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

  Jury finds accused serial killer Ryan Sharpe guilty of first degree murder

  Holiday organizing and gift buying made simple

Attorneys for man killed by WBR deputy ask to present evidence to AG’s Office, want full investigation released

  LSP to crack down on speeding ahead of the holidays

  BRPD considering alternative to Taser

  GIVING TUESDAY: Find out how to donate to your favorite charities

  Former employee claims VooDoo BBQ management fell behind on mortgage, forcing closure weeks before Christmas

  Salvation Army serves 3,000 Thanksgiving meals in Baton Rouge, Gonzales

  Deep scrub underway at area schools due to flu

  HIV, AIDS diagnosis rates in Baton Rouge ‘significantly lower,’ CDC reports

Thanksgiving meal giveaway, business owners hope to create tradition of giving back

  Experts warn parents in Ascension Parish about the dangers of teens vaping

  BASF encourages high school girls to pursue STEM careers

  New program launched to train law enforcement to better handle cases of domestic violence

  Family of missing man living in a nightmare: ‘Just try to help us out. We can’t do it on our own.’

  Home Depot employees volunteer to rebuild home of Baton Rouge veteran damaged in 2016 flood

  Metro council discusses disparity study hoping to promote inclusivity

  BRPD strives to ‘provide high visibility’; POST academy recruits graduate in 12 weeks

  Non-profit group expanding, needs donations to build homes for veterans

  Teen has two hip surgeries, finds his way back to the field

  Social media, police reports used to predict future crimes

  No injuries reported during explosion at Plaquemine chemical plant

  New app can alert parents if registered sex offender contacts their child

  $12,000 worth of lawn equipment stolen; business put on hold

  Breast cancer patient finds ’meaning to life’ after diagnosis 10 days before wedding

  Parent, non-profit collect blue pumpkins for autism awareness: ‘Inclusiveness is what we’re hoping for’

  Suppliers working overtime to keep up with oyster demand

  SU hosts medical marijuana job fair

  CDC says Louisiana leading region with flu-like patient visits

  Senate candidates Franklin Foil, Beverly Thompson head to runoff after recount of mail-in votes