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Baton Rouge woman's harrowing story of survival after contracting Hepatitis A - WBRZ

Baton Rouge woman's harrowing story of survival after contracting Hepatitis A  WBRZ

BATON ROUGE- Amy Maggio is a mother of four, a wife and even a marathon runner never did she think she would battle Hepatitis A. It all started two weeks ...

Published on 17 June 2019 | 4:37 am


Baton Rouge researcher could make it from his backyard obstacle course to 'Ninja Warrior' TV show - The Advocate

Baton Rouge researcher could make it from his backyard obstacle course to 'Ninja Warrior' TV show  The Advocate

Be on the lookout in Monday's episode of "American Ninja Warrior" for Baton Rouge competitor Ken Singletary.

Published on 17 June 2019 | 12:30 am


Baton Rouge man drowns off Destin beach - NOLA.com

Baton Rouge man drowns off Destin beach  NOLA.com

Authorities say a Louisiana man drowned off a Florida Panhandle beach. The Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office says in a news release that 36-year-old Carlos ...

Published on 16 June 2019 | 10:06 pm


Ask The Advocate: Why weren't all Baton Rouge bike paths repaved? When will Flannery Road reopen? - The Advocate

Ask The Advocate: Why weren't all Baton Rouge bike paths repaved? When will Flannery Road reopen?  The Advocate

The part of the bike path in Baton Rouge that was repaved last month makes riding a pleasure now, but why was only half of the entire path repaved? The.

Published on 16 June 2019 | 8:03 pm


Two Baton Rouge homes damaged in separate weekend fires - The Advocate

Two Baton Rouge homes damaged in separate weekend fires  The Advocate

Baton Rouge Fire Department battled two blazes between Saturday night and Sunday morning in which two homes were damage. No one was injured in either ...

Published on 16 June 2019 | 7:04 pm


First-generation college graduate from Baton Rouge credits state program that helped him overcome hurdles - The Advocate

First-generation college graduate from Baton Rouge credits state program that helped him overcome hurdles  The Advocate

When Travontae “Trey Riley” Robinson graduated from Broadmoor High School in Baton Rouge in 2014, he knew he wanted to become the first person in his ...

Published on 16 June 2019 | 7:00 pm


Man in custody after barricading himself inside home for hours - WAFB

Man in custody after barricading himself inside home for hours  WAFB

Authorities are on standby after a man barricaded himself in a home.

Published on 16 June 2019 | 4:12 pm


Baton Rouge, New Orleans area People in Business for June 16, 2019 - The Advocate

Baton Rouge, New Orleans area People in Business for June 16, 2019  The Advocate

The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi national office in Baton Rouge has named Melissa Eudey as assistant to the executive director, Michelle Lowery as chapter ...

Published on 16 June 2019 | 5:15 am


Baton Rouge, New Orleans area Business Briefs for June 16, 2019 - The Advocate

Baton Rouge, New Orleans area Business Briefs for June 16, 2019  The Advocate

The 2019 Fraud and Forensic Accounting Conference will be held July 17-18 at the Crowne Plaza, 4728 Constitution Ave., in Baton Rouge. The conference is ...

Published on 16 June 2019 | 5:15 am


Generals sweep series against Baton Rouge Rougarou - Crossroads Today

Generals sweep series against Baton Rouge Rougarou  Crossroads Today

Generals sweep two-game series against the Rougarou.

Published on 16 June 2019 | 4:06 am


Photos: Baton Rouge gets a head start on Juneteenth with Saturday celebration at Gus Young Park - The Advocate

Photos: Baton Rouge gets a head start on Juneteenth with Saturday celebration at Gus Young Park  The Advocate

Baton Rouge residents got a head start on celebrating Juneteenth Saturday afternoon, June 15, 2019, at Gus Young Park.

Published on 16 June 2019 | 2:14 am


2019 BR Pride Fest grows to biggest ever - WAFB

2019 BR Pride Fest grows to biggest ever  WAFB

The annual Baton Rouge Pride Fest returned for a 13th year in the Capitol City and this year was bigger than ever.

Published on 16 June 2019 | 12:19 am


Baton Rouge area educators learning in workplace visits about job opportunities for students - The Advocate

Baton Rouge area educators learning in workplace visits about job opportunities for students  The Advocate

Thirty-one Baton Rouge area school administrators opted to spend part of their summer break this month visiting local businesses, learning how they operate so ...

