1 hr ago | Busted In Acadiana
On Monday May 18th, 2013, WVLA NBC reported, "three people, including a teenager, were sent to the hospital on Mother's Day after they were attacked at a local gas station.
4 hrs ago | The Advocate
The state's highest court Friday let stand a Baker man's manslaughter conviction and 40-year prison term in the 2009 stabbing death of his wife, lawyer Chiquita Tate, in her downtown Baton Rouge office.
8 hrs ago | NOLA.com
Louisiana lawmakers are considering multiple pieces of legislation relating to K-12 and higher education issues.
12 hrs ago | Lodging
Lightstone Value Plus Real Estate Investment Trust announced the acquisition of two Marriott-branded hotels in Baton Rouge, Louisiana for $15.6 million.
13 hrs ago | WBRZ
Graduation week continues in Baton Rouge this morning with hundreds of students receiving diplomas on the bluff at Southern University.
17 hrs ago | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge
The make-up of the Baton Rouge City Court may likely change in the coming months.
18 hrs ago | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge
The director of the East Baton Rouge Companion Animal Alliance admits her city-parish shelter messed up big time Friday.
State Rep. Barry Ivey, R-Central, shown here in a campaign ad espousing his pro-gun platform, filed a bill Tuesday allowing for lifetime concealed carry permits.
The 2013 legislative session in Baton Rouge is three weeks from its close on June 6 and lawmakers are steeped in debate on a number of issues, including the state budget.
KIPP, a national outfit that operates KIPP: Central City school and several others in New Orleans, has applied to open eight more schools in Orleans and East Baton Rouge parishes.
Advocate staff photo by Jim Mustian -- Isabelle Gilmore and her attorney, Anthony Long, argue Thursday before the Municipal Fire and Police Civil Service Board that Gilmore, a former police officer, should be allowed to take the police chief's exam next week.. The Municipal Fire and Police Civil Service Board denied an appeal Thursday from a former ... (more)
According to figures released by the Greater Baton Rouge Association of Realtors, 783 homes were sold in the eight-parish area, compared with 611 in April 2012.
LSU AgCenter gardening specialist Kiki Fontenot gives a lesson in gardening to three- and four- year- olds at St.
Former Blue Cross president BATON ROUGE - Services for former Blue Cross/Blue Shield president John "Jerry" Broadus will be Friday.
Attorney General Buddy Caldwell has asked a Baton Rouge judge to block access to records requested by a company whose $200 million Medicaid contract was canceled by the state.
Advocate staff photo by PATRICK DENNIS -- 105 and counting -- Nefreteria Augustus, second from left, gives Celia Dawson a big hug and kiss Tuesday during a celebration party for Dawson's 105th birthday at St.
Baton Rouge police are investigating a shooting Wednesday night on North Donmoor Avenue that left a man wounded, a police spokesman said.
Flood Warning for East Baton Rouge Parish was issued at May 18 at 8:38PM CDT