Police said a man was hit and killed while walking along a roadway Sunday night and they are now looking for the car involved.
More than 170 soldiers from the 205th Engineer Battalion of the Louisiana National Guard received the War Cross Medal for their service overseas Sunday.
Repticon brought some of the best reptile breeders, vendors, and educators out for their annual show this weekend.
I-10 East and Westbound is closed to traffic between Perkins and Dalrymple because of a vehicle fire.
State police say a man wanted in connection with a fatal weekend shooting in Tallulah has been apprehended. A state police news release says 23-year-old Tremone Rasheed Lee of Tallulah was caught Sunday
An 18-year-old has been arrested after being accused of starting a fire in his mother's Houston-area apartment because she would not give him money to buy marijuana.
A Rayville man has died in a weekend traffic accident in Franklin Parish. State police say the accident happened Friday afternoon west of Louisiana Highway 17.
White House Deputy National Security Adviser Tony Blinken says that it is too early to tell whether foul play was a factor in the disappearance of a Malaysia Airlines flight.
Microsoft is preparing its customers for the end of technical support and security updates for its XP operating system.
The long, cold winter means crawfish are scarce and expensive. During cold weather, crawfish stay at the bottom of their ponds or streams, and don't eat
West Texas authorities say they have closed their investigation into a fetus found last month in a park.
Officials say a Coast Guardsman was convicted and sentenced Friday during a court-martial held in Norfolk, Va.
Louisiana State Police say an impaired driver is at fault for a three vehicle crash. The crash happened just after 4:15 pm Friday afternoon on US Hwy 61 just north of Barringer Foreman Road.
A Baton Rouge man has been arrested after THE Baker Police say they found him with drugs, weapons, and thousands in cash during a raid Friday night. According to the probable cause report, 21-year-old
All lanes of Interstate 10 have reopened near the I-10/I-12 split, and the interstate is now clear after a camper caught fire near College Drive around 5:30 Saturday evening.
Sam's Club held its 4th annual barbeque cook off earlier today in Baton Rouge. It's part of a cross country tour that searches for the best barbeque teams and cooks. The Sam's Club National Barbeque tour
Earlier today, runners and walkers gathered together on the LSU campus to raise money for a good cause. The annual Susan G. Komen ‘Race for the Cure' campaign was held this morning. The LSU campus was
Authorities say a San Antonio man is claiming he sexually assaulted a 6-year-old girl only after she asked him to do so. The San Antonio Express-News reports that Fausto Abel Frias was arrested Friday
Lawmakers kick off their annual legislative session Monday, with lessened budget worries but new disputes on educational standards, medical marijuana and a statewide minimum wage.
Led by a balanced lineup throughout the meet, the No. 1 LSU gymnastics team raced past No. 25 NC State, 197.500-195.525, in front of 5,622 fans in the annual "Pink Meet" in the PMAC.
Junior pitcher Aaron Nola set a new career high with 12 strikeouts to help LSU cruise to a 10-0 victory Friday night over Purdue at Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field.
In the SEC opener for No. 24 LSU, the Tigers scored four unanswered runs in the final two innings to defeat the Auburn Tigers 4-1 at Jane B. Moore Field in Alabama.
For 30 years, twice a day, Michell Bond has been feeding ducks at Capitol Lake. But, today she noticed a strange film covering the surface of the water. "As I was walking along, I saw the sheen and I
After digging themselves a ten point deficit for the second game in a row, the BRCC Lady Bears were able to fight back for a 78-70 victory over Copiah-Lincoln Community College.
Anthony Davis had 29 points and 14 rebounds, and New Orleans defeated the struggling Milwaukee Bucks 112-104 on Friday night.
A person familiar with the situation says Darren Sproles has been informed that the Saints will release him if they are unable to trade him before free agency begins.
No. 6 Tennessee used an overpowering late run to beat LSU 77-65 in the quarterfinals of the Southeastern Conference tournament on Friday night.
The opening ceremony of the State Indoor Games for Special Olympics happened tonight at LSU's Student Union. It began at 7:00 p.m., and it included a parade of athletes and the lighting of the Olympic
The Tangipahoa Parish town of Independence is celebrating its history this weekend with the 6th Annual Independence Sicilian Heritage Festival. The town got its nickname of "Little Italy of Louisiana" because
Is Hollywood worried? A new report shows Louisiana surpassed California in the production of feature films for 2013. Local leaders have reason to boast about the success, but there are some who say it's
West Baton Rouge Parish welcomes Project Lifesaver, a program that's meant to help officials track people who wander or get lost.
Authorities have taken to the swamps in the search for a missing Louisiana couple after receiving an anonymous tip. Friday's search turned up empty.
Moore sent out a tweet Friday morning saying goodbye to New Orleans after nine years with the team.
Retired Army General Russell Honore is leading a different force these days. Saturday he'll be on the Capitol steps rallying for cleaner water in Louisiana.
An accused drug dealer was arrested after narcotics detectives found heroin and other illegal drugs, as well as stolen handguns in his home. He received additional charges because all of the illegal items were within reach of his two small children.
The incident happened at roughly 1:00 p.m. near the Diversion Canal on Hwy 16 at Hwy 22. Officials confirm one person died at the scene.
Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development announced the start of construction on a $26.5 million project to widen 3.6 miles of I-12 from four to six lanes from Walker to half a mile west of Satsuma.
The Louisiana Legislative session opens at noon on Monday. A variety of issues fill the 85-day calendar, and so far this year the Governor has been relatively quiet.
Police officers pulled out their tasers on an off-duty high-ranking sheriff's deputy after he shoved one of them at a traffic stop and it was all caught on an officer's dash camera.
A 16-year-old is charged as an adult for allegedly shooting a man in the head during an incident that happened back in February.
A 23-year-old man is charged with second-degree cruelty to a juvenile rather than murder for the death of his 6-month-old son.
A sure sign that spring is on the horizon: It's time to set the clocks forward for daylight saving time.
The Better Business Bureau has issued a warning to contractors about a scam that could potentially drain your bank account.
Superintendent Bernard Taylor introduced his innovative schools plan Thursday. His goal is to become a top 10 district by 2020.
The Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office arrested a Gonzales man Thursday night after being accused of abusing a woman and holding her against her will.
The Board of Elementary and Secondary Education has stalled action on a $3.5 billion annual school funding formula due to state lawmakers by March 15.
Seafood restaurants in Baton Rouge expect a major pop in business starting today.
Gov. Bobby Jindal says aligning Louisiana's educational systems to state workforce needs will be his top priority for the legislative session that begins Monday.
Police are investigating a crash in which the driver of a car died after slamming into the back of an 18-wheeler Thursday night.
Authorities said a man was arrested on drug charges after a traffic stop turned up two bags of meth in the car he was driving.
A fundraising loophole allows Louisiana lawyers to host campaign events for judges, so one state lawmaker wants to tighten up the way judges can raise money.
The Spanish Town Parade was just one of many Mardi Gras weekend events throughout the state. The revelry also included a number of area vendors receiving violations from Louisiana Alcohol and Tobacco Control
Finding south Louisiana cuisine that is tasty and healthy may seem like an impossible task, but it's a challenge that many Baton Rouge restaurants are tackling head on.
The proposed city of St. George could mean a big shift in home purchasing, according to local realtors. In Audubon Square, this neighborhood is located in the proposed city. Realtor Scott Gaspard says
Two people have been arrested in Scott, La. on drug related charges. According to the Scott Police Department, 36-year old Randy Ward and 31-year old Amanda Elizabeth Olivier were taken into custody after
Do you know these women? Authorities are looking for them in connection an investigation involving stolen cards. The West Baton Rouge Detectives pulled some surveillance footage from security cameras at
The Baton Rouge Blues Fest is one of the oldest, free blues festivals in the country, and a third stage will highlight the lineup for the April 12th event.
Baton Rouge Primary Care Collaborative, Inc. (BRPCC) is hosting an enrollment and community outreach, Saturday, March 15, 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. The event will be held at the Jewel J. Newman Community Center, 2013 Central Road, Baton Rouge, 70807.
The Walker Police Department is searching for a man wanted for domestic violence by strangulation and theft.
Last Friday's boat crash caused some severe damage to a highly traveled bridge in Iberville Parish and it could be up to three or four months before repairs can be made.
Are you wondering what to do with all of your left over Mardi Gras beads? How about donating them to a good cause?
Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal says President Barack Obama has launched an "assault on the American dream."
Orleans Parish Sheriff Marlin N. Gusman says there were 895 arrests during the 2014 Mardi Gras season that started Feb. 21 and ended Tuesday.
