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Parents upset over no bathrooms or water fountains at local basketball court

Some people living in the Capital View neighborhood in Port Allen residents are crying foul over the conditions at one of the area’s basketball courts. There aren't any water fountains or restrooms.

Houma woman shocked by lightning transfer while standing in grocery store checkout

A Houma woman was reportedly rushed to the hospital after she was shocked by lightning that traveled through the store’s electrical system.

25 year-old drowns after day of fun on the Amite

Deputies have recovered the body of a 25 year old man who drown Monday while swimming in the Amite River. It was a day Jason Hamilton Jr. and his friends expected to spend swimming on the Amite and enjoying the sun.

Bayou Corne residents tell their story in Baton Rouge

People living in Bayou Corne brought their fight for justice to Baton Rouge. They've struggled for almost a year since a massive sinkhole formed near their homes. The message for the world was clear: help.

LSU supervisors awarded $1.3M in scholarships last year

Local universities struggle with budget cuts every year, and students are forced to pay more to attend class.

Honeywell plant announces expansion plan: safety remains main concern

Another big announcement about our ever expanding Louisiana economy!

New jobs: Honeywell makes $208 million investment to create 4 production plants in Louisiana

Baton Rouge, Shreveport, and Geismar will gain new jobs with average salaries of $68,300 plus benefits. The jobs are due to a $208 million investment by Honeywell to create four new production plants.

Man dies after being ejected from car during crash

A St. James man was killed after his vehicle overturned, throwing him from his car. The incident happened shortly after 9:00 p.m. on July 13 on LA 3219 in St. James Parish.

Pain at the pump: Gas prices rise nearly 11 cents in the last week

Baton Rouge drivers have seen a sizeable price hike on gasoline within the last week. The average price per gallon in the Capital City went up 10.7 cents last week to $3.37 a gallon.

Autopsy set in 'Glee' star Cory Monteith's death

Medical examiners will conduct an autopsy Monday on "Glee" actor Cory Monteith.