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Large gray attraction leaving BREC'S Baton Rouge Zoo

BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo will soon say goodbye to a big grey attraction.  Zoo officials want to move Bozie, the 37-year-old Asian Elephant, to a new zoo.  Bozie's buddy Judy died in March.

Couple arrested for armed robbery

On April 5, 2013, at approximately 4:30 pm, Lafayette Police responded to the 2400 block of West Pinhook Road regarding an armed robbery that occurred at a bank ATM.

Body of missing Hammond man found

On Sunday, April 7, 2013, at approximately 1:15 p.m., members of the Plaquemines Parish Sheriff’s Office Marine Division recovered the body of Victor Manuel Navarro, 32, of Hammond, Louisiana from the Myrtle Grove Canal.

LSU Colleges of Science and Engineering collaborate to optimize oil production

Juan Lorenzo, associate professor of geology & geophysics, and Arash Dahi Taleghani, assistant professor of petroleum engineering, recently received funding to simulate real fracturing treatments through the establishment of a hydraulics fr

Louisiana State Police named 'Best Dressed'

 The Louisiana State Police has been selected by the North American Association of Uniform Manufacturers & Distributors (NAUMD) as the best dressed state agency in the country.

Remington College-Baton Rouge offers complimentary salon services for prom goers

 Remington College-Baton Rouge Campus is again offering complimentary student salon services for local high school students headed to prom.

Helping patients navigate the health care system

Karry Trout's first patient was a 38-year-old woman who had been diagnosed with Stage 3 breast cancer.

Lawmakers ask why Beyonce and Jay-Z went to Cuba

Two Republican lawmakers are asking a government agency to look into a recent trip to Cuba by Beyonce and Jay-Z, suggesting the superstar couple violated restrictions on travel to the communist island.

FestForAll draws big crowds to hang Downtown

The fun and the fabulous hit Downtown Baton Rouge Saturday. FestForAll showed off local musicians, artist, and more. Fest goers say the event helps boost awareness of what Baton Rouge has to offer.

Baton Rouge residents get health checked at free fair

People living in Baton Rouge decided to put their health first Saturday.