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The Advocate
Getting a new ER, legalizing ATVs for roads, curbing children’s insurance are among the ideas of State Rep District 29 candidatesother public agencies. His top priorities in office are getting an emergency ro
Getting a new ER, legalizing ATVs for roads, curbing children’s insurance are among the ideas of State Rep District 29 candidates
The Advocate / Posted 18 hours ago
other public agencies. His top priorities in office are getting an emergency room to serve north Baton Rouge and improving Airline Highway to provide better connections and economic development to the north and west parts of the parish. Like the... Read more
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The Advocate
Jury’s $2.8M verdict against Jimmy Swaggart Ministries allowed to stand in fight with Health Science Parkpay $6.7 million for the church-owned land, dreamed more than a decade ago of r
Jury’s $2.8M verdict against Jimmy Swaggart Ministries allowed to stand in fight with Health Science Park
The Advocate / Posted 23 hours ago
pay $6.7 million for the church-owned land, dreamed more than a decade ago of relocating the city’s charity hospital from Airline Highway in north Baton Rouge to Bluebonnet Boulevard property owned by Swaggart’s ministries, but that dream died... Read more
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The Advocate
St. George Fire Department tax hike request could go to voters on May 2area, which also would mean hiring more staff. He said they are also hoping to
St. George Fire Department tax hike request could go to voters on May 2
The Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
area, which also would mean hiring more staff. He said they are also hoping to move a station to their training facility on Airline Highway. In addition, Tarleton said, running the department on a daily basis — especially paying higher retirement... Read more
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The Advocate
Flash flood watch remains in place for Baton Rouge and New Orleans areasradios are working properly. The St. George Fire Department is distributing sa
Flash flood watch remains in place for Baton Rouge and New Orleans areas
The Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
radios are working properly. The St. George Fire Department is distributing sand bags at their headquarters at 14100 Airline Highway. Residents may call city emergency services at (225) 389-2100. The flash flood watch is set to expire at 7... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Sandbag locations announced after heavy rains, more rain expectedSt. George Fire Department in East Baton Rouge Parish said sand and bags are av
Sandbag locations announced after heavy rains, more rain expected
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 2 days ago
St. George Fire Department in East Baton Rouge Parish said sand and bags are available at its headquarters at 14100 Airline Highway in Baton Rouge. As of Monday morning, Commerce Point, which is just off LA 30 in Gonzales, was the only road... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Sandbag locations announced after heavy rains cause floodingSt. George Fire Department in East Baton Rouge Parish said sand and bags are av
Sandbag locations announced after heavy rains cause flooding
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 2 days ago
St. George Fire Department in East Baton Rouge Parish said sand and bags are available at its headquarters at 14100 Airline Highway in Baton Rouge. As of Monday morning, Commerce Point, which is just off LA 30 in Gonzales, was the only road... Read more
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The Advocate
Gonzales officials keeping watchful eye on budget as sales tax revenue growth slows31. The big sales tax generators in Gonzales are the Tanger Outlet shopping ce
Gonzales officials keeping watchful eye on budget as sales tax revenue growth slows
The Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
31. The big sales tax generators in Gonzales are the Tanger Outlet shopping center off La. 30 and the Wal-Mart store on Airline Highway. Revenue from Wal-Mart sales, however, is split between the city of Gonzales and Ascension Parish, through a... Read more
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The Advocate
Gonzales officials keeping watchful eye on budget as sales tax revenue growth slows31. The big sales tax generators in Gonzales are the Tanger Outlet shopping ce
Gonzales officials keeping watchful eye on budget as sales tax revenue growth slows
The Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
31. The big sales tax generators in Gonzales are the Tanger Outlet shopping center off La. 30 and the Wal-Mart store on Airline Highway. Revenue from Wal-Mart sales, however, is split between the city of Gonzales and Ascension Parish, through a... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
One woman dead after Harahan crashpolice said a large truck backed into the car she was riding in. It happened W
One woman dead after Harahan crash
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 5 days ago
police said a large truck backed into the car she was riding in. It happened Wednesday night near the intersection of Airline Highway and L&A Road. Troopers said 43-year-old Byrum Washington was driving a large truck, similar to a dump truck,... Read more
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The Advocate
Running for Office: Ted Jamesremap to account for growth in population. The district, 79 percent of whose re
Running for Office: Ted James
The Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
