Carmen Poe

Carmen Poe


Baton Rouge, La.

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

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Recent Articles by Carmen

  Ascension Parish rolls out license plate recognition patrol vehicle

  Ziggy’s legacy continues through toy drive; mother fulfills promise

  Scam victim says don’t cash checks, fall for secret shopper scheme

  EBR paramedics say drink plenty of fluids, take breaks from the sun

  Denham Springs animal shelter under construction, in need of fosters

  BRPD, Dept. of Justice announce National Public Safety Partnership

  Family attorneys request body cam footage, ‘no-knock’ warrant policies

  Blane Salamoni’s attorneys call police chief’s comments damaging ahead of trial

Stylists in Baton Rouge hope to boost confidence with free haircuts, style before school starts

  Sadie Roberts-Joseph submitted museum for future Civil Rights Trail; leaders need more input

  Doctors say parents are asking for hep A vaccine

  New child passenger safety laws go into effect Thursday

  Flood victims in St. Helena Parish move into new home thanks to volunteers

  Family files lawsuit against BRPD, claims quick response could have prevented injury

  Breast cancer fighter says ‘find the good’ and cuts hair

Offenders clean up cemetery; warden says ‘We wanted to get in here and do the right thing’

  Friends, family, first responders mourn loss of ‘The Cake Lady’

  Used car buyer says check dealer credentials before big purchase

  LDH rolls out new treatment program for Medicaid patients, inmates in La. with hep C

  Homeowner says pack up valuables, lift furniture to avoid flood losses

  Sacred Place grant could clean up Sweet Olive Cemetery

  After homeowner complaints ignored, crews remove piles of trash

  Family says overgrown cemetery should be honored, not neglected

  Increased officer support, improved resources coming from Real Time Crime Center

  Central crews work to clear overgrown ditches

  63 arrested across La. for child exploitation as part of Operation Broken Heart

  Infants, toddlers learn to float for survival

  Family of drunk driving victim feels disrespected

  Silent hero honored for lifesaving organ donation

  Homeowner says speeding, dangerous curve forces drivers off the road