Baton Rouge kids, teens offered free meals throughout summer months

Starting June 3, select locations will distribute free lunches on a first-come, first-served basis, while supplies last.

  Tornadoes rake 2 Oklahoma cities, killing 2 and injuring 29

Crews were expected to arrive in El Reno to determine the severity of the damage to the town.
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  Teenager pushes double amputee home in wheelchair during storm warning

Greg Beck, who is in a wheelchair, was trying to get home during a severe storm warning. Seth Philips hopped out of his mother's car and pushed Beck home.


  LSU softball’s season ends with shutout loss to Minnesota in Super Regional

La. health department will track all results of HIV, syphilis and hepatitis C tests

$18.5 million worth of meth found in shipment of fresh carrots at border

Helicopter company to begin hiring next year

  Speakers sold at Best Buy, online recalled after 5 explosions reported

Portable speakers sold nationwide at Best Buy, various other electronics stores, and online are being pulled from shelves across the nation after manufacturers received at least five reports of explosions, including four blasts which resulted in property damage.
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Bart Starr, 1960s Green Bay quarterback, dies at 85

The Packers announced Sunday that Starr had died, citing his family. He had been in failing health since suffering a serious stroke in 2014.

Hate crime charge dropped against agent shot by trooper

  Suspect shot during attempted car burglary in Tigerland

Louisiana football coaching icon Otis Washington dies; funeral arrangements set

Gov. Edwards to visit St. Martin Parish as flood protection measures are underway

Gov. Edwards requests federal assistance amid ongoing river flooding concerns

Memorial Day weekend events scheduled for Baton Rouge area

Adam Levine leaving ‘The Voice’ after 16 seasons

Baker charter school backtracks after telling students they failed, needed to attend summer program

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Torrential rain doesn’t stop sentinels from placing flags at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier

A soldier from the Army's 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment continued to place flags at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier during severe weather on Wednesday.


LSU lands second offensive lineman for class of 2020

  LSU baseball run rules Mississippi State in SEC Tournament

LSU didn’t even need a full nine innings to get past Mississippi State in the rematch Friday in the SEC Tournament.


  Parish County Line excited for big performance at Bayou Country Superfest

  LSU softball falls to Minnesota in Game 1 of Super Regional

  Parishes preparing for flooding with possible Morganza spillway opening

APSO Narcotics Unit seizes 30+ lbs of marijuana from man’s vehicle; arrest made

  Gonzales Jambalaya Festival kicks off; cooks remember Tee Wayne Abshire

For Memorial Day weekend, 90 cooks are going head to head to see who makes the best jambalaya.
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  Mega Millions jackpot climbs to $418 million

Statistically, you only have a 1 in 302,575,350 chance of winning the big one.

  1 seriously injured in motorcycle wreck on Winbourne

  Webster Parish nonprofit director indicted for stealing more than $1 million from summer feeding program

  Bill looks to promote veteran-owned businesses, create database for veteran job seekers

  Tips to stay safe on the water over Memorial Day weekend