Gonzales, LAbrproud.com

Local police department searching for suspects in Walmart theft

GONZALES, La. (BRPROUD) – The City of Gonzales Police Department is asking for the public’s help locating a woman who allegedly took over $1,000 worth of items from a Walmart. The police department provided pictures of the suspect inside of the Walmart. According to the City of Gonzales Police Department,...
Picture for Local police department searching for suspects in Walmart theft
Baton Rouge, LAbrproud.com

COVID eviction ban forces Baton Rouge landlord to sell apartment complex

BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) “Funds are really tight right now,” said Baton Rouge landlord Brent, who only wants to go by his first name. He said the federal COVID eviction moratorium has put him in a squeeze. “I’m not receiving any funds, but I still owe the bank and the mortgage company. So, it’s put me in a pickle,” said Brent.
Picture for COVID eviction ban forces Baton Rouge landlord to sell apartment complex
LOCAL CHANNELS
Baton Rouge, LAPosted by
WAFB

Authorities investigating fatal crash on North I-110

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - The Baton Rouge Police Department is investigating a fatal crash that happened on North I-110. According to authorities, the crash happened on Monday, July 26 around 8:47 p.m. The report says the 62-year-old Jerry Thomas was traveling on North I-110 when he lost control of...
Baton Rouge, LAPosted by
WAFB

Heavy rains cause street flooding in parts of Baton Rouge

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - On a day that saw heat indexes in the triple digits, some parts of Baton Rouge had to deal with street flooding brought on by heavy rains. One of those areas was Harding Boulevard near Southern University. Some drivers were stranded and had to get their vehicles towed from the flooded roadway.
RELATED LOCATIONS
Baton Rouge, LAL'Observateur

Gov. John Bel Edwards Urges Struggling Renters and Landlords Impacted by COVID-19 to Apply for Assistance as Federal Eviction Moratorium Ends

BATON ROUGE — As the federal moratorium on evictions comes to an end Saturday, July 31, Gov. John Bel Edwards is urging residents who are struggling with rent or utility bills due to COVID-19 related financial hardship to apply for millions in federal funds through the Louisiana Emergency Rental Assistance Program, or through one of seven locally administered programs in Caddo, Calcasieu, East Baton Rouge, Jefferson, Lafayette, Orleans or St. Tammany parishes.
Gonzales, LAGonzales Weekly Citizen

Two suspects sought for unauthorized use of debit card

Gonzales Police Department detectives are seeking information on two women suspected of using a debit card to make multiple unauthorized transactions. According to police, the two women found a debit card at the Ascension Credit Union ATM located at 2430 S. Burnside Ave. in Gonzales following a transaction by the victim May 31.
NEARBY CITIES
YOU MAY ALSO LIKE
Baton Rouge, LAwbrz.com

Man, 62, dead after crashing into guard rail along I-110

BATON ROUGE - A man was killed Monday night after he lost control of his vehicle and crashed into a guard rail on I-110. The Baton Rouge Police Department said the crash happened around 8:45 p.m. on I-110 within the city. According to police, 62-year-old Jerry Thomas was driving northeast on the interstate when he lost control of his SUV and hit the protective railing along the roadway.
Baton Rouge, LAPosted by
Calcasieu Parish News

Louisiana Department of Health Issues New Guidelines as the State Sees Record COVID-19 Cases, Hospitalizations

Louisiana Department of Health Issues New Guidelines as the State Sees Record COVID-19 Cases, Hospitalizations. From the Louisiana Department of Health, Baton Rouge, LA — Today, July 27, 2021, as COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations in Louisiana both hit records, the Louisiana Department of Health and Governor Edwards both urge individuals in Louisiana to take immediate precautions for their own and others’ safety.
Baton Rouge, LAwbrz.com

Historic barbershop in downtown BR celebrates grand reopening at new location

BATON ROUGE - A century-old barbershop in downtown Baton Rouge reopened its doors Tuesday at a new location just steps away from the old one. Lenny Davis, one of the owners, has been cutting hair for 37 years. His grandfather opened the shop before the Great Depression. Now, all the memories that were made in that building are being carried over to a new location across the street.
Baton Rouge, LAbrproud.com

Man dies after losing control of vehicle on North I-110

BATON ROUGE, La (BRPROUD)- 62-year-old Jerry Thomas, of Oaklan Dr. was killed after the vehicle he was driving hit a guard rail. The deadly single-vehicle crash took place on Monday night a little before 8:50 p.m. Thomas was driving a 2002 Yukon at the time of the crash. The 62-year-old...
Baton Rouge, LAtheadvocate.com

BRPD investigating fatal crash on I-110 North late Monday

A Baton Rouge man was killed in a crash that took place on northbound Interstate 110. Detectives say Jerry Thomas, 62, was traveling north on the highway just before 9 p.m. Monday when he lost control of his 2002 GMC Yukon and crashed into a guard rail. Thomas was transported...
ARCHIVES