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Fuel Your School Program gives students a chance to learn hands-on

Shalisha Whitaker is a fifth grade math and science teacher at Lasalle Elementary School. About six months ago, she found out about a charity website called donorschoose.org.

BR produce market almost done with expansion

If you pass by Southside Produce on Perkins Road, you may have noticed some work going on there.

Thirty new law enforcement officers graduate from training program

Right now, 30 new law enforcement officials are getting ready to start serving our community. They protect and serve our community every day. They are our men and women law enforcement officers.

Car drives through dentist office on Bluebonnet Boulevard

Firefighters had to pull a woman and her 9-year-old son from underneath an aquarium, after a car crashed into the front door of a dentist's office and knocked it over.

Police: woman steals over $200K from Gonzales furniture store

A St. Amant woman is now in jail for embezzling over $200,000 from a furniture store, according to the Gonzales Police Department.

Police investigating shooting on Louisiana Avenue that left man in hospital

Baton Rouge Police are investigating a shooting that sent a man to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Senators McCain, Vitter tout Cassidy as candidate for veterans

Congressman Bill Cassidy went all over the state Monday for his Senate campaign. He got help from a pair of current senators, who said Cassidy is be the best choice to protect the men and women who protect us.

Lions move to No. 8 in both FCS Polls

 The Southeastern Louisiana football team climbed to No. 8 in both the Sports Network FCS Top 25 and the FCS Coaches Poll, both which were released on Monday.

LSU's Fournette and Vadal Alexander named SEC Players of the Week

  LSU running back Leonard Fournette and offensive guard Vadal Alexander both picked up Southeastern Conference Player of the Week honors for their performance in the Tigers’ 30-27 win over Florida on Saturday night, the league offic

Attorney General stops Ebola victim's belongings from coming to Louisiana

"We don't know how it's going to be anyway with the outbreak, if the belongings are contagious or not. I don't know nothing about it on the end. But I do know I'm hella scared."