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  • Beautiful weather expected for Spanish Town parade Saturday Play Video

    February 5, 2016 11:36 PM

    BATON ROUGE- The Capital City should see excellent weather for Spanish Town parade Saturday. The temperature is in the fifties and the high is 57 degrees. It should be mostly sunny with a few clouds. There is a small chance of rain tomorrow, but should be dry when the parade... more »
  • High court okays prosecutors to paint dad as repeat child abuser

    February 5, 2016 1:50 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The state supreme court found a father's alleged prior child abuse can be used against him in a trial where he faces charges for the death of his 8-year-old son. Michael Robertson is accused of the 2012 death of the child, Xzayvion Riley. Riley, the coroner's... more »
  • Final suspect in home invasion arrested after fight with cops

    February 5, 2016 12:05 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police have arrested the second and final suspect in a violent home invasion last weekend. Michael Lewis was arrested after a fight with Special Response Team Officers who tracked him down at his apartment in Tigerland. Lewis was booked into jail with black eyes and bruises... more »
  • Police identify suspect in overnight police chase

    February 5, 2016 11:40 AM

    BATON ROUGE - A police officer fired at a man following a police chase overnight. Baton Rouge Police stop ped a vehicle for possibly being operated by a drunk driver shortly before 11 p.m. Thursday on North Acadian near the hospital in Mid City. While the officer was performing... more »
  • Great weather, big crowds expected at this weekend's Baton Rouge parades

    February 5, 2016 8:54 AM

    BATON ROUGE- People across the capital area are continuing the countdown to Fat Tuesday. The Krewe of Southdowns will kick off the second weekend of Mardi Gras parades in Baton Rouge. The Southdowns parade will roll at 7 p.m. Friday night through its neighborhood namesake. The floats will start at... more »
  • Just about perfect weather for parades Friday night, Saturday

    February 4, 2016 7:06 PM

    BATON ROUGE - It'll be a bit nippy, but near perfect for this weekend's parades. The Krewe of Southdowns rolls at 7 p.m. Friday through the neighborhood it is named after. The theme for the Southdowns 2016 parade will be "Under The Big Top". The WBRZ weather team... more »
  • Finally, Mississippi drops below flood stage

    February 4, 2016 11:49 AM

    BATON ROUGE - For the first time in 31 days, the Mississippi River has dropped below flood stage. Thursday morning, the river was just lower than flood stage of 35 feet in Baton Rouge. It crested at 43.5 feet between January 18th and 21st. The rising river required... more »
  • Today: Duplantier murder suspects set for grand jury hearing

    February 4, 2016 8:53 AM

    BATON ROUGE- A grand jury is expected to meet today to determine the official indictments against the two men accused of killing an elderly couple in Baton Rouge. Ernesto Alonso, 42, and Frank Garcia, 48, were arrested in connection to the kidnapping and murders of Denis and Suzanne Duplantier. The... more »
  • Fleeing driver escapes after overnight police chase

    February 3, 2016 11:52 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A driver managed to run and hide from State Police after a pursuit over the Mississippi River Wednesday night. The unidentified driver got away after abandoning the vehicle on Airline Highway near Plank Road. State Police said Thursday, the driver was not apprehended. The pursuit... more »
  • Uber drivers plan Friday night walkout

    February 3, 2016 7:18 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Uber drivers are planning a picket of the ride-sharing service Friday over a reduction in the percentage of fares given to them by the company. Some drivers will not run between 5 p.m. Friday and 8 a.m. Saturday. There are parades in Baton Rouge on Friday... more »
  • Police ID second suspect in home invasion where business owner was targeted

    February 3, 2016 6:54 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police have identified the second suspect in the home invasion of a popular business owner in the Tigerland area. Michael Lewis, 28, of Alvin Dark, is wanted on armed robbery charges. Police wrote in an arrest warrant obtained by WBRZ, Lewis is also suspected of robbing... more »
  • Voter registration ends today for Louisiana's presidential primary

    February 3, 2016 9:31 AM

    BATON ROUGE- Today is the last day for Louisiana residents to register to vote for the state's upcoming presidential primary. Voters will cast their ballots on March 5th. People who still need to register can do so online through the Secretary of State's Office or at the parish registrar of... more »
  • Family tied to popular Tigerland business attacked in home invasion Play Video

