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House fire kills 2 dogs on Sherbrook Avenue

Firefighters are investigating a house fire that killed two dogs in the 12300 block of Sherbrook Avenue. Crews were able to rescue nine other dogs and several cats from the burning home.

Regional Healthcare owner charged with $2.5 million in tax fraud

The owner and operator of the Regional Healthcare, LLC Company headquartered in Baton Rouge may be facing jail time, fines, and restitution orders.

Tara High School target of hatred fueled vandalism

Tara High School in Baton Rouge was the target of hatred fueled vandalism this week according to the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office. The suspects spray painted derogatory, racial comments in three separate areas on campus.

Patience requested from voters on Election Day

Voters have waited a long time for the 2014 Midterm election because there are so many important issues and races to decide. But they should be prepared to wait a little more on Election Day.

LSU coaches and players prep for showdown with Alabama

 Well 'Bama week is finally here and you can feel the excitement around Baton Rouge and on campus and the players, they acknowledge it.

SWAC football student-athletes of the week announced

  The Southwestern Athletic Conference has announced co-offensive and co-defensive student-athletes of the week following week 10 action.

LSU Graduation Success Rate scores remain at all-time high at 81 percent

 For the second straight year, LSU’s numbers in the Graduation Success Rate as reported by the NCAA remained at an all-time high for the university with a score of 81.

Walter Monsour resigns from head of EBR Redevelopment Authority

Walter Monsour, the President and CEO of the East Baton Rouge Redevelopment Authoritiy, says he will resign on November 30, 2014.

Cassidy's last minute campaign efforts bring him back home

Congressman Bill Cassidy did some last minute campaigning this morning, looking for those final votes to get him into the senate seat. His efforts too him back to the neighborhood where he grew up.

Gonzales Police arrest 2 on drug charges after prostitution complaint

One woman is in jail and another was issued a summons after Gonzales Police found heroin in their hotel room.