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"American Routes," the nationally aired public radio music program based in New Orleans, will feature the 2014 Baton Rouge Blues Festival this weekend in Baton Rouge, Lafayette and New Orleans.
A brand new fire station will be built in Baton Rouge soon. This comes after council members voted to do so at the Metro Council meeting Wednesday.
Baton Rouge police arrested a man on a count of obscenity after they say he stripped naked in the backyard of a home in the 1300 block of Laurel Street so he could take a shower with a hose.
A potentially deadly brain-eating amoeba was discovered in a water system that serves more than 12,500 people, and state officials started flushing the system Thursday.
Gov. Bobby Jindal's lawsuit against the Obama Administration over Common Core is sure to excite the GOP's red meat crowd, but at the end of the day few believe it will change anything other than the governor's network TV schedule.
Louisiana State University Agricultural Center , headquartered in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, has built a 4D body scanner device.
After a study, the Department of Public Works will set the speed limit at 40 mph.
Police say they arrested a man accused of making terrorizing threats on the campus of Baton Rouge Community College campus Wednesday morning.
Deputies with the Iberville Parish Sheriff's Office say one person was killed and another critically injured in a shooting on Daisy Avenue in St. Gabriel, La.
Will Hayden -- Red Jacket Firearms owner and the Discovery Channel's "Sons of Guns" reality star -- was arrested in East Baton Rouge, Louisiana, on August 8, 2014.
Baton Rouge General made plans to eventually close its Mid-City hospital emergency room, but a last-minute deal on Wednesday with the Department of Health and Hospitals will keep the ER open.
East Baton Rouge is searching for Head Start teachers, aides, social workers and others who want to make a difference in the lives of children.
Thirteen-year-old Nicholas Dillon's screams could be heard throughout his pitch black house when the earth shook and the falling bricks hit him.
Jasmine Cleveland, 22, is accused of punching her children's elementary school bus driver in the face, twice.
The man convicted of five counts of vehicular homicide in a deadly "road rage" crash will get to remain free for another month before learning his fate.
The founder and owner of Red Jacket Firearms in Baton Rouge, LA was arrested again, but this time his charge is aggravated rape of a 12-year-old.
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Updated: Fri Aug 29, 2014 09:57 am
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