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  • Judge dismisses suit filed against annexations

    August 4, 2014 4:18 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A judge dismissed a suit Monday which was filed to stop recent annexations of property which are connected to the proposed city of St. George. The judge found that former state representative Woody Jenkins, who filed the lawsuit, had no real or actual interest to bring... more »
  • Casas for CASA raising funds for abused, neglected children Play Video

    July 21, 2014 8:50 AM

    BATON ROUGE - The 20th annual Casas for CASA playhouse fundraiser gets underway this weekend in Baton Rouge. This year's playhouse will be on display at the Mall of Louisiana from July 26th to August 17th. You can buy at $5.00 raffle ticket for a chance to win the... more »
  • City claims man has no right to file lawsuit Play Video

    July 7, 2014 10:42 PM

    BATON ROUGE - City-parish leaders claim a former state representative does not have the right to sue over a move related to the St. George incorporation because he is not affected by the annexation of the Mall of Louisiana and Baton Rouge General. Monday, the government of East Baton... more »
  • AG: Annexation shouldn't affect petition Play Video

    June 30, 2014 9:41 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The Louisiana Attorney General's office said Monday that signatures collected to incorporate the city of St. George likely won't be invalidated by the Metro Council's May annexations of the Mall of Louisiana, Baton Rouge General and Our Lady of the Lake Hospital. The opinion, signed by... more »
  • Annexation lawsuit may drag on Play Video

    June 23, 2014 5:17 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The court battle over annexations by the city of Baton Rouge may drag on longer than first expected. A judge today denied a request to expedite the case, saying the case didn't meet qualifications under the statute used in the suit. Former State Representative Woody Jenkins... more »
  • Mall of La. annexation lawsuit hearing set for Monday

    June 22, 2014 5:25 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A hearing related to the lawsuit filed against the city of Baton Rouge and the EBR Metro Council is set for Monday. The lawsuit could stop the annexation of parts of the Mall of Louisiana into Baton Rouge. The Metro Council approved the annexation last month,... more »
  • City stations police at mall, moves forward with expanding city limits

    June 18, 2014 10:39 PM

    BATON ROUGE- The mayor's office announced Wednesday, it was moving forward with organizational plans in expanding the city limits to include the Mall of Louisiana; effectively growing the boundaries of the city and not waiting for a hearing related to a lawsuit over a recent annexation decision. "Unless a... more »
  • Lawsuit puts annexations on hold Play Video

    June 12, 2014 11:34 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Recently-approved annexation requests for the Mall of Louisiana and other properties halted Thursday after a former state representative filed a lawsuit against them. Woody Jenkins filed suit Thursday to stop the Mall of Louisiana's annexation into Baton Rouge. That halted the annexation process until a ruling... more »
  • St. George leaders to keep fighting, BR leaders to keep annexing Play Video

    May 14, 2014 10:41 PM

    BATON ROUGE - After Wednesday's controversial annexation vote, there's a promise from both sides to continue the fight, from what each believes is right: leaders with the City of St. George will continue gathering signatures while Baton Rouge leaders plan to keep annexing properties. The Metro Council approved extending... more »
  • Mall annexation map leaves surprising holes Play Video

    May 7, 2014 10:37 PM

    BATON ROUGE- The maps depicting the area proposed to be annexed into city limits had some questioning the methods used to annex the areas from Baton Rouge General Hospital to the Mall of Louisiana. The annexation leaves out four of the main stores in the mall, the anchor stores,... more »
  • Council poll: would they approve, deny annexation request? Play Video

    May 5, 2014 11:07 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Metro council members want the attorney general to take a look requests to annex the Mall of Louisiana and Baton Rouge General request before they make their decision. Also, the council is split on if they even want the annexation to begin with. Monday, executives... more »
  • Annexation will stop St. George effort, may close firehouse Play Video

    May 5, 2014 5:05 PM

    BATON ROUGE- If the annexation of the Mall of Louisiana into the city limits of Baton Rouge becomes a reality, the St. George incorporation effort would come to a screeching halt since the legal boundaries that are currently on their petition would change. It could also force the closure... more »
  • St. George: Annexation would "invalidate" petition

    May 5, 2014 11:52 AM

    BATON ROUGE - The Mall of Louisiana and Baton Rouge General Medical Center submitted requests recently to be annexed into the city limits of Baton Rouge, according to city officials. An official with the East Baton Rouge Metro Council said Mayor Kip Holden's office submitted a letter Friday which... more »
  • Happy Mew Year's Day from Project Purr Play Video

