AG Landry to run for re-election, not governor

Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry says he'll run for re-election, rather than challenge Gov. John Bel Edwards in next year's governor's race
Tips to protect people, pets as cold weather approaches
19-year-old driver dies in single-vehicle crash

TODAY'S HEADLINES

Mike Anderson Jr. arrested on firearms, battery charges
Police have arrested a Baton Rouge man on multiple charges tied to two different investigations.
‘SEC Highlight of the Year’ grant to Baton Rouge park helps new flag football league
DJ Chark ran back a punt for a touchdown against Auburn in 2017 that helped propel LSU to a 27-23 win and now, the popularity of that video clip is helping some Baton Rouge children.
19-year-old driver dies in single-vehicle crash
A 19-year-old was killed in a single-vehicle crash late Tuesday night, according to authorities. Louisiana State Police identified the driver as Cristal Camacho of Bogalusa.

Companion Animal Alliance opens new animal shelter on LSU’s campus

Companion Animal Alliance opened a new shelter in Baton Rouge, which is good news for homeless pets of the parish and for the people who care for them. Dog, cats and other creatures now have a comfortable temporary home until they are adopted by families.

  E Feliciana high school student shot, killed

A teenage student in East Feliciana Parish is dead after a shooting Tuesday evening, officials with the East Feliciana Parish Sheriff’s Office confirm.
  E Feliciana high school student shot, killed
Tips to protect people, pets as cold weather approaches
Gov. Edwards accuses sec. of state of playing ‘political football’

NATIONAL HEADLINES

As many as 9 SEC schools could have 1st-round draft picks

Alabama set an SEC record with 12 players taken in the 2018 NFL draft including four in the first round, and this season as many as 9 SEC schools could have players drafted in 1st round

  ‘I just want him to fight’: Parents of Chris Watts question plea deal in murders of wife, daughters

Donnie and Cindy Watts said they are unhappy with their son’s counsel. They are currently seeking a new attorney to take over his case.

SPORTS

‘SEC Highlight of the Year’ grant to Baton Rouge park helps new flag football league

Southern’s Skelton named SWAC Offensive Player of the Week

Southern quarterback Ladarius Skelton has been named the SWAC Offensive Player of the Week after a career night against the Golden Lions.

HEALTH

EBRCOA celebrates grand opening of nutritional site
Health Records on iPhone now available to OLOL patients
Blue Cross Foundation announces $2M in grant awards