Art lovers got their first look at paintings that could soon transform downtown Baton Rouge.
The Cress Gallery opened an exhibit Thursday for three artists who will be featured in the BR Walls Project.
Louisiana state officials are trying to decide how best to collect almost $1.5 billion that is owed the state.
The money owed comes from unpaid fines and fees. It also includes state services and medical bills.
BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo is deeply saddened by the loss of a female baby giraffe. The giraffe passed away this morning after Zoo staff conducted its regular morning inspections. The baby was born Monday, September 10.