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Rains soak East Baton Rouge, Livingston Parish

Heavy rains and flooding had an impact today in both East Baton Rouge and Livingston Parishes. Central residents there saw water creeping closer to their front doors today.

Metro Council approves contract to purchase old Woman’s Hospital for law enforcement

The Metro Council voted and approved the contract from the city-parish to purchase of the old Woman’s Hospital.

Humble hero describes saving rollover crash victim

Chris Pilie says a quick moment of reflection caused him to stop at a crash site, greatly benefiting the woman whose car landed upside-down in a ditch.

Ascension, Livingston Parish waterways closed to recreational boat traffic

Officials with Ascension Parish and Livingston Parish decided jointly to suspend recreational boating until conditions are again safe following the exit of the current rain storm conditions.

Ascension, Livingston Parish waterways closed to recreational boat traffic

Officials with Ascension Parish and Livingston Parish decided jointly to suspend recreational boating until conditions are again safe following the exit of the current rain storm conditions.

Neighbors fear rising water on Bayou Narcisse Road

"I have a pool in my front yard and in the backyard," Laura Lafitte, who lives on Bayou Narcisse Road in Gonzales, described.

Sandbag locations around south Louisiana

Below is a list of sandbag locations around south Louisiana. Most require you to bring your own shovel and sandbags. ASCENSION PARISH:

Sandbag locations around south Louisiana

Below is a list of sandbag locations around south Louisiana. Most require you to bring your own shovel and sandbags. ASCENSION PARISH:

Mother of slain woman responds to Lavergne’s attempt to void guilty pleas

The mother of a slain college student is outraged that the man who admitted to killing her is now attempting to void his guilty plea

School closures due to weather for Thursday, Jan. 10

The following schools have announced closures for Thursday, Jan. 10. ST. HELENA PARISH: St. Helena Middle School ST. MARY PARISH: