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Teen heart transplant patient graduates in hospital

There are lots of graduations taking place this time of year, but none quite like this one.

$40,000 reward being offered for arrest of two burglary suspects

The victims of an aggravated burglary are offering a $40,000 reward for information that leads to the arrest of two suspects.

St. Tammany Sheriff: Several violent encounters with individuals on new synthetic drugs

WARNING: Some of the descriptions contained within this story are graphic and could be considered disturbing to some readers.

Unique Baton Rouge charter school 'thrives' in its first year

A charter boarding school that's taken up residence right here in Baton Rouge is seeing some surprising results from their students as the school year closes. Students stay overnight Monday through Friday and work in very small classes.

Capital Area United Way announces over $8M in new community investments

Capital Area United Way (CAUW) announced that community investments for the 2013 – 2014 year totaled $8,056,849.

Two arrested for connection with murder of high school freshman from LaPlace

Two men have been arrested for the murder of a 16-year-old boy from LaPlace.

Teen in ‘serious condition’ after rescue from house fire in Prairieville

A teen was taken to the hospital after a fire broke out at his family home.

Investigators working drowning at Tiki Tubing

UPDATE: The Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office reports that the victim of the possible drowning is Jacques Pierre Demare, 21, of Folsom, La. ORIGINAL: One person died today while tubing on the Amite River.

Troopers searching for hit-and-run vehicle in Tangipahoa fatal crash

A four vehicle fatal crash yesterday evening on LA 445 has left Troopers searching for a hit-and-run vehicle, possibly a Toyota pickup truck or SUV. The crash happened shortly after 8:30 p.m.

Tigers receive No. 4 national seed in NCAA Baseball Tournament

The NCAA Baseball Selection Committee gave LSU the No. 4 national seed Monday. "This is the time when the winners step forward and shine," Coach Mainieri said. "That's what we plan to do."