Published on 15 June 2019 | 10:11 pm


ATV crash off West Baton Rouge Parish highway leaves 1 dead - WAFB

ATV crash off West Baton Rouge Parish highway leaves 1 dead  WAFB

Deputies are investigating an ATV crash that left one man dead Saturday afternoon.

Published on 15 June 2019 | 9:13 pm


Fire damages portion of church warehouse in Baton Rouge - WAFB

Fire damages portion of church warehouse in Baton Rouge  WAFB

Fire department officials are investigating a fire that damaged a portion of a warehouse in Baton Rouge.

Published on 15 June 2019 | 6:50 pm


Baton Rouge track coach drowns in Florida - WAFB

Baton Rouge track coach drowns in Florida  WAFB

A Baton Rouge high school released tragic news about its track and field coach.

Published on 15 June 2019 | 6:05 pm


How a Baton Rouge man connected with the New Orleans family he didn't know he had - NOLA.com

How a Baton Rouge man connected with the New Orleans family he didn't know he had  NOLA.com

Chris Perkins will spend Father's Day with his birth father for the first time.

Published on 15 June 2019 | 12:25 pm


Rev. Frank Uter reflects on 50 years of priesthood in Baton Rouge area: 'It's been a really good journey' - The Advocate

Rev. Frank Uter reflects on 50 years of priesthood in Baton Rouge area: 'It's been a really good journey'  The Advocate

As a young seminarian, the Rev. Frank Uter visited Denham Springs to check on property for the Diocese of Baton Rouge.

Published on 15 June 2019 | 1:01 am


Five 'Big Ideas:' Team gives update on Plank Road redevelopment plan - The Advocate

Five 'Big Ideas:' Team gives update on Plank Road redevelopment plan  The Advocate

Five “big ideas” are currently at the heart of a master plan to revitalize Plank Road.

Published on 14 June 2019 | 9:15 pm


Baton Rouge teens interested in police work can get first-hand look through this relaunched program - The Advocate

Baton Rouge teens interested in police work can get first-hand look through this relaunched program  The Advocate

The Baton Rouge Police Department is relaunching a program that's been inactive for the past three decades: career mentorship for teens with an interest in law ...

Published on 14 June 2019 | 9:15 pm


Sprouts Farmers Market coming to Baton Rouge - WAFB

Sprouts Farmers Market coming to Baton Rouge  WAFB

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - Sprouts Farmers Market is set to open in Baton Rouge Wednesday, June 26. The store will be the first Sprouts location in ...

Published on 14 June 2019 | 8:24 pm


Teen 'misusing' cigarette lighter sparks fire at Baton Rouge apartment complex, officials say - The Advocate

Teen 'misusing' cigarette lighter sparks fire at Baton Rouge apartment complex, officials say  The Advocate

A fire at an apartment complex Friday morning was started by a teen "misusing" a cigarette lighter, according to Baton Rouge Fire Department officials.

Published on 14 June 2019 | 5:43 pm


Florida State’s Mike Martin: Antonio Velez was ‘beautiful’ in Baton Rouge - Tampa Bay Times

Florida State’s Mike Martin: Antonio Velez was ‘beautiful’ in Baton Rouge  Tampa Bay Times

Had FSU left-hander Antonio Velez not thrust himself into the national consciousness with his valiant relief effort Sunday night in Game 2 of the super regional at ...

Published on 14 June 2019 | 5:04 pm


Why didn't we do this sooner? This Baton Rouge couple has a busy new life in retirement community - The Advocate

Why didn't we do this sooner? This Baton Rouge couple has a busy new life in retirement community  The Advocate

Dr. Aaron and Linda Roy knew they would eventually move to St. James Place, but they might have moved sooner if they had known how much fun living there ...

Published on 14 June 2019 | 3:15 pm


Homebuilders embrace new Livingston Parish flood zone ordinance - Greater Baton Rouge Business Report

Homebuilders embrace new Livingston Parish flood zone ordinance  Greater Baton Rouge Business Report

The Livingston Parish Council on Thursday unanimously adopted an ordinance requiring all new construction projects in flood zones be built one foot above the ...

