BR Lagniappe

15th Annual NBR Reunion set for July 5th in BR

Wayne Price and Haskell Douglas came on BR Lagniappe to share about the 15th Annual NBR Reunion.  Price shared that what started out with just a handful of people grew to a group of 300 and  has now grown to a group of more than 1200

Patriot Tour 2012 to Make Stop in Baton Rouge July 7th

Paul Aubert with the Nation of Patriots came on BR Lagniappe to share about the Patriot Tour and their Pass the Flag Event coming to BR  on July 7th.  Aubert said that the Patriot Tour is a tribute to all armed Forces personnel, past,

Education reform forum set in Baton Rouge

Josh Newbins with VIPS csme on Baton Rouge Lagniappe to share about the VIPS Partners in Education Forum scheduled for next week in Baton Rouge.  Newbins shared that the event will take place on Thursday, June 28th at Juban's Restauran

Internet safety a concern for youth at home in the summer

David Ferris with the Attorney General's High-Technology Crime Unit came on BR Lagniappe to share about online safety for youth who are at home this summer . 

Lexlee's Kids offers safety tips to parents and kids

Lexlee Overton, a local BR attorney and Founder of Lexlee's Kids, came on BR Lagniappe to discuss tips for parents to protect their kids from strangers. 

BR Council on Human Relations to Host Bullying Forum

Councilwoman Donna Collins Lewis came on BR Lagniappe to share about a bullying forum to be held at Mount Pilgrim Baptist Church on June 3rd at 10 a.m.

Family event to help support Alzheimer's Services

Iva Tullier with the Bourgeois Family Reunion and Dana Territo with Alzheimer Services of the Capital Area came on BR Lagniappe to share about two events to benefit Alzheimer's Services.   Tullier said that Sat., June 23rd startin

Summertime in BR means BREC

Ken Caldwell with Brec came on Baton Rouge Lagniappe to share about BREC Summertime activities.  He shared that there are lots of things to do at BREC parks and that if a child comes to a BREC park, that he will not be bored.  Caldwel

Summer Water Safety Tips a Must in Summer Sun

Crystal Pichon with Lexlee's Kids came on BR Lagniappe to share some tips on Summer Water Safety.   Pichon shared that people should wear life jackets when on water vessels, even if they can swim, especially when boating, skiing ,

Food Safety a Concern during Summer Heat

Beth Reams with LSU Ag Center said that for picnics it's important to use clean preparation techniques and keep things cool and carry them in insulated containers, to keep the food 40 degrees or below.  Reams said that in order to keep