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Inside the Exhibit: How the LSU Museum of Art creates a show

The LSU Museum of Art has a new exhibit about Venice, one of Europe’s great cities. There is lots of famous artwork to see — but it is what you don’t see that makes the exhibit possible.

Some Baton Rouge Radio Shack locations are closing

Some Radio Shack locations in the Capital City are closing the doors for good. After filing for bankruptcy, Radio Shack released a list of stores that will close by March.

Somebody is throwing dog feces at Christian Arvel’s camp

Going back to the gas station on the corner of government street and lovers lane, It looks like a completely different building.

LSU baseball to take on Nicholls St. on Wednesday

  – Second-ranked LSU (3-0) plays host to Nicholls (2-1) at 6:30 p.m. CT Wednesday in Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field.

State Fire Marshal says A/C unit caused massive Denham Springs fire

Investigators have determined what caused the massive fire that destroyed two businesses in Denham Springs two weeks ago.

Authorities looking for 15-year-old girl missing from Denham Springs

Authorities are looking for a 15-year-old girl who was reported missing from Denham Springs today.

Mardi Gras brings in big business for local party stores

Bags and bags of beads, throws and boas, it's a Louisiana tradition. "My favorite parts are the big beads and the specialty beads," said Donna Travis, the owner of Party Time.

February proves to be busy month for addiction treatment centers

At Cenikor in Baton Rouge, February and March are the busiest times of the year when it comes to people checking in and getting help.

Space heater sparks fire, causes $25,000 in damages

A space heater caused an estimated $25,000 in damages after sparking a fire early this afternoon, according to the Baton Rouge Fire Department. It happened around 12:24 p.m. in the 2600 block of Lobelia Avenue.

Police identify woman killed in early morning crash on I-10 East

Baton Rouge Police have identified the woman who died in yesterday morning’s crash on the Mississippi River Bridge. Maci Summer Sanders, 24, died at the scene of the crash, according to police spokesperson Don Coppola.