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BRPD arrests father after 2-year-old boy dies

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - The Baton Rouge Police Department (BRPD) is investigating the weekend death of a 2-year-old boy. The boy’s father, Anderson King, 25, has been booked into the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison on a charge of second-degree cruelty to a juvenile, records show. BRPD spokesman...
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Three injured in overnight shooting on Plank Rd.

BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – Emergency responders were called to a reported shooting overnight in the 12000 block of Plank Rd. Just before 2:30 a.m., three “gunshot victims drove up to a Baker Police Officer who was on a traffic stop on Plank Road,” according to the East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office.
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Father arrested in 2-year-old's death at Baton Rouge motel

BATON ROUGE - A man is facing charges in the death of his 2-year-old son after he told police the boy tumbled down a set of stairs at a motel. The Baton Rouge Police Department said Anderson King, 25, was arrested on a charge of second-degree cruelty to juveniles. The toddler reportedly fell at the OYO Hotel on Gwenadele Avenue, along Airline Highway, sometime Sunday.
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YoungBoy Never Broke Again’s ‘The Last Slimeto’ Is a Thrilling Mess

Click here to read the full article. Over four years after signing with Atlantic Records and releasing his self-described debut album, Until Death Call My Name, Youngboy Never Broke Again remains an enigma. The 22-year-old North Baton Rouge rapper isn’t a clear innovator like Playboi Carti and isn’t a symbol for an intensely creative scene like his rival Lil Durk’s Chicago or Pop Smoke’s Brooklyn. He’s landed four Billboard number-one projects in the past two years, building a massive online following in the process. (Like most social media “hives,” his fans, who use tags like #YBB — YoungBoy Better —...
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Basketball camp for youth to feature NBA players, LSU greats

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - BREC in Baton Rouge has announced plans for a one-of-a-kind basketball camp for young people. The camp is expected to be staffed by current and former NBA players, former LSU greats, and high school and college coaches. The list of staffers includes Dale Brown, Garret Temple, Ricky Blanton, Ronnie Henderson, Jermaine Williams, Ronald Dupree, Tazim Mitchell, coach John Brady, Darnell Lazare, Collis Temple Jr., Collis Temple III, Tyrus Thomas, Howard Carter, and more.
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Pair of LSU newcomers among 25 best college football transfers

The story of the 2022 transfer portal carousel can’t be told without a pretty significant chapter involving LSU. Under first year head coach Brian Kelly, the Tigers have added 15 players via the portal who will make up a significant part of this 2022 team. There are a few players who come in with highly regarded starts to their careers at other programs, including two Tigers on the defensive side of the football.
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With Shelton Sampson locked into LSU, who’s next up?

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - LSU pulled in their highest-ranked recruit in the 2023 class with the commitment of 5-star wide receiver Shelton Sampson, Jr. Hometown love is one of the reasons the Catholic High receiver chose the Purple and Gold. “I’m from Baton Rouge, so the question was really why...
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