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Should police officers carry 'miracle drug' to reverse heroin overdoses?

Heroin use is on the rise in the Baton Rouge area, as is the number of people who have died from it.

Local woman creates 'Hot Mom Bod' diet to help women lose weight

Leslie Lancaster is a woman with whom many of us moms can relate. She says she put on fifty pounds with both her pregnancies…and ate a ton of whatever she wanted both times.

Remembering Morgan City Chief Crouch

UPDATE: Visitation for Chief Travis Crouch has been moved to the Morgan City Municipal Auditorium located at Hwy 182 and Myrtle St. in Morgan City. Visitation is from 10:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Locals react to super bowl commercials

There are super bowl commercials that tug at your heart strings, and others that make you laugh. The commercials for some people are the main attractions on super bowl Sunday.

Long road to recovery for victims of Turner Plaza apartment fire

This was a bad week to be out in the cold. But that was the reality for dozens of people whose apartments burned down in a fire.

Hundreds line the streets for a chance to dance on 'So you think you can dance'

The dancers came from all over the south, from Texas to Alabama to right here in Louisiana. All are hoping for the same thing, a chance to dance on the hit show ‘So you think you can dance.’

Local dairy sees benefit for farmers, consumers in Farm Bill

Farmers are breathing a big sigh of relief. The U.S. House of Representatives passed a Farm Bill, and it will likely become law soon.

Private I's Family Ties: Private investigator works to reunite families

Imagine going your entire life not knowing who your birth parents. Well it happens more often than you might think. That's where a Port Allen private investigator comes in. She helps people find their loved ones.

Thawed out and open for business

 From dry cleaners to restaurants businesses are back open,and owners say they expect big crowds.

Local teen takes a stand against cyber-bullying and expoitation

Cyber-bullying is a problem across our nation.

People in Gonzales say goodbye to Cal's Bakery

People in Gonzales are saying goodbye to a piece of the city's history. Cal's Bakery closed it's doors Thursday after decades in business. So, loyal customers lined up to say their final goodbyes.

BTR re-opens, travelers excited to reach final destinations

Days after a winter storm hit the south, area airports have finally opened up for business again or take-offs and landings.

More than 1,000 Atlanta area students reunited with parents after bad weather

Children across the Atlanta metro area had to spend Tuesday night in school as school buses couldn't drive on the slick roads.

DOTD claims strategic improvements lead to good road conditions

Drivers had a much easier time getting home Tuesday night when Interstate 10 and Interstate 12 reopened following the ice storm that gripped the area.

Businesses open despite icy roadways

Quite a few local business owners didn't let the wild winter weather stop them from getting back to work Wednesday.