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Community rallies against injustice and police brutality at the capital

 As protests continue nationwide, people in Baton Rouge want their voices to be heard too as more controversial cases of police brutality and injustice surface in our society.

Edwards concedes, Graves wins 6th Congressional District

Edwin Edwards has conceded from the race of U. S. Representative for Louisiana’s 6th Congressional District.

Deputies find missing Belle Rose girl

UPDATE: Sheriff Mike Waguespack says Tajah Chatman, 13, has been found and is with her family. ORIGINAL: (12/6/14): The Assumption Parish Sheriff’s Office is requesting assistance with locating 13-year-old Tajah Chatman.

Gonzales City Councilman Tim Vessel recalled

Over in Gonzalez, there was only one item on the ballot but it was a big one, as the community voted to recall councilman Tim Vessel. People gathered at Brewbachers tonight in anticipation to the poll results.

2 arrested for deadly George O'Neal Lane shooting

Two men are now in jail for shooting a man to death on George O’Neal Lane.

One dead in early morning house fire in BR

  The Baton Rouge Fire Department responded to a one alarm fire early this morning around 6 a.m.

BRPD investigating shooting on Callahan Street

Baton Rouge police detectives are investigating a shooting that occurred last night. A 35 year old victim was shot in his upper torso around 6:30 p.m., outside of his home at 6220 Callahan Street.

Kids in Gus Young community got a special visit from Santa today

Children in the Gus Young community got a special visit from Santa today!

St. George Fire Dept. raising money for muscular dystrophy

If you've driven along Siegen Lane near North Mall Road in the past four days, there's a good chance you've come across a St. George fireman!

A festival of lights in Downtown Baton Rouge

It's the most wonderful time of the year in Downtown Baton Rouge. "It's a family oriented event that everybody can find something to do."