Most dog owners come home from work and play with their pets. But Cpl. Jesse Barcelona and his dog, Geno, work together. Their unique bond led to Barcelona's being named Local Law Enforcement Officer of the Year.
Southern University Chancellor Dr. James Llorens today accepted a $65,000 donation from ExxonMobil in Baton Rouge. The funds are a combination of donations from ExxonMobil employees and matching funds from the ExxonMobil Foundation.
Friday morning in court, LSU running back, Jeremy Hill, plead guilty for getting into a fight back in April. Here is a list of some of the sentence handed down by the judge.
Hill is on probation for the next two years.
A funeral service was held today at the Franklin Avenue Baptist Church for Officer Rodney Thomas. The veteran law enforcement officer died in the early morning on Sunday, July 7 after he was stuck by a hit-and-run driver.
The Brown family has spent the last few weeks hoping for a miracle.
"I don't know what they're reason could have been but we all hoped, and prayed and worked for a better outcome," explained Ursula Brown.