    February 2, 2016 6:38 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The owner of the Akasha Market fears her Tigerland business may have lead to her family being targeted by violent criminals. After being robbed in January, Rania Ahmed leased the popular convenience store on Bob Pettit Boulevard. Then, Ahmed said she felt her work was too... more »
  • Say it ain't so: Study finds I-10 should be widened, new bridge needed

    February 2, 2016 4:11 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A gaggle of business executives issued a report on the region's road issues Tuesday, blaming a backlog of projects in part for a lack consensus over its highest priority projects. The analysis by CRISIS - Capital Region Industry for Sustainable Infrastructure Solutions - identified four key... more »
  • 2 killed in plane crash after flight leaves Baton Rouge area Play Video

    February 2, 2016 12:54 PM

    MOBILE, Alabama - Two people died returning to the Gulf Coast following a medical flight to the Baton Rouge area Monday. The plane, a Cessna 182 Turbo, crashed as it approached the airport in Mobile after leaving a small, regional airport in Gonzales. The crash scene was found overnight.... more »
  • Red pickup in Monday police chase was stolen from fire station

    February 2, 2016 11:15 AM

    ZACHARY - State Police said a pickup truck used in a police chase through Baton Rouge Monday was originally reported stolen from a fire station in Zachary. The red pickup was ditched at the end of the chase near LSU, at Farr Park. The driver who took State Police... more »
  • Magazine: BR #3 for movie production

    February 2, 2016 10:28 AM

    BATON ROUGE - The city is one of the best to shoot a movie in, film industry insiders reported in a magazine catered to the movie business. Baton Rouge ranked third in the small cities list on Movie Maker Magazine. It followed Savannah, Georgia (#1) and New Orleans (#2).... more »
  • Authorities enter second day of search for driver in vehicle pursuit

    February 2, 2016 9:49 AM

    BATON ROUGE- Authorities are entering the second day of searching for a man who led them on a car chase through Baton Rouge Monday evening. State Police say a trooper tried to stop a red Chevy pickup truck for a traffic violation at the intersection of Bluebonnet and Burbank. When... more »
  • Authorities searching for driver in vehicle pursuit through Baton Rouge Monday

    February 1, 2016 5:49 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Authorities from multiple agencies are searching for a man who led them on a vehicle pursuit and foot chase through baton Rouge late Monday afternoon. State Police said a trooper tried to stop a red Chevy pickup truck on Bluebonnet near Burbank just before 4:30 p.m.... more »
  • Officials weigh in on proposed smoking ban for bars, casinos

    February 1, 2016 1:27 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Baton Rouge officials are starting to weigh in on a proposed smoking ban for casinos and bars. East Baton Rouge Parish Metro Council members are questioning what the ban would look like and if it could impact revenue the city-parish receives from casinos. Councilwomen Tara... more »
  • I-10 West sees delays due to incident on shoulder

    February 1, 2016 12:00 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Congestion built on I-10 West at S. Acadian Thruway Monday morning due to a stalled vehicle and debris recovery operations on the shoulder. LA DOTD announced all lanes were back open on I-10 West past the I-10/I-110 split at around 11:50 a.m. after crews removed debris... more »
  • Standoff ends in arrest of teen mugging suspects Play Video

    January 29, 2016 2:27 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Nearly two-dozen police and other law enforcement agents blocked off a city block on Scenic Highway as efforts to apprehend a pair of kids behind a mugging came to a conclusion. Baton Rouge Police at the scene confirmed that a 16-year-old and an 18-year-old were taken... more »
  • Car flips in parking lot Thursday night Play Video

    January 28, 2016 8:35 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Sheriff's deputies happened upon a strange occurrence Thursday night: an overturned vehicle in a parking lot. Deputies were dispatched to a vehicle reportedly smashed into the building. A WBRZ crew on the scene took pictures of the vehicle overturned near loading zone of the Academy on... more »
  • BR Blues Festival releases 2016 lineup