Published on 14 June 2019 | 2:45 pm


Drago's owner purchases land for new Baton Rouge location - WBRZ

Drago's owner purchases land for new Baton Rouge location  WBRZ

A New Orleans favorite is making its way to Baton Rouge near the intersection of Interstate 10 and College Drive.

Published on 14 June 2019 | 12:53 pm


More than 100 gather for bike ride with aim of solving violence in Baton Rouge - WAFB

More than 100 gather for bike ride with aim of solving violence in Baton Rouge  WAFB

The hundred or so that showed up Friday evening outside the Shoppers Value on Government Street all had one goal: finding a way to stop violence in Baton ...

Published on 14 June 2019 | 11:17 am


Stephanie Grace: LaToya Cantrell goes to Baton Rouge -- and brings home the bacon to New Orleans - The Advocate

Stephanie Grace: LaToya Cantrell goes to Baton Rouge -- and brings home the bacon to New Orleans  The Advocate

Her predecessor, Mitch Landrieu, spent more than two decades working in Baton Rouge, first as a state legislator and then as lieutenant governor. New Orleans ...

Published on 13 June 2019 | 11:01 pm


Baton Rouge public defender cites 'excessive workloads' in request to drop some indigent defendants - The Advocate

Baton Rouge public defender cites 'excessive workloads' in request to drop some indigent defendants  The Advocate

Citing chronic underfunding and excessive workloads, East Baton Rouge Parish's chief public defender sought permission Thursday to withdraw from some ...

Published on 13 June 2019 | 10:51 pm


Baton Rouge man pleads guilty in post-dice game slaying, sentenced to 37 years in prison - The Advocate

Baton Rouge man pleads guilty in post-dice game slaying, sentenced to 37 years in prison  The Advocate

A 23-year-old Baton Rouge man accused of fatally shooting another man on Iroquois Street after a dice game in 2013 pleaded guilty Thursday and was ...

Published on 13 June 2019 | 10:40 pm


Drago's owner buys property for Baton Rouge restaurant; see where, when, more - The Advocate

Drago's owner buys property for Baton Rouge restaurant; see where, when, more  The Advocate

The owner of Drago's Seafood Restaurant said his real estate partners have purchased property near the intersection of Interstate 10 and College Drive and he ...

Published on 13 June 2019 | 9:40 pm


TripAdvisor's 'best Louisiana pizzeria' arrives in Baton Rouge with Wildwood Pizza - 225 Baton Rouge

TripAdvisor's 'best Louisiana pizzeria' arrives in Baton Rouge with Wildwood Pizza  225 Baton Rouge

Earlier this year, TripAdvisor named Wildwood Pizza in Alexandria the best pizzeria in Louisiana. Now, you can enjoy its pies right here in Baton Rouge.

Published on 13 June 2019 | 3:30 pm


Here's everything you need to know about Baton Rouge Pride events this weekend - 225 Baton Rouge

Here's everything you need to know about Baton Rouge Pride events this weekend  225 Baton Rouge

It's officially Pride Month. Here at 225 Dine, we're ready to paint the town rainbow as we prepare for the main event, this weekend's Baton Rouge Pride Fest.

Published on 13 June 2019 | 3:09 pm


Spatula Diaries: Street tacos at home using ingredients from Baton Rouge vendors - 225 Baton Rouge

Spatula Diaries: Street tacos at home using ingredients from Baton Rouge vendors  225 Baton Rouge

Tacos have come a long way in the United States, graduating from grocery store kits as the single point of entry to street-style tacos served from trucks and eaten ...

Published on 13 June 2019 | 3:08 pm


All-in-one business portal hits the Baton Rouge market - Greater Baton Rouge Business Report

All-in-one business portal hits the Baton Rouge market  Greater Baton Rouge Business Report

After two years of development, Chris Jordan is bringing his all-in-one business portal, Omnidek, to market for Baton Rouge companies. It marks the latest step ...

Published on 13 June 2019 | 3:05 pm


With Pointe Coupee port merger approved, here's what Greater Baton Rouge port officials are eyeing - The Advocate

With Pointe Coupee port merger approved, here's what Greater Baton Rouge port officials are eyeing  The Advocate

Officials with the Port of Greater Baton Rouge said they want to get “a good understanding” of the Port of Pointe Coupee now that a bill to merge the two.