The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development is actively working to quiet to a noisy stretch of highway in the City of Central.
Mayor Kip Holden marked the official end of one of the parish's largest road construction projects.
A second man has been arrested in connection with a shooting of a 14-year-old.
Deputies with the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office were called to the 7600 block of Airline Highway for reports of a child wandering in a parking lot.
A driver has been charged with negligent homicide after a crash in Ascension Parish claimed the life of a 56-year-old woman Thursday morning. Speed is believed to have been a factor.
The man accused of killing a mom and shooting her daughter during a home invasion was back in court Thursday morning for a status hearing.
Lawyers for Richard Matthews, 55, of Slaughter, explained to Judge Tony Marabella the obstacles their client mentally examined.
Rapper Lil Boosie, whose real name is Torrence Hatch, walked out of prison a free man Wednesday evening, after being locked up for more than four years.
Police are trying to identify two men who robbed a smoke shop at gunpoint Wednesday evening. They got away with cash and merchandise.
Florida has joined a multistate lawsuit stemming from the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill, seeking to hold BP accountable for damage to the state's natural resources.
No. 4 LSU Tigers improved to 10-2 with an 8-1 victory over Sacred Heart in Alex Box Stadium.
Fire investigators said a problem with a water heater led to a fire at a duplex Wednesday night. Firefighters kept the flames contained to the bedroom and bathroom in one of the units.
The Federal Flood Insurance program is a big win for the state, according to Louisiana lawmakers. Senator Mary Landrieu says the goal is to keep the rates down and help residents keep value in their property.
The construction continued Wednesday on the new Wal-Mart at Burbank Drive and Bluebonnet Boulevard. Scott Sweeney is the General Manager of the giant retail store and says his career with the company began
Baton Rouge officials are calling the city's latest auction a big success.
There are more than 3,000 warrants for people who haven't paid their tickets in the city of Walker. Luckily, this month you can get your warrants wiped away.
Wednesday marked the first day of Lent with Catholics across the world taking part in mass, communion and a cross on their forehead.
Rapper Lil Boosie will speak at an event in New Orleans on March 10, according to an invitation that was sent to the media Wednesday.
Assumption Parish Sheriff's office is looking for the person responsible for breaking into Richard's Pharmacy early Wednesday morning.
An extensive search effort is underway for a 19-year-old woman who went missing over the weekend.
A firefighter and concerned citizen braved the icy waters of the "Gator pit" in St. Francisville to rescue a man trapped in his submerged pick-up truck. The gator pit is a small pond located just off Ferdinand Street on the East side of the town.
Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office needs the public's help in identifying a man who attempted to rob the Dollar General Store in Gonzales on Highway 44 Tuesday.
The driver of a cement truck was sent to the hospital with moderate injuries after a crash caused by debris in the roadway.
Looking for a job? Walmart is hiring 300 full-time and part-time associates to work at its new store in Baton Rouge.The store which will be located on Burbank Drive is scheduled to open this summer.
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - The Louisiana Legislature has decided against appealing a judge's ruling that it was improper to use $3.7 million from a probation and parole officers' retirement fund to balance the state budget.
The grass parking east of Nicholson Drive (Old Front Nine Lot) will be unavailable for tonight's baseball game versus Sacred Heart.
A man claiming to be a crime-fighting vigilante was arrested after allegedly attacking a man with a metal pole.
Detectives are trying to identify and track down two women suspected of breaking into vehicles, stealing checks and trying to cash them.
Deputies with the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office are looking for a man who stole several items from a bait vehicle on February 16, 2014.
Investigators are looking for a woman they said was seen using a stolen debit card at an ATM on New Year's Day.
A man who shot another man to death and left his body in a ditch will spend the rest of his life behind bars for his actions.
A 34-year-old man was arrested for his second DWI after a Louisiana State Trooper allegedly observed him drag racing.
Crews were sent out to restore power to nearly 2,000 people in the Baton Rouge area that lost electricity during the icy weather Tuesday.
Officials are investigating a fire that destroyed a home and damaged a neighbor's vehicle and boat Tuesday night.
The wintry weather that moved through south Louisiana Tuesday morning caused problems for drivers throughout the day, as several major roadways were closed until the afternoon.
Widespread road closures left some travelers feeling lost and frustrated Tuesday. The frigid temperatures were one thing, but being stuck in it can really sting.
