Local News

Nerves rattled by identity theft involving LSU Health employee

LSU Health is already working to restore its reputation after an employee allegedly stole the identities of hundreds of patients.

CAA executive director steps down

Kim Sherlaw, Executive Director of the Companion Animal Alliance, has resignned.

Women's charity looking for volunteers during the Holidays

If you can’t give this holiday season, you can volunteer; there is one organization that is in need of volunteers for their fireworks season fundraiser.

Eden Church Road to experience partial closure

In Denham Springs, a portion of Eden Church Road near the intersection of Florida Avenue is closed because of construction. Workers are resurfacing the road, and also putting in a sidewalk.

BRPD eyeing old Woman's Hospital building as new headquarters

As the Baton Rouge Police Department continues the search for a new home for its headquarters, neighbors near one possible location are excited about the prospect.

Dardenne may run for governor once Jindal's term is up

Lieutenant Governor Jay Dardenne says he would be more than happy to take over the role of governor once Bobby Jindal's term is up.

K-9 Slider retires: No more chasing crooks, only birds from now on

No gold watch was given to a member of the Thibodaux Police Department for his retirement. Apparently, all he needed was a plastic bottle and a scratch behind the ear. You guessed it. The party was for a K-9 Officer.

2013 Mardi Gras Parade Schedule

The Christmas holidays are upon us, but many are already looking towards another holiday: Mardi Gras. Parade goers have already started counting down the days for the largest tourism event for Louisiana.

Three more dead dolphins wash up along the Gulf Coast

The bodies of two dolphins and the head of another have washed up along the Gulf Coast, raising red flags for federal investigators already looking into roughly half a dozen dolphin killings.

Crews prepare to move into final construction phase at O’Neal Lane intersection

City-Parish Department of Public Works and Green Light Plan officials announced today that work at the O’Neal Lane and South Harrell’s Ferry Road intersection will move into the fourth and final phase of construction effective Satur