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Jindal's teacher tenure revamp rulled illegal by BR judge

Baton Rouge Judge Michael Caldwell says Governor Bobby Jindal’s revamp of teacher tenure laws is illegal because it was included in legislation that had too many other items.

Gonzales duo grills to perfection

Two Gonzales grillers were named grand champs of the grill Saturday. Adam Gautreau and Jason White beat out 27 other teams at the Sam's Club National Barbeque Competition.

Banishing breast cancer one runner at a time

Hundreds of people decked out in pink packed LSU's campus for the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure.

Dr. Seuss stories come alive at Read Across Louisiana event

Louisiana Association of Educators teamed up with NBC33's Kris Cusanza, mayor kip holden and other "celebrity" readers for the 3rd annual Read Across Louisiana event.

Grilling kings fight for title of best barbequer

Barbeque big timers got a chance to show off their grilling skills saturday at the sams club national barbeque competition.

Young man arrested for shooting woman in the head

An 18-year-old was arrested for allegedly shooting a woman in the head.

Scale smash event hopes to redefine image of beauty to fight against eating disorders

Smashing scales – that’s what some women at LSU did this afternoon.

Gov. Jindal announces Legislative proposal to eliminate boards, commissions

Today, Governor Bobby Jindal announced a legislative proposal to eliminate numerous state boards and commissions that are inactive, can be absorbed by other existing boards or agencies, or have fulfilled their original mission.

‘Easter spirit is alive in Baton Rouge:’ How you can help Build A Basket

Bright and early this morning, St. Vincent De Paul had a special delivery from the non-profit organization the Needy of Greater Baton Rouge. It was a drop off of Easter baskets!

When temperatures drop this weekend, make sure you avoid fire hazards

It’s going to be a cold one in Baton Rouge this weekend. However, a drop in temperatures can also bring potentially life-threatening situations.