Local News

Jordan Jefferson says night in prison 'opened his eyes'

Former LSU quarterback Jordan Jefferson is being released from parish prison on supervised probation. That was after he pleaded 'no contest' to a simple battery charge.

2012 Trick-or-treat hours

  This year's official trick or treat hours are on Wednesday, Oct. 31: East Baton Rouge Parish - 6:00 until 8:00 p.m. East Feliciana Parish - 6:00 until 8:00 p.m.

Gas pressure results to come around November 15 for Bayou Corne residents

People living in Bayou Corne have a rough timeline for when they'll learn how much gas pressure is in the aquifer, according to the Department of Natural Resources.

Working together to break up; a look at the collaborative divorce trend

When a marriage dissolves, a couple often takes to fighting and moves further apart. But there is another way, an relatively new approach called collaborative divorce.

Holden signs alcohol ordinance into law

Mayor Kip Holden has signed that alcohol ordinance passed by the Metro Council last week to relax blue laws in the city-parish.

EBRSO to host 5th Annual Trick-or-Treat with Deputies

The East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office will host its 5th Annual Trick-or-Treat With Deputies October 31 at the Elvin Street BREC Park located at 9350 Antigua from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m.

Shenandoah home catches fire

The St. George Fire Department responded to an early morning house fire in Shenandoah today.

Early voting for November election in Louisiana

Early voting for the November election starts tomorrow, Tuesday, Oct. 23, across the state.

Man missing since 2008 linked to bones discovered in St. Amant

Officials believe the bones discovered by hunters in St. Amant on Sunday belong to a man who was reported missing in 2008.