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Volunteers piece together new playground for kids at Bernard Terrace

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

LHSAA members reject split playoff proposals for baseball, basketball, softball

Members of the LHSAA said they needed time more than they needed another split.

I-10 East and West open on MS River Bridge after fatal accident

(7:42 PM): All lanes are open I-10 East and West on the Mississippi River Bridge after an earlier accident.

Former Super Bowl champ previews The Big Game

Super Bowl XXXVIII champion Brian Kinchen sat down with NBC33's Matt Boudreaux to preview the Seahawks-Patriots matchup. 

Governor, BESE continue to fight over future of common core

Today, Governor Bobby Jindal took another step to stop common core in our state. Jindal gave parents the green light to remove their students from the Parcc exam and told school districts to come up with another way to measure their succes

Fire damages 6 apartments on Florida Boulevard

A faulty bathroom heater sparked a fire early this afternoon that damaged 6 apartments, according to the Baton Rouge Fire Department. It started around 1:45 p.m. at the Broadmoor Plantation apartment complex on Florida Boulevard.

How you can prevent child sexual abuse

Child porn is not an easy subject to talk about, but Noel Andrus thinks it's time we all start looking at the bigger picture.

Stolen antique sign returned to Tommy's Fish House

The antique sign that was stolen from Tommy’s Fish House has been returned to the restaurant’s owner, according to the Ascension Parish Sheriff’s

Woman spends $3K using credit cards stolen from locker room

Police are looking for a black woman who spent over $3,000 with credit cards she stole from a women’s locker room. It happened at the Spectrum Fitness in the 7000 block of Perkins Road on January 9, 2015.

2 men steal $150 in alcohol from Gonzales Walmart

Police are looking for two men who stole $150.00 worth of alcohol from the Walmart in Gonzales. It happened around 8:20 p.m. Wednesday night.

I-10 East at Highland open after fatal crash

All lanes are open I-10 East at Mile Post 171 (past Highland Road), following an earlier incident. The queue from this incident has reached Bluebonnet Boulevard. Use US 61 as an alternate route.

Gardere leaders excited about sidewalk construction plan

After six years of discussions, Gardere Lane will get a safety makeover. It will be a small change that could impact residents in several ways.

Dozens of pro-choice supporters protest new DHH abortion regulations

Today, pro-choice supporters gathered outside of the Department of Health and Hospitals to challenge new government regulations concerning abortion clinics.

LSU looks to renovate historic Huey P. Long Field House

 "It's very important. Again, it was part of the original campus construction back in the 1920s and 1930s when the University was built and of course, it was named after one of our former Governors Huey P.