Ten inmates have taken their time behind bars and turned it into something positive. Today, they graduated from the Louisiana Department of Public Safety and Corrections Sign Language Interpreter Program.
BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo has gained two cheetahs from the Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden in Cincinnati, Ohio. Native to sub-Saharan Africa, the mother, 13-years-old, and daughter, 2-years-old, are now on exhibit.
Governor Bobby Jindal and Louisiana State Police (LSP) Superintendent Colonel Mike Edmonson announced that the LSP Crime Lab has eliminated all case backlogs throughout its sections, including narcotics, latent prints, toxicology and firearms.<
On Friday, July 26, for the ninth consecutive year, the Walker Police Department will distribute school uniforms to Livingston Parish families who need assistance outfitting their children with mandatory school uniforms.
BREC, along with the Scotlandville Hornets Alumni Association, will host its annual Community Blues and Heritage Festival on Sat., July 27 from 1-7 p.m. at Anna T. Jordan Community Park, 1750 Stilt St.
Louisiana Secretary of State Tom Schedler received the accolades of his peers across the country over the weekend by first by accepting the 2013 NASS IDEAS Award during the National Association of Secretaries of State conference in Anchorage, A