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Customers could feel effects of Medicaid funding cuts

Cuts to medicaid funding could affect the customer. The Department of Health and Hospitals plans to reduce some funding to medicaid providers to off set state budgets cuts. Health care providers we talked to say some doctors may stop helping me

LSU Will Take The Field For 18 Training Camp Sessions

Football is officially here for the LSU Tigers. LSU will take the field for eighteen training camp sessions. Coach Les Miles says he is recharged and ready to roll.

BATON ROUGE'S RURAL LIFE MUSUEM

IT SITS ON SEVERAL DOZEN ACRES OF LUSH GARDENS AND IS HOME TO THOUSANDS OF ARTIFACTS WHICH DATE ALL THE WAY BACK TO THE 1700's. EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR DAVID FLOYD SAYS ITS UNLIKE ANY PLACE YOU'VE EVER VISITED BEFORE.

Spanish Town battle heating up

A developer wants to build a six story apartment complex in Spanish Town, but residents say it will take away from the historic look of the neighborhood.

Addis police at odds with West Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office

Two law enforcement agencies are at odds in West Baton Rouge Parish. Addis Police Chief Ricky Anderson said, two of his officers were unlawfully detained by sheriff's deputies.

Road work project on LA 73 almost complete

A road construction project in Ascension Parish is almost finished after a four month delay. The Department of Transportation and Development says the $3 million improvement to the LA 73, LA 621 and the I-10 intersection will widen the roads. C

Sales tax holiday set for this weekend

There's a sales tax holiday in Louisiana this Saturday and Sunday. Shoppers will not have to pay the state sales tax on everything from clothing and appliances, to electronics and furniture. Some baton rouge retailers are throwing in extra dis

'Cash for Clunkers' working in Baton Rouge

The senate is set to decide the fate of the so called "Cash for Clunkers" program this week before they head off to summer break. The House of Representatives voted to rush two billion dollars in additional funds into the program on Friday.

Deadly shooting on Geronimo Street

Late Wednesday night, neighbors heard several shots fired. Police found 25 year old Joshua Robertson laying in his driveway. It's the second shooting in two weeks where the victim was targeted in their home.

Stormy Daniels Arrested on Domestic Violence Charge

AUTHORITIES ARRESTED ADULT FILM STAR, STORMY DANIELS THIS WEEKEND. ENTERTAINMENT NEWS SERVICE "XBIZ" REPORTS DANIELS WAS BOOKED IN TAMPA, FLORIDA ON A MISDEMEANOR CHARGE FOR DOMESTIC VIOLENCE. SHE WAS RELEASED AFTER PAYING A THOUSAND DOLLAR