PORT ALLEN - Next week, the city will spend money to rent equipment to clear clogged sewage lines.
"There is a giant amount of grease on 8th Street all the way down to Maryland Street," Port Allen Mayor Lynn Robertson said.
Businesses not cleaning their grease traps are... more »
ST. AMANT - Firefighters said an elderly man awoken by a fire blowing up bottles of oxygen managed to crawl to safety early this morning.
Members of the St. Amant Volunteer Fire Department were called to the home on Brignac Road around 4 a.m. Assistant Chief Derek LeBlanc said... more »
LOS ANGELES - Actress Annette Charles, perhaps best-known for her role as Cha Cha DiGregorio in "Grease," has died.
She was 63.
Her agent Derek Maki confirms she died Wednesday night.
A longtime friend, Los Angeles Councilman Tom LaBonge, says she died in Los Angeles after a... more »
LOS ANGELES - Actor Jeff Conaway, who starred in TV's "Taxi" and the movie musical "Grease," has died.
Spokeswoman Kathryn Boole says the 60-year-old actor died Friday morning at the Encino Tarzana Medical Center, where he had been hospitalized in a coma since May 11.
His manager, Phil... more »
Fire investigators are on the scene of a working house fire that injured a woman in Baton Rouge.
It happened just before 2pm at a home near Chestnut and Madison.
News 2 has learned the woman inside, received burns to her arms and legs. Preliminary information shows the... more »