BATON ROUGE - Louisiana became the first of 20 states to petition the Obama Administration to "peacefully grant the state to withdraw from the United States of America and create its own NEW government."
"Michael E" from Slidell created it and was the first to sign last Wednesday less... more »
BATON ROUGE - Not to worry, they're here to play baseball, and they came in on one of the largest cargo planes in the world.
The C-17 Globemaster can carry up to 170,000 pounds or roughly 517,000 baseballs. On this trip the plane was only responsible for about 20... more »
BATON ROUGE - Ever seen a C-17? It's massive, and happens to be the transportation aircraft of choice for the Air Force Falcons baseball team.
They're playing Alcorn State Friday morning and LSU later this evening at Alex Box Stadium.
Mike Shingleton is taking a tour of the... more »
BATON ROUGE - Mayor Kip Holden will address the Rotary Club Wednesday afternoon in his annual "State of the City Address."
We'll have updates throughout the day on WBRZ.com and tonight on News 2 at 5pm and 6pm.
WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama is getting ready to deliver an election-year State of the Union address heavy on economic themes when he addresses a joint session of Congress and millions of television viewers. Obama's annual speech at 9 p.m. comes in the midst of an already heated re-election campaign... more »
KROTZ SPRINGS- As the waters from the Morganza Spillway slowly creep southward, officials at the Army Corps of Engineers admit inundation is not happening as quickly as projected.
That's given several folks in the area south of Krotz Springs a little relief, but they know they're not out of... more »