BATON ROUGE - Three days after the East Baton Rouge Mayor's Office abruptly fired the city's police chief, his attorney said the Mayor may not have followed policy when making the decision.
Jill Craft, who represents Dewayne White, told News 2 the State Examiner's officer confirmed with her that... more »
SORRENTO - A two-vehicle crash and a broken-down helicopter called out to help caused chaos for in Ascension Parish Wednesday morning. Police Chief Earl Theriot Jr. said a pickup rear-ended an 18-wheeler on Airline Highway as the truck was turning into Sorrento Lumber Co. Inc. Theriot said the driver of... more »
Poverty is rising, and net worth is dropping in the United States. The Census Bureau confirms the nation's poverty rate climbed to 14.3 percent in 2009. 43.6 million do not make enough. The Bureau said 1 in 7 live in poverty, the most since record keeping began 51 years ago.... more »