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Leaders With Vision discuss the mental illness crisis

It’s a topic that some people say is reaching crisis level in Baton Rouge. How do we deal with mental illness in the capital city?

Warren Drake chosen as sole nominee for EBR Parish Superintendent

The East Baton Rouge Parish School Board now has a unanimous nomination for its next superintendent.

Ways to control your allergies this spring

 Southern Louisiana residents should stock up on allergy medicine and tissues this spring because historically the capital city is one of the most challenging places to live with allergies.

Sony launches $50 Vue cord-cutting service

More good news for cord cutters: Sony's streaming TV option for PlayStation owners has arrived.

March still waiting for first tornado

While Boston and other New England cities have suffered through their snowiest seasons, other parts of the country have some unexpected good news to go along with the record-breaking winter conditions.

Police: Pregnant woman's baby cut from womb when she answers Craigslist ad

A stranger stabbed a pregnant woman and cut her baby from her womb when the victim answered a Craigslist ad in Colorado, authorities said. Police were called to a home after a stabbing Wednesday afternoon in Longmont.

Community shows respect for fallen Marine

 The Denham Springs community showed up along Range Ave to show their respect for a fallen Marine. 

Joseph Branch sentenced to seven and a half years in prison

Joseph Branch faced sentencing today for the vehicular homicide of Nathan Crowson and the negligent injuring of Danny Morris. Branch hit the two while they were riding bicycles on Perkins Road.

Residents react to arson at Stumberg Condos

 This is what is left of the complex at Stumberg condominiums. The fire started with two cars, then traveled into the nearby unit. Neighbors who were home at the time said the flames spread quickly.

Louisiana agencies prepare for hurricane season

Hurricane season in Louisiana is only a few months away. That's why state and federal agencies met today to figure out what needs to be done when a hurricane hits.