It is Ash Wednesday, which means the solemn season of Lent has started and the weeks of partying for Carnival have come to an end.
Darrell Hitt sat patiently at a truck stop at the Grosse Tete exit on I-10 Tuesday, receiving updates by phone from his son coming from Baton Rouge.
A thin, but enthusiastic crowd gathered in New Roads for the 71st Lions Club Parade as well as the Community Center Parade.
There was plenty to throw in Houma as not one, but two parades rolled back to back.
The House has approved legislation to roll back a recently enacted overhaul of the federal flood insurance program, after homeowners in flood-prone areas complained about sharp premium increases.
Four people were injured during a seven-car pileup Tuesday evening. None of the injuries are life threatening, according West Baton Rouge Parish Deputy Cliff Ivey.
According to police reports, a Baton Rouge man is accused of armed robbery, aggravated assault and flight from an officer while three children were in the backseat, along for the ride.
While the unexpected icy weather to hit southeast Louisiana put a damper in the Mardi Gras plans of some people, the conditions have made life a lot more difficult for dozens of truckers.
Louisiana State Police were called to a single-vehicle crash Monday evening just before 8 p.m.
LSU (9-2) will have a very busy week, playing Sacred Heart Wednesday, Northwestern State Thursday and will host a weekend series against Purdue starting Friday night.
Flights scheduled at the Baton Rouge Airport are grounded due to weather conditions across the nation.
Vacherie, Louisiana is home to some of the states most famous surviving plantations. Those who are working to preserve the history at the plantations say tourism to St. James Parish has been on an uptick.
Carnival season wraps on Fat Tuesday, but it was an exciting Lundi Gras as the second annual Krewe of Comogo parade rolled through Plaquemine and crowds were out in force.
A deadly blaze has claimed the lives of two elderly Lawtell residents.
The NFL has set Jimmy Graham's franchise tag value at $7.05 million next season unless Graham and the Saints subsequently agree on a long-term deal.
Baton Rouge Police and deputies with the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office are searching for the driver of a stolen vehicle who crashed into two vehicles and led police on a chase in Baton Rouge.
The Louisiana International Film Festival returns for a second year and Baton Rouge has been named the solo host city.
Baton Rouge Police arrested Storm Ankrom on March 2 on three counts of armed robbery and contributing to the delinquency of juveniles.
Officials from several agencies met Monday morning to discuss the problems associated with the damaged bridge in Grosse Tete.
A recent audit released by the State Legislative Auditor says the town of Sorrento has problems when it comes to collecting money; specifically, traffic fines and court costs by the police department, and delinquent water bills on the city's side.
A Denham Springs man was arrested for a felony charge during the Spanish Town parade after he allegedly interfered with a police investigation and impersonated a police officer.
Gov. Bobby Jindal and Nucor Corp. Chairman, President and CEO John Ferriola celebrated the completion of the direct reduced iron or DRI plant in St. James Parish.
Officials now say it is safe to pull priceless Corvettes out of a sinkhole in Kentucky.
Residents and business owners in Baton Rouge's Beauregard Town are inviting the public to a Mardi Gras celebration Tuesday.
Police are searching for four men who robbed a convenience store at gunpoint. They managed to get away with about $100 worth of liquor and potato chips.
The Tigers will travel to Natchitoches to face Northwestern State Tuesday. The game has been moved to 3:30 p.m. CT due to a forecast of extremely cold temperatures after sundown.
Police have released the name of the person killed in a crash in Baton Rouge Sunday evening. The victim was identified as Timothy Lee, 27, of Baton Rouge.
Baton Rouge emergency responders were busy during the Spanish Town parade, but thankfully most of the injuries were minor.
A woman accused of driving drunk was arrested on vehicular homicide and other charges after her passenger died in a single-vehicle crash Sunday.
A man and woman were arrested on drug charges after authorities said 10 marijuana plants were found in their home.
Mystery still surrounds the disappearance of a Louisiana couple, but a significant clue has turned up some 500 miles away.
It's a drive that's nearly quadrupled in distance all because a barge hit a bridge in Grosse Tete. As many head back to work and some to school, they're having to make plans that include getting in a boat.
