Saturday, May 18 2013 11:59 PM EDT2013-05-19 03:59:26 GMT
A man was shot in the leg Saturday night inside of BREC's Hooper Road Park, according to the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office. The injury is not considered life-threatening. The victim told investigatorsMore >>
A man was shot in the leg Saturday night inside of BREC's Hooper Road Park, according to the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office. The injury is not considered life-threatening. More >>
It's all about the odds, and one lone ticket in Florida has beaten them all by matching each of the numbers drawn for the highest Powerball jackpot in history at an estimated $590.5 million, lottery officials...More >>
Some lucky person walked into a Publix supermarket in suburban Florida over the past few days and bought a ticket now worth an estimated $590.5 million - the highest Powerball jackpot in history.More >>
Saturday, May 18 2013 9:39 PM EDT2013-05-19 01:39:50 GMT
A 12-year-old boy accidentally shot his 8-year-old brother in the shoulder Saturday afternoon, according to the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office. The injury is not life-threatening. The accidentMore >>
A 12-year-old boy accidentally shot his 8-year-old brother in the shoulder Saturday afternoon.More >>
Friday, May 17 2013 11:37 AM EDT2013-05-17 15:37:38 GMT
MANOR, TX (KEYE/CBS) – A weapons company began this week rolling out a groundbreaking "smart" rifle that can target and track a moving object from long distance. Trackingpoint began shipping the guns toMore >>
The rifle is precision guided with "lock and launch" technology similar to a fighter jet.More >>
Friday, May 17 2013 7:41 PM EDT2013-05-17 23:41:51 GMT
The director of the East Baton Rouge Companion Animal Alliance admits her city-parish shelter messed up big time Friday."We take full responsibility," Beth Brewster, CAA director "CAA takes full responsibilityMore >>
The director of the East Baton Rouge Companion Animal Alliance admits her city-parish shelter messed up big time Friday.More >>
ASCENSION PARISH, LA (WAFB) -
The idea of connecting Livingston
and Ascension Parishes with a parkway gained some steam Wednesday night.
Residents in Ascension Parish attended an open house at Lakeside Primary that presented
three proposed routes designed to streamline travel between a handful of
"We actually live on one of the
proposed routes which is 931 which would affect us and many others that have
been there for years and years," said one local resident.
The project is in its early
stages but serious enough that the two parishes, along with the state, have
already invested $250,000 into a feasibility study.
"You already have a combined of
almost 22 to 23,000 cars a day and with a projected doubling of population of
both parishes in the next 20 years, you are going to need a route from I-10 to
I-12," said Ascension Parish Senior Project Manager Ray Miller.
As the project moves forward, new
routes and alternatives may be added and so will efforts designed at maximizing
resources to aid with development.
"When it comes to doing the
actual environmental study and boots on the ground there will be one to two
hundred measurements and lining out where facility will be," added Miller.
A process that many residents
plan to be a part of every step of the way.
"It will affect the school it
will affect all the people that live in the area so we're very concerned
about being involved in the process and how they're going to make their