‘Ignored her children’s pleas for help’: Mom and friend charged after 3-year-old beaten to death by other kids while adults were at casino, police sayLaw & Crime1 DAY AGO
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Community reacts to fire that killed 2 kids, man in Denham Springs
DENHAM SPRINGS, La. (WAFB) - There is little left of a home and families’ vehicles after a fire at a Denham Springs mobile home park. Just before 1 a.m. on Tuesday, February 20, Livingston Parish firefighters got a call from people living in the neighborhood like Gosvaldo Garcia and Andrew Gomez Santiago.
15-year-old missing out of Centreville
CENTREVILLE, MS – The Centreville police. department and Town Of Woodville Police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating 15 year old, Dmonta T. Gilmore. If you have any information Please contact Centreville Police Department at 601-645-5917 your local law enforcement or 911.
Cajun specialty meat market opening new stores in Baton Rouge, Central this spring
BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – A Cajun specialty meat market is expanding with two new locations in Baton Rouge and Central over the coming months. “We are so excited to be expanding and bringing our home-cooked meals and Cajun specialties to so many more people,” said Tressy Leindecker, owner of Chris’s Specialty Foods.
‘Dad, they’re shooting!’ East Feliciana deputy recounts call from mass shooting at Kansas City Chiefs victory parade
AMITE, La. — As a 32-year veteran in law enforcement, Andrew Johnson, Sr. never imagined that his two grown children would be caught up in a parent’s worst nightmare. That is exactly what happened last Wednesday when Johnson, who is a deputy with the East Feliciana Parish Sheriff’s office, was on the phone with his daughter and gunfire erupted at the Kansas City Chiefs Super Bowl victory parade.
2 minors, 2 adults charged in beating death of three-year-old
BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) — Two juvenile suspects were arrested, and two adults were charged after being involved in the death of a three-year-old child. The East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office responded to a medical assistance investigation on the 3000 block of O’Neal Lane on Monday, Feb. 12. Upon the deputies’ arrival, emergency medical officials […]
'Out of hand': Must Luv Dogs head says stray animal situation in East Feliciana is dire
Just about every day, Cindy Shotwell logs into her email account to find new messages with a familiar plea: Someone asking for help with a dog they’ve found roaming the roads of East Feliciana Parish. Shotwell — the director of Must Luv Dogs, a Zachary-based animal rescue and fostering...
Denham Springs man faces federal prison after using scheme to get guns, parts
DENHAM SPRINGS, La. (BRPROUD) — A Denham Springs man was sentenced to 108 months in federal prison after being found guilty of access device fraud and false statement in the application of a gun. According to the United States Department of Justice, 23-year-old Jaylon Jamare Smullen created a scheme...
Today the gas price is close to $3.0 in Jackson as of 2024-02-20. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Tuesday is $3.276, a week ago the price is $3.225 , according to AAA.
Around Zachary for Feb. 21, 2024
The 18th annual One Book One Community initiative will highlight Max Miller’s book “Tasting History” and have many other culinary and historical programs for all ages. It begins with a kickoff party from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., March 8, at the Main Library at Goodwood, featuring live music by RJ & Zydeco Smoove, free food, children’s activities, community organizations and more. The six-week celebration will end in a presentation by Max Miller at the Main Library at Goodwood at 10 a.m., April 20.
Burbank Walmart closed indefinitely following fire
BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - Officials said the Walmart on Burbank Drive in East Baton Rouge Parish will be closed indefinitely following a fire inside the store. According to the St. George Fire Department, crews were called to the scene of the fire just after 8 p.m. on Sunday, February 18.
Central PD cracking down on impaired driving after increase in DWI crashes
Central Police Chief Roger Corcoran and his department are already having a busy year on the roads.
Central Middle 12-yr-old dies after tree falls atop him | Benefit planned for funeral costs
EAST FELICIANA —- A child died in a tragic accident just two days shy of his golden birthday after a tree fell on top of him in Clinton. It was just after 3 p.m. when 911 received a call from Gilead Rd. near Lower C C Rd. in East Feliciana Parish on Feb. 11 for a tree down on top of Robert Dornier Jr., 12.
Sting Operation Out of Sabine Parish Leads to Arrest of East Feliciana Sheriff's Deputy
Sabine Parish - Louisiana State Police Special Victim’s Unit (LSP SVU) conducted an investigation which resulted in the arrest of 37-year-old Graham Porter of Clinton. In February 2024, LSP SVU conducted an operation and identified the suspect as Graham Porter. As a result of the investigation and information obtained, arrest warrants were acquired for Porter.
Seniors celebrate Valentines and Mardi Gras during a party at the East Feliciana Council on Aging
The East Feliciana Council on Aging’s seniors from both of its sites gathered to celebrate Mardi Gras and Valentine's Day at the Jackson site on Feb. 9. Those that arrived early snacked on popcorn and sipped on bottled water while they socialized with friends with Mardi Gras music in the background. Upon arrival each received a ticket for a chance at winning Valentine candy and other door prizes that were given out during the party.
Discover Denham Springs: A Tour of 3 Must-Visit Italian Restaurants
In this article, we will be exploring three exceptional Italian restaurants in Denham Springs. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these establishments yet? If you have, we would love to hear your thoughts and experiences in the comments section below!
South Regional boys: Eric Winters powers Enterprise past No. 6 Baker, back to final four
The Enterprise boys basketball team is headed back to the Class 7A final four for the second time in three years. Eric Winters scored 18 of his game-high 22 points in the second half as the Wildcats upset No. 6 Baker 69-52 to win the South Regional final Tuesday at Montgomery’s Garrett Coliseum.
Southern University Law Center hosts free expungement event for residents
BATON ROUGE - Students and volunteers with the Southern University Law Center worked Saturday morning to help eligible residents file paperwork to expunge their criminal records. A person's criminal history, including any arrests or convictions, can follow them for years and build many roadblocks. Most states allow employers to deny...
The Baton Rouge region's garbage emits tons of methane. Here's what it looks like at the landfill.
A mountain of rotting food, discarded clothing and cardboard boxes pile up as trucks line up the hill to dump more waste. Birds swirl in flocks above, waiting for the cranes and dump trucks to clear so they can descend upon the heap for scraps of rotting food. With each...
Denham Springs boys basketball secures No. 4 seed by winning finale
A-win-to-get-in scenario always attracts attention ahead of the LHSAA’s boys basketball playoffs. But there are other reasons why no team takes winning its final regular-season game for granted. Denham Springs coach Kevin Caballero is in that number. More importantly, the Yellow Jackets (27-6) claimed a No. 4 seed in...
Highschool Softball | 19 February Slaughter Community Charter Girls Game Notice
The Slaughter Community Charter Girls Softball team will have a Non-conference game with Loranger(Loranger, LA) on 19 February, 2024, 5 PM. As of now, Knights has won 3 games and lost 3 games, and the winning rate is 0.5.