    January 28, 2016 3:58 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Blues players from across the globe will jam in early April for the 22nd Baton Rouge Blues Festival. Organizers with the Baton Rouge Blues Foundation said the free festival will include internationally-recognized performers as well as local blues legends. Ten of the performers have previously... more »
  • Baton Rouge man charged with 350 counts of child porn possession

    January 28, 2016 10:16 AM

    BATON ROUGE - A Baton Rouge man was arrested after authorities say they found more than 350 child porn images during a search of his apartment. Officers arrested 31-year-old Evan Taylor at his place of work on Jan. 28. Authorities say the Louisiana Department of Justice's Cyber Crimes... more »
  • Breakfast with 2une In: Krewes of Mystique and Comogo Play Video

    January 28, 2016 9:08 AM

    PLAQUEMINE- This year's Krewe of Comogo parade will roll on January 31st at 7 p.m. in Plaquemine. The route starts on Highway 1 between Citizens and Iberville bank. John "Johnny Boy" Wilbert, Jr. will serve as the parade's Grand Marshal this year. Wilbert, a Plaquemine native, has been performing... more »
  • Metro councilman shocked many people still go to the library Play Video

    January 27, 2016 11:00 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A simple item on Wednesday's Metro Council agenda about leasing space for a temporary downtown library turned into a bizarre discussion about how many people visit libraries and the economic differences between people on either side of town. The library board wants to spend $14,583.33 a... more »
  • Latest victim said she was abused at church; minister's bond increased Play Video

    January 27, 2016 7:57 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The latest victim of a suspected child abuser told authorities she was touched inappropriately at the church where the suspect said he was a pastor. Kentrell Jackson, 18, was first arrested earlier this week on charges of indecent behavior with a juvenile. A 12-year-old girl reported... more »
  • Streetcar line may return to Baton Rouge Play Video

    January 27, 2016 5:16 PM

    BATON ROUGE - City officials are preparing for a meeting tomorrow where they will seek public input on a proposed streetcar line. The streetcar would run from the LSU campus to downtown Baton Rouge through Nicholson Drive. "I think it would work very well," said Robert Luke, who... more »
  • Two sought for using stolen credit card

    January 27, 2016 12:17 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police asked for people to help them identify two men who investigators said used a credit card stolen from a vehicle in Baton Rouge. BRPD detectives said the card was taken from a vehicle in the 4800 block of Packard Street. Surveillance cameras also showed a... more »
  • Man accused of sex crime against child

    January 27, 2016 10:19 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Sheriff's deputies arrested a man in Baton Rouge for an aggravated sex crime after learning about a sexual assault that took place in 2008. Detectives learned about the crime while investigating another case. Authorities say in 2008, 37-year-old Carl Hilton blackmailed a pre-teen into allowing him... more »
  • Church official tries to distance congregation from sex crimes investigation

    January 26, 2016 3:35 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Officials are trying to distance their church from a sex abuse investigation. A teenager who identified himself as a minister at Jesus Name Apostolic Temple was arrested Monday on indecent behavior with a juvenile charges. Kentrell Jackson, 18, remained in jail as of this writing. He... more »
  • Judge: Ruling Tuesday in challenge to Louisiana abortion law

    January 26, 2016 5:25 AM

    NEW ORLEANS- The federal judge who heard a challenge to Louisiana's abortion law says he'll rule in the case Tuesday. The law requires doctors who perform abortions to be able to admit patients to a hospital within 30 miles. Supporters say it's meant to protect women's health. Opponents say the... more »
  • Engineers to discuss Pecue I-10 interchange

    January 25, 2016 11:50 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Engineers will discuss their environmental assessment of a proposed interchange on I-10 at Pecue Lane Thursday. The hearing will discuss the findings of the study, the first leg of a proposed construction project. Since the project is in its infancy, there is not a firm timetable... more »
  • Two-alarm fire destroys Baton Rouge apartment Play Video

    January 23, 2016 12:28 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Three apartments were damaged after a kitchen fire Saturday morning. The Baton Rouge Fire Department received a call around 4:30 a.m for a fire at 460 Community College Dr. Firefighters arrived on scene to find Unit 1 engulfed in flames. The fire reached the attic... more »
  • WBRZ camera records potentially dangerous cloud formation Play Video

