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Women's charity looking for volunteers during the Holidays

If you can’t give this holiday season, you can volunteer; there is one organization that is in need of volunteers for their fireworks season fundraiser.

Eden Church Road to experience partial closure

In Denham Springs, a portion of Eden Church Road near the intersection of Florida Avenue is closed because of construction. Workers are resurfacing the road, and also putting in a sidewalk.

Lee High magnet program discussed

Robert E Lee High School is turning into a magnet school in the fall. What hasn't been decided yet though is what type.

Port Allen community must decide who will be next mayor

There are only three days left for Port Allen voters to decide who should be the city's new mayor.

BRPD eyeing old Woman's Hospital building as new headquarters

As the Baton Rouge Police Department continues the search for a new home for its headquarters, neighbors near one possible location are excited about the prospect.

Economists say fiscal cliff will touch almost every American

While politicians in Washington have yet to reach a solution on the fiscal cliff local economist Loren Scott says if they can't come to a deal, it's you that will suffer.

Dardenne may run for governor once Jindal's term is up

Lieutenant Governor Jay Dardenne says he would be more than happy to take over the role of governor once Bobby Jindal's term is up.

Nerves rattled by identity theft involving LSU Health employee

LSU Health is already working to restore its reputation after an employee allegedly stole the identities of hundreds of patients.

K-9 Slider retires: No more chasing crooks, only birds from now on

No gold watch was given to a member of the Thibodaux Police Department for his retirement. Apparently, all he needed was a plastic bottle and a scratch behind the ear. You guessed it. The party was for a K-9 Officer.

2013 Mardi Gras Parade Schedule

The Christmas holidays are upon us, but many are already looking towards another holiday: Mardi Gras. Parade goers have already started counting down the days for the largest tourism event for Louisiana.