At Cenikor in Baton Rouge, February and March are the busiest times of the year when it comes to people checking in and getting help. Program director Keith Cooper says Lent has a little to do with it.
A space heater caused an estimated $25,000 in damages after sparking a fire early this afternoon, according to the Baton Rouge Fire Department.
It happened around 12:24 p.m. in the 2600 block of Lobelia Avenue.
U.S. District Judge Nannette Jolivette Brown dismissed a lawsuit Friday that would have had held oil and gas companies accountable for an estimated 50 billion dollars in coastal restoration and protection.
Baton Rouge Police arrested 23 year old Michael Woolfolk on Saturday.
He was charged with a number of things after his alcohol fueled evening came to a close.
One that sticks out is the cruelty to juveniles.