Published on 13 June 2019 | 3:01 pm


Downtown Baton Rouge parking management contract down to three finalists - Greater Baton Rouge Business Report

Downtown Baton Rouge parking management contract down to three finalists  Greater Baton Rouge Business Report

Inching one step closer to the long-discussed, much-delayed goal of hiring a private company to manage its downtown parking facilities, the city-parish has ...

Published on 13 June 2019 | 2:44 pm


Inside this Baton Rouge native's Spanish vineyard - Greater Baton Rouge Business Report

Inside this Baton Rouge native's Spanish vineyard  Greater Baton Rouge Business Report

Baton Rouge native Christopher Scott Myers traveled from continent to continent before falling under the spell of the southern Spanish town of Ronda. The town ...

Published on 13 June 2019 | 2:18 pm


Big names cast for Paramount series filming in Baton Rouge - Greater Baton Rouge Business Report

Big names cast for Paramount series filming in Baton Rouge  Greater Baton Rouge Business Report

Spectrum Originals and Paramount Television have finalized a 10-episode series order and also set the lead cast for the latest TV show to be filmed in Baton ...

Published on 13 June 2019 | 2:13 pm


Bob Seger announces Baton Rouge tour date - WAFB

Bob Seger announces Baton Rouge tour date  WAFB

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band have added new shows to their "Roll Me Away" tour, including a date in Baton Rouge.

Published on 13 June 2019 | 12:17 pm


5G cell towers a source of concern for Baton Rouge residents - WAFB

5G cell towers a source of concern for Baton Rouge residents  WAFB

The 5G towers AT&T has been installing around Baton Rouge are unsightly and have residents who live near them upset they are there in the first place.

Published on 13 June 2019 | 3:45 am


Students at Baton Rouge visually impaired school try archaeology, digging in the dirt by feel - The Advocate

Students at Baton Rouge visually impaired school try archaeology, digging in the dirt by feel  The Advocate

Students at Louisiana School for the Visually Impaired in Baton Rouge are getting an introduction this summer to archaeology, including a taste of what it's like to ...

Published on 12 June 2019 | 11:27 pm


Bossier City runaway teen found in Baton Rouge - WAFB

Bossier City runaway teen found in Baton Rouge  WAFB

Officials have located a runaway teen that was reported missing Friday, June 7.

Published on 12 June 2019 | 9:00 pm


'First Responders Live' features Baton Rouge first responders; here's how to watch tonight - The Advocate

'First Responders Live' features Baton Rouge first responders; here's how to watch tonight  The Advocate

"Once that patient says 'thank you,' you've done your job," the EMS team member says in a preview clip for “First Responders Live.”

Published on 12 June 2019 | 7:37 pm


Baton Rouge Soccer Club wins state title | Mid City - The Advocate

Baton Rouge Soccer Club wins state title | Mid City  The Advocate

The Baton Rouge Soccer Club 2004 boys team won the Division 1 state title May 26 at the Cajun Industries Soccer Complex in Gonzales.

Published on 12 June 2019 | 7:00 pm


Emerge School for Autism holds groundbreaking in Baton Rouge - The Advocate

Emerge School for Autism holds groundbreaking in Baton Rouge  The Advocate

The Emerge School for Autism held a ceremonial groundbreaking June 6 on the Emerge campus at 7784 Innovation Park Drive, in Baton Rouge.

Published on 12 June 2019 | 7:00 pm


Bike share service to install docks in several locations around Baton Rouge - WAFB

Bike share service to install docks in several locations around Baton Rouge  WAFB

Gotcha will be installing 17 bike share stations downtown, and more at other locations.

Published on 12 June 2019 | 6:07 pm


Bike ride aims to end violence in Baton Rouge - The Advocate

Bike ride aims to end violence in Baton Rouge  The Advocate

LaMont Cole, 45, knows a thing or two about Baton Rouge.

Published on 12 June 2019 | 12:00 pm


Baton Rouge home sales continue climbing in May, inventory up 4.3% - Greater Baton Rouge Business Report

Baton Rouge home sales continue climbing in May, inventory up 4.3%  Greater Baton Rouge Business Report

After the Baton Rouge market saw fluxes in home sales during the first half of the year, sales increased by 11.1% last month compared to May 2018, as the ...

