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Community remembers local hero, reminded fire prevention awareness is key

Thursday, a community remembered and celebrated the life of a hero. Stanford Wilson died in a house fire last Friday. "He is a good guy,” said Wilson’s sister, Lois. “He had a great heart."

Community remembers local hero, reminded fire prevention awareness is key

Thursday, a community remembered and celebrated the life of a hero. Stanford Wilson died in a house fire last Friday. "He is a good guy,” said Wilson’s sister, Lois. “He had a great heart."

Footlong bandit issued $50,000 bond for Subway robbery

A $5 meal turned into a $50,000 bond for a Baton Rouge man accused of robbing a Subway restaurant for a sandwich.

FEMA recalls workers to prepare for Tropical Storm Karen

The Federal Emergency Management Agency said Thursday it is recalling some furloughed workers to help prepare for Tropical Storm Karen, expected to strike the Gulf Coast this weekend.

Mother arrested after 2-year-old was found walking alone on Florida Blvd

A Baton Rouge mother was arrested after her 2-year-old was found walking on Florida Blvd. The woman admitted to leaving her two children at her place of employment because she had to go to her second job.

Livingston Parish prepares for possible effects of Karen

As Tropical Storm Karen moves closer to the Gulf states, those in areas that could be hit are left hoping for the best, but preparing for the worst.

Gasoline tanker overturns, catches fire in Denham Springs; driver suffers minor injuries

 A gasoline tanker overturned and caught fire this morning in Denham Springs. It forced the closure of Walker South Road for several hours in both directions.

Baton Rouge high school students join together to make a positive change

Bullying, drugs and violence have become common problems for our youth here in Louisiana, but a group of high school students want to change that.

Child injured by hit-and-run driver outside Lake Charles elementary school

A 4-year-old child is in the hospital this morning after being hit by a car outside of an elementary school.