State Fire Marshal investigators are investigating a fatal house fire in Baton Rouge. State Fire Marshal Butch Browning said they received the call around 7:08 p.m. Saturday. The fire was located in the 7400 block of Greenwell Street.
500 men and women are fighting for one of just thirty slots at the BRPD Training Academy. Jason Lee is one of them, after 10 years in the Army National Guard he's ready to start giving back in his old North Baton Rouge community.
The crew at Gambino's bakery on Goodwood are working extra hard to bake, decorate, and box a Mardi Gras staple. Every year fans of the king cake come out to get the delicious treat, but every year the length of mardi gras season changes.
Wednesday marked the second annual "SU Girls Rock Awards Show" at Southern University. The Association for Women Students recognized their peers for accomplishments ranging from the field to the classroom.
The Green Army is on a mission to help protect people living in Louisiana. Their mission includes fighting to make it safer for people living near chemical facilities and for the people who work there too.
Sometimes it is difficult for police to return jewelry or other valuables to people who were robbed. But local pawn shops have both a legal responsibility and a financial incentive to reunite owners with their stolen items.