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  1. BREC takes fiscally responsible route with Baton Rouge Zoo yet politicians complain: JR BallRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 |

    The Baton Rouge Zoo is located just off Thomas Road in Baker. Consultants suggest the zoo would be better served by moving to a south Baton Rouge location.


  2. Drunk driver gets 25 years for killing woman with falling French Quarter balcony poleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2015 |

    A drunk driver who last year killed a French Quarter pedestrian on the eve of her 22nd birthday in a bizarre and gruesome sidewalk accident pleaded guilty Thursday to vehicular homicide. Tevest Vance , 38, entered into a plea agreement that spared him a potential life sentence for ending the life of Taylor McGonigle , a young woman from the Baton Rouge suburb of Baker.


  3. Planned Parenthood and Bobby Jindal's administration headed back to federal court Oct. 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2015 |

    But if a recent court decision in Arkansas is any indication, the Jindal administration could face some difficulty in convincing a judge the administration shouldn't be temporarily blocked from canceling Planned Parenthood's contract. Arkansas was in a very similar position as the Jindal administration, having terminated Planned Parenthood of the Heartland's contract on Aug. 14. According to court documents, Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson said the Planned Parenthood contract was terminated because "this organization does not represent the values of the people of our state."


  4. BREC will waste taxpayer dollars if Howell Park Golf Course remains open: JR BallRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2015 |

    A small crowd of golfers practice their swing on the practice green at the City Park golf course on Wednesday, February 19, 2014. City Park on Dalrymple Drive is home to one of the seven BREC golf courses in Baton Rouge.


  5. Ethan Hawke's jazz biopic 'Born to Be Blue' to open 2015 New Orleans...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2015 | The Times-Picayune

    The Chet Baker biopic "Born to Be Blue" will get the 2015 New Orleans Film Festival off to a musical start when the nine-day event kicks off Oct. 14. The selection of director Robert Budreau's film as the opening-night centerpiece was announced Tuesday by festival organizers, who also revealed this year's closing-night selection, along with the titles of the festival's high-profile centerpiece and spotlight films. All together, the 2015 lineup -- which includes such buzzy titles as "Carol," "Legend" and "I Saw the Light" -- promise a mix of both locally shot films and award-season fare, and sometimes both at once.


  6. Talk is cheap for Northwestern State wide receiver Ed EaganRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2015 |

    Northwestern State University senior wide receiver Ed Eagan, who played at Holy Cross High, needs eight receptions and 740 yards to become the Demons' all-time leading receiver. . But I think coach Thomas and coach Lockett did a good job of breaking through to him.'


  7. Dead horse found tied to a fence in Baker, TV station reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2015 |

    WRBZ reports that Baton Rouge Police Department was called to a scene near the Baton Rouge Zoo where a dead horse was found tied by its back legs to a fence. morning in Baker with its hind legs tied to a fence, according to WBRZ.


  8. Baker day care license revoked after employee accused of lying about identityRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2015 |

    Alica Robinson, 39, was arrested on suspicion of identity theft and forgery after policy say she presented education officials and state police with a fake ID. State officials revoked the license of a Baker day care Friday , after a woman who worked there was arrested on suspicion of lying to education officials and state police about her identity.


  9. Nashville-based Captain D's moving into Baton Rouge market, website reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2015 |

    Nashville-based fast casual seafood restaurant Captain D's will re-enter the Baton Rouge market soon, Daily Report says. The chain once had restaurants in Baker and Denham Springs, and Chief Development Officer Michael Arrowsmith says customers in the Baton Rouge area have been asking for Captain D's to return.


  10. Severe thunderstorm warnings for Baton Rouge, St. Tammany until 4:15...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | The Times-Picayune

    The National Weather Service has issued severe thunderstorm warnings for Baton Rouge, and St. Tammany Parish until 4:15 p.m. and two more severe thunderstorm warnings for the River Parishes until 4:30 p.m. Thursday . "At 3:32 p.m., Doppler radar indicated a severe thunderstorm capable of producing damaging winds in excess of 60 mph," said the Baton Rouge warning message.


  11. ACT scores rise for 3rd straight year in LouisianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 |

    In this archived photo, Mandeville High School students work on computers. St. Tammany had the highest ACT scores in the state in 2015.


  12. Scotlandville coach Eric Randall resigns position for administrative role at BakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2015 | The Times-Picayune

    The former Glen Oaks and Southern University quarterback and Southern Lab coach had led the Hornets for three seasons after a eight-year hiatus from coaching during which he served as assistant principal at Baton Rouge High. "As a professional, the last year has been challenging," he said.


  13. Miss USA 2015 contestants go out and about in Baton RougeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2015 | The Times-Picayune

    The Miss USA contestants in Baton Rouge preparing for the big pageant July 12 took some time to get out and about in the city ahead of the holiday weekend. Starting off the day with some kayaking and hiking at BREC's Greenwood Community park in Baker, some of the ladies got a quick lesson in staying afloat.


  14. Stephen F. Austin offers Livonia teammates Donovan Robertson, Christion EdwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2015 | The Times-Picayune

    The offers are Robertson's third in the past week - joining Grambling State and Southeastern Louisiana in pursuit of the 2016 defensive back - and Edwards' first. "It took me by a big surprise, and I wasn't really expecting it," Edwards said.


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