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UPDATE: Road closures continue after busted gas line

UPDATE: The northbound left lane of Stanford Ave is open from West Lakeshore. The southbound lane of Stanford Ave is open to Highland Rd The eastbound lane of West Lakeshore is open to Stanford Ave.

Easter meals and gifts served at St. Vincent de Paul

Dozens of people packed St Vincent de Paul's dining room on Sunday for a little fellowship and a warm Easter meal.

BRPD investigating shooting on East Polk Street

Baton Rouge Police Detectives are investigating a shooting involving two victims which occurred Saturday  around 1:15pm in the 600 block of East Polk St.

'No progress': North BR resident fed up with blighted properties, plans a march

For most people, Easter weekend is a time to enjoy things like crawfish boils and easter egg hunts with family, but for some local residents, they won't get that luxury.

Tub Time With Tate: Local photographer makes an impact with his unique style

To be an artist, you need a vision. One local photographer's creativity is taking him to places he's never imagined. Photography, for Tate Tullier, it started off as just a hobby.

UPDATE: Phone service restored to Lane Regional Medical Center

UDPATE: Phone service to Lane Regional Medical Center was restored around 11am Friday morning. Crews struck a phone line near La 16 and La 64 around 8:45.

System, psychology combine to allow drivers to get repeated DWI charges

For the second time in a month, a local driver has been arrested with a significant number of DWI charges, prompting lots of people to ask how someone with several DWIs on their record can continue to drive.

LSU in search of second straight Super Six appearance

The third-seeded LSU gymnastics team will compete for a spot in the NCAA Super Six Finals for the second straight season and fourth time overall when the Tigers take on five other teams in NCAA Semifinal I at 1 p.m. CT Friday in BJCC Arena.

Zurich Classic Capital One Bank Celebrity Shootout players announced

Recently signed New Orleans Saints cornerback Champ Bailey will make his public debut when sports and music stars will tee it up for their respective charities in the Capital One Bank Celebrity Shootout at 3 p.m.

Law enforcement officials join together with students to stop the violence

It seems every night, we're telling you about something violent that happened in our area, but there are some people who say there is something we can do about it. It starts in our schools.

Road to Carnegie Hall: Local teen prepares for the performance of a lifetime

A local teen is getting ready for the performance of a lifetime.

EBRSO arrests two teens for making threats on social media

Two students from Westdale Middle School have been arrested for making threats of a schools shooting on a social media website.

Troopers arrest Denham Springs man for 6th DWI offense

Louisiana State Police arrested Lee Edward Easley, 29, of Denham Springs on Wednesday. He's accused of driving while intoxicated for the 6th time.

Police continue search for double murder suspect

The search for Ron Green Sr., 44, continues Thursday morning. He's accused of shooting and killing his wife, Dewona Green, and 12 year old son, Ronald Green Jr., on Lakeway Cove Avenue around 2:00 a.m. Thursday.

Community reacts to officer involved shooting

People living in the Happywoods Subdivision are still processing after an officer involved shooting in their neighborhood.