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  • Sun Belt completes move into Superdome

    August 15, 2013 10:30 AM

    NEW ORLEANS - The Sun Belt Conference has completed a move into new headquarters inside the Superdome. Conference commissioner Karl Benson says the move, which became official Thursday, comes as the league strengthens ties to New Orleans, where an increasing number of league championships are scheduled to be held in... more »
  • Council backs deal to buy old hospital for $11 million

    May 22, 2013 6:21 PM

    BATON ROUGE- City leaders approved a plan to buy the old Woman's Hospital on Airline Highway and turn it into a public safety complex. Wednesday, Metro Council voted to spend $11 million on the facility, which will include purchasing the buildings and improvements. Mayor-President Kip Holden has called... more »
  • Future headquarters of EBRSO uncertain Play Video

    May 2, 2013 6:53 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A spokesperson for the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office said it would be up to the Metro Council to decide the location of its headquarters. EBRSO was slated to move into a facility at the airport in October. Moving day was then pushed to January... more »
  • Council approves facility project in Gonzales

    April 8, 2013 9:45 PM

    GONZALES- City leaders approved plans for Emerson Process Management to build a new headquarters in Ascension Parish. It will be built on West Edenborne Parkway, off I-10 and adds about 60 jobs. It was briefly stalled because city leaders could not agree on zoning change until late last... more »
  • Council backs zoning change for Emerson project

    March 25, 2013 7:56 PM

    GONZALES - City leaders were able to agree on a zoning change, paving the way for a planned Ascension Parish headquarters for Emerson Process Management. Monday night, the city council was able to settle a disagreement by making changes over the type of special use permit the facility would... more »
  • 14 dead, 80 injured in Mexico oil company blast

    January 31, 2013 7:44 PM

    MEXICO CITY - Mexico's state-owned oil company says 14 people have died and 80 are injured in an office building explosion at its headquarters in the capital. An explosion at the main headquarters of Petroleos Mexicanos, or Pemex, also damaged three floors of the building, sending hundreds into the streets... more »
  • Council backs deal to turn old hospital into crime-fighting headquarters

    January 9, 2013 9:50 PM

    BATON ROUGE- City leaders approved a deal to buy part of a vacant hospital and convert it into a crime-fighting compound. Wednesday, the Metro Council green-lighted the deal to purchase buildings on the former Woman's Hospital campus on Airline Highway. The hospital moved to a new location in 2012.... more »
  • EBR inks plans to buy old Woman's Hospital

    December 6, 2012 2:37 PM

    BATON ROUGE - City-parish and hospital officials signed a letter of intent today that makes official plans to sell the former Woman's Hospital campus to East Baton Rouge Parish. As News 2 told you Monday , the city-parish plans to turn the 24-acre site into a public safety complex.... more »
  • City-parish in talks to acquire old Woman's Hospital Play Video

    December 3, 2012 6:43 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The exact terms of the deal aren't yet public, but News 2 has learned the East Baton Rouge city-parish wants to buy the former Woman's Hospital campus and use it for a law enforcement complex, including a new headquarters for Baton Rouge Police. During a budget... more »
  • Smoothie King HQ to stay, expand in La.

    November 20, 2012 4:06 PM

    METAIRIE - Louisiana-based Smoothie King, which was sold in July to a South Korea-based corporation, will move its headquarters from Covington to Jefferson Parish and expand its 45-person headquarters staff with 60 new jobs. The announcement was made Tuesday by state officials and Greater New Orleans Inc., the economic development... more »
  • Emerson announces plans for new Gonzales headquarters

    October 12, 2012 3:00 PM

    GONZALES - Emerson Electric Co. says it will build a $10 million regional headquarters in Gonzales, creating 50 new jobs. The company announced its Ascension Parish plans Friday with Gov. Bobby Jindal. The new jobs will have salaries averaging $49,000, plus benefits. Residents living in the area the company... more »
  • East Baton Rouge sheriff eyeing airport for HQ

    March 7, 2012 9:16 AM

    BATON ROUGE - The East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office plans to move its headquarters from downtown to a former state office building in the southwest corner of Metro Airport. Reports say the airport's Board of Commissioners unanimously authorized the mayor and the airport to enter into a five-year agreement... more »
  • 2 live grenades found at NOPD headquarters

    January 13, 2012 6:33 AM

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) - New Orleans police briefly evacuated headquarters Thursday evening after two live hand grenades were found in a car involved in a police chase. Lab technicians made the discovery while they were processing the vehicle as evidence. The bomb squad was called in to defuse... more »
  • West Sanitation headquarters, manufacturing plant heading to Louisiana

    January 12, 2012 2:27 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Today, Governor Bobby Jindal and West Sanitation Services Inc. CEO Ben Elder announced the relocation of West Sanitation's corporate headquarters from California to Baton Rouge and its manufacturing operations from Illinois to Baton Rouge. The relocation represents a $1.14 million capital investment and will create 44... more »
  • La. Guard heads back to Jackson Barracks

    November 1, 2010 5:22 AM

    NEW ORLEANS - The Louisiana National Guard is moving back the Jackson Barracks, five years after Hurricane Katrina flooded most of the military post. Friday there will be a ceremony with military and local officials expected to be on hand when the post becomes the Louisiana National Guard's headquarters. Half... more »
  • Police questioning two men about Beauregard home invasion

    September 28, 2010 10:34 PM

    Right now, two men are inside police headquarters facing a barrage of questions as investigators try to close the case on the murder of Alexandra Engler and the shooting of her 9-year-old daughter. Today, U.S. Marshals caught 20-year-old Aramis Jackson at a woman’s house in Violet near New Orleans.... more »
  • New EMS headquarters approved

    March 25, 2010 2:05 AM

    The East Baton Rouge Emergency Medical Service gained approval Wednesday night to build a new headquarters. The Metro Council voted to grant the department's request to spend $7.4 million on a new facility. EMS will move from Mayflower St. to a location on Harding Blvd. near the Metro Airport.... more »
  • EMS hopes to build new headquarters

    March 9, 2010 6:07 PM

    EMS is ready to spend more than $7 million they saved in past years on new headquarters. First the agency needs approval from the Metro Council. If approved, the headquarters will move from the current location on Mayflower Street to Harding Boulevard near the Emergency Operations Center. ... more »

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