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Witness describes search for missing man on the Amite River

Memorial day fun on the Amite River in Livingston Parish turned deadly on Monday. Livingston Parish Sheriff's Deputies recovered the body of Jacques Demare, 21, of Folsom around 1:30 p.m.

Driver dies in fiery single-vehicle crash in St. Martinville

A 32-year-old man was killed in a single-vehicle crash yesterday.

Tacoma father accused of putting baby in freezer to halt her crying

25-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly putting his 6-week-old daughter in a freezer in their home to stop her from crying, authorities said Sunday.

Doctors urged to address military kids' mental health

More than 2 million children have been affected by the military deployment of at least one parent within the past decade, and thousands have had to cope with a parent's death or traumatic injury, experts say.

Teen heart transplant patient graduates in hospital

There are lots of graduations taking place this time of year, but none quite like this one.

Unique Baton Rouge charter school 'thrives' in its first year

A charter boarding school that's taken up residence right here in Baton Rouge is seeing some surprising results from their students as the school year closes. Students stay overnight Monday through Friday and work in very small classes.

Capital Area United Way announces over $8M in new community investments

Capital Area United Way (CAUW) announced that community investments for the 2013 – 2014 year totaled $8,056,849.

Trump teasing a 2016 bid for president?

Is Donald Trump once again thinking about making a run for the White House?

Teen in ‘serious condition’ after rescue from house fire in Prairieville

A teen was taken to the hospital after a fire broke out at his family home.

Investigators working drowning at Tiki Tubing

UPDATE: The Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office reports that the victim of the possible drowning is Jacques Pierre Demare, 21, of Folsom, La. ORIGINAL: One person died today while tubing on the Amite River.