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Single Colorado dad goes to beauty school for daughter

A former Navy technician with a shaved head has become the go-to hair stylist for his 2-year-old daughter. Single dad Greg Wickherst could barely contain Izzy's hair in a simple ponytail.

Volunteers piece together new playground for kids at Bernard Terrace

The work continued Saturday on a new playground for kids at Bernard Terrace Elementary.

Pennington launches new tool to fight childhood obesity

A new tool could be the key to fighting childhood obesity in Louisiana.

182 Louisiana homeless assistance programs receive federal grants

Christian Arvel, a homeless man who made his own shelter in Mid City can tell you how much of a difference a little help can make.

New campaign launches to end secondhand smoking in BR

 "2015 will be the first year where all of our local hospitals and healthcare organizations will have tobacco-free campuses," said Mayor of Baton Rouge Kip Holden.

Wrongfully imprisoned man gets free trip to Super Bowl

When Ryan Ferguson and his dad travel this week to Glendale, Arizona, for the Super Bowl, it will be a bucket-list experience. And yet for them it will be so much more.

EBR Court graduates new class of child advocates

Every house is not a home. Hundreds of children are in danger of being abused or neglected in Louisiana.

'Helping Christian Arvel' page set up to aid homeless man

After learning about Christian Arvel, the homeless man who lives behind an abandoned gas station in Mid City, many of you reached out to help.

Thousands of educators get ready to jump start students into their careers

More than a thousand teachers from across the state packed Downtown Baton Rouge Wednesday. It is part of the Jump Start Convention.

Lafourche Parish man uses 30-acre farm to fight hunger

On this Martin Luther King Jr. Day, several volunteers spent the hours harvesting for the hungry all thanks to the generosity of a Lafourche Parish man.

Denham Springs remembers Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

The morning started at the L.M. Lockhart Center in Denham Springs. People of all ages came together, formed up and with a police escort they marched.

Local Red Cross volunteers bring fire safety tips to BR residents

It is a three-day weekend for a lot of people, but the American Red Cross wants to make sure you stay safe.

Former LSU baseball players give back to fight cancer

 The LSU Baseball Team is gearing up for the 2015 season, but some former players hit the diamond again for a good cause.

Steve Gleason to join Senator Vitter as State of the Union guest

U.S. Senator David Vitter (R-La.) today announced that Steve Gleason will join him as his guest to President Obama’s State of the Union address to Congress.