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Catholic's Guice named a finalist for Player of the Year

  The U.S. Army All-American Bowl Selection Committee has nominated 16 high school seniors for the 2015 U.S. Army Player of the Year Award, considered high school football’s highest honor. The U.S.

The Capital City falls to number two in AIDS rates

Baton Rouge has dropped out of the top spot for aids infections in the U.S. Advocates said you should not let your guard down.

Transgender man reflects on his struggles and his journey

 Today is Trans Remembrance Day, where people stop and reflect on transgender people who've been killed over the past year.

Third grader teams up with Raising Cane's to help sick babies

 A local third grader is taking his movement to help sick babies even further!

EBR School Board runoff candidates discuss budget at forum

Some Baton Rouge residents wanted to get to know the school board candidates a little better.

Hammond authorities conduct active shooter drill

Everyone needs to be prepared. Even the people who protect us every day.

Independence man accused of molesting a 4-year-old

An Independence man is now in jail on child molestation charges after admitting to being sexually aroused by a 4-year-old, according to the Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff’s Office.

I-10 East open near Grosse Tete

UPDATE (2:05 p.m.): All lanes are open I-10 East at Mile Marker 143 (East of Grosse Tete), due to an earlier incident that has cleared.

Chlorine burn continues in St. John Parish until final tests completed

The 60-day mandatory chlorine burn period is over in St. John the Baptist Parish, but chlorine levels will stay high for the next couple weeks.

St. Michael's Evans signs with Cincinnati basketball

 St. Michael senior guard Jacob Evans signed the paperwork to make it official Wednesday. He’s now part of the Cincinnati Bearcat men’s basketball team.