    January 21, 2016 10:55 PM

    PORT ALLEN - A weather phenomenon was captured on video Thursday. As a line of severe weather moved east across West Baton Rouge, WBRZ reporter Brett Buffington was recording video of the sky. At the WBRZ weather office, meteorologists were tracking the system with the National Weather Service when... more »
  • Sylvia: Baton Rouge was a scary place during serial killer years

    January 21, 2016 10:35 PM

    Dozens and dozens of women of all ages stood in a line so long it wrapped around the Baton Rouge Police Supply building on Florida Boulevard, for one of the hottest items for sale in the city, "Freeze Plus P". The pepper-spray and tear gas combination came in a canister... more »
  • Report: State Fire Marshal to join Lamborghini fire probe

    January 20, 2016 8:14 PM

    BATON ROUGE – The State Fire Marshal's office will join the investigation into a burned luxury car. WWL TV in the New Orleans area reported state investigators will start their work Thursday morning. The Lamborghini was found burned on Opportunity Avenue in Baton Rouge Monday. It was owned by... more »
  • Crash victim's daughter believes obstruction caused wreck Play Video

    January 19, 2016 11:32 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The daughter of a man killed in a vehicle crash Friday wants the city to clear what she believes are obstructions blocking drivers' views of traffic. "You cannot see that the traffic is coming," Gina Ohlendorf said in an interview with WBRZ reporter Brett Buffington Tuesday.... more »
  • Large roof fire at LSU Tuesday night sparked by roofing materials Play Video

    January 19, 2016 9:42 PM

    BATON ROUGE - It took fire crews about 45 minutes to extinguish a fire on the roof of LSU's Patrick F. Taylor Hall Tuesday night. Fire at #LSU : Police on scene say the fire is on the roof of a building under construction. No one inside building.... more »
  • Contractor hired to move monuments finds $200K Lambo destroyed Play Video

    January 19, 2016 1:32 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A pricey supercar belonging to the Baton Rouge contractor who was hired to move several Confederate monuments in New Orleans was found burned to a crisp Tuesday morning. The attorney for David Mahler said his client's Lamborghini, valued at more than $200,000, was destroyed by fire... more »
  • Mississippi River crests in Baton Rouge

    January 19, 2016 8:08 AM

    BATON ROUGE- The rising Mississippi River has crested Baton Rouge at a slightly lower than expected level of 43.3 feet. But officials said Monday the high water is expected to stick around for a while. Forecasting how long the river will remain above flood stage is difficult because there are... more »
  • Mississippi River cresting this week Play Video

    January 18, 2016 11:30 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The swollen Mississippi started cresting Monday. At Red River Landing, the river crested at 60 1/2 feet, 12 feet above flood stage. In downtown, the crest is forecast to happen Tuesday ten feet above the 35-foot flood stage. " It was pretty amazing watching it... more »
  • Local body shop sees increase in work from 'direct repair shops' Play Video

    January 18, 2016 6:44 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Some local body shops are beginning to see an old problem crop up again, and it could put you at risk. The State Attorney General sued over this very issue two years ago, and it appears the problem is still out there. It involves insurance companies sending you... more »
  • Louisiana Marathon starts off with Quarter, 5k and kids' events Play Video

    January 17, 2016 12:25 AM

    BATON ROUGE - The Louisiana Marathon weekend began under blue skies and winners in 6 events Saturday, as men and women took medals in the Quarter Marathon, 5k, and kids' marathon. In the Quarter, Keith Kotar took the men's title with 35:12 and Cierra Theriot won the women's in... more »
  • More than a dozen laid off at EBR Clerk of Court Play Video

    January 15, 2016 5:40 PM

    BATON ROUGE - More than a dozen employees at the East Baton Rouge Parish Clerk of Court's Office received pink slips over the past week. It's part of a measure to get the budget back in line and plug a $1.3 million hole. Joyce Swearingen's new year isn't off... more »
  • Murder frustrates people who live near crime scene Play Video

    January 15, 2016 12:16 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Already, people living in one area of the city are frustrated with violence in 2016. " This community doesn't deserve it. It's frustrating," East Baton Rouge Parish District Attorney Hillar Moore said two nights ago at the scene of the first murder within city limits this... more »
  • In ride with president, mayor talked about being stuck in traffic Play Video

    January 14, 2016 5:45 PM

    BATON ROUGE - In an unusually brief ride down I-110 to I-10 and the College Drive area Wednesday night, Mayor Kip Holden took advantage of the president's ear to ask for help with a series of issues - most notably, the monster that is traffic. "The situation has reached... more »
  • Rare gaffes during Obama's visit to...where, again?