The Baton Rouge Police cleared a deadly traffic accident just north of the city limits earlier this evening. It happened on Scenic Highway near Thomas Road at around 5:30 p.m. tonight. Police say one
WAFB Forecaster Jeff Morrow took a look at what we can possibly expect early in this week. Will it be easy and breezy, or will we have to bundle up, or tote our umbrellas? With Louisiana, you just never
A passenger in a pickup headed north on Louisiana Highway 35 was killed after the truck hit a culvert, causing it to flip several times. State police say 31-year-old Curtis Wheeler, of Church Point,
The Northeast Delta Human Services Authority is working to expand mental health and addiction assistance to some of the more underserved areas in the Delta that are home to high poverty rates and few options
Natural gas-powered garbage trucks that are expected to emit less pollution will be rolled out in Baton Rouge, an area that has struggled to meet federal ozone pollution standards. Garbage disposal
A lot of residents are being inconvenienced by the Iberville bridge on Hwy 77 as it remains closed after an accident that happened Friday night in Plaquemine, La.
The USS Kidd held its ‘First Sunday' program today. Children were able to learn about the history of the carnival season. People of all ages were invited to learn about the music, costumes, and dancing
The pastor of a Baton Rouge church has been arrested for allegedly raping a 20-year-old mentally disabled woman who, authorities said, had sex with the man at her father's request. The East Baton Rouge
The Louisiana International Film Festival will return to Baton Rouge in May but not to New Orleans. Organizers decided to center all activities for the festival's sophomore year in the state's capital
A man was arrested early Friday morning for driving while intoxicated, making this incident his sixth DWI charge. It happened at approximately 2:11am at 4100 Florida Blvd in Baton Rouge on February 28th.
One ticket, purchased in California, has won the $60 million multistate Powerball jackpot while none of the tickets purchased for Saturday's Louisiana Lotto or Easy 5 prizes hit the big money.
A Dallas man using a firearm for target practice in his yard has been arrested after a stray bullet shattered the window of a nearby home and critically injured a 9-year-old girl.
A 2-year-old Central Texas boy has died from wounds suffered when he and another child were attacked by a dog as they walked home from a playground.
The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office has identified the woman who was killed and dumped in a waterway just outside New Orleans.
One person is hospitalized in East Feliciana after a shooting in Clinton, La occurred earlier this evening. It happened at around 5:15 p.m. near the intersection of Railroad and Wilson Streets. The Clinton
A single vehicular crash took a Mamou man's life earlier this afternoon, according to a report from the Louisiana State Police. It happened at around 2:30 p.m. on LA Highway 748 west of LA Highway 363.
Baton Rouge Police have arrested and charged two men in the shooting death of 18-year-old Timothy Thomas.
Crowds of people crammed the streets of downtown Baton Rouge, to catch the action of the 2014 Spanish Town Mardi Gras Parade. Saturdays marked year number 34 for the parade. This years theme, "Flamingo
An 18-year-old has been indicted in the Nov. 2 shooting death of another man at the crowded Greater Baton Rouge State Fair. The Associated Press reports that an East Baton Rouge Parish grand jury on
The organizers of the Spanish Town Parade have a little something extra up their sleeve this year. A Doubloon minted especial for Spanish Town.
The East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office says a young woman has died after crashing head on into a waste truck.
Corpus Christi police are accusing two men of being connected to the shooting deaths of two young girls killed during a family birthday party.
Firefighters say they were called to a house fire in Baker on Friday evening. The fire happened in the 4200 block of Jefferson St. around 6:15 pm.
Top-ranked LSU erupted for a 10-run first inning en route to defeating Yale, 19-0, Friday night at Alex Box Stadium as the Tigers improve to 8-1 on the year.
The tenth ranked Louisiana baseball team defeated No. 21 Alabama in the series opener on Friday night to extend its win streak to nine games.
For the first time in school history, the No. 1 ranked LSU gymnastics team earned a 198 team score as the Tigers knocked off Missouri, 198.050-194.825, in the Maravich Center.
A San Antonio man is jailed after a mother accused him of sticking a jalapeno pepper in his 9-year-old son's eye. San Antonio police say 29-year-old Michael Barron was arrested after the Wednesday evening
The New Orleans Saints have placed their franchise tag on Jimmy Graham in order to protect the club's rights to its star tight end through next season.
