At the capitol on May 12th there was a rally for mental health issues and substance abuse awareness.
Decked out in all orange and green, dozens showed up to ask state leaders to pay up, and make recovery a priority in this state.
Severe flooding continues in towns along the Mississippi River, but officials say the worst flooding is yet to come.
Experts say the river is expected to crest at Vicksburg, Mississippi some time next week.
East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Detectives arrested a mother on May 11th for Battery of a School Teacher at La Belle Aire Elementary School that occurred on Friday May 6th because she was allegedly dissatisfied with the teacher's treatment o
A four year child was raped in Baker, now police say the family member accused of raping her sits behind bars.
Police say 23 year old Israel Turner is accused of raping the child May 3rd while he was watching her.