Earlier this morning, one of the male eagles on exhibit at BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo escaped. Zoo officials and staff are actively searching for the bird, and are asking for the public’s help should it be spotted in the area.
Two Ascension Parish men have been arrested on drug charges.
On July 1, detectives saw the occupants of two vehicles making what appeared to be a drug deal in the parking lot of a business in Dutchtown.
A new “partners in preparedness” project between Olinde’s Furniture and the American Red Cross in south Louisiana has raised $14,000 for local disaster relief efforts – in just one portion of the project.