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Candlelight vigil takes a stand against domestic violence

Baton Rouge residents and LSU students came together to take a stand against domestic violence. Dozens of people came out for the 26th annual “Take back the Night” event on LSU’s campus.

La. Dept. of Revenue announces enhanced efforts to collect funds owed to state

The Louisiana Department of Revenue (LDR) announced Friday a new tool to enhance its efforts to collect overdue debts owed to agencies across state government.

Unrestrained driver killed in afternoon crash near Albany

Louisiana State Police Troop A investigated a single-vehicle crash today that claimed the life of an unrestrained driver. The crash occurred on Interstate 12 westbound at the Albany exit at approximately 3:30 p.m.

Candlelight vigil to raise awareness about domestic violence

In an effort to bring the community together and raise awareness of domestic and sexual violence, the LSU Health and Wellness Center and the LSU Women’s Center are collaborating with more than 15 campus and community organizations to host

Unattended pot sparks $30,000 house fire

 Fire investigators say an unattended pot on the stove caught fire and caused an estimated $30,000 worth of damage to a home on Ridgely Drive in Baton Rouge Friday.

Metallica added to Voodoo festival lineup after mad-dash due to cancelation

Adding a multi-platinum band to headline your music festival with only two weeks notice seems like a nearly impossible task.

Paraplegic bikes across Louisiana

Scott Wells' life changed forever when a drunk driver slammed into him 13 years ago in South Carolina. It severed his spinal cord and left him a paraplegic.

Residents say BRAVE program isn't working, yet

BATON ROUGE, LA (NBC33) — How much good can $1.5 million do? Law enforcement officials hope it can help fix a crime problem that has turned the 70805 zip code into the most dangerous part of the Capitol City.

Evening fire destroys multiple units in apartment complex

A six unit apartment building caught fire last night and suffered serious damage. No one was injured, however, a dog rescued did have to be revived due to smoke inhalation.

Over 275,000 registered to vote in EBR Parish for 2012 elections

If you haven't registered to vote for next month's election, you're out of time. The deadline to register was yesterday, but the Secretary of State's Office says many took time out to register.