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Suspected Flasher Behind Bars

Livingston Parish deputies have arrested 47 year old Robert Armstrong after he allegedly flashed female victims at a park in Denham Springs. Several women complained that 47-year-old robert armstrong was touching himself inappropriately, while

Free Smoking Cessation Classes in Baton Rouge Area

Working with the local parish governments, the Capital Area Human Services District (CAHSD) announced today a joint effort to kick-off a Tobacco Cessation program in the greater Baton Rouge area.

FNBR Safety Alert: BRPD Seeking Attempted Murder Suspect

A Fox News Baton Rouge Safety alert: Baton Rouge Police are looking for this man - 25-year-old Murphy Young. BRPD says this man shot a 25-year-old victim on 71st Street Wednesday night.

Louisiana Shrimpers to Meet Monday

The next meeting of the Louisiana Shrimp Task Force will be held Monday, September 28, 2009, at 1:30 p.m. at LDWF Headquarters located at 2000 Quail Drive in the Louisiana Room. The agenda for Monday’s meeting is as follows: I. Call to order II.

West Feliciana Man Arrested for Making Counterfeit Cash

CLINTON, La. (AP) - After an initial arrest earlier this week, East Feliciana Parish sheriff's deputies have arrested two more people accused of passing counterfeit $100 bills at local businesses. Deputies booked 26-year-old Damien L.

St. Tammany Business Women's Group Looking for New Members

Anyone interested in learning more about the parish’s newest professional organization – Business Women's Network of East St.

Residents Pleased About Construction in Baton Rouge

Residents in East Baton Rouge are pleased new sidewalks, medians, and roadways coming up, the new price tage 28.4 million dollars. Mayor Kip Holden said he's happy because it shows what collective government doing when they work together.

Students Reaction to SU Band Mates Getting Probation

Three Southern University students are on probation for a hazing incident last year that left two students in critical condition.He hazing was part of an initiation into a secret band fraternity called "mellow phi fellow".The day before southern play

Big Rigs Crash, I-10 Shuts Down

Two big rigs collided on a bridge near La Place—shutting down a ten-mile stretch of eastbound I-10 for most of the day. State troopers say an 18-wheeler carrying compressed cardboard burst into flames after striking another big rig that was ha