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Thieves steal fire hose connectors from businesses across Hammond

 "We came into work and they had the little silver ring and it was just laying on the ground and that's when we actually noticed it when we picked it up to see what it was."

Brother remembers man who died during LSU game 'He died loving the Tigers'

LSU nation is learning more about the football fan who died while watching the Tigers last second victory over Ole Miss.

It's hunting season and the EBRSO is making sure hunters are prepared

It's hunting season and the East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office is making sure local hunters are getting prepared!

BRPD looking for men who burglarized several cars in Magnolia Garden Apartments

Detectives need your help finding two men who are burglarized several cars at the Magnolia Garden Apartments.

Southern men's basketball preview

  The Southwestern Athletic Conference preseason basketball voting suggest this will be another good season for Southern University basketball.

Statement from LSU Vice Chancellor and AD Joe Alleva on Ole Miss game

  LSU vice chancellor and director of athletics Joe Alleva issued the following statement today on the Ole Miss game, which the Tigers won 10-7 last Saturday night in Tiger Stadium:

State of Louisiana files $3B lawsuit against the Army Corps of Engineers

The State Attorney General’s Office confirms that Louisiana has filed a $3 billion lawsuit against the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to repair damage done to the State’s wetlands as a part of the MR-GO project.

Major gasoline spill shuts down Wyandotte in Baton Rouge

 Hazardous materials crews and Baton Rouge Firefighters are on the scene of a major gasoline spill in North Baton Rouge.

Louisiana staying ahead of the curve with the Ebola virus

  "This is very new to the United States, so what we are doing now is telling you if you see somebody with those symptoms and call the dispatcher, then yes, we will have all the proper protocols in place."

GBR Food Bank's supply at 5 year low, in desperate need of donations

There's a huge food shortage at the greater Baton Rouge Food Bank, and they need your help.