The Baton Rouge Red Cross chapter is doing what it can to prepare for Karen, no matter where or when the storm hits. Volunteers are getting rounded up, supplies are being loaded and the waiting begins.
East Baton Rouge City Parish leaders showed off their proposed plans to fix traffic headaches on Perkins road between Siegen Lane and just East of Pecue Lane. City parish is still a long way away from starting construction on the project.
The future of the the Jewel J. Newman Community Center is still uncertain, but Monday evening people living in Scotlandville got a chance to hear about a plan to help build up the community center's advisory board.