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July Creative Louisiana speaker announced: Alex V Cook

Creative Louisiana, a monthly morning meetup for creative types, will hold its July event on Friday, July 26, 2013, at Magpie Cafe, located at 3205 Perkins Road in Baton Rouge. The featured guest speaker will be Alex V. Cook.

Neighbors near Comite River want riders kicked off river

Update: Bo Boehringer, spokesman for the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries issued a clarification to their stance on ATV use in the Comite River.

CATS board starts again with bid for project manager

Tempers flared at Tuesday night's CATS board meeting, held just hours after Mayor Kip Holden urged council members to get rid of some of the members of the board.

Florida-LSU rivalry special to Muschamp

LSU and Florida have won four of the last ten BCS National Championships in college football. They’ve split the last eight meetings on the field (4-4).

Police searching for carjacking suspect who pulled gun on woman in daylight

Police are searching for a carjacking suspect who pulled a gun on a woman earlier this afternoon.

Two arrested following attempted murder following argument in Walker

A Denham Springs man was arrested on four counts of attempted murder after he allegedly fired a gun at a vehicle during a verbal argument.

BR man arrested for armed robberies at Mom’s Seafood, Quality Deli

A Baton Rouge man was arrested on Monday, July 15 for allegedly committing two armed robberies at local businesses.

Matthew Flugence officially named primary suspect for murder of 6-year-old

Matthew Flugence is officially being charged as the primary suspect for the murder of his 6-year-old family member Ahlittia North, officials said in a press conference Tuesday.

Neighbors angry at idea of third landfill in their neighborhood

People who live in the Alsen area north of Baton Rouge say something foul is going on.