Local News

Holiday travelers have different attitudes depending on mode of transportation

 The busiest travel day of the year brought delays of lots of people. But once travelers made it to the airport, they got to relax.

Manhood down the drain, everyday products could be wiping out your testosterone

The soap you're using to wash your hands and your body could be wiping out your testosterone. In fact, multiple studies are linking low testosterone to two chemicals Triclosan and Triclocarban. 

Electrical fires leave 2 families homeless right before Thanksgiving

Two Baton Rouge home were destroyed overnight. The cause of both fires was an electrical short.

Employee steals from co-workers at State Police HQ

An employee of Louisiana’s Office of Alcohol and Tobacco Control was arrested for stealing at the headquarters of Louisiana State Police.

Complete streets policy to make Baton Rouge easier to navigate

Navigating around Baton Rouge can be a real headache especially for people walking or riding their bike. Most of our city lacks crosswalks, sidewalks and bicycle lanes.

How can eating earlier benefit you health?

 A lot of studies and a lot of research has shown that eating smaller meals more often is good for your overall health, but is it?

BRPD gives families Thanksgiving dinners

 This is the fourth annual Thanksgiving Adopt a Family giveaway. It is a community effort that goes into feeding over 50 families a full Thanksgiving meal. From meats, to side dishes, to desert, the family is covered free of charge.

Man steals over $1,400 in golf clubs from Gonzales shop

Ascension Parish Sheriff's deputies are trying to identify a white man who stole four golf clubs worth almost $1,500 from the Pelican Point Golf Shop in Gonzales.

Suspect identified in Hammond shooting that injured 2 men

Tangipahoa Parish authorities have identified the suspect wanted for a shooting on Quick Boulevard in Hammond. Louis L. Perry Jr., 22, is wanted on 2 counts of Attempted Second Degree Murder.

Man steals nearly 20 iPods from Wal-Mart in Donaldsonville

Ascension Parish Sheriff’s deputies are looking for a black man who, they say, stole almost 20 iPods from the Wal-Mart in Donaldsonville.