Middle school vice principal allegedly exchanges nude photos with teen girl

23 July 2014, 6:11 am

A middle school vice principal is accused of having sexual conversations on Facebook with a 15-year-old girl and exchanging nude photos. He is charged with computer-aided solicitation of a minor.... Read More »

Celebrate Southern University and A&M College’s Achievements On, Off the Football Field with Everett Gibson’s New Book

22 July 2014, 9:36 am

Explore the fascinating history of Southern University and A&M College from its start in 1880 to 2012 in this new book released by Dog Ear Publishing. (PRWeb July 22, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/07/prweb12036182.htm... Read More »

Why Louisiana Is the Next (and Better) Hollywood

22 July 2014, 9:15 am

Though known best for crawfish, hurricanes and Mardi Gras, Louisiana is California’s newest film industry rival Currently, Channing Tatum and Jonah Hill are fighting crime with a Pelican State backdrop in 22 Jump Street . You may have watched Anna Kendrick sing her way through Baton Rouge in Pitch... Read More »

Senate race becomes most expensive ever waged in Louisiana

15 July 2014, 2:53 pm

If you’re already growing weary of seeing all those television ads about Louisiana’s hotly contested U.S. Senate race, then you’ll take little comfort in learning there’s more money flowing into the candidates’ campaign accounts than in any other comparable statewide election in recent his... Read More »

Man pleads guilty to investment fraud scheme

12 July 2014, 1:22 pm

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A Louisiana man has pleaded guilty to two counts of mail fraud for executing a $13 million investment fraud scheme that included victims in Louisiana, Mississippi, Texas and Florida.... Read More »

Broadcasters honored for excellence

12 July 2014, 12:53 pm

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Radio and television journalists from throughout Louisiana were cited for excellence during the annual awards presentation of the Louisiana Associated Press Broadcasters.... Read More »

Man pleads guilty to investment fraud scheme - KALB-TV News Channel 5 & CBS 2

12 July 2014, 12:37 pm

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A Louisiana man has pleaded guilty to two counts of mail fraud for executing a $13 million investment fraud scheme that included victims in Louisiana, Mississippi, Texas and Florida.... Read More »

'RIP' shirts have changed how people mourn in South Louisiana

10 July 2014, 4:33 pm

The memorial T-shirt has become a part of modern mourning in the Baton Rouge Metro area.... Read More »

Proposed changes could cut taxes

8 July 2014, 11:13 pm

BATON ROUGE — Eliminating a series of preferences granted to the oil and gas industry would result in a property tax cut for everyone who pays it, says the chairman of the Louisiana Assessors Association’s Oil and Gas Committee.... Read More »

GOP field crowded for 6th Congressional District

8 July 2014, 4:24 pm

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - The eight Republicans vying for an open congressional seat representing the metropolitan Baton Rouge area tried Tuesday to highlight differences among their personal resumes, even as they strike largely similar policy positions. In a debate held by the Republican Party of Eas... Read More »