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Iberville hires on more deputies to patrol schools

After viewing school shooting tragedy's from afar, Iberville Parish authorities and school leaders are taking precautions closer to home to ensure their students never end up in that situation.

MLK inspires volunteers to do community service

Jaleesa Hooker and about a dozen volunteers from Southern and Southeastern universities decided there was no better time than Martin Luther King day to do some community service work.

Water main busts, floods Perkins Road

It was a wet ride for some drivers on Perkins road this morning. A water main broke and caused flooding on Perkins Road between College Drive and North Acadian Thruway.

NAACP holds march for Dr. Martin Luther King

The Baton Rouge chapter of the NAACP held a march to honor Martin Luther King Jr. Members of the Capitol City's faith community led the march early this morning, and dozens of people joined in.

MLK inspires volunteers to do community service

Jaleesa Hooker and about a dozen volunteers from Southern and Southeastern universities decided there was no better time than Martin Luther King day to do some community service work.

Neighbors in Ventress believe close to a dozen horses close to death due to neglect

Six months ago 20 horses were moved on to the five acre property next to Randall Gremillion's house in Ventress. At first the Gremillion's were excited with their new neighbors.

Donaldsonville High School group attends presidential inauguration

Five Donaldsonville High School students, along with the school’s principal and counselors, are in Washington D.C. for the second inauguration of President Barack Obama.

Local fire department holding fundraiser, blood drive for three-month-old girl

The St. Amant Fire Department continues to take care of the community with a fundraiser for a very special little girl.

Traffic crash ends elderly woman to hospital

Baton Rouge Police are investigating a traffic crash that occurred this morning around 10:40 a.m. in the 9800 block of Greenwell Springs Road at the intersection of Platt Drive.