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Baton Rouge Army Recruiting Battalion welcomes new commander

The Army's Baton Rouge Recruiting Battalion has a new commander.

Good News: NOAA predicts near-normal or below-normal 2014 Atlantic hurricane season

Here's there latest report: "In its 2014 Atlantic hurricane season outlook issued today, NOAA's Climate Prediction Center is forecasting a near-normal or below-normal season.

Charlie's Place offers unique respite care services for Alzheimer's patients

Baton Rouge has the only place in Louisiana that gives a break to people who care for loved ones with Alzheimer's.

'I wanted to die': former human trafficking victim speaks out about life as sex slave

One of the biggest problems facing the United States right now is human trafficking. It’s a huge problem here in Louisiana, especially in New Orleans.

Local vet at odds with the VA hospital

Oh yea, we're going to take care of it, they'll get me in with a doctor and then the same thing happens all over again.

Local family advocating for raw milk: pushing bill to be passed

 A local family wants to be able to buy and sell raw milk here in Louisiana. Right now, it's against the law.

Residents react to early morning apartment fire, building destroyed

Right now, Denham Springs firefighters are investigating an early morning fire that destroyed an apartment building.

Bayou Country Superfest brings stars and of course warm temps: stay hydrated

Temperatures are heating up just in time for the big Bayou Country Superfest Memorial Day weekend.

Drivers begin using Grosse Tete Bridge again

The La. 77 bridge over the Intracoastal Canal, also known as the Grosse Tete Bridge, is back in service ahead of schedule. Commuters say it's a big help for drivers in the area.

Kenilworth student wins international science competition

There is a world-renowned scientist living in Baton Rouge. But he does not work for LSU or Southern. No, he just finished middle school this week.

Elementary school students unveil new 300-pound mosaic

A brand new piece of art at Glen Oak Park Elementary.

Our Fallen Heroes: People come together to honor law enforcement officials who died in the line of duty

People came together Friday to honor our police who have died in the line of duty. It was definitely an emotional one for law enforcement and their families.

Local driver making 10th appearance in National Truck Driving Championships

The capital area is known for having some of the worst drivers in the country. But it is also home to one of the best.

LPSO Marine Division helping keep boaters safe

The Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office's Marine Division has a simple mission: keep people safe on the water. Deputies check boats to make sure they have the required number of life jackets, and that no on is drinking and boating.

APSO veteran saves two-year-old boy from drowning

A 16-year veteran of the Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office is being hailed a hero. Sergeant Chad Stafford jumped into a pond and saved a little boy from drowning.