    December 31, 2013 7:20 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Heidi Batdorf and Peggy Polk from Project Purr join Whitney on 2une In to talk about Happy Mew Year's Day. Be sure to stop by and see them tomorrow at the Mall of Louisiana. more »
  • Black Friday shoppers already out Play Video

    November 27, 2013 6:23 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Hundreds of shoppers are out before Thanksgiving, and the stores are getting ready for Black Friday. Some shoppers say they're trying to get in before the crowds, while others are shopping now so it wont interfere with watching football. "We're going to the LSU game,... more »
  • Teen pleads guilty in January 2012 mall shooting

    February 7, 2013 7:36 AM

    BATON ROUGE - An 18-year-old from Baker has admitted his involvement in a January 2012 shooting outside the Mall of Louisiana that injured two teenage bystanders. Michael L. Burrell pleaded guilty Wednesday to two counts of accessory after the fact to attempted first-degree murder and was sentenced to two years... more »
  • Some malls have policies on teens Play Video

    January 7, 2013 9:39 PM

    BATON ROUGE- A review of procedures from the largest malls in South Louisiana found some have rules in place regarding unattended teens. In Baton Rouge, Perkins Rowe has a curfew for teenagers shopping alone. They must leave at 8 p.m. In the New Orleans area, Clearview Mall requires... more »
  • Deputies conduct review after mall brawl Play Video

    January 7, 2013 2:55 PM

    BATON ROUGE- East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Deputies are working on an after-incident report to go over possible security changes which may need to be made at the Mall of Louisiana. It follows a large fight which broke out on Saturday night. According to investigators, at least 200 juveniles... more »
  • Parents search for kids when mall evacuates Play Video

    January 5, 2013 10:42 PM

    BATON ROUGE- It's a nightmare no parent wants to live: a call about violence at a popular hang-out, then no more communication. Saturday, that fear came true for many parents; word quickly spread the Mall of Louisiana was being evacuated after a near riot. Frantic parents looking for... more »
  • Deputies to charge those responsible for mall riot Play Video

    January 5, 2013 10:25 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Sheriff's deputies plan to charge the juveniles responsible for a near-riot that shutdown the Mall of Louisiana Saturday night. According to the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office Facebook: "Deputies will be charging the juveniles that they have evidence started the fights." Deputies are also still... more »
  • Mall of Louisiana closed, evacuated after brawl

    January 5, 2013 7:17 PM

    BATON ROUGE- East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Deputies closed and evacuated the Mall of Louisiana tonight after a large fight broke out this evening. It happened around 6:00pm near the food court. Deputies say at least 200 juveniles dispersed inside and outside the mall. The chaos sent people... more »
  • Mall of Louisiana to beef up security measures

    February 6, 2012 6:54 AM

    BATON ROUGE - A sheriff's spokeswoman says the Mall of Louisiana will hire off-duty deputies for night patrols. The move comes after a shooting in the area of the mall known as the The Boulevard that injured two teenagers last month. Casey Rayborn Hicks tells The Advocate that previously,... more »
  • Wrong arrest leaves first mall shooting suspects angry

    January 10, 2012 10:24 PM

    Deputies arrested another man for a shooting at the Mall of Louisiana over the weekend and let the first one go. Now, 17 year old Johnny Williams faces attempted murder charges after two teens were hit in the across fire. The teens are expected to be okay. Meco Green, the... more »
  • Last minute Christmas shopping isn't always a bad thing

    December 24, 2011 5:57 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Many spent their Christmas Eve doing last minute shopping, but shoppers at the Mall of Louisiana today said they actually planned to cut it this close. Steven Landry said he does it every year. "You get better deals," said Landry. According to the National Retail... more »
  • Holiday Shopping Blitz

    December 19, 2010 3:46 PM

    BATON ROUGE- As the Christmas shopping deadline fast approaches the area malls are filling quickly. So holiday shoppers have to be strategic to make sure they get the presents they want while avoiding the crowds. "You don't want to come too late because we had to drop my sister... more »
  • People line up for iPad

    April 3, 2010 10:58 AM

    People lined up at 6 a.m. today to get their hands on a brand new Apple iPad at the Mall of Louisiana. The store sold their first shipment of iPads to customers who reserved them ahead of time. News 2's Rob Krieger spoke to one man who drove... more »

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