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Holden believes experience over first two terms is worth a third

After eight years in office, Kip Holden has a substantial track record on which he can be judged. he believes that is why he should get four more years as East Baton Rouge Mayor-President.

Wreck causes shutdown on Mississippi River Bridge East bound

Around 2:00am Uniform Patrol Officers (2nd District) were dispatched to 100 E. I-10/Mississippi River Bridge relative to a traffic accident involving a multiple vehicles.

C.F. Industries announces historic financial investment in Ascension Parish

Today was a historic day for Ascension Parish as C.F. Industries announced a $2-million plan for its nitrogen-producing plant.

Area churches gear up for Operation Christmas Child

Baton Rouge residents are working to bring some Christmas cheer into the lives of millions of needy children around the world.

Future of Lee High School will have to wait until next school board meeting

The decision on the future of Lee High School will have to wait for another two weeks.

Medicare is top issue for seniors

With just five days left until Election Day candidates are still trying to make their best pitches to sway undecided voters. Their latest chance came in front of hundreds of senior citizens at Baton Rouge General Hospital on Thursday.

Area churches gear up for Operation Christmas Child

Baton Rouge residents are working to bring some Christmas cheer into the lives of millions of needy children around the world.

Record number of early voters show up in Louisiana

The Secretary of States office said a record number of voters went to the polls over the last week for early voting. The numbers were about 20-percent higher than the 2008 presidential election.

More land collapses into Bayou Corne sinkhole

Assumption Parish emergency officials have released a new picture today, showing the latest changes to the size of the sinkhole.

State Officials are preparing for Election Day

With an exceptionally high turnout for early voters this year, State Officials only have a few days left to prepare for Election Day.