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Pedestrian suffering from life threatening injuries after early morning crash

A man is in the hospital with life threatening injuries after being hit by a car early this morning.

Family dog shot, killed during police pursuit of violent carjacking suspects

A family is dealing with the loss of their dog after it was gunned down by police. The incident happened while officers were pursuing three violent robbery suspects.

Zachary is one of most family-friendly cities in the nation

Jennifer Bozeman has lived in Zachary her entire life. She feels it's the best place to raise her three small kids. It's a city that's continuing to grow, but still manages to hold on to its small town roots.

Men's Warehouse holding suit drive

You can help men and women who are being released from prison with a fresh start.

Another charged in 'Operation Blighted Officials'

United States Attorney Donald J. Cazayoux, Jr., announced that another individual has been charged in Operation Blighted Officials. Richard L.

Livingston’s new burglary division arrests two for felony theft

Detectives in the newly-formed Burglary Division of the Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office arrested two men in connection with the theft of aluminum from Ferrara Fire Apparatus, Inc. in Holden.

Gas prices finally drop below $3 in BR

For the first time in months prices at the pump in Baton Rouge at some stations are under $3 a gallon.

Young girl found walking alone down dangerous road in Lafayette

A four year old girl is in state’s custody after she was found walking alone down a dangerous road in Lafayette.

Local recording artist has all music equipment stolen

"Steel" Bill Tharpe is a Louisiana native, who's recorded songs with everyone from Macy Gray to rapper Bun B.

BREC employess fear programs may be cut

Fred Allen work for BREC. The parks commission decided on Thursday not to approve a tax that would have added $1.5 million to BREC's $50 million budget.