A lightning strike sparked a house fire on South Lakeside Oaks Dr. Thursday night.Several crews from the St. George Fire Department responded to the fire Thursday evening.We're told people were in theMore >>
A lightning strike sparked a house fire Thursday. It happened on South Lakeside Oaks Drive in Baton Rouge.More >>
Friday, May 3 2013 10:17 AM EDT2013-05-03 14:17:02 GMT
An Amber Alert has been issued for two girls missing from Llano, Texas. 15-year-old Misty Sloan and 13-year-old Savannah Sloan are missing from Kingsland, a suburb of Llano. The suspect in the disappearanceMore >>
15-year-old Misty Sloan and 13-year-old Savannah Sloan are missing from Kingsland, a suburb of Llano.More >>
Thursday, May 23 2013 9:40 PM EDT2013-05-24 01:40:36 GMT
A Columbia woman has been arrested after a child in her care died over the weekend.Margie Hamm, 34, was arrested and charged with homicide by child abuse, according to the Columbia Police Department.PoliceMore >>
A Columbia woman has been arrested after a child in her care died over the weekend.More >>
Thursday, May 23 2013 7:34 PM EDT2013-05-23 23:34:54 GMT
Maybe he was up too late partying. Or maybe the 75-year-old actor woke up a bit too early. Whatever it was, Morgan Freeman dozed off during an interview.More >>
Maybe he was up too late partying. Or maybe the 75-year-old actor woke up a bit too early. Whatever it was, Morgan Freeman dozed off during an interview. More >>
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -
Rouge Parish officials gladly accepted a $45 million check Wednesday morning from
the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality.
is from a federal program to help cities deal with the nationwide problem of
crumbling sewer lines. East Baton Rouge is no different. The city-parish is
under the largest sewer revamp in parish history and the check will help pay
in part to programs like this DEQ loan, I am proud to report that we are on
pace to provide East Baton Rouge Parish with a new state-of-the-art sewer
system that will meet or exceed all federal standards," said
Mayor-President Kip Holden.
the check will repair leaking sewer collection lines and help with the
construction of the Choctaw Sewer Collection Maintenance Facility.
The loan is
for 20 years at less than 1 percent interest.