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  • O'Neal Lane is back in business Play Video

    February 27, 2014 5:53 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Businesses on O'Neal Lane celebrated the end of a four-year construction project. Work on O'Neal Lane has kept customers out of the area's businesses for years, forcing some companies to close their doors. The project was supposed to wrap up almost two years ago. Organizers with... more »
  • Tractor trailer truck bursts into flames on I-12

    January 3, 2014 6:15 AM

    BATON ROUGE - A tractor trailer truck burst in to flames on Interstate-12 early Friday morning. It happened around 2 am on I-12 East between the Millerville and O'Neal exits. Traffic was delayed while firefighter put out the blaze. No word if anyone was injured. more »
  • Wreck shuts down I-12 near O'Neal

    February 19, 2013 7:49 PM

    BATON ROUGE - I-12 West before O'Neal Lane was closed Tuesday night due to an accident. No word on what caused the accident or if anyone was injured in the crash. DOTD says traffic stretches back to Range Ave. more »
  • O'neal: NCAA players should stay more than 1 year

    January 16, 2013 3:03 PM

    GRAPEVINE, Texas - Shaquille O'Neal says earning his doctoral degree in education was harder than anything he ever did athletically. During a keynote talk on the opening day of the annual NCAA convention, the four-time NBA champion and 15-time All-Star said Wednesday his three years as an LSU player were... more »
  • 'Shaq' looking to become the Pat Riley of comedy

    December 7, 2012 10:35 AM

    NEW YORK - With his latest endeavor, Shaquille O'Neal now considers himself the "Pat Riley of comedy." The four-time NBA champion likens himself to the famed basketball coach with his ability to pick the right comedians for his "All Star Comedy Jam." "Humor is a big way to relieve stress,... more »
  • One phase of I-12 project wrapping up soon Play Video

    November 16, 2012 5:22 PM

    BATON ROUGE- The widening of I-12 between Juban Road and Walker could wrap up by next spring. An additional lane of traffic is being added in each direction. State traffic officials say another phase could start late next year. That phase will involve widening the interstate between Walker and... more »
  • Pajama-wearing bank burglar wanted

    May 7, 2012 11:08 AM

    BATON ROUGE- East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office announced that they are searching for a man who attempted to burglarize a bank Monday while wearing pajamas. It happened around 3 a.m. at the Chase Bank in the 1300 block of O'Neal Lane. Deputies responded to the bank after several... more »
  • I-12 construction, lane closed

    March 28, 2012 5:15 PM

    BATON ROUGE - I-12 eastbound will be closed at the O'Neal Lane interchange from 8pm Saturday, March 31st for approximately 12 hours. The closure is necessary to allow construction crews to safely power concrete on the O'Neal overpass. Also, O'Neal Lane north and southbound will be closed under the I-12... more »
  • Drug treatment for Redmond O'Neal

    March 27, 2012 12:39 PM

    LOS ANGELES - A judge says the son of Ryan O'Neal and the late Farrah Fawcett is making excellent progress in a drug treatment program and he appears to be making the right decisions. The judge delayed O'Neal's sentencing for a probation violation as long as the 27-year-old keeps doing... more »
  • Update: I-12 W at O'Neal now open; East remains closed

    February 29, 2012 6:22 AM

    BATON ROUGE - I-12 West at O'Neal Lane has reopened following an early morning accident involving an 18-wheeler. I-12 East at O'Neal remains closed at this time. DOTD says eastbound traffic is being diverted off at O'Neal. The backup from the closure is approaching Millerville on I-12 East and... more »
  • O'Neal Lane closure update

    February 22, 2012 4:45 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A section of O'Neal Lane will be closed this Saturday 02/25 and Sunday 02/26 from 8:00pm to 5:00am. The Northbound and Southbound lanes will be closed under I-12 between the on and off ramps of the interstate highway. The I-12 on and off ramps will... more »
  • I-12 East reopened