    January 14, 2016 2:33 PM

    BATON ROUGE - There was a lot going on during President Barack Obama's visit to Baton Rouge Thursday, which may explain some bumps in the road during the day's events. The town hall event at McKinley High School was a chance for Obama to push his State of the... more »
  • President Obama greets excited crowd in Baton Rouge Play Video

    January 14, 2016 9:00 AM

    BATON ROUGE - A crowd of hundreds greeted President Barack Obama with cheers and shouts as he entered McKinley High School Thursday, and the president responded with "Geaux Tigers!" The president was introduced by Che'dra Joseph , McKinley High School's Student of the Year. The school gym where Obama's... more »
  • President Obama left the 747 in Washington for his trip to Baton Rouge

    January 13, 2016 10:17 PM

    BATON ROUGE - President Obama landed at Baton Rouge Metro Airport ahead of his estimated time of arrival Wednesday evening. Air Force One touched down about 7:42. He flew in a smaller airplane than the typical Boeing 747 famously associated with the Air Force One tag. Instead, he... more »
  • President arrives in Baton Rouge Play Video

    January 13, 2016 8:37 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Governor John Bel Edwards and Mayor Kip Holden welcomed the President to Louisiana shortly before 8 p.m. Wednesday. President Obama will stay the night in Baton Rouge. Thursday, he is scheduled to speak at McKinley High School. The president arrived in a modified 757, not... more »
  • Sources: President will stay at Holiday Inn off Constitution Play Video

    January 13, 2016 6:43 PM

    BATON ROUGE- The Secret Service and local law enforcement spent Wednesday getting a local hotel ready for President Obama's arrival. Multiple sources confirmed to WBRZ, the President will stay at the Holiday Inn off Constitution Avenue. The massive effort to secure the spot where President Obama will sleep began... more »
  • Edwards to meet Obama during La. visit, at least briefly

    January 13, 2016 8:19 AM

    BATON ROUGE- Gov. John Bel Edwards, the rare Democratic statewide elected official in the Deep South, will be on the tarmac to greet President Barack Obama as he arrives in Louisiana this week. But whether the two men will have a sit-down meeting remains uncertain. Obama will land in Baton... more »
  • Tuesday shooting is first homicide for city police in 2016

    January 12, 2016 8:58 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police identified the victim of a shooting on North 23rd Street Tuesday night. 23-year-old Tyrell George was found shot on the side of the street near Jefferson Avenue just after 7 p.m., according to the Baton Rouge Police Department. The DA just arrived to... more »
  • Obama ticket giveaway brings massive crowds, traffic headaches Play Video

    January 12, 2016 9:50 AM

    BATON ROUGE- The capital city is getting ready to welcome a very special guest. President Obama will be in Baton Rouge on Thursday speaking to an audience at McKinley High School. Baton Rouge is one of the cities Obama plans to visit after delivering his State of the Union address... more »
  • Edwards sworn in as Louisiana's 56th governor

    January 11, 2016 6:10 AM

    BATON ROUGE - John Bel Edwards has been sworn in as the 56th governor of the state of Louisiana. Edwards is promising that he will not be a "business-as-usual governor," as he takes office. Edwards said he planned to tackle healthcare and wage issues as governor. He said... more »
  • Big rig wreck closes I-110 North at Government

    January 10, 2016 9:37 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Traffic officials closed one side of I-110 in Baton Rouge after a wreck involving an 18-wheeler Sunday night. The wreck happened on I-110 North at Government Street around 8 p.m. and involved the big rig and a second vehicle, according to Baton Rouge Police. Authorities... more »
  • River Center could see renovations

