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LA - Brother and sister killed in car crash

Prairieville, LA (WVLA) -- Two siblings were killed while they were fishing when an SUV went over an embankment and hit them on Tuesday.

Baker budget proposal would include reductions to police, fire

Baker cannot afford to keep up its services, so residents may be stuck paying the price.

Veteran broadcaster Tim Brando to call college football and college basketball on FOX and FOX Sports 1

Tim Brando, a veteran broadcaster with decades of experience calling over 25 sports, is the latest addition to FOX Sports’ impressive and rapidly growing roster of college sports personalities

LA - Family finds cat cut in half

Baton Rouge, LA (WVLA) -- It's a crime that's hard to believe and it happened right here in our own backyard. A family pet, intentionally killed...and it's gruesome.

LSU basketball coach Johnny Jones promotes staff member David Patrick to assistant head coach

– LSU men’s basketball Head Coach Johnny Jones announced on Tuesday the promotion of coaching staff member David Patrick to assistant head coach for the 2014-15 season.

Family upset, neighborhood shocked after cat found cut in half

It's a crime that's hard to believe and it happened right here in our own backyard. A family pet, intentionally killed...and it's gruesome.

Brother, sister killed when cars runs off road, hits them

Two siblings were killed while they were fishing when an SUV went over an embankment and hit them.

BRPD finds man's body after Brice St. shooting

Baton Rouge Police are investigating the shooting death of an unidentified black male who was found inside of a vacant house at 242 Brice St around noon today. Police were called to the scene when neighbors heard the shooting.

Tickfaw man gets caught preparing drugs in car

Michael Wayne Elliot, 28, of Tickfaw, was arrested Monday on numerous drug charges after being caught in the act of trying to inject himself with an illegal narcotic.

BRPD searching for 2 suspects who robbed Circle K on Perkins Road

Baton Rouge Police are investigating the armed robbery of the Circle K, at 3375 Perkins Rd that occurred around 12:41 a.m. this morning.