BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) -- Governor Jindal announced Wednesday that the capitol city will be cracking down on violent crimes. The East Baton Rouge Violent Crime Unit was created to fight crime on multiple levels and across agencies.
BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) -- Theresa Flores was only 15-years-old when young men started selling her for sex. "He acted like he liked me," she says. An innocent ride in a car with a boy she liked, ended in two years of torture.
ST. HELENA PARISH, La (FOX44) -- The Louisiana Department of Education has kept more than $2 million from the St. Helena School System, according to a lawsuit filed by several St. Helena Parish school employees.
BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) - Preschoolers at the Mall of Cortana today got an early taste of EBR schools.
Story telling, arts and crafts, and remote control fire trucks were getting pre-k kids excited about getting to kindergarten.
BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) - Today is Arbor day, and residents were out at LSU's burden center turning their thumbs green.
Trees were planted, and programmed into satellites so that way the planters could track the growth.