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Tigers Crush Crimson, 10-2

Freshman Mikie Mahtook homered twice and second baseman Ryan Schimpf had four hits to lead second-ranked LSU to a 10-2 victory over Harvard Wednesday night at Alex Box Stadium. The Tigers (19-5) racked up 13 hits en route to completing the two-gam

Livonia Manhunt

The driver of a suspected “rolling meth lab” escaped after a struggle with authorities in Pointe Coupee Parish and then an all-out manhunt began overnight.

Man Shot in His Home

A Baton Rouge man is dead after being shot through the walls of his house. Police and his neighbors say Jerome Boston was in the wrong place at the wrong time.

Fishing Forecast

It’s a big pastime in Louisiana but some bad weather could put “the catch” in jeopardy. Fishing is more than a pastime in Louisiana, for many it’s a passion.

Final Four Streak Ends: LSU Women Lose to Louisville

The sixth-seed LSU women's basketball team gave third-seed Louisville all it could handle on Tuesday night in the Maravich Center, but the Cardinals duo of Angel McCoughtry and Candyce Bingham was enough to get the Cardinals to the Sweet 16, 62-52.

Tigers Barely Hold Off Harvard, 4-3

Senior Buzzy Haydel tied a career high with three hits, and freshman Tyler Hanover drove in two runs Tuesday to lead LSU past Harvard, 4-3, in Alex Box Stadium. The Tigers improved to 18-5 on the year with the victory in the first-ever meeting bet

Jags Pound Privateers, 18-3

Southern scored 12 runs in the first three innings to cruise to an easy 18-3 win at New Orleans on Tuesday evening at Maestri Field. Brad McDavid and James Armstrong combined for eight hits and 12 RBIs, as the Jaguars (11-7) won for the eighth tim

Is Pointe Coupee Central High Safe?

Two incidents in as many weeks raises concerns about security at schools run by Advance Baton Rouge. In the most recent case, students at Pointe Coupee Central High went back to class today.

Crime in East Baton Rouge?

We heard from Sheriff Sid Gautreaux last night saying despite our high ranking, violent crime is down in East Baton Rouge.

Recycling Layoffs

More layoffs, it’s a sign of the times. This time it’s the recycling plant Exide closing its doors and leaving more than 130 people without a job.