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Dunham sees dramatic results from school-wide technology program

Most school leaders believe the future of education lies in the implementation of technology. For one Baton Rouge school, the future is here, and it is award-winning.

Voters not surprised by Holden's second term win

Last night marked another victory and another term for Mayor-President Kip Holden. With 60% of the popular vote many weren't surprised.

Walker mayor race to be decided by recount, too close to call

Voters in Walker still don't have official word on who will be their next mayor. Incumbent mayor Bobby Font lost to challenger Republican Rick Ramsey by only 40 votes.

2012 LA Constitutional Amendments passed: What does that mean to me?

 Along with casting their vote for president, mayor, and other public offices in Baton Rouge, all Louisiana voters were given nine amendments to the Louisiana State Constitution. All, but one, passed.

EBR Mayor-President Kip Holden re-elected for third term

Current Mayor-President Kip Holden has been re-elected to a third term. The highly anticipated race was close in the beginning. However, Holden pulled ahead of republican candidate Mike Walker and gained a sizeable lead.

Port Allen mayoral race to enter runoff in December

UPDATE: Port Allen will hold a runoff race in December for the office of the mayor. Here was the vote count: Anderson - 469 Bergeron - 1229 Slaughter -1473

Mom is afraid hospital cuts could kill daughter

Kathy Edmonston's 30-year old son Zachry has Down syndrome. To help take care of him she's getting assistance from both the federal and state governments. That has allowed Zach to live relatively independently.

Recount scheduled in Walker mayor's race

Voters in Walker still don't have official word on who will be their next mayor. Incumbent Democrat Mayor Bobby Font lost to challenger Republican Rick Ramsey by only 40 votes.

All 2012 LA Constitutional Amendments passed: What does that mean to me?

Along with casting their vote for president, mayor, and other public offices in Baton Rouge, all Louisiana voters were given nine amendments to the Louisiana State Constitution. All, but one, passed.

Ascension road improvement sales tax fails

Ascension parish residents will be dealing with traffic and road frustrations a little longer. That's because a proposed 25 year half cent sales tax to improve roads, failed.