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Clint Black to perform benefit for groundbreaking research close to cure

 Recent breakthroughs in Rett syndrome research with potential implications for reversing other neurological disorders are inspiring Baton Rouge’s second International Rett Syndrome Foundation (IRSF) benefit, the Oct.

BRPD: You could face charges if you go to Carlotta Street to try and start a party

It may be a Halloween tradition, but the Baton Rouge Police Department is warning the public that any attempt to make the Carlotta Street Party happen could add cuffs to your costume.

'Slice of Life' Golf Classic rescheduled to Monday, Oct. 22

Due to an unfortunate scheduling conflict made by the golf course, the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank has rescheduled its 21st Annual “Slice of Life” Golf Classic to Monday, Oct. 22, at The Oaks at Sherwood.

Two people die in crash when motorcycle colides with horse trailer

On Sunday, Oct. 14, Troopers assigned to Louisiana State Police Troop I investigated a two vehicle fatal crash on US Highway 190 at Industrial Drive which claimed the lives of two people.

Manship Theatre: Henry Rollins talks politics during 50-state ‘Capitalism’ tour

Celebrity endorsements are not new to the campaign trail. Nor are commentaries from just about everyone in the media. Where one generally says very little, the other seems to say too much.

Feeling mixed on Jones Creek widening project

"When you're ready to go home, when you get off of work at five o'clock and you're ready to go home. You want to pull your hair out," says Dee Overton.

Two die in crash when motorcycle colides with horse trailer

On Sunday, Oct. 14, Troopers assigned to Louisiana State Police Troop I investigated a two vehicle fatal crash on US Highway 190 at Industrial Drive which claimed the lives of two people.

Candlelight vigil takes a stand against domestic violence

Baton Rouge residents and LSU students came together to take a stand against domestic violence. Dozens of people came out for the 26th annual “Take back the Night” event on LSU’s campus.

La. Dept. of Revenue announces enhanced efforts to collect funds owed to state

The Louisiana Department of Revenue (LDR) announced Friday a new tool to enhance its efforts to collect overdue debts owed to agencies across state government.

Unrestrained driver killed in afternoon crash near Albany

Louisiana State Police Troop A investigated a single-vehicle crash today that claimed the life of an unrestrained driver. The crash occurred on Interstate 12 westbound at the Albany exit at approximately 3:30 p.m.