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EPA Awards Funding to LSU for Projects to Reduce Pesticide Risks to Bees

On Wednesday, Jan. 8, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced that LSU was one of three schools to receive agricultural grants for Integrated Pest Management (IPM).

Community Coffee partners with customers to give Military a taste of home

In 2013, Community Coffee reached a new landmark of more than 20,000 pounds of coffee shipped to overseas military personnel through its Military Match program.

Zachary woman celebrates 110th birthday

The music, the food, the cake equal all the makings of a family birthday party, but there's one thing that makes this gathering all the greater.

LSU Baseball coach Paul Mainieri to enter ABCA Hall of Fame on Friday

LSU coach Paul Mainieri will be inducted Friday night into the American Baseball Coaches Association Hall of Fame at the Hilton Anatole Hotel in Dallas as part of the annual ABCA convention.

Red Stick drops; brings in new year

The inaugural "Red Stick Revelry" was in full effect Tuesday evening.  NBC33 was in the middle of the action.

911-operator stops WA mom from jumping off bridge

It was probably the longest eight minutes of her life. A 9-1-1 dispatcher was on the line with a mother threatening suicide while her daughter watched.

Las Vegas cab driver returns 300K left by passenger

It's a case of high dollar lost and found. It's the story of $300,000 cash which was lost, left behind, and literally dropped onto a Las Vegas cabdriver's backseat.

Little girl's service dog sits in on life-saving surgery

Doctors at North Carolina's Duke University Medical Center sought the help of a one of a kind specialist today. No, this wasn't your typical expert, this one has four legs and is covered in fur.

ADI releases top success stories for animals in 2013

Animal Defenders International (ADI), a world-leading animal rights organization, has named their top ten animal rights success stories for 2013. The list includes campaign efforts launched all around the world.

BR woman, 'LSU's oldest fan' celebrates 100th birthday on Christmas

While many are still soaking in Christmas day, December 25th is another special milestone for Tina Bonanno.  "[I'm] 100. They say I don't look my age...Do I?" she laughed.

People celebrate the meaning of Christmas

Hundreds across the Baton Rouge area came out today to attend Christmas mass. People filed in one after another at St. Jospeh Cathedral in downtown Baton Rouge.

Volunteers give back to the less fortunate for Christmas

Christmas is a day we spend time with family and open plenty of gifts, but it's also a time for giving. The Beaugh family spends every Christmas helping to feed the less fortunate in their community.

Last-minute holiday travelers make their way

In the wake of Christmas Eve, lots of folks are on the road or in the air to see loved ones.

Service offers alternative ways to get home safely during the holidays

We have a safety alert for you as we approach the new year. A lot of you may be going to holiday parties within the next couple of weeks. Local businesses want to make sure you stay safe if you've had one too many.

Iberville couple gets an early Christmas surprise

An Iberville Parish couple got an early Christmas gift. Their baby girl came two months early. Get this, she wasn't born at a hospital, but in the back of her dad's car.