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'Stay Alive. Don't Drive.': BR officials launch new campaign

Here's a phrase to remember tonight,"Stay alive. Don't drive." That's the name of a program city officials want to push. As I found out, it's all about keeping you safe.

Man rescues 15-month-old baby spotted crawling down Georgia road

Long ago, Bryant Collins learned the value of choosing the right path. "I've been in a lot of bad situations," he admits.

Underwood gunman still at large

A gunman is still at large after a shooting last night on Underwood avenue. The victim has been identified as 28-year-old, Jeffrey Francois of Baton Rouge. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Jalen Mills challenges battery charges

Jalen Mills and his attorney plan to challenge charges claiming that he punched a women in her face leaving her unconscious with four stiches. Mills was arrested on wednesday and charged with second degree battery.

New Army recruits get ready for basic training

Thirty new Army recruits recited their enlistment oath Friday at Perkins Rowe. Right now, they're gearing up for basic training.

Help from public reunites lost girl with mother

A young girl is back with her mother today, thanks to people like you.

Swimming safety: Local swim instructors give tips to keep you safe this summer

It's almost summer time and a lot of you are already hitting the pools, but remember to be careful. Drowning deaths happen more often than we realize, but officials say knowing how to swim could help prevent this.

Boston doctors use rare procedure to deliver twins 24 days apart

When Lindalva DaSilva's unborn twins were in danger, doctors performed a rare and risky procedure - delivering one twin while giving the other more time to keep growing.

Elizabeth Smart shares inspiring story of courage to local teens

Local girls got a great lesson in courage from someone has overcome a terrifying situation.

LSU students react to Jalen Mills' arrest

"I do think that when incidents happen like this they should not be on the team at all because it happens way to much and they get away with way too much." That was the reaction from LSU Junior, Bethany Beraux upon hearing of Wednesda

Local leaders join mother of murder victim to pledge to stop domestic violence

A local woman is using her pain to try to save other families. On the anniversary of her daughter's death, law enforcement and city leaders promised to help Theolonious Gage stop domestic violence.

Kelli's Kloset: A local woman's dream comes true

A local woman's dream came true Saturday. A dream where she wanted to give back to women in her same shoes, who have cancer just like she did. Even though she's not here to celebrate it, her family and friends were.

French consul inducts 17 WWII veterans into Legion of Honor

The number of living World War II veterans is shrinking every day. On the 70th anniversary of D-Day, the French Government gave special awards Friday to several of the men who saved their country from Hitler's army.

Public pools enforce safety as the busy season hits

At Liberty Lagoon, life guards have to go through a rigorous training program and pass a swim test before they go on duty for the summer. there are also rules in place for the children, even if it may spoil a bit of fun.

Miss USA contestants enjoying their time in Baton Rouge

"You can't beat the food! I think I've gained 8 pounds since I've been here, no joke," said Haley O'Brien, Miss Minnesota.