If you have not been to downtown Baton Rouge lately, you may not realize just how much it has grown. There are new businesses opening, millions of dollars in investments being made, and properties being built and renovated all over.
Civil Rights activist and Iconic Reverend T.J. Jemison died Friday evening. He was 95-years-old. His son Ted Jemison Jr. tells NBC33 news his father passed away around 5:30 Friday at Our Lady of the Lake Hospital.
President Obama is under fire for breaking a promise. He's ordered the new insurance standards lowered for one year. So, he said if you like your plan you, in fact, will be able to keep your it in many cases, but not all.
A local program worked with students who didn't finish high school, and helped dozens of them get GEDs and start promising lives.
Until this year, that is when it was forced to shut down because of a clerical error.