Local News

I-12 to experience lane closures in Denham Springs area

I-12, Eastbound, between Range Avenue (Denham Springs) and Grey’s Creek, will have the following lane closures: Tuesday 4/2/13 – 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

71-year-old woman killed in multi-vehicle crash on I-12

A multi-vehicle fatal crash on Interstate 12 this morning took the life of a 71 year old Covington woman identified as Terry Gerot. The four vehicle crash took place shortly after 6:00 a.m.

More than 500 people served Easter lunch at St. Vincent de Paul

Some Christians spent Easter Sunday giving back to those who need our help the most. Men, women, and children of all ages packed the St. Vincent de Paul dinning room for an Easter meal.

Nola sees glimpse of future in exhibition game

In one exhibition baseball game, Austin Nola got a look at two potential pieces of his future and an important part of his past.

Restaurants ready for Easter Sunday rush

People who don't want to mess up the kitchen Sunday will head to restaurants like Mason's Grill. The general manger there said Easter Sunday is one of the busiest days of the year for restaurants.

Louisiana chefs get ready to cook a mega meal

Families across Louisiana are getting ready to start cooking easter lunch. Saturday cooks crammed the groceries and farmers markets to pick up those last minute goodies.

Houma man dies after being ejected from vehicle

Shortly after 10:30 p.m. oon March 28, a Houma man was killed when he was ejected after a single vehicle crash in Schriever, LA.

Bruce Greenstein resigning as DHH Secretary

The Governor's office has said Bruce Greenstein, the secretary of DHH, is resigning. That resignation takes effect on May 1st.

Juban Crossing may receive state funding

The long-delayed Juban Crossing project could get an injection of state money. State Senator Dale Erdey has filed a bill that would create a special fund in the state budget that would be dedicated to the shopping complex.

BREC Easter holiday operating hours

The Recreation and Park Commission for the Parish of East Baton Rouge (BREC) will close the administrative offices, 6201 Florida Blvd., on Fri., March 29 for Good Friday.