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More than 2 dozen seniors will not walk for graduation due to ‘senior prank’

Roughly two dozen high school seniors may be banned from participating in their graduation ceremony due to a costly act of vandalism.

Community mourns the loss of Louisiana boy who drowned in Pensacola

A community continues to mourn today for an 8-year-old Louisiana boy who drowned over the weekend.

Louisiana Lottery players win big on record Powerball drawing

More than 142,000 Louisiana Lottery players will cash in on prizes won in the record $590.5 million Powerball drawing on May 18, including one $1 million Match-5 winner, for a total of more than $1.9 million in prize money.

Cute cuddly and overcrowding the shelter: army of kittens hits CAA

The Companion Animal Alliance needs your help to save dozens of cats and kittens. An army of cute and cuddly kittens is overcrowding the Baton Rouge animal shelter run by the Companion Animal Alliance.

Together Baton Rouge launches 'Our Faith in Action' program

Christians from across Baton Rouge gathered together to pray for peace in the city. Together Baton Rouge hosted it's first Bible study at Mount Pilgrim Baptist Church Sunday.

11-year-old hit by car crossing Perkins

An 11-year-old boy is in the hospital Sunday after getting hit by a car on Perkins Road according to Louisiana State Police. They say it happened around 11:45a.m. on Perkins Road East of Siegen Lane.

8-year-old accidentally shot by brother

East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff Deputies are investigating an accidental shooting of a 8-year- old in near Baker. They say it happened around 4:00 p.m. Saturday afternoon in the 400 block of Old Rafe Mayer Road.

Jindal: IRS offenses worthy of jail time

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Buyout delays have Bayou Corne residents outraged

People living in Bayou Corne have had enough of waiting to be bought out. They say Texas Brine is wasting time and not giving any one an offer.

Farm day helps special needs kids feel like a winner

Kids with special needs got a chance to be care free for the day in Prairieville.