Mayor-President Melvin “Kip” Holden, District Attorney Hillar Moore, Sheriff Sid Gautreaux, Coroner William “Beau” Clark, and Baton Rouge Police Chief Dewayne White are jointly issuing this alert together to warn parents
Baker firefighters arrived to find smoke coming from the first floor window of the Baker Masonic Lodge, located at 4807 Groom Road.
Firefighters forced their way into the building and the fire was quickly extinguished.
The gruesome world of illegal dogfighting rarely makes its way to the general public. That’s why a video posted to Facebook showing the horrific crime managed to circulate around the state in less than a day’s time.
If you're a regular of the Southdowns parade, then you'll notice some changes to the route this year. The parade will not roll down Cloverdale to Perkins, and that has people who live there pretty upset.
Louisiana motorists were involved in more fatal and injury crashes during the 102-hour Mardi Gras holiday in 2011 than during any other holiday period, according to statistics compiled by the Highway Safety Research Group at LSU.