remap to account for growth in population. The district, 79 percent of whose residents are black, stretches east from about Airline Highway to North Flannery Road and from Greenwell Street south to South Harrell’s Ferry Road. It includes Merrydale,... Read more
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The Advocate
Ascension pets available for April 28, 2016The Ascension animal shelter, CARA’s House, 9894 Airline Highway, in Sorrento,
Ascension pets available for April 28, 2016
The Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
The Ascension animal shelter, CARA’s House, 9894 Airline Highway, in Sorrento, is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Animals can be adopted any day but Wednesday. The fees are $100 for dogs and $70 for cats. The fee includes vaccines,... Read more
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The Advocate
Sorrento Lions Club reviving Boucherie Fest— ceased to exist. For more than 25 years, the organization hosted the October
Sorrento Lions Club reviving Boucherie Fest
The Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
— ceased to exist. For more than 25 years, the organization hosted the October festival at the Ascension Civic Center on Airline Highway. The festival featured carnival rides, food and music plus cracklin’ and jambalaya cooking competitions and... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
State Police investigating fatal crash in HarahanHARAHAN, La. -- Louisiana State Police are investigating a fatal crash in Harah
State Police investigating fatal crash in Harahan
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 6 days ago
HARAHAN, La. -- Louisiana State Police are investigating a fatal crash in Harahan. It happened around 8:30 p.m. at Airline Highway and L&A Road. LSP has not released any other information about the accident. This story is developing and will be... Read more
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The Advocate
Baker man convicted on heroin charge calls his 50 year sentence excessive, asks judge to reconsidera Baton Rouge state judge to reconsider the 50-year prison term he dealt him la
Baker man convicted on heroin charge calls his 50 year sentence excessive, asks judge to reconsider
The Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
a Baton Rouge state judge to reconsider the 50-year prison term he dealt him last month for attempting to sell heroin on Airline Highway. Williams’ attorney, James Rothkamm, argues in a motion to reconsider the sentence that Williams was... Read more
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The Advocate
Two people accused of driving while intoxicated in East Baton Rouge Parishnoon Tuesday and noon Wednesday, booking records show. Those booked and the co
Two people accused of driving while intoxicated in East Baton Rouge Parish
The Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
noon Tuesday and noon Wednesday, booking records show. Those booked and the counts against them: Patrick Cline, 42, 7682 Airline Highway, Baton Rouge, first-offense DWI, possession of alcohol in vehicle, obstruction of public highway, driver’s... Read more
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The Advocate
Baker man convicted on heroin charge calls his 50 year sentence excessive, asks judge to reconsidera Baton Rouge state judge to reconsider the 50-year prison term he dealt him la
Baker man convicted on heroin charge calls his 50 year sentence excessive, asks judge to reconsider
The Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
a Baton Rouge state judge to reconsider the 50-year prison term he dealt him last month for attempting to sell heroin on Airline Highway. Williams’ attorney, James Rothkamm, argues in a motion to reconsider the sentence that Williams was... Read more
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The Advocate
Woman convicted of killing toddler in 2003 while driving drunk gets second DWI conviction Mondaythree days after her arrest in the 2012 crash that she was not drunk when she c
Woman convicted of killing toddler in 2003 while driving drunk gets second DWI conviction Monday
The Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
three days after her arrest in the 2012 crash that she was not drunk when she crashed her car head-on into a tow truck on Airline Highway near Barringer-Foreman Road at about 12:45 p.m. She said she reached down for her cellphone and “got off... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Saintsfor the said plans are in the works to hold an event this Friday at the train
Saints
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 8 days ago
for the said plans are in the works to hold an event this Friday at the training facilities on Airline Highway. Bensel’s tweet said the event would be open to the public. Copyright 2016 WVUE. All rights reserved. The... Read more
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The Advocate
After a frightening auto wreck, St. Amant shortstop Adam Sevario is thankful to be on the field — and in the playoffsat the home of a teammate. Another teammate called and wanted to join the group
After a frightening auto wreck, St. Amant shortstop Adam Sevario is thankful to be on the field — and in the playoffs
The Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
at the home of a teammate. Another teammate called and wanted to join the group, so Sevario was part of a group headed down Airline Highway. They never made it. Another vehicle struck the players’ vehicle, knocking it off the road and into the... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
BRPD investigates shooting on Laurel Streetpast Essen Lane due to an accident. Traffic is passing through the left shoulde
BRPD investigates shooting on Laurel Street
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 11 days ago
