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Larry Snyder, Jr's mom: 'I'm heartbroken'

NEW ROADS, La (WGMB)--A slew of witnesses took the stand on the second day of the Larry John Snyder, Jr. murder trial.

Livingston parish residents worried about tax dispute

LIVINGSTON, La (WVLA) -- A disagreement over thousands of dollars has Livingston parish residents wondering where exactly their tax money is going.

Flash mob used to protest budget cuts

BATON ROUGE, La (WGMB) -- Students at LSU are not giving up the battle against the budget. Another protest against higher education cuts had students seeing green.

First day of Snyder murder trial

NEW ROADS, La (WGMB)--The first day of the Larry Snyder murder trial started in Pointe Coupee Tuesday morning.

Judge orders Livingston Sheriff's Office to refund tax money

DENHAM SPRINGS, La (WGMB)--A judge has ordered the Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office to refund hundreds of thousands of dollars in tax money.

Jury selection begins in Larry Snyder murder trial

NEW ROADS, La (WGMB)--After more than a year of waiting, the 2009 murder of Davina Chapman is going to trial. Jury selection started Monday morning with attorneys questioning about 300 parish residents at the courthouse.

State Superintendents talk Budget Cuts

BATON ROUGE, La (WGMB) November 15, 2010 Louisiana school officials are meeting in Baton Rouge to discuss budget cuts.

Christmas Tradition: The Twin Living Christmas Trees!

BATON ROUGE, La (WVLA) -- The biggest celebration of the season is the Twin Living Christmas Trees presented by  Jefferson Baptist Church December 3RD - 12TH .

3rd Annual Troop "A" Day

BATON ROUGE, La (WGMB) November 14, 2010 Sunday afternoon was Troop "A" day at Blue Bayou water park. All the Police agencies were there today.

Southern Falls to ASU 21-19

BATON ROUGE, La (WGMB) November 13, 2010 Saturday night was senior night at A.W. Mumford stadium. The seniors played their hearts out, only to end with a tough loss.