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St. Gabriel mayor latest indictment in 'blighted officials'

BATON ROUGE, La (WGMB) -- A Federal Grand Jury returned an indictment on St. Gabriel Mayor George L. Grace Sr. Wednesday afternoon.

15 parents arrested in deadbeat warrant round-up

BATON ROUGE, La (WGMB)-- Fifteen deadbeat parents were arrested in an overnight warrant round-up.

Free class on sales taxes

BATON ROUGE, La (WGMB)-- The Louisiana Department of Revenue will offer a free seminar to help business operators understand sales tax and other important business issues.

EBRSO bust man with drugs, scale

BATON ROUGE, La (WGMB)--East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Detectives arrested a man Tuesday night with cocaine and marijuana.

Man wanted for Texas murder arrested in Baton Rouge

BATON ROUGE, La (WGMB) --US Marshals arrested a man in Baton Rouge Wednesday who was wanted in connection with a brutal murder in Austin, TX.

St. Gabriel city council members in federal court

BATON ROUGE, La (WGMB) --St. Gabriel city council members are spending the day in federal court today.

LSU Chancellor offers ideas for earning money

BATON ROUGE, La (WGMB)--LSU's core mission will move on despite all the budget cuts. That's the message Chancellor Michael Martin gave Tuesday afternoon.

Two hospitalized in Watson after a drive-by shooting

WATSON, La (WGMB)--A drive-by shooting sent a Pine Grove couple to the hospital Tuesday afternoon. It happened on Renninger Road in Watson.

LSU and BRCC partner up

BATON ROUGE, La (WGMB) --Many students use community colleges as a stone to four-year universities.

Suspect arrested in Beauregard Town shooting

BATON ROUGE (WGMB)  - Baton Rouge Police say 20 year old Aramis Jackson was taken into custody late this morning in Violet, St Bernard Parish.