    January 9, 2016 1:46 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The theater and ballroom of the Baton Rouge River Center could be seeing major renovations in the coming years. More than $12 million in renovations could be made to the complex over the next few years in an effort to modernize it. On Wednesday, the... more »
  • Obama to visit Baton Rouge next week Play Video

    January 8, 2016 1:34 PM

    BATON ROUGE - President Barack Obama is scheduled to make his first trip to the Capital City during his presidency, according to an announcement from the White House Thursday night. Obama will visit the state capital next Thursday, Jan. 14. Other times and locations for the trip have yet... more »
  • Ted Cruz to hold Baton Rouge rally Monday

    January 7, 2016 12:14 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The campaign for Republican presidential candidate Senator Ted Cruz said he will be in Baton Rouge on Jan. 11 for a rally. The Texas senator will meet with Louisiana supporters at the BR Marriott's Grand Ballroom from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Organizers posted a link... more »
  • Jewish Film Festival return to the Manship Theatre Play Video

    January 7, 2016 9:43 AM

    BATON ROUGE - The Baton Rouge Jewish Film Festival returns to the Manship Theatre January 13-17, 2016. The festival is celebrating its tenth year in the Capital City. This year's featured films include "Deli Man", "Mr. Kaplan", "Above and Beyond" and "Look at Us Now, Mother"! For a... more »
  • Holden gives last State of the City Address Play Video

    January 6, 2016 7:52 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Kip Holden claims a number of accomplishments during his time in office including a lower crime rate, improved traffic and a revitalized downtown. The mayor-president gave his last State of the City address Wednesday at the Baton Rouge Rotary Club. He gave credit to those who came... more »
  • Suspect identified in stabbing of LSU's Dillon Gordon

    January 6, 2016 6:42 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Detectives investigating the stabbing of LSU football player Dillon Gordon filed an arrest warrant in connection with the case, the WBRZ Investigative Unit uncovered Wednesday. Gordon, a tight end, was stabbed at a bar in Tigerland early Tuesday morning. He was taken to the hospital and... more »
  • Daily levee inspections begin along Mississippi River Play Video

    January 6, 2016 5:38 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Daily levee inspections of the Mississippi River levees have begun as the river continues to rise. This morning, the Pontchartrain Levee District began monitoring the levees daily and checks around the clock are about to start. Already, seepage from the river is occurring in some neighborhoods... more »
  • LSU wins at the PMAC Tuesday

    January 5, 2016 11:14 PM

    BATON ROUGE - LSU deflated number nine Kentucky at the PMAC Tuesday night. The Tigers' basketball team won 85 to 67 in a back-to-back conference win. LSU beat Vanderbilt on the road January 2nd. "We don't take any wins for granted. It feels great," freshman forward Ben Simmons... more »
  • Police investigate Tuesday evening shooting in Baton Rouge

    January 5, 2016 10:02 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police spent Tuesday night investigating a shooting off Plank Road. A WBRZ photographer on the scene captured video and images of numerous police cars and crime scene tape. The shooting was reported on North 26th Street between Jackson Avenue and Washington Avenue. BRPD working... more »
  • Deputies: Man wanted for pawning $25,000 worth of stolen tools

    January 5, 2016 3:45 PM

    GONZALES - A man from Baton Rouge is accused of pawning $25,000 worth of stolen tools, Ascension Parish Sheriff's Deputies said in a news release Tuesday. Ryan Redinger is wanted on 13 counts of burglary and theft. Detectives believe he used an access code to get into his boss'... more »
  • All aboard! Most visitors at U.S.S. Kidd in 25 years Play Video

    December 29, 2015 10:44 PM

    BATON ROUGE - After sinking in debt for years, the U.S.S. Kidd appears to have righted the ship in 2015. The ship's director says more people climbed aboard in 2015, than in any other year since 1990. Alex Juan also says 33,000 first time visitors dropped by this year. She... more »
  • This year's popular Christmas present is sending people to the hospital Play Video

    December 29, 2015 5:30 PM

    BATON ROUGE - It's the new skateboard, but with less work. Hoverboards were one of the most popular gifts this season. Now, the hospital is becoming a regular spot for some riders. Baton Rouge General said they've seen around ten people come in after falling off their boards.... more »

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