Local News

Man arrested for attacking two elderly family members, causing them injuries

A 19-year-old was arrested for allegedly hitting two of his elderly family members several times.

Local salons help belles get ready for the Storybook Ball

Family Road of Greater Baton Rouge is hosting the fifth annual Storybook Ball on Saturday May 18, 2013 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Baton Rouge River Center.

‘John Doe’ child pornographer identified as David J. Stevens of California

The nationwide manhunt for an accused child pornographer ended last night in California.

Southern University’s spring graduation set for May 17

Bernette J. Johnson, the first African-American Chief Justice of the Louisiana Supreme Court, will be the commencement speaker when 714 Southern University students receive their diplomas at the 2013 spring commencement ceremony.

How much would you pay to have Les Miles in your family’s holiday card?

A family photo is always a fun way to personalize your holiday cards. Imagine how your friends would react if LSU’s head coach was standing in the picture, too.

WANTED: Crook burglarizes business after shattering front door glass

Detectives need help identifying a man who stole merchandise from a loca business.

Global superstar David Beckham to retire

One of the most iconic football stars of his generation, David Beckham is to retire at the end of the season to bring the curtain down on a glittering career.

Three Belle Chasse students arrested on drug charges

Three 15-year-old 10th graders at the Belle Chasse High School have been arrested for participating in drug deals while at school.

LSU planning to add women's sand volleyball to varsity sports

LSU Athletic Director Joe Alleva says the school is planning to add Women's Sand Volleyball to it's list of varsity sports. The team is expected to begin competition in the fall of 2014.

Hundreds demand legislature finds funding for scholarship program

Governor Bobby Jindal joined hundreds of parents and students at the Louisiana State Capitol to show support for the school voucher program.