past Essen Lane due to an accident. Traffic is passing through the left shoulder. The queue from this incident has reached Airline Highway. All lanes are now blocked I-12 West past Essen Lane due to an accident. Traffic is passing through the left... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
All lanes are open I-12 West past Essen Lane after accidentpast Essen Lane due to an accident. Traffic is passing through the left shoulde
All lanes are open I-12 West past Essen Lane after accident
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 11 days ago
past Essen Lane due to an accident. Traffic is passing through the left shoulder. The queue from this incident has reached Airline Highway. 6:51 p.m. – The center and right lanes are blocked I-12 West past Essen Lane due to an accident. Traffic is... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
All lanes are open I-12 West past Essen Lane after accidentpast Essen Lane due to an accident. Traffic is passing through the left shoulde
All lanes are open I-12 West past Essen Lane after accident
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 11 days ago
past Essen Lane due to an accident. Traffic is passing through the left shoulder. The queue from this incident has reached Airline Highway. All lanes are now blocked I-12 West past Essen Lane due to an accident. Traffic is passing through the left... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
All lanes are open I-12 West past Essen Lane after accidentpast Essen Lane due to an accident. Traffic is passing through the left shoulde
All lanes are open I-12 West past Essen Lane after accident
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 11 days ago
past Essen Lane due to an accident. Traffic is passing through the left shoulder. The queue from this incident has reached Airline Highway. 6:51 p.m. – The center and right lanes are blocked I-12 West past Essen Lane due to an accident. Traffic is... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
All lanes blocked on I-12 West past Essen Lane due to accidentpast Essen Lane due to an accident. Traffic is passing through the left shoulde
All lanes blocked on I-12 West past Essen Lane due to accident
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 11 days ago
past Essen Lane due to an accident. Traffic is passing through the left shoulder. The queue from this incident has reached Airline Highway. 6:51 p.m. – The center and right lanes are blocked I-12 West past Essen Lane due to an accident. Traffic is... Read more
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The Advocate
| The Advocate — Baton Rouge, Louisiana(225) 975-1928. THE RED STICK MODEL A FORD CLUB OF AMERICA ANNUAL CAR SHOW/50T
| The Advocate — Baton Rouge, Louisiana
The Advocate / Posted 11 days ago
(225) 975-1928. THE RED STICK MODEL A FORD CLUB OF AMERICA ANNUAL CAR SHOW/50TH ANNIVERSARY: 9 a.m., All Star Ford, 17742 Airline Highway in Prairieville. For more information contact Billy Goodwin at billygoodwin1@gmail.com,... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Police identify victims, suspect in Morgan County double murderpast Essen Lane due to an accident. Traffic is passing through the left shoulde
Police identify victims, suspect in Morgan County double murder
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 11 days ago
past Essen Lane due to an accident. Traffic is passing through the left shoulder. The queue from this incident has reached Airline Highway. All lanes are now blocked I-12 West past Essen Lane due to an accident. Traffic is passing through the left... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
All lanes blocked on I-12 West past Essen Lane due to accidentpast Essen Lane due to an accident. Traffic is passing through the left shoulde
All lanes blocked on I-12 West past Essen Lane due to accident
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 11 days ago
past Essen Lane due to an accident. Traffic is passing through the left shoulder. The queue from this incident has reached Airline Highway. All lanes are now blocked I-12 West past Essen Lane due to an accident. Traffic is passing through the left... Read more
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The Advocate
For one Sunday, instead of going to church, Istrouma Baptist members 'Go Be The Church'newest ministry, Istrouma En Español, canvassed Southmoor Mobile Home Village,
For one Sunday, instead of going to church, Istrouma Baptist members 'Go Be The Church'
The Advocate / Posted 12 days ago
newest ministry, Istrouma En Español, canvassed Southmoor Mobile Home Village, located south of Coursey Boulevard along Airline Highway, and invited the mostly Hispanic residents to a block party and cookout. “The Bible says ‘make disciples in... Read more
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The Advocate
Rep. Graves calls for state to direct more gas tax revenues to Baton Rouge-area highway projectsto help cover debt costs, agency officials said last summer. While Graves sign
Rep. Graves calls for state to direct more gas tax revenues to Baton Rouge-area highway projects
The Advocate / Posted 12 days ago
to help cover debt costs, agency officials said last summer. While Graves signaled the significance of widening La. 30, Airline Highway and changing the Washington Street exit in Baton Rouge so it no longer narrows Interstate 10 to one lane, he... Read more
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The Advocate
Baton Rouge police want to identify car burglarmorning of April 8, authorities said. A credit card was stolen during the burg
Baton Rouge police want to identify car burglar
The Advocate / Posted 13 days ago
