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Holden fire chief doing everything to keep department open

 "We didn't expect this to happen. And we are hoping that it was just a mistake. That people just didn't realize that it was just a renewal, it was not an increase."

Couple shoplifts over $1K in electronics from Gonzales Walmart

Police are looking for a man and woman who stole over $1,200 in merchandise from the Walmart on Airline Highway in Gonzales.

Man tries to break in to Prairieville home, burglarizes car next day

Deputies are looking for a man who committed two burglaries in Prairieville. Lt. Colonel Bobby Webre says surveillance video shows the man trying to break into a house on November 30, 2014, while the homeowner was home.

Talented young musicians show gift for service through toy drive for Parker House

The children who live at Parker House do not have much.

Local school throws homecoming celebration for recently deployed dad

Today is Cathyrn Von Kanel's birthday and all her daughter Keira wished for, was for her father to come home from his ten month deployment.

Baton Rouge kicks off Wreaths Across America

 The Wreath Across America tradition started in 1992 at Arlington National Cemetery in our Nation's capital when the owner of a wreath company decided to place leftover wreaths on the tombstones of fallen

LSU to face Notre Dame in Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl

   LSU will make its first trip to the Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl on Dec. 30 when the 23rd-ranked Tigers face Notre Dame in Nashville, Tenn.

Over $1K in goods stolen from Bayou Fountain Avenue trailer

Deputies are looking for a black man who burglarized a utility trailer in the 8000 block of Bayou Fountain Avenue.

EBRSO looking for man using stolen debit cards from Baker

Detectives are looking for a black man who was seen using stolen debit cards. The cards were taken during a car burglary in the 7900 block of Comite Acres Drive in Baker, around 2:30 a.m. on November 19, 2014.

$25K in truck doors, seat stolen from South Choctaw Drive

Detectives are looking for the person who burglarized a truck yard in the 13100 block of South Choctaw Drive. It happened around 9:30 p.m. on November 29, 2014.