People living near Port Drive in Gardere say trash and debris in the neighborhood is becoming a big problem. One woman visiting her family from Franklinton says she was shocked to see the amount of trash throughout the neighborhood.
The East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office has now handed over several clips of surveillance video it obtained from the Burbank Walmart following a reported shooting incident that sparked mass panic on Tuesday, Aug. 6.
The American Civil Liberties Union of Louisiana announced Wednesday it’s suing the Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office, claiming the law enforcement agency unlawfully detained a U.S. citizen because of his race.
As Louisiana’s constitution nears its 45th birthday, lawmakers are again talking about shredding the document. It’s a debate that has become louder after repeated fiscal crises in Louisiana: tear up the 1974 constitution and start over, or amend it?
A couple says they are getting the run around after paying $300 towards their furniture bill at Conn’s Homes Plus on Airline Highway. Conn’s representatives claim there’s no record of the couple’s payment.
In April of 2018, BREC opened the newly renovated botanical gardens at Independence Park. The renovation project cost an estimated $800,000, but now, while beds at the front of the park look well groomed, not everything is a bed of roses.
It's been more than a month since Hurricane Barry hit Louisiana, and if you still have debris or tree limbs in the front of your home, you're not alone. It’s been a slow pickup process for many living in East Baton Rouge Parish and the folks who live in Central.
Let’s say someone is riding around Ascension Parish in a car that’s stolen or was part of a crime. With this new, high-tech camera roaming parish roads, chances are the bad guys won’t get too far. Every time a license plate recognition patrol vehicle passes a car, the license plate reader system din
The Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry (LDAF) announced Monday, Aug. 19 that since June 5, sixteen horses have texted positive for Eastern Equine Encephalitis and one has tested positive for West Nile Virus.
Investigators with the Livingston Parish Sheriff’s Office are asking members of the public for help locating Jonathan ‘Johnny’ Jarreau, 30, after he allegedly stabbed a person in Denham Springs. That person is now in critical condition, according to the sheriff’s office.
The Recreation and Park Commission for the Parish of East Baton Rouge (BREC) held the celebration as its an opportunity for community members to view the newly unveiled master plan for both the park and the Baton Rouge Zoo.
The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) announced a recall of vinyl covers attached to SunSetter brand motorized awnings that have been linked to 14 reports of incidents, including one report of a death and six reports of injuries.
It’s a parent’s worst nightmare. Imagine dropping your child off at the bus stop, see them physically get on the bus, yet they don’t make it to school. That was was the case for one Baton Rouge mother, who says school officials lost track of her 5-year-old son.
A report from NOLA.com identified the pilot of a plane involved in a fatal crash Friday as Franklin J.P. Augustus, self-identified nearly 30 years ago as the “world’s only black civilian air-show acrobatic pilot.” The crash also claimed the life of celebrated and beloved journalist Nancy Parker.
The Boo Milton & Friends All Star Dodgeball Tournament offers 12 teams the chance to compete for $2,000 that will go to the non-profit they’re representing. There’s also a second place prize of $1,000.
The Chimes restaurant, in addition to several of its management-level employees, is named in a lawsuit sparked by three former servers who allege they were, at times, pressured to work unpaid in a cost-cutting scheme.
There’s a spirit that’s been lingering around the Landry household since the day after Christmas. It’s Ziggy’s spirit. The teen died December 26, 2018 after fighting an aggressive form of leukemia. But this isn’t a story about a young boy whose legacy started after he passed away.