Published on 12 June 2019 | 10:15 am


BREC to unveil plans for Baton Rouge Zoo and Greenwood Park with a party on Aug. 17 - The Advocate

BREC to unveil plans for Baton Rouge Zoo and Greenwood Park with a party on Aug. 17  The Advocate

BAKER — BREC will unveil its master plan for improvements to both Greenwood Park and Baton Rouge Zoo on Aug. 17 with a party to which the public will be.

Published on 12 June 2019 | 1:15 am


Judge in Baton Rouge federal court sides with city-parish in lawsuit over HIV/AIDS funding - The Advocate

Judge in Baton Rouge federal court sides with city-parish in lawsuit over HIV/AIDS funding  The Advocate

A federal district court judge has sided with the city-parish, dismissing claims made in lawsuit by the nonprofit AIDS Healthcare Foundation that Mayor-President ...

Published on 11 June 2019 | 11:59 pm


Court decides Grover Cannon murder trial jury selection will remain in Baton Rouge - WAFB

Court decides Grover Cannon murder trial jury selection will remain in Baton Rouge  WAFB

BATON ROUGE, La. (KSLA) - The Louisiana Supreme Court has ruled that jury selection in the capital murder trial of the man accused of killing Shreveport ...

Published on 11 June 2019 | 10:37 pm


Baton Rouge native featured in 2019 Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue - WAFB

Baton Rouge native featured in 2019 Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue  WAFB

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - The final six women in Sports Illustrated's 2019 swimsuit model search traveled to The Bahamas to be photographed for the issue, ...

Published on 11 June 2019 | 9:32 pm


Has IBM met its hiring goals in Baton Rouge as part of Louisiana's major incentive package? - The Advocate

Has IBM met its hiring goals in Baton Rouge as part of Louisiana's major incentive package?  The Advocate

Facing a June 30 deadline to meet job levels required as part a state incentive package, IBM has hired apprentices for its Baton Rouge office as part of an ...

Published on 11 June 2019 | 8:30 pm


Baton Rouge bike share program launching at end of June with 500 bikes - The Advocate

Baton Rouge bike share program launching at end of June with 500 bikes  The Advocate

Baton Rouge's long-awaited bike share program is set to launch at the end of June, an official with Gotcha told the Downtown Development District Commission ...

Published on 11 June 2019 | 7:48 pm


Dine Roundup: Tacos for TaTas, Father's Day brunch and more events in Baton Rouge this week - 225 Baton Rouge

Dine Roundup: Tacos for TaTas, Father's Day brunch and more events in Baton Rouge this week  225 Baton Rouge

Munch on some Caribbean-inspired tacos and sip a tropical cocktail to support breast cancer research this Wednesday, June 12. Head to The Rum House, ...

Published on 11 June 2019 | 2:47 pm


New TV show airing this week on FOX follows Baton Rouge first responders - www.brproud.com

New TV show airing this week on FOX follows Baton Rouge first responders  www.brproud.com

All-new unscripted series FIRST RESPONDERS LIVE gives viewers a thrilling, unprecedented look at the bravest and most courageous among us: fearless first ...

Published on 11 June 2019 | 2:43 pm


Alleged co-gunman of Baton Rouge rapper NBA YoungBoy arrested in 2016 drive-by shooting - The Advocate

Alleged co-gunman of Baton Rouge rapper NBA YoungBoy arrested in 2016 drive-by shooting  The Advocate

Another associate of Baton Rouge rapper NBA YoungBoy has been arrested amid heightened scrutiny of longstanding local rap beefs that authorities believe ...

Published on 11 June 2019 | 12:41 pm


Celebrate Baton Rouge’s first official Pride Week at these events - WAFB

Celebrate Baton Rouge’s first official Pride Week at these events  WAFB

Food, artwork, bowling, a festival, and even a drag brunch are at the center of Baton Rouge's first official pride week celebration.

Published on 11 June 2019 | 11:01 am


Florida loses commitment from 4-star 2020 CB out of Baton Rouge - Saturday Down South

Florida loses commitment from 4-star 2020 CB out of Baton Rouge  Saturday Down South

The 2020 recruiting cycle has been a roller coaster ride for the Florida Gators, with players committing and others decommitting seemingly every week.

