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Ascension Parish president recognizes Eagle Scout for work with veteran graves

At the last parish council meeting, Ascension Parish President Kenny Matassa recognized Joseph Lambert, 15, for achieving the rank of Eagle Scout.

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

Harlem Globetrotter visits Baton Rouge school for students with special needs

A Vietnam veteran died with no family, so other vets stepped up to remember him

CAUGHT ON CAMERA: A veteran and his K-9 friend are together again

Image of people sharing breakfast touches hearts, reminds of what was ‘commonplace not that long ago’

Coach Sha’s Bootcamp combines fitness and fellowship

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Bike Baton Rouge set to hold 4th annual Cranksgiving food drive event

Jewish barista refuses to let WWII veteran pay as a thank you for his service

Ms. Wheelchair Louisiana Pageant 2019

Family home in Denham Springs renovated by volunteers after 2016 flood

Governor, EBRSO honor Mexican officials who assisted in Lozada case

Louisiana boosts the number of foster children adoptions

  Boy shines on stage performing Toby Keith’s ‘Should’ve Been A Cowboy’, changing the narrative surrounding his disability

A Geismar family is hoping their experience can change the narrative surrounding Down Syndrome and other developmental limitations to create more accepting attitudes and inclusive activities for all people.

Family project becomes way for two young sisters to distribute crosses in their community

What began as an attempt to distract her two young daughters while she cared for their younger sister has become a family-wide project for Kliebert’s of Lutcher, Louisiana.

Saints’ player makes baby announcement while celebrating touchdown against Rams

Ben Watson and his wife Kristen are expecting twins!

Two Air Force colonels prove love conquers all

A joint service couple proving love conquers all when you live a life of service.

9-year-old spends the day as a firefighter as part of Big Buddy program

Missing class ring found 32 years later in neighboring state

History in the Making: La. State Police’s first mother, daughter troopers

South Georgia woman defeats breast cancer twice while caring for ill husband

Healthcare professionals give helpful tips for managing a sensory-sensitive Halloween

7-year-old in hospital gets surprise of a lifetime

Teacher donates kidney to student she never met

"I’m ready and I know he is for the next step, and for him to be off of it and just be a kid again."

Kangaroo, Sloth stop by WAFB to promote ‘Brews For Roos’ event

Employees of the Barn Hill Preserve in Ethel, LA along with Richard the Kangaroo and Lilly the Sloth stopped by the WAFB studios Tuesday afternoon to promote the upcoming charity event, “Brews For Roos.”

‘Boyz 2 Men’ program aims to uplift young men

Sunday wasn’t your average church service at St. Peter Baptist Church in Plaquemine

New procedure offers alternative to pain medication

Before she saw Dr. Karan Verma at the Ochsner Medical Center, Brandye Smith was in a lot of pain. Back issues had been getting progressively worse over the past five years.

Alabama teen going viral for doing the right thing

A young Birmingham teenager is going viral for doing something good.He found a wallet in a buggy at the Piggly Wiggly in Forestdale, with close to $300 and a phone inside.

LSU homecoming parade floats through campus

Everyone has their reasons for coming back to LSU for homecoming.

Couple who won hearts with ‘Notebook’-themed photoshoot renew vows for 60th wedding anniversary

Photographer Stacy Welch-Christ, of Mary Evelyn Photography in Oklahoma, says Clemma and Sterling Elmore have continued to love one another all the way to the alter years after uniting and starting a family.

Man dressed as LSU Golden Girl in viral photos has been identified

His name is Daniel Hoffman, a 37-year-old physician’s assistant who works in a Baton Rouge pediatric ER, according to The Advocate’s article on October 20.

A little late this year, the Smoky Mountains are about to light up in fall color

Annual autumn display draws thousands of onlookers

Southern’s Human Jukebox Band to perform during halftime of Falcons vs. Saints Thanksgiving Day game

The Southern University Human Jukebox band and Fabulous Dancing Dolls will perform at halftime of the New Orleans Saints game in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on Thanksgiving Day.

Ascension Parish President honors Dutchtown Eagle Scout

Ascension Parish President Kenny Matassa honored a Dutchtown Boy Scout who achieved the rank of Eagle Scout at the October 19 Ascension Parish Council Meeting.

’Don’t let hate infect your heart’: Fallen BRPD officer’s wife honors husband with t-shirts

They were six words towards the end of a Facebook post, a post made just weeks before Baton Rouge Police Cpl. Montrell Jackson was ambushed and killed in 2016.

St. Jude School helps provide adaptive bikes for Central student with special needs

A Baton Rouge private school is donating thousands raised in recent fundraisers to give a local child a bike made uniquely for their specific needs.