Orleans Parish Sheriff answers questions about recent inmate escapes

Those in charge of the jail in New Orleans are busy, not just with keeping inmates locked up, but with trying to find an escaped one.

LSU researchers win $250,000 grant to probe origins of the universe

Parampreet Singh, assistant professor in the LSU Department of Physics & Astronomy, and Peter Diener, assistant research professor in the LSU Center for Computation & Technology and the LSU Department of Physics & Astronomy, recentl

LWFC approves revised deer harvest season due to Hurricane Isaac impacts

The Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission approved recommendations made today by the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) to revise hunting rules/regulations for the 2012-13 deer season.

Metro Council moves closer to removal of Blue law in Baton Rouge

The Metro Council is one step closer to voting on an ordinance making it easier to buy liquor on Sunday.

Residents excited about new football stadium in New Roads

The final touches are being put in place for New Roads' first new football stadium in more than half a century. "It's a field of dreams," says New Roads mayor Robert Myer

Baton Rouge is the number one destination for month of October

Baton Rouge is the place to be in October. That's according to a survey released by

November election to include 9 proposed amendments in Louisiana

People in Louisiana won't just be voting for president in November. There are also nine proposed amendments to the state's constitution.

Office of Juvenile Justice receives national recognition for innovative program

The Louisiana Office of Juvenile Justice (OJJ) has been recognized by Harvard University for its innovative programming.

LSU survey shows serious concerns in New Orleans regarding daily newspaper

In May, the Times-Picayune, the daily newspaper serving the greater New Orleans area since 1837, announced it would cease daily publication and switch to a Wednesday, Friday and Sunday schedule with a supplemental sports paper printed on days a

Baton Rouge apartment fire displaces two

An overnight apartment fire occurred in the 13000 block of Kenner Avenue last night. St. George firefighters told NBC33 that a fire broke out between the walls of two apartments in the complex.