Catholic seminary in Covington catches fire

State Fire Marshal Deputies are on the scene of a significant fire at the St. Joseph Abbey Catholic Seminary located on River Road in Covington Louisiana.

Pedestrian struck on Siegen Lane

Louisiana State Police Troop A investigated a crash last night on Siegen Lane that left an unidentified pedestrian seriously injured. The crash occurred on Siegen at the intersection with Rieger Road shortly after 8:00 pm.

Lafayette Parish to host prescription take back day

The Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Office will host a prescription drug take back day this Saturday September 29, 2012 at the Lafayette Consolidated Government Building located at 705 W University Avenue, (intersection of W University and St.

Superintendent White takes a look at schools in the Recovery School District

"Last year I taught kindergarten and I wasn't even teaching in a real classroom, I just had a closet at the front of the school, and I had 25 kindergartners in that room. I had no resources.

Students in Central feel like they're in prison

"It makes me not want to go to school anymore," says Central Intermediate School student Ramey Payne

New healthy website hits Baton Rouge

Families in East Baton Rouge Parish have a new way to stay fit and find health info fast.

Walk-On’s a finalist for ESPN’s Best Sports Bar in North America

Walk-On’s Bistreaux & Bar in New Orleans, renowned for its delicious Louisiana-inspired menu and unique game-day dining experience, has been selected as one of 12 finalists for ESPN Mobile’s Best Sports Bar in North America.

Coroner: Nearly a dozen more murders this year than last year in EBR Parish

The murders continue a disturbing trend in EBR Parish. According to the East Baton Rouge coroner, there have already been 85 this year, including the murder of a pregnant woman on Madison earlier today.

'Hiring Our Heroes' holds job fair for vets

Over 150 veterans were on hand today at the Baton Rouge River Center for a job fair to help those who served our country. More than 50 potential employers set up to help not just the veterans find work, but their spouses as well.

LSU to test emergency text messaging service tomorrow

LSU will conduct a test of the university’s emergency text messaging system on Wednesday, Sept. 26, at 9:00 a.m.