Local News

Single vehicle crash in St. Mary Parish claims two lives

A single vehicle crash on LA Highway 182 at Sun Road claimed the lives of two men on March 19.

Billy Graham Ministries brings 'My Hope America' to Baton Rouge

Pastors and religious leaders came together today to learn about how to spread the word of Jesus Christ with help from Billy Graham Ministries.

New fire station on Choctaw is open for business

A fire station in Baton Rouge has got a new home yesterday.

Service providers look at what Jindal's tax plan could mean for their bottom line

If the legislature passes Governor Jindal’s proposed tax plan dozens of services people use every day like hair styling, tanning, nail services and tattoos could have a sales tax tacked on.

Search for missing New Orleans teacher suspended

The search for missing teacher Terrilynn Monette has been suspended in New Orleans.

Father arrested for fatal beating, son still at large

A fatal beating has landed a father in jail; his son is still at large.

LSU faculty: 'No confidence' in university’s governing board

Faculty at LSU stated that they do not believe that the university’s governing board can make wise decisions.

Meth trail: No laws to enforce the cleaning of chemical exposure

One of the largest meth busts in East Baton Rouge Parish history occurred at a Baton Rouge condo on Monday, March 18.

State Police sergeant arrested for drug distribution

An eighteen-year veteran State Police sergeant was arrested Monday by troopers from the agency’s Bureau of Investigation and charged him with a variety of criminal violations including narcotics distribution

Governor brings hope and more questions to Bayou Corne

Bayou Corne residents finally saw some relief Tuesday March 19. They got a chance to meet face to face with the governor in Bayou Corne.