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"For the next year, year-and-a-half or so, we're going to focus on Louisiana and make sure we capture as much market opportunity as we can."
Former Baton Rouge businessman Gregory M. Walker, who has admitted defrauding buyers of $1.4 million in Louisiana film tax credits that he did not own, allegedly enticed $325,000 from other investors in July.
Baton Rouge police were investigating a shooting Saturday that left at least one dead and one injured in the 600 block of East Polk Street.
Rendering provided by 440 on Third -- The former Capital One Bank building in downtown Baton Rouge is shown with an additional floor as part of a remodeling that will convert the building into apartments, commercial and office space and house a Matherne's Supermarket.
Mayor Kip Holden was honored at the Second Annual Baton Rouge Area Association of Black Journalists Scholarship luncheon.
For the fifth straight year, Journey Church in Greenwell Springs is using its biggest outreach event - The Great Egg Hunt - to help share the Gospel.
Stan McDaniel and his friends gathered at the former Oaks at Sherwood Friday afternoon like they do every week.
A Baton Rouge man was arrested early Friday morning on charges of aggravated rape, armed robbery, felon in possession of a firearm, possession of a stolen firearm and second degree kidnapping.
Baton Rouge Police K-9 Division recently placed first overall in the Patrol dogs competition as part of the annual United States Police Canine Region 10 Field Trials.
Early voting begins across the state Saturday for the May 3 general election. Voting will continue through April 26 from 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m., excluding Sunday.
A Valley mom accused of leaving her children in the car while she went on a job interview promised to talk about it Tuesday.
The three businesses are located just south of the city limits in the area that is being proposed for the new city of St. George.
The people that make up the Southern University community will never forget the institution's history.
Baton Rouge city judge sub-districts would be organized according to the above map had the Louisiana Legislature passed House Bill 198 by Rep. Alfred Williams, D-Baton Rouge.
Advocate staff photo by TRAVIS SPRADLING -- Interim East Baton Rouge Planning Director Ryan Holcomb, at the City-Parish Planning Commission's open house for Planning Director job finalists to meet staff and interested members of the public, on March 7. Metro Councilman and Mayor Pro Tem Chandler Loupe is recommending that Holcomb be appointed to ... (more)
A 20-year old man was arrested Thursday on first-degree murder and other counts in the June 9 fatal shooting of Octavia Jackson, 27, at Club Shenanigans, 3964 Plank Road.