Local officials took to Mississippi River to sort out final details of the Baton Rouge Loop project.
Engineers and officials were on the river to figure where to build the northern and southern river crossings for the loop.
A woman eight months pregnant is shot to death in her home along with her 15-year-old brother.
Baton Rouge police say 39-year-old Percy James Cage is responsible for the crime, shooting and killing ex-girlfriend, 31-year-old Tonya Smith and her 15
Some citizens in Baker hope the capitol improvements plan could mean less flooding.
Residents say many of the parish-owned drainage pipes are clogged with debris. Because of that, large parts of Bethany Church on Plank Road have to use sandbags.
The state is working on plans to create a passenger railroad service between Baton Rouge and New Orleans once again.
Transportation officials say they're asking for 300 million dollars from teh Federal Government to launch it.
A New Orleans woman has died from the swine flu. It's the first death related to the virus here in Louisiana.
State health officials say the woman was 21 years old.
So far, 346 people have become sick with swine flu here in Louisiana.
One Denham Springs school is doing things a little differently this year.
A new homework free policy at Northside Elementary is giving students the chance to take a break from the books, once school lets out for the day.
The new policy was crea