Average retail gasoline prices in Baton Rouge have fallen 5.1 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.20/g yesterday. This compares with the national average that has fallen 5.8 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.43/g.
A Livingston Parish Elementary School is going green! North Live Oak Elementary now has solar panels to help conserve energy and to be an educational tool for students. This is all thanks to two teachers.
Construction is now underway on the new IBM Technology Center in downtown Baton Rouge.
Governor Jindal and IBM leaders officially broke ground on the $55 million facility which will soon bring 800 jobs to Baton Rouge.