DENHAM SPRINGS - A Livingston Parish woman told News 2 today she was eternally grateful for three heroic first responders who pulled her from a fiery wreck.
Around 7 a.m. Wednesday, St. George firefighter Jonathon Dixon was leaving home and heading toward a part-time job when he noticed smoke... more »
CENTRAL - Governor Jindal and representatives from Livingston Parish cut ribbon officially opening the Magnolia Bridge yesterday.
Central officials said they weren't invited to the ceremony, and are upset because of their involvement with the project.
"All the discussion was about how it improves traffic for Livingston Parish,"... more »
BATON ROUGE - A missing hospital patient that walked away from a Baton Rouge medical center has been located, according to authorities.
Casey Hicks with the East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Department said 30-year-old Crandell Turner was located by deputies around 4:15 p.m. She said Turner was spotted walking by... more »
Jose Chavez and his six-year old Emilio were fishing in the Amite river when Emilio fell in the water. Family members say that's when Chavez jumped in after his son, he was able to get him to shallow water safely, but wasn't strong enough to save himself.
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This morning rescue crews found the body of a man who drowned in the Amite River in Livingston Parish yesterday evening.
Officials with the Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office say Jose Ricardo Hernandez Chavez, of Denham Springs, La., was fishing with his 6-year-old son. Investigators believe the boy dropped his... more »
A cash management plan will free up $120 million for road construction projects across the state, Gov. Bobby Jindal announced Tuesday. That will impact plans for the Magnolia Bridge, which connects northern East Baton Rouge and northern Livingston parishes.
About $23 million dollars will be used to replace the... more »