Published on 11 June 2019 | 1:19 am


Photos: Swimming fun at the YMCA in Baton Rouge - The Advocate

Photos: Swimming fun at the YMCA in Baton Rouge  The Advocate

Lifeguard Emma James teaches swimming strokes to Tai Nguyen, 11, Kenny Nguyen, 11, and Maddy Hatcher, 10, at the Pennington YMCA Wednesday June 5, ...

Published on 10 June 2019 | 9:38 pm


Baton Rouge 3rd grader wins Ochsner art contest - WAFB

Baton Rouge 3rd grader wins Ochsner art contest  WAFB

A Baton Rouge third grader was named a school winner in the first-ever Ochsner Nurses Week Art Contest.

Published on 10 June 2019 | 8:22 pm


Louisiana’s first Golden Chick to open in Baton Rouge - WAFB

Louisiana’s first Golden Chick to open in Baton Rouge  WAFB

Golden Chick, known for its golden chicken tenders, is opening up its first Louisiana restaurant in the Capital City.

Published on 10 June 2019 | 7:40 pm


14-year-old pleads guilty to negligent homicide in shooting death of Baton Rouge first-grader - The Advocate

14-year-old pleads guilty to negligent homicide in shooting death of Baton Rouge first-grader  The Advocate

Trying to emulate rappers in a music video, a charade quickly turned tragic when a gun in a 13-year-old's hand went off, fatally striking his first-grade neighbor.

Published on 10 June 2019 | 5:37 pm


Court bars Baton Rouge man convicted of tax fraud from preparing Louisiana tax returns - WAFB

Court bars Baton Rouge man convicted of tax fraud from preparing Louisiana tax returns  WAFB

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - A Louisiana court has barred a former Baton Rouge tax preparer from preparing state income tax returns. At the request of the ...

Published on 10 June 2019 | 3:52 pm


$255M in federal funds for Baton Rouge drainage projects at risk - Greater Baton Rouge Business Report

$255M in federal funds for Baton Rouge drainage projects at risk  Greater Baton Rouge Business Report

As Capital Region residents continue to deal with the aftermath of the June 6 thunderstorm that flooded some neighborhoods with nearly seven inches of rain in ...

Published on 10 June 2019 | 3:13 pm


Baton Rouge father dies days after teenage son shot him in head during argument; charges upgraded - The Advocate

Baton Rouge father dies days after teenage son shot him in head during argument; charges upgraded  The Advocate

The man whose teenage son shot him in the head last week was pronounced dead on Thursday, prompting authorities to upgrade charges against the son, ...

Published on 10 June 2019 | 3:04 pm


JR Ball: Baton Rouge keeps wasting its enormous potential - Greater Baton Rouge Business Report

JR Ball: Baton Rouge keeps wasting its enormous potential  Greater Baton Rouge Business Report

As someone who grew up somewhere other than here, it's forever amazing how Baton Rouge—a natural resource-rich capital city with the state's flagship ...

Published on 10 June 2019 | 2:52 pm


Baton Rouge has cheapest gas in the country this week, analyst says - NOLA.com

Baton Rouge has cheapest gas in the country this week, analyst says  NOLA.com

The average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline dropped 9 cents per gallon over the past three weeks to $2.84. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File). 0. By The ...

Published on 10 June 2019 | 1:37 pm


Riegel: One small step for a north Baton Rouge community - Greater Baton Rouge Business Report

Riegel: One small step for a north Baton Rouge community  Greater Baton Rouge Business Report

In a recent column, Business Report Editor Stephanie Riegel questioned why Louisiana, in general, and Baton Rouge, in particular, are so mired in the ...

Published on 10 June 2019 | 9:45 am


Photos: FSU defeats LSU 6-4 in game 1 of Baton Rouge Super Regional - The Advocate

Photos: FSU defeats LSU 6-4 in game 1 of Baton Rouge Super Regional  The Advocate

Florida State defeats LSU 6-4 in game one of the NCAA Baseball Baton Rouge Super Regional, Saturday, June 8, 2019, at LSU's Alex Box Stadium in Baton ...

