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

  Should you wear a mask in public? Healthcare pros say it’s being researched, but could provide false sense of security

  Funeral homes adjust services based on federal guidelines

  'We’ll get through this together’: 4-yr-old twins want to give people hope

  What does a ventilator do and how does it help COVID-19 patients?

  Mayor Broome says hospital capacity ‘not an issue’, but community must fight to stop the spread

  Businesses shut their doors to help stop COVID-19 spread

  Grandparents, extended family now have to greet newborn babies via video conferencing

  Experts say kids can visit parks but social distancing, good hygiene must still be practiced

  SU hosts informational session about coronavirus

  Experts encourage people to be patient as spread of coronavirus affects stock market

  Changes coming to Catholic masses in Baton Rouge amid coronavirus concerns

  EBR public schools teaching students proper handwashing techniques to prevent spread of coronavirus

  LSU SGA surveys students about problem areas for pedestrians on campus

  First day of Lent offers drive-by ashes and crawfish

  First two African American LSU Golden Girls reflect on making the squad

  Where did Mardi Gras start? We’ll let you decide

  ‘He wanted to be the best:’ Coach remembers Tara High football star killed in shooting

  Students at Bernard Terrace Elem. shadowed entrepreneurs

  Sheriff announces 21 arrests, 30 indictments in Iberville Parish drug investigation

  Baton Rouge judge to speak at Dismantling the School to Prison Pipeline luncheon

  Firefighters host gumbo fundraiser for new equipment

  Officials making progress on tire-shredding program

  Homeowners near ExxonMobil left rattled after fire, say communication needs improvement

  How to get rid of invasive ball moss plant

  DCFS recieves training in identifying victims of human trafficking

  Picture travels miles after 2019 tornado; social media post looks to reunite it with owner

  An inside look at the legacy of Sadie Roberts-Joseph

  Firefighters climb steps of La. capitol to raise awareness about cancer

  Teacher placed on leave from Zachary’s Northwestern Middle School

  Councilwoman speaks at Press Club about Community Police Ambassadors program