Troopers investigate deadly motorcycle crash

22 September 2014, 2:17 am

Louisiana State Police said a motorcyclist was killed after colliding with a car that turned in front of him Sunday evening. Charges may be pending in the ongoing investigation.... Read More »

Motorcyclist Killed on LA Hwy 19 in Zachary

21 September 2014, 9:28 pm

Zachary - Shortly before 5:45 pm on September 21, 2014, Troopers from Louisiana State Police Troop A began investigating a two vehicle fatal crash involving a motorcycle that occurred on LA Hwy 19 at Port Hudson-Pride Road in East Baton Rouge Parish. The crash took the life of 54 year old Alan D. Ca... Read More »

National Guard Program gets teens back on track

13 September 2014, 5:14 pm

Hundreds of people gathered for the Louisiana National Guard's Youth Challenge Program graduation.The ceremony was held at Bethany World Prayer Center in Baker, La. 254 at-risk teens from all over Louisiana completed the 5 ½ month long program, which took base in Carville, La. The goal is to ge... Read More »

Today in History for September 10, 2014

10 September 2014, 8:28 am

Today is Wednesday, September 10, the 253rd day of 2014. There are 112 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On September 10, 1939, Canada declared war on Germany. On this date: In 1608, John Smith was elected president of the Jamestown colony council in Virginia. In 1813, an Amer... Read More »

Today in history - premier of TV show 'Gunsmoke'

10 September 2014, 3:42 am

Thought for Today: “There are years that ask questions and years that answer.” — Zora Neale Hurston, American author (1891-1960).... Read More »

Today in History

10 September 2014, 12:12 am

Today is Wednesday, September 10, the 253rd day of 2014. There are 112 days left in the year.... Read More »

Participation up in Summer Food service program

9 September 2014, 2:57 pm

More students were fed this year in the East Baton Rouge Parish Summer Food Service program. Officials say participation increased by 26.8 percent in the program which is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.... Read More »

Rape victim offers forgiveness to man who brutally attacked her

9 September 2014, 1:44 pm

The victim of a brutal rape stood up in court during a sentencing hearing and offered her forgiveness to the man who attacked her.... Read More »

Man sentenced to 40 years for rape of woman, teen girl

9 September 2014, 10:44 am

A Baker man was sentenced to 40 years hard labor after pleading guilty to the rape of a woman and a young girl.... Read More »

(Following Advance for Use Wednesday, September 10)

2 September 2014, 7:45 am

Today is Wednesday, September 10, the 253rd day of 2014. There are 112 days left in the year.Today's Highlight in History:On September 10, 1939, Canada declared war on... Read More »