Good News!

Sister to give brother kidney for Christmas

After seven years of waiting, a sister is finally getting the chance to help her brother battle a long-time illness. Monday, the siblings spent the day at Tulane Medical Center, as they prepare for a big day.

Woman tracks down owner of $800 found in parking lot

A walk into the back offices of Midwest Eye Care in Omaha, Nebraska Friday led to a meeting between two women who had never met. The only thing they shared in common was the same doctor's office.

NY woman rings bell for Salvation Army on 103rd Birthday

"I'm the happiest person in the world today, to think I'm 103 years old and feel as good as I do," says Pearl Sutphen.

Christmas parade gives back to those in need

 Christmas is almost here. The St. George Fire Department wants to do its part to help those in need.

Red Cross delivers "Holiday Mail for Heroes" to local veterans

Local veterans received a special delivery on Friday at the St. James Retirement Community.

Mayor, Raising Cane's brings holiday cheer to patients

Patients at Our Lady of the Lake's Children's Hospital got a special surprise Friday.

Central Food Bank gets 2000 lbs. in food, new facility, but still needs your help

Just in time for Christmas, hungry families in Central will be able to enjoy a nutritious meal, thanks to your generosity.

How local organizations help make Christmas wishes come true

Every child deserves something under their christmas tree. Wednesday, more than a dozen local companies and organizations came together to make sure that happen.

Santa brings toddler's dad home for Christmas

Year after year, one by one, children climb into Santa's lap and ask for gifts and sometimes miracles. The scene was no different Sunday afternoon at the Bass Pro Shop in St. Charles, Missouri.

How OLOL expanded its emergency services

 Dr. Ashley Saucier has a passion for helping kids. So, she dedicates her life to doing just that. "I've always liked working with children. It's always been what I wanted to do," Saucier said.

Talented young musicians show gift for service through toy drive for Parker House

The children who live at Parker House do not have much.

Local organization donates more than 1,000 toys for needy kids

The holidays are a time for family, a time for love, and a time for giving. "It just brings a thrill of helping others is why we do this," said Tim Arceneaux, the president of the Needy of Greater Baton Rouge.

Historic Coke sign will be turned on for Festival of Lights

Those of you attending the Downtown Festival of Lights Friday night will get a chance to look back in time.

New ambulance facility opens in eastern Iberville Parish

Eastern Iberville Parish resident can now expect quicker response time on medical emergency calls.

OMV launches program to keep young drivers safe

Car crashes are the number one cause of death for teenagers in the U.S. That's why state officials are doing what they can to save as many young drivers as possible.