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3 hrs ago | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge
East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff Sid Gautreaux will hold a 5 p.m. news conference to announce a new development in this weekend's deadly shooting of a 7-year-old boy.
4 hrs ago | KPLC-TV Lake Charles
The 6th Annual Cajun Castaway Kayak Fishing Tournament will be held from 6 a.m. to 3 p.m. on August 23 in Lake Charles.
9 hrs ago | WBRZ
Fete Baton Rouge is now less than two weeks away. Many of Louisiana's top chefs will come together for a night of fine food, wine and celebration.
13 hrs ago | The Advocate
WINE & JEMINI VENTURE: 6 p.m., Rennaissance Hotel of Baton Rouge, 7000 Bluebonnet Blvd. The Baton Rouge-based band will perform original acoustic music as well as covers.
The Les Miles Show will have its 2014 debut on Wednesday, Aug. 20 at 7 p.m. from TJ Ribs on Acadian Thruway.
Ascension Parish sheriff's deputies arrested a Baton Rouge man Tuesday in a rash of vehicle burglaries last month in the Geismar area, said Maj.
Heading out on the town with your pooch? It's always nice to make sure they're well-dressed for the occasion.
Louisiana court officials facing new age restrictions that could oust them from office will instead be allowed to sign up for re-election bids next week.
The Baton Rouge owner of three mental health centers was sentenced Monday to pay $43.5 million in restitution and serve 8-and-a-half years in federal prison for a Medicare fraud scheme.
Going by the title "Sector Separation" given the plan by the Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council, Reef Fish Amendment 40 will divide recreational fishing for red snapper in the Gulf of Mexico into "private" and "for-hire" sectors.
Advocate staff file photo by PATRICK DENNIS -- The exterior of the East Baton Rouge School Board offices building on South Foster Drive.
Travonte Valentine tweeted Monday morning that he has been cleared to play for LSU and is on his way to Baton Rouge.
Murry "Joey" Duncan, a former special education teacher at Mt. Hermon Junior High School in Washington Parish, faces child sex abuse charges in Washington, East Baton Rouge parishes.
The crawfish boil-inspired Nikes designed by local skateboard shop employee Hunter Hulin have been on the market for two days, but they're already red hot.
The Kiwanians' fundraiser is Saturday from 2 - 4 p.m. at Circle Bowl in Baton Rouge.
BATON ROUGE PRESS CLUB: Noon, Belle of Baton Rouge, 102 France St. William Broussard, director of athletics at Southern University, will speak about the upcoming football season and give updates on the other athletic programs at Southern.
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Updated: Wed Aug 20, 2014 02:49 pm
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