Local News

Anonymous Tip Leads to Student with Gun

BATON ROUGE, LA (WGMB) November, 9 2010 A 9th grader at Scotlandville Magnet High school is arrested for bringing a gun and drugs to school.

LSU Begins Homecoming Festivities

BATON ROUGE, LA (WGMB) November 8, 2010 November 8, 2010 LSU students got to witness history in the making today.

State Police prepare for "Rally for Higher Education"

BATON ROUGE, LA (WGMB) November 8, 2010 Louisiana State Police are making preparations for a rally at the State Capitol scheduled for this Wednesday.

Stay safe during winter months

BATON ROUGE, La (WVLA) -- Could a routine inspection save your life? Experts say yes.

Southern Loses to Texas Southern

BATON ROUGE, LA (WGMB) November 6, 2010 Saturday night, the Jags faced off against the Texas Southern Tigers, and the Tigers' defense just seemed to keep pouring it on.

Fatal Accident Near Healing Place Church

BATON ROUGE, LA (WGMB) November 7, 2010 A young man was killed Sunday morning while putting up signs at Healing Place Church.

New WW2 Exhibit in Denham Springs

DENHAM SPRINGS, LA (WGMB) November 6, 2010 In Denham Springs today, war vets showed their true colors. At the Old City Hall in Denham Springs, there was all types of relics from WW1, and WW2.

National advocacy group gets behind LSU instructors

BATON ROUGE, La (WGMB) -- Fourteen LSU instructors are set to lose their jobs at the end of the semester. The university chalks it up to budget cuts, but one advocacy group says, not so fast.

Construction underway at Rouzan development

BATON ROUGE, La (WGMB)--Construction is underway at a controversial mixed development project in Baton Rouge.

Faculty Senate: "No confidence" in Southern Chancellor

SOUTHERN UNIVERSITY (WGMB) - Tough news for Southern Chancellor Kofi Lomotey -a group of faculty members want someone new in the position.