Published on 8 June 2019 | 11:13 pm


Arrest made after Baton Rouge rapper shot to death in 2017 - WAFB

Arrest made after Baton Rouge rapper shot to death in 2017  WAFB

The Baton Rouge Police Department has made an arrest in a deadly shooting case from 2017.

Published on 7 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Sustain flood, tornado damage in Baton Rouge storms? Here's how you can report it to officials - The Advocate

Sustain flood, tornado damage in Baton Rouge storms? Here's how you can report it to officials  The Advocate

East Baton Rouge Parish officials asked residents Friday to help them document damage from flash flooding and tornadoes, saying that while they have a ...

Published on 7 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Baton Rouge residential market off to promising start - Greater Baton Rouge Business Report

Baton Rouge residential market off to promising start  Greater Baton Rouge Business Report

The Baton Rouge area residential housing market is off to a promising start in 2019, year-to-date figures through April show.

Published on 6 June 2019 | 12:54 pm


Flooding, wind damage reported in Baton Rouge: See photos, videos of severe weather - NOLA.com

Flooding, wind damage reported in Baton Rouge: See photos, videos of severe weather  NOLA.com

Baton Rouge meteorologists and residents shared their footage of the rainfall on Twitter.

Published on 6 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Man killed, another injured in shooting on Ford Street in Baton Rouge - The Advocate

Man killed, another injured in shooting on Ford Street in Baton Rouge  The Advocate

One man died and another man was critically injured in a shooting early Thursday morning as the two victims were sitting in a vehicle on Ford Street, Baton ...

Published on 6 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Bus service in Baton Rouge suspended as CATS monitors road conditions from severe weather - The Advocate

Bus service in Baton Rouge suspended as CATS monitors road conditions from severe weather  The Advocate

Bus *service* in Baton Rouge is temporarily suspended while CATS officials monitor road conditions.

Published on 6 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Vehicle overturns in ditch off I-12 in Baton Rouge, no injuries - The Advocate

Vehicle overturns in ditch off I-12 in Baton Rouge, no injuries  The Advocate

A vehicle traveling westbound on Interstate 12 overturned into a ditch next to the interstate about 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, with no injuries reported.

Published on 5 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Senior prom to be held for Baton Rouge elders - WAFB

Senior prom to be held for Baton Rouge elders  WAFB

The East Baton Rouge Council on Aging is holding its second annual Senior Prom on Friday.

Published on 5 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Louisiana scientists accused of stealing trade secrets from renowned Baton Rouge Water Institute - WAFB

Louisiana scientists accused of stealing trade secrets from renowned Baton Rouge Water Institute  WAFB

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - Two scientists have been arrested and charged with attempting to steal trade secrets from the Water Institute of the Gulf, ...

Published on 5 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Man sought for theft at Home Depot in Baton Rouge - WAFB

Man sought for theft at Home Depot in Baton Rouge  WAFB

East Baton Rouge Parish authorities are asking for the public's help in finding a man connected to a theft at a Home Depot.

Published on 5 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Roommates found dead from apparent gunshot wounds in Baton Rouge apartment - The Advocate

Roommates found dead from apparent gunshot wounds in Baton Rouge apartment  The Advocate

Two young men were found dead from apparent gunshot wounds late Tuesday morning in an apartment they shared off O'Neal Lane, authorities said.

Published on 4 June 2019 | 7:00 am


After 39 years, Baton Rouge released from federal consent decree on racial, gender hiring disparities - The Advocate

After 39 years, Baton Rouge released from federal consent decree on racial, gender hiring disparities  The Advocate

Citing significant improvements in the hiring and promotion practices of Baton Rouge's fire and police departments, a federal judge on Tuesday lifted a consent ...

Published on 4 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Here's why a Baton Rouge hotel has been purchased by an online charter school - The Advocate

Here's why a Baton Rouge hotel has been purchased by an online charter school  The Advocate

The nonprofit organization that operates University View Academy, an online charter school for Louisiana students in grades K-12, has purchased a 108-room ...

Published on 4 June 2019 | 7:00 am


LSU wins Baton Rouge Regional on historic night for Duplantis - WAFB

LSU wins Baton Rouge Regional on historic night for Duplantis  WAFB

LSU took an early lead, let it slip away, and then rallied to win the Baton Rouge Regional against Southern Miss Sunday night.

