Local News

Baton Rouge couple turn haunted cemetery into wedding site

 A dream wedding for one local couple would be a nightmare for many. Matt Burt and Jessica Rushing got married Wednesday night inside the necropolis at The 13th Gate.

BREC Baton Rouge Zoo wants you to show your artistic 'wild' side

BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo with "Baton Rouge Parents Magazine" are excited to announce our second art contest. Let tigers, peacocks, rhinos or the African crowned crane be your inspiration, and let you inner artist go WILD.

Burglars locked up for snatching cigarettes, booze, honey buns

Two men are behind bars for allegedly burglarizing a convenience store in Houma. The suspects stole cigarettes, a bottle of booze and honey buns.

More land collapses into Bayou Corne sinkhole

 Assumption Parish emergency officials have released a new picture today, showing the latest changes to the size of the sinkhole.

Decision 2012 set for November 6th

 Decision 2012 is set for November 6th.  If election day is anything like early voting this year next Tuesday is gonna be a busy day. 

New photo of sinkhole released

Assumption Parish emergency officials have released a new photo, today, showing the latest changes to the size of the sinkhole.  That is where a huge chunk collapsed in the hole yesterday 20 feet by 80 feet in fact.

New York gets wrath of storm

President Obama joined Governor Chris Christie on a tour of storm ravaged New Jersey Wednesday afternoon. 

Illegal drugs worth over $25,000 recovered from suspect's vehicle

 On Oct. 28, Troopers and Narcotics Investigators from Louisiana State Police arrested Bernard Forrest, 32, of Angie, La.

Jordan Jefferson released from prison

Former LSU football star Jordan Jefferson is being released from parish prison on supervised probation.

Exciting announcement for travelers from Louisianas DOTD

There is an exciting announcement for travelers from Louisiana's Department Of Transportation And Development today.