Friday Apr 18
Calpine sells St. Gabriel power plant
Calpine Corp. has agreed to sell six power plants, including a 501-megawatt plant in St. Gabriel, to LS Power for $1.57 billion in cash.
Way of the Cross/Way of Justice procession is April 18 in New Orleans
The 31st annual Way of the Cross/Way of Justice will be held Good Friday, April 18, through the New Orleans Central Business District.
Indictment charges 28 BR Block Boyz gang members with racketeering, drug offenses
Leaders, members and associates of the "Big Money Block Boyz" gang have been charged by an East Baton Rouge Parish grand jury in separate indictments on drug-related counts ranging from racketeering and conspiracy to attempted murder and obstruction of justice.
Give Alaska back to Russia
It's been reported that the petition has garnered 18 000 signatures, about a fifth of that required for a formal White House review.
Toll roadway study among Baton Rouge area projects Bobby Jindal agrees to fund
Baton Rouge traffic, a frequent complaint of many area residents, could be eased with construction of a proposed toll-operated alternate roadway that bypasses the city.