BR Lagniappe

Family Resource Clinic Needs Support to Stay Afloat

Julie Stanley, CEO of Family Resource Clinic and Board member, Sheryl Coreyell talked about the Family Resource Clinic and their current status. 

2nd annual Easter Seals Walk set for May 19th

Eric Guerin with the Louisiana Easter Seals spoke about Easter Seal's mission - to help provide support to persons with disabilities developmental and even autism. 

Gulf seafood cause for safety concern?

Marylee Orr, Executive Director with the Louisiana Environmental Action Network (LEAN) joined the NBC33 set for taping of "Baton Rouge Lagniappe." Her organization notes that there are some serious concerns coming from the G

FAST System helps to Discern Stroke

Charles Abrams, Critical Care Specialist at North Oaks Health System and Staff Nurse Toni Shirey, shared about the ABC's of a new way to tell if someone is haivng a stroke.  Toni Shirey broke down the acronym -FAST:  Face- Look at

CASA Seeks Men For Program

April is Child Abuse Awareness Month and in May CASA is offering classes for people interested in becoming CASA Advoates.  Emily Hebert with CASA shared about the role of these Court Appointed Special Advocates .  More than 250 childr

Louisiana 3rd in the Nation for Grandparents Raising Grandchildren

Gisele Haralson with Grandparents Raising Grandchildren shared about this organization that helps provide support to grandparents who are raising their chidren.

Shoot To Heal event coming to BR on May 5th

Kerwyn Fealing of Feeling Good Productions and Sheila Simmons with Touch of Class Photography shared about their event called " Shoot To Heal" an event which is in response to the George Zimmerman and Trayvone Martin incident in Sanfo

Parade of Homes 2012 set for May 5-6 & May 12-13

Tim Smith and Willie Martin with the Capital Region Builder's Association shared about this year's Parade of Homes 2012 , May 5-6 and May 12-13.  Homes will be open on Saturday : 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. Sunday : 1 p.m.

Golf Tournament to support Domestic Violence Awareness

Andy DeShazer  with Women Outreaching Women shared first about Women Outreaching Women- a shelter in Denham Springs, La. for women escaping domestic violence.

Canine flu vaccination good anytime of the year

Could your dog be suffering from the flu?