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Suspected 'chemical odor' forces closure of schools, Hazmat investigating

The East Baton Rouge Parish School System said a chemical leak in the Scotlandville area has forced the closure of Crestworth Elementary School and J.K. Haynes Elementary School.

Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office offering scholarship

The Louisiana Sheriffs’ Scholarship Program will award scholarships providing assistance to worthy Louisiana students in furthering their education and training with resources made available through the Louisiana Sheriffs’ Honorary

Aaron Lewis added to Bayou Country Superfest

Just announced! Aaron Lewis will be performing at the 2013 Bayou Country Superfest on Saturday, May 25, 2013. Love & Theft, previously scheduled to perform, will not appear.

LSU Department of Accounting offering tax assistance

The LSU Department of Accounting has announced that it is sponsoring a Volunteer Income Tax Assistance, or VITA, site, along with the Internal Revenue Service, to provide help to those who qualify this tax season.

Lee High School to call Valley Park temporary home

The East Baton Rouge Parish School Board threw its support Thursday behind a plan to temporarily move Lee High School onto Valley Park's campus.

Authorities searching Red River for person allegedly hit by train

Caddo and Bossier Parish officials are scouring the Red River for a person who was allegedly hit by a Kansas City Southern train Wednesday night.

Look inside CAA, group's changes to protect pets

The Companion Animal Alliance is in the process of reviewing its company policies and transitioning in a new shelter director.

Grandfather, grandson found alive after 13 hour search

Search and rescue crews found two overdue boaters alive this morning, Feb. 7, near the Lafitte area.

"The New Face of Hunger" are people in the workforce still looking for help

With people all over the country struggling to make ends meet, they are turning to organizations for help. Now those seeking help are the people you work with everyday.

Donating your catch can help land money for charity programs

Mardi Gras beads may be a prize today, but come Wednesday what do you plan to do with the plastic beads?