NEW ORLEANS - A funeral Mass will be held at St. Louis Cathedral Thursday for artist George Rodrigue, who painted scenes from Cajun country but became famous for his round-eyed, perk-eared Blue Dog. Rodrigue died Saturday of cancer. He was 69. Archbishop Gregory Aymond will officiate at the 10:30 a.m.... more »
The LSU School of Music will host its annual fundraiser tomorrow night at the Student Union Theater.
The LSU Concert Spectacular features performances from ensembles, ranging from jazz to classical, as well as university choirs and the musical theatre's dance troupe.
This year's concert also includes the debut... more »
BATON ROUGE - Thousands of students in Louisiana are going to college for free because of the Taylor Opportunity Program for Students (TOPS), a state-wide scholarship program.
News 2's Ashley Rodrigue takes a closer look at TOPS to determine if the money put into the program is paying off... more »
BATON ROUGE - In part 2 of our series "Darkest Places," we checked out a neighborhood on the cusp of crime.
We'll show you the issue residents have with lighting there and you will hear what they think will happen if their issues are not addressed.
News2 Reporter... more »
BATON ROUGE - Two WBRZ News2 reporters were determined to find the fastest route from Baton Rouge to Central.
News2 reporters Ashley Rodrigue and Michael Shingleton hit-the-road taking different routes.
We'll show you where they started, where they were headed, and the routes they drove.
Who ended... more »
BATON ROUGE - Students at Dufrocq Elementary got a special treat Thursday morning as George Rodrigue donated a year's worth of art supplies to the school.
Rodrigue also gave a demonstration of how to paint a blue dog. Students then went to the canvas to paint their own.
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