Published on 3 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Protesters march through Baton Rouge to bring change to ‘Cancer Alley’ - WAFB

Protesters march through Baton Rouge to bring change to ‘Cancer Alley’  WAFB

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - A stretch of south Louisiana dubbed Cancer Alley is back in the spotlight. Protesters in the Coalition of Death Alley say they are ...

Published on 3 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Baton Rouge man gets 18-year prison term in 2015 killing of 14-year-old boy - The Advocate

Baton Rouge man gets 18-year prison term in 2015 killing of 14-year-old boy  The Advocate

A Baton Rouge man was sentenced to 18 years in prison after pleading guilty Monday in the 2015 shooting death of a 14-year-old boy on North 17th Street.

Published on 3 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Baton Rouge teenager accused of shooting father in head; victim not expected to survive - The Advocate

Baton Rouge teenager accused of shooting father in head; victim not expected to survive  The Advocate

A Baton Rouge teenager was arrested Monday after authorities said he shot his father multiple times, causing injuries that will likely prove fatal.

Published on 3 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Baton Rouge man pleads guilty to routing more than $4.6M in massive drug distribution scheme - The Advocate

Baton Rouge man pleads guilty to routing more than $4.6M in massive drug distribution scheme  The Advocate

A Baton Rouge man has pleaded guilty to operating an unlicensed money transmitting business that helped funnel money through levels of a national drug ...

Published on 31 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Baton Rouge deputy died from congestive heart failure before crash, coroner says - The Advocate

Baton Rouge deputy died from congestive heart failure before crash, coroner says  The Advocate

Autopsy results released Friday show an East Baton Rouge sheriff's deputy who crashed while driving to work and died suffered from congestive heart failure.

Published on 31 May 2019 | 7:00 am


One child, one adult shot on S. 18th Street in Baton Rouge, EMS says - The Advocate

One child, one adult shot on S. 18th Street in Baton Rouge, EMS says  The Advocate

LATEST: Children, ages 6 and 3, hurt in triple shooting off Government Street, Baton Rouge police say.

Published on 30 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Don't miss these events in the Baton Rouge area (May 31-June 6) - The Advocate

Don't miss these events in the Baton Rouge area (May 31-June 6)  The Advocate

If your kids love Spider-Man, swing them over to Manship Theatre for 'Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse.' The 2018 movie is the first in the Manship Theatre's ...

Published on 30 May 2019 | 7:00 am


High Mississippi River slows Port of Greater Baton Rouge operations - Greater Baton Rouge Business Report

High Mississippi River slows Port of Greater Baton Rouge operations  Greater Baton Rouge Business Report

The Mississippi River's high water is impacting operations at the Port of Greater Baton Rouge, says Jay Hardman, the port's executive director. The high water ...

Published on 29 May 2019 | 7:00 am


High waters of Mississippi River halting projects in downtown Baton Rouge - WAFB

High waters of Mississippi River halting projects in downtown Baton Rouge  WAFB

After the recent announcement of the reopening of the Morganza Spillway, the Capital City might already be feeling the invisible effects of the high water levels.

Published on 28 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Boom times predicted for Baton Rouge industrial corridor - Greater Baton Rouge Business Report

Boom times predicted for Baton Rouge industrial corridor  Greater Baton Rouge Business Report

The next wave of Baton Rouge area industrial corridor investment is predicted to be unprecedented and currently estimated at some $7.5 billion.

Published on 28 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Baton Rouge named NCAA Regional host site - WAFB

Baton Rouge named NCAA Regional host site  WAFB

LSU will remain home for the NCAA Regional round, as Baton Rouge has been named a host site.

Published on 26 May 2019 | 7:00 am


The New Secession - The Atlantic

The New Secession  The Atlantic

Residents of the majority-white southeast corner of Baton Rouge want to make their own city, complete with its own schools, breaking away from the ...

Published on 20 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Baton Rouge, New Orleans area Business Honors for May 19, 2019 - The Advocate

Baton Rouge, New Orleans area Business Honors for May 19, 2019  The Advocate

Nicholas Franco, a financial adviser with the Baton Rouge branch of Wells Fargo Advisors, has earned the designation of Certified Financial Planner from the ...

Published on 19 May 2019 | 7:00 am








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