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A holiday homecoming for soldier and 9-year-old daughter

It started as a normal day at St. Jean Vianney for Madison Davis, but little did she know, there was a big surprise waiting on her.  NBC33 was in on the secret.

Alejandra Juan becomes new Executive Director of USS KIDD Veterans Memorial Museum

The Louisiana Naval War Memorial Commission is pleased to announce Ms. Alejandra “Alex” Juan as the new Executive Director of the USS KIDD Veterans Memorial & Museum.

Local small businesses among early adopters of Bitcoins

High-tech investors have been excited recently about the rising value of Bitcoins. But they are not just a collectible for computer nerds. More and more, small businesses are getting in on the Bitcoin rush.

Shelter dogs and inmates get second chance

When you think of graduation, the cap, the gown, and the diploma are a few things that may come to mind. But, in St. Gabriel, Monday's ceremony was a bit different.

Trevor's wish honored; BR food bank donations

You might recall Trevor Sims--the story of an 11 year old boy who's dying wish was to make sure the hungry in Baton Rouge had something to eat.

Soldiers come home just in time for Christmas

Christmas is next week, but Monday, Christmas came a little early. Soldiers from the 922nd National Guard Unit came home to loved ones that have been missing them and waiting for them all year.

Rodrigue family announces funeral arrangements for Blue Dog artist; Statements from family, state leaders

The Rodrigue family invites the community to join them in mourning the passing of internationally renowned and beloved artist George Rodrigue.

LA sheriffs receive national award

On Tuesday, December 3, 2013, law enforcement task force, Joint Task Force Seven (JTF7), which is comprised of the seven sheriffs surrounding the Greater Baton Rouge area, received one of seven National Service Awards presented by Ready Communi

SU graduates look forward to next steps

It was pomp and circumstance for graduates at Southern University Friday.

St. James Parish kicks off festival of the bonfires

St. James Parish kicked off the festival of the bonfires Friday, but it's not your ordinary shindig. Festival Committee Member, Terry Roussel said, " [It's] south louisiana style, okay?"

BRCC launches new scholarship program

What if you wanted to gain work skills, but college is just not for you or your budget? Baton Rouge Community College wants to help with its new scholarship program.

Couple spends nearly $1000 a month to feed neighborhood children

For some students who catch the school bus in Chattanooga, Tennessee's Avondale community, their early mornings were filled with foul language, fights and junk food. That was until one couple decided to make a difference.

Thibodaux mom speaks out: 'I'm not an animal hoarder'

"I'm not an animal hoarder. I've been rescuing animals, as long as, I could walk,” Lorencia Raffray, said. “I was rescuing animals."

SU excited about SWAC championship victory; 10 years since last win

The SWAC trophy is back on the bluff. The Southern jaguars took down the Jackson State tigers 34 to 27 Saturday in Reliant stadium.

BR native earns promotion to Staff Sergeant in U.S. Marine Corps

Andrew Nackley is now a staff sergeant in the United States Marine Corps.