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Zachary residents take challenge to honor Columbine victim

Rachel Scott was just 17-years-old when her young life was cut short in the worst high school massacre in our nation's history. She was the first student killed at Columbine High School in 1999.

Two local veterans receive new cars that could change their lives

A handful of local companies found a way to change the lives of two local veterans: they gave them cars. "Yes, it's been kind of tough," Ruby Parker said, "but God is good. God is so good!"

Honoring our veterans: U.S.S. Kidd holds annual Veterans Day event

Veterans Day is a day to recognize strength, courage and sacrifice... all things Richard Brandt and Ken Dixon can relate to.

LSU provides way for student veterans to transition into civilian world

Courage, strength and dedication are just some of the traits you have to have to be in the military.

Woman brings new light to Donaldsonville after surviving kidney failure

One local woman is working to bring new light to the town of Donaldsonville. She's working to bring more events to the area and get more people of her hometown involved.

Pointe Coupee's 'Singing Sheriff' in national competition

Pointe Coupee Parish Sheriff Bud Torres wants your votes. Not for an election, but for a music competition. It's a second act with a very personal meaning for him.

LSU tailgaters get early start for Bama game

The fun, the food and the fans! Tim Tregre and Tootie Nowell said those are just some of the best parts about tailgating, especially against getting ready for one of LSU's biggest rivals... the University of Alabama's Crimson Tide.

Local woman starts blanket, clothes drive for homeless veterans

On any given day...the staff at Gulf Coast Occupational Medicine is busy helping patients. But one employee has a goal to also help those less fortunate than others...homeless veterans.

'No Mo Mojo' tour educates students about synthetic marijuana

State officials call it poison. Right now, more than a hundred people are in local hospitals because of synthetic marijuana.

Water Worries: officials defend skepticism as St. John water lawsuit grows

Water is a big part of life here in South Louisiana. But people in part of St. John the Baptist Parish look at their water and wonder if it will make them sick.

Cancer survivor rings in her cancer-free celebration

 A local woman fought through all the complications of cancer, and now she is free of the disease.

GBR Food Bank's supply at 5 year low, in desperate need of donations

There's a huge food shortage at the greater Baton Rouge Food Bank, and they need your help.

Pastor hopes new resource center brings Eden Park community together

 A local pastor wants to see change in Baton Rouge, that's why she's starting her own resource center.

Blight Court successfully cleaning up East Baton Rouge property

East Baton Rouge Parish is getting tough with people who do not take care of their homes. There is once again a special court set up just for people with run-down property.

'Joshua's Journey': Fundraiser to help local man in need of kidney transplant

More than 100,000 people are waiting for organ transplants in our country. Joshua Plaisance is one of them. "You've got to take it day-by-day sometimes hour-by-hour, minute-by-minute," Plaisance said.