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Sorrento leaders scramble to find solution to impending loss of police protection

The town of Sorrento has less than two weeks to either buy a new insurance policy, or find a new agency to provide police protection for its residents.

Missing Mississippi family found dead

Heartbroken and baffled. That's how friends and relatives of a Mississippi family described themselves the day authorities said they'd found the bodies of Atira Hill, Laterry Smith and Jaidon Hill, 7.

Company looking to cast extras in New Orleans film

The Casting Office, Inc. is looking for fresh faces and interesting people to be extras in the indy film, “99 Homes.”

CC’s Coffee House to support Toys for Tots

CC’s Coffee House is proud to announce a partnership with the U.S. Marine Corps this holiday season to help the Toys for Tots Foundation collect toys for children in need.

Attorney General Buddy Caldwell warns farmers of settlement scam

The Louisiana Attorney General’s Consumer Protection Section is urging farmers to be wary of individuals or organizations offering assistance in filing claims in the Black Farmers Discrimination Litigation involving the US Department of A

Mayor Holden presents 2014 proposed budget to metro council

Mayor Kip Holden presented his proposed budget for 2014 to the Baton Rouge metropolitan council, but not without concern from the community.

LSU baseball players visit Central Middle School

LSU baseball players Kurt McCune and Michael Barash visited Central Middle School, where they spoke to the students about the importance of leadership.

Louisiana TV: how shows have helped the state's image

Louisiana has been the setting for several popular TV shows, and is gaining fans, but what has put the state in the spotlight done for Louisiana’s image.

Two schools released from 'lockdown' status after woman escapes Youngsville Police Department

UPDATE: Both Green T Lindon and Youngsville Middle School released their lock down status within 30 minutes, deputies requested the precautionary status while information on the person who had escaped could be obtained.

Budget battle continues

Port Allen Mayor Deedy Slaughter spoke out Tuesday about her decision to veto the city budget.