    February 14, 2012 4:56 PM

    BATON ROUGE - I-12 East has now reopened near Amite River Bridge after tractor trailer accident. The interstate was closed for more than an hour after the tractor trailer jackknifed. I-12 East motorists were diverted to the O'Neal exit. Traffic continues to be slow moving with the... more »
  • Abandoned subdivision a burden on neighbors, DPW

    July 21, 2011 10:30 PM

    BATON ROUGE- A belly-up development is over-grown and is now a dump-site in Baton Rouge. Street lights are in place, sidewalks line the fronts of intended properties and even utilities are ready for hook up, but high grass and weeds have moved into the Magnolia Trace subdivision off... more »
  • Some BR road projects delayed, late

    January 31, 2011 10:19 PM

    There are about 15 projects in the East Baton Rouge Parish "Green Light Plan" that are in construction right now. According to the plan website, seven of those projects are either past deadline or behind the original schedule because of extensions. And a Metro-Council member is noticing. "Too... more »
  • Interstate reopens after wreck, 11-hour cleanup

    December 31, 2010 4:47 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The eastbound lanes of I-12 at the O'Neal exit are back open after an 18-wheeler wreck caused it to be closed most of the day. Louisiana State Police said the interstate opened after an 11-hour cleanup operation which started at 6 a.m. when a truck hauling... more »
  • I-12 E. shutdown due to overturned 18-wheeler

    December 31, 2010 8:07 AM

    BATON ROUGE - UPDATE 10:12 a.m. - Crews are working to upright the truck and remove it. Louisiana State Police said the interstate could by opened back up around noon. The east bound lanes of Interstate 12 near O'Neal lane in Baton Rouge are closed at this time due... more »
  • Road opening gives business owner hope

    December 8, 2010 6:21 PM

    BATON ROUGE- A popular cut-through between O'Neal Lane and Jones Creek is now open again, following months of construction and repeated delays on that stretch of road. The construction on South Harrell's Ferry Road, part of Mayor Kip Holden's Green Light Plan, began in September of 2009, but still... more »
  • Road opening could boost business

    November 14, 2010 6:32 PM

    BATON ROUGE- A road project already behind schedule is slated to finally open two lanes by the end of this week. DPW Director Pete Newkirk tells News 2 the South Harrells Ferry Road project between Jones Creek and O'Neal Lane will have two lanes open by Friday, barring any weather... more »
  • TX murder, sexual assault suspect caught in NOLA

    September 2, 2010 3:05 PM

    Authorities say a man wanted on rape and murder charges out of Texas was arrested today in New Orleans. Forty-year-old Anthony Wayne O’Neal of New Orleans was arrested around 11:20 a.m. by the FBI’s SWAT Team and New Orleans Violent Crime Task Force. He was being sought for an alleged... more »
  • Shaq negotiating deal with the Celtics

    August 3, 2010 6:30 PM

    A source knowledgeable of negotians between former Cleveland Cavalier Shaquille O'Neal and the Boston Celtics says the Celtics are making progress on a deal that would land Shaq in Boston. O'Neal says he would rather retire than play internationally and is searching for a contract from a team that... more »
  • Interstate 12 entrance ramp at O'Neal Lane to close

    October 26, 2009 5:09 PM

    The Interstate12 eastbound entrance ramp at O'Neal Lane will be closed every night at eight p.m. until five a.m. the next morning until Saturday, October 31. Crews will be doing embankment work as part of the I-12 widening project. The work was supposed to be complete Monday, but inclement... more »
  • Employees relocated after restaurant fire

    October 13, 2009 5:58 PM

    Employees at "Las Palmas" Mexican restaurant in Baton Rouge will be relocated while the restaurant is repaired after an early morning fire. The fire destroyed a portion of the roof, but hours after the blaze, cleanup crews and roofers were on site to begin repairs. "We have a... more »

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