holden claims Ethics Commission out to get him check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    April 7, 2015 5:45 PM

    BATON ROUGE- The Mayor-President of Baton Rouge claimed victory today against the Ethics Commission after he opened up a check from the IRS. The Ethics Commission claims Mayor Kip Holden owes the state $2,500 in fines for a problem with a financial disclosure report back in 2008. Holden believes... more »
  • EBR SALT Crime Expo check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    April 7, 2015 7:24 AM

    ZACHARY- Seniors will have the opportunity to learn about crime and how they can prevent it, at the Crime Prevention Expo. The event is being held later today by the Baton Rouge group SALT (Seniors and Law Enforcement Together). Josh Hollins, the president of SALT, stopped by 2une In... more »
  • WBR deputy accused of assaulting EBR deputy check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    April 6, 2015 5:08 PM

    BATON ROUGE- A West Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's deputy found herself on the other side of the law over the weekend, when she was arrested accused of battery on a police officer and criminal trespassing. Mandy Miller works in the Traffic Division of the West Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's... more »
  • Report says Baton Rouge in top 10 'Least Hardworking' cities check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    April 3, 2015 5:44 PM

    BATON ROUGE - According to a recently published Forbes article, Baton Rouge ranks as one of the top ten least hardworking cities. The capital city falls at number four on the list. Coming in at number 3 is Columbia, South Carolina, number 2 is Buffalo, New York, and... more »
  • Weekends with Whitney: Elaborate Tree House check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    April 3, 2015 9:53 AM

    BATON ROUGE- If you've ever dreamed of having a tree house...this one just might be the one you've been imagining. It belongs to Raising Cane's founder, Todd Graves. The national television show, "Tree House Masters" spent a month filming in Baton Rouge. News 2's Whitney Vann took a look... more »
  • Despite pleas, board votes to close charter school

    April 2, 2015 10:35 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The school board voted to revoke the charter of the Career Academy. The school has been plagued with failing school performance grades each year it has been open. Supporters argued the school, geared toward teaching students an nontraditional path to the job market through certification in... more »
  • Dancing for Big Buddy check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    April 2, 2015 8:42 AM

    BATON ROUGE - It's almost time for the 9th annual Dancing for Big Buddy show. This morning the Big Buddy executive director, Gaylynne Mack, and one of the the event's star dancers, Candy Wright, stopped by 2une In to talk more about the fun night. "It's all about fun... more »
  • Essen Lane Widening check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    April 2, 2015 7:54 AM

    BATON ROUGE- City leaders will break ground on new construction today. The Essen widening project is the latest in the city-parish Green Light program. Essen Lane is one of the busiest and most congested roads in Baton Rouge.The Department of Transportation and Development is working together with the Green... more »
  • BRPD seeks man believed to be behind 7 area burglaries

    April 1, 2015 4:11 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Law enforcement is looking for a man wanted in connection with a string of seven robberies in the Baton Rouge area that began as early as December. The suspect, identified as 45-year-old Gerald Dickerson, made his most recent strike on Tuesday night at the Pizza Hut... more »
  • BREC on the Geaux check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    April 1, 2015 7:42 AM

    BATON ROUGE- Spring break is right around the corner and BREC wants to make sure your child enjoys their time off. BREC on the Geaux offers kids a fun and safe way to have fun and exercise. The program has two trucks that will travel across East Baton Rouge... more »
  • Cop-killer's death penalty appeal goes before SCOTUS

    March 30, 2015 8:53 AM

    BATON ROUGE - A death penalty appeal from a man convicted of killing a BRPD officer 22 years ago will go before the Supreme Court today. The court will hear arguments from Kevan Brumfield, who was convicted of killing BRPD Cpl. Betty Smothers in 1993, that he should not... more »
  • Cancer Services New Director check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    March 30, 2015 8:20 AM

    BATON ROUGE- Cancer Services helps cancer patients and their families with financial, educational, and emotional needs. They are currently serving 10 parishes in Baton Rouge. This morning, the new director, Jill Roshto, stopped by 2une In to tell us about some programs offered by Cancer Services. "We have... more »
  • Ourso defeats Amoroso by 72 votes

    March 28, 2015 9:16 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Voters in East Baton Rouge Parish elected Darrell Ourso to represent them in the State House of Representatives for District 66. The former Metro Councilman defeated Current Metro Councilman Buddy Amoroso by 72 votes. With all 29 precincts reporting, the Secretary of State's Office shows Ourso... more »
  • Vietnam vets honored on war's 40th Anniversary

    March 28, 2015 7:43 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The USS Kidd honored those who served our country in one of the most controversial wars in history. A number of people came out Saturday to recognize Vietnam vets at the USS Kidd Memorial Plaza. It was their annual "Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day." The... more »
  • Motorcycle officer hit, taken to hospital in Friday night crash

    March 27, 2015 8:42 PM

    BAKER - A Baton Rouge Police Department motorcycle officer was injured and taken to a hospital after a car crash on Highway 19 Friday evening. Baker Police said the city police officer was driving on the highway when another motorist pulled out from a side street and the two... more »
  • Baton Rouge man ready for violence to end

    March 27, 2015 6:01 PM

    BATON ROUGE - One man in Baton Rouge is doing his part to put an end to violence in the city. Leonard Thomas says he has lived in Baton Rouge all of his life, and recent shooting on the north side of Baton Rouge have him concerned. "They... more »

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