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Woman killed in East Feliciana Parish crash

Shortly after 10:30 p.m. on Sunday, Louisiana State Police began investigating a single vehicle crash that occurred on LA Hwy 10 west of LA Hwy 961 in East Feliciana Parish. The crash took the life of 66-year-old Jo Ann M.

Gas prices on the rise for holiday weekend

Gas prices in Baton Rouge are below the national average of 3.98 which peaked this May.

Do It Big Auto raises $1000 for the greater Baton Rouge food bank

"Do It Big auto" in Baton Rouge hosted its second annual car show today with all proceeds going to the greater Baton Rouge food bank.

Volunteers help get new charter school ready for the school year

Volunteers from across the area put on their painter caps and gloves. It's all to help one of Baton Rouge's newest charter schools get ready for it's first school year.

Hunter looking for location willing to display 800lb. alligator

A Pointe Coupee man has a dilemma: he caught one of the biggest alligators in local history, but he needs a place to put it. Now he is looking for a spot where everyone can enjoy it.

Beating the Odds: Local boy overcomes medical condition

No expectant mom wants to hear her baby will die. That was the news one local mom got at 20 weeks pregnant, but now, eight years later, her seven-year-old son is beating all the odds.

UPDATE: BRPD find missing 23-year-old

UPDATE: Allyson Miller, who went missing, on June 24, was found earlier today without incident, BRPD reports. ORIGINAL: Baton Rouge Police are searching for a 23 year old woman.

TPSO arrest 5 for operating meth lab, endangering children in Kentwood

Five people are now in jail for operating a methamphetamine lab and endangering three children.

BR Little League team making LA proud in World Series

Some Louisiana baseball players are celebrating in Orange Beach, Alabama, and they have good reason! 

LSU pitcher Aaron Nola named 2014 National Pitcher of the Year

-- LSU junior right-hander Aaron Nola was named the 2014 National Pitcher of the Year Friday by the College Baseball Foundation.

Rain doesn't stop parade of giving in Zachary

Rain doesn't stop a parade, or in this case, a good deed.

Assumption Parish Sheriff warns of 9 scams targeting elderly

Sheriff Mike Waguespack would like the residents of Assumption parish to be aware of possible scam artists targeting seniors here in our parish.

Payton selected by Sixers in 2014 NBA Draft; headed to Magic in trade

Former Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns men’s basketball standout Elfrid Payton became the third player in school history to be chosen in the first round of the NBA Draft when he was selected on Thursday as the 10th overall pick by the Phila

Youth soccer is big business for Baton Rouge

There was no way to rain on the parade of the US Youth Soccer Regional Tournament this week. Thousands of kids hit the field for a spot in the national championship. But the big winner was the City of Baton Rouge.

Bucks select LSU's Johnny O'Bryant III in NBA draft

The Milwaukee Bucks drafted LSU forward Johnny O'Bryant III in the second round of the NBA Draft. He was the 36th overall selection.