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Two young boys perish in mobile home fire

Two young boys died in a mobile home fire that happened shortly before midnight on Sunday, Dec. 23.

Bayou Corne residents demand response from Gov. Jindal

Bayou Corne residents say they are tired of begging to see Governor Bobby Jindal.

Turkey give away drew big crowds

100 seniors in Zachary got a free turkey to help prep their Christmas feast. The people at Miller and Daughter Mortuary handed out free birds to the first one hundred people in line early Saturday morning.

New men's shelter opens in Baton Rouge

Dozens of homeless men in Baton Rouge have a new place to get some rest and start to get back on right track. The homeless shelter has been in the planning stages for years.

Tow For Life program offers free safe ride home program for the holiday season

As the holiday season continues on, so too do the parties, which typically involve alcoholic beverages. A local towing service offers an option for drivers so they can celebrate, but end up home safely.

House being remodeled due to fire damage goes up in flames again

The kitchen of house that was in the process of being remodeled was destroyed by fire early this morning. Investigators are trying to determine what caused the blaze and have not ruled out arson as a possibility.

Driver of 18-wheeler killed while attempting to secure area crash site

A minor crash turned deadly early this morning. The driver of an 18-wheeler was struck and killed by a passing vehicle while he was attempting to secure his rig from a prior crash.

EBR school bus security cameras could cost you $300 in fines

A pilot program that installed security cameras in buses across the East Baton Rouge school system has got the tentative ‘OK’ from board members to expand.

New men's shelter opens in Baton Rouge

Dozens of homeless men in Baton Rouge have a new place to get some rest and start to get back on right track. The homeless shelter has been in the planning stages for years.

Travel advisories for Christmas and New Year's holidays, upcoming bowl games

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) today advised drivers of upcoming work schedules, from Friday, December 21 through Wednesday, January 2, for interstate and major road projects throughout Louisiana during the ho