Carmen Poe

Carmen Poe

WAFB Reporter

Baton Rouge, La.

Carmen Farrish is a general assignments reporter for WAFB 9News.

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Recent Articles by Carmen

  Counselors at SU offering virtual sessions to identify stress, depression, anxiety triggers

  Fourth of July firework safety tips

  Southern University unveils line of THC-based medical marijuana products, marking historic launch among HBCUs

Behavioral Health launches outreach line to prevent crisis

  OLOLCH ‘Driving the Future’ winners select their new vehicles

Truck catches fire behind Lowe’s on Siegen Lane

Ochsner hosting blood donation drive with free COVID-19 antibody testing

Discussing race relations with kids, experts share tips

Resources for talking about race, racism with kids

  Community steps up: Save rate, fostering efforts increase at Companion Animal Alliance

10 minutes for 10 years of services, complete the 2020 Census

  EBR, Livingston courthouses begin hearing some in-person matters

  LDH says contact tracers might call; answer to help stop the spread

  Recent graduates ready to serve, support patients as healthcare workers

  Viral Positivity fundraiser launched to support, uplift, and raise money for healthcare workers

  Couple plans post-pandemic getaway; travel agent sees a mix of rebooking and cancellations

  EBR Council on Aging adds new clients, distributes over 80k meals since beginning of pandemic

  Restaurants prepare to reopen at limited capacity, look to hire more workers

  Movie theaters can reopen Friday, but some decide to hold off until mid-summer

  Baton Rouge cafe offers sweet treat to moms on Mother’s Day

  Honoring Nurses: Baton Rouge General ER nurse says ‘we do it because that’s what we do’

  Airbnb bookings flat-line for owners looking to have ‘best month ever’

  As parents adjust to distance learning, school leaders say if necessary, reach out for help

  Business offering masks, hand sanitizer to customers; local hospitals giving out tips to reopen safely

  Pulmonologist at OLOL answers your questions about COVID-19

  BRAC holds webinar for small businesses to help get them back on their feet

  LSU interim president says safety is the guide to decide when classes, sports will resume

  Nursing home surprises employees with parade

  Realtors say take advantage of the market if you need to buy or sell home

  Judge, attorney say stay-at-home order doesn’t override custody agreement; contact attorney for help