A one-mile traffic congestion has changed into an 8-mile back-up because of an accident that happened earlier on the I-12 East at LA-447 in Walker. According to a LADOTD spokesperson, the incident caused
As the weekend approaches, motorists might want to remember to stay extra cautious and alert on the highway. Louisiana's state law enforcement says they are ready to keep the roads as safe as possible during
An armed robbery of a well-known pizza delivery store is currently under investigation, according to the Baton Rouge Police Department. Police say that the incident occurred at around 2:05 p.m. earlier
Downtown Baton Rouge has seen a number of transformations over the past decade. Today, a new business opened its doors, and it's truly one of a kind.
The lights, the music, and the floats: it all makes carnival season a sight to behold. "It's the king factor, for an hour you have the most power," said party store owner and parade participant Nelson
Businesses often catch burglars thanks to surveillance cameras, but it's not every day the thief is being watched live.
The chaos that unfolded at Walmart stores in north Louisiana last year when the food stamp system crashed took center stage on Friday at the Louisiana Attorney General's Office.
A 36-year-old woman from Zachary was arrested for defrauding the state's Medicaid program of thousands of dollars and laundering more than $100,000 through her business, officials say.
Baton Rouge Police are attempting to identify the individuals who were caught on video burglarizing Mien Tay Store, 1125 Marque Ann, on Feb. 18 and 19.
Baton Rouge developer Mike Wampold tells WAFB's Andre' Moreau that he has closed on a 12-story building in downtown Baton Rouge at 150 Third Street.
Officials announced that National Civil Rights leader Rev. Al Sharpton will not attend tonight's AIDS awareness campaign.
A 44-year-old man from Gonzales is being held in the Ascension Parish Jail without bail after he allegedly held members of his family hostage for 5 days.
The New Orleans VooDoo announced its 28 man roster Friday afternoon and three former Tigers have made the team.
'Live after Five' officials announce the Spring concert line-up.
A 32-year-old man was arrested for felony animal cruelty after a horse on his property located in Slaughter was found to be severely neglected. Although the horse was removed from the property, it later died due to its condition.
Former NFL All-Pro safety Darren Sharper is being held in a Los Angeles detention center after being named in a warrant involving a rape case in New Orleans.
The right lane is blocked at I-12 East at Mile Marker 20 near Satsuma to remove a vehicle from a tractor trailer accident this morning.
A 9th grader was arrested this morning after deputies found a loaded gun in his backpack. The 16-year-old was arrested and charged with illegal possession of a firearm on a school campus and illegal possession of a firearm.
A bail bondsmen from Paincourtville had to pay his own bond after he was arrested for firing a gun in public while chasing a wanted fugitive.
A 56-year-old man was arrested after DNA evidence linked him to four bank robberies in Lafayette Parish.
A truck, the man of men, holds so many memories for a family. This fitting tribute is a chance to live on through the work, the sweat and the mud.
Willie McCorkle III reacted Thursday night to the news Southern University's postseason ban imposed by the NCAA will continue.
The BRAVE program is working well. That's according to a report released by LSU.
No. 10 Tennessee held off LSU, 72-67, on Thursday night after the Lady Tigers had erased a 21-point halftime hole
A brain-storming session was held today in order to address the recent spike in substance abuse throughout the state. Today, the Human Services Department held their annual public forum where local leaders
Congestion is heavy in both directions on I-12 just past Walker. LADOTD officials report that traffic on I-12 East is backed up to Juban.
A man is found guilty on all three counts of a triple murder trial. Jurors reached a verdict unanimously tonight. Courtney Williams, 23, of Baton Rouge, was charged with three counts of first-degree murder
Be honest. If someone tells you they played a musical instrument as a child, then stopped for law school, didn't play again for 40 years, then picked it up again upon retirement...which is what this guy,
The Carnival season is celebrated in many countries around the world, but one nation is suspending many of their festivities this year. Instead of revelry in the streets of Venezuela, there are thousands of protesters.
The historic Lion Copolymer Baton Rouge plant has re-opened under new management.
All Southern University teams are ineligible for post-season play due to academic records, but the university is still working with NCAA officials to lift the ban, according to a joint release issued by the NCAA and the university.
Officials say no one was injured during a small fire that broke out at the Exxon refinery in Baton Rouge.
Baton Rouge -- Practice patience if you're headed downtown Friday. Two sold-out concerts- Elton John and Anthony Hamilton --and an Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Conference are all taking place at the Baton Rouge River Center.
Best-selling Author Stedman Graham will speak at Baton Rouge Community College Thursday.