morning of April 8, authorities said. A credit card was stolen during the burglaries and used at the Circle K at 5505 Airline Highway at 3:52 p.m. the same day, said Baton Rouge police spokesman Cpl. L’Jean McKneely. A video from Circle K... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Police hope to ID man caught on camera using stolen credit card connected to vehicle burglariesdid not state where the burglaries happened. They said a credit card stolen in
Police hope to ID man caught on camera using stolen credit card connected to vehicle burglaries
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 13 days ago
did not state where the burglaries happened. They said a credit card stolen in the burglaries was used at the Circle K on Airline Highway and McClelland Drive just before 4 a.m. on the same day as the burglary. Investigators said the video from... Read more
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The Advocate
Kids offered chance to Touch A TruckLeague of Baton Rouge project that will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday
Kids offered chance to Touch A Truck
The Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
League of Baton Rouge project that will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, April 30, at BREC’s Fairgrounds, 17200 Airline Highway, Baton Rouge. A silent hour will be held from 9-10 a.m. for those sensitive to noise. Tickets are $10,... Read more
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The Advocate
Sewer work to shut down busy intersection in Ascension Parish for three weekssewer service along La. 42 for a state Department of Transportation and Develop
Sewer work to shut down busy intersection in Ascension Parish for three weeks
The Advocate / Posted 15 days ago
sewer service along La. 42 for a state Department of Transportation and Development widening project of the highway. Parish senior project manager Carl Ladmirault said La. 42 eastbound may also be reached from Airline Highway or La. 73 south... Read more
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The Advocate
Man arrested for DWI after he leads police on chase down I-12arrested a 31-year-old man for drunken driving Saturday night after he was spot
Man arrested for DWI after he leads police on chase down I-12
The Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
arrested a 31-year-old man for drunken driving Saturday night after he was spotted swerving as he drove his vehicle from Airline Highway onto Interstate 12 and led police on a chase down the interstate, a police report says. A Baton Rouge police... Read more
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The Advocate
Health calendar for April 18, 2016: YMCA hosts healthy meals demo; grief group meetsA series of free diabetes education classes WHEN: Noon May 2, May 9, May 16 W
Health calendar for April 18, 2016: YMCA hosts healthy meals demo; grief group meets
The Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
A series of free diabetes education classes WHEN: Noon May 2, May 9, May 16 WHERE: Humana Guidance Center, 10330 Airline Highway, Baton Rouge DETAILS: Classes will be led by Melanie McGourant-Courant, certified diabetes educator. Humana... Read more
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The Advocate
Struggling with rapid growth, Ascension turns to impact fees to raise money for improvementsheftier under the idea they have more impact on roads than homes. The new 49,0
Struggling with rapid growth, Ascension turns to impact fees to raise money for improvements
The Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
heftier under the idea they have more impact on roads than homes. The new 49,000-square-foot Tiger Honda dealership along Airline Highway north of Gonzales, where construction is nearing an end after months of work, would have faced around... Read more
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The Advocate
Struggling with rapid growth, Ascension turns to impact fees to raise money for improvementsheftier under the idea they have more impact on roads than homes. The new 49,0
Struggling with rapid growth, Ascension turns to impact fees to raise money for improvements
The Advocate / Posted 17 days ago
heftier under the idea they have more impact on roads than homes. The new 49,000-square-foot Tiger Honda dealership along Airline Highway north of Gonzales, where construction is nearing an end after months of work, would have faced around... Read more
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The Advocate
Baton Rouge woman -- with unrestrained child -- rams car, punches and spits on driver1-year-old daughter unrestrained in the back seat, repeatedly rammed her vehicl
Baton Rouge woman -- with unrestrained child -- rams car, punches and spits on driver
The Advocate / Posted 18 days ago
1-year-old daughter unrestrained in the back seat, repeatedly rammed her vehicle into the car of another woman driving down Airline Highway on Thursday, Baton Rouge Police said. The victim, who was driving in her car with her boyfriend, told police... Read more
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The Advocate
Woman rams car, punches and spits on driver, also had unrestrained child in back seat1-year-old daughter unrestrained in the back seat, repeatedly rammed her vehicl
Woman rams car, punches and spits on driver, also had unrestrained child in back seat
The Advocate / Posted 18 days ago
1-year-old daughter unrestrained in the back seat, repeatedly rammed her vehicle into the car of another woman driving down Airline Highway on Thursday, Baton Rouge Police said. The victim, who was driving in her car with her boyfriend, told police... Read more
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The Advocate
BREC members wary after consultants say zoo has best chance at success in south Baton Rougeconsultants Schultz & Williams gave a definitive answer that the zoo should mov
BREC members wary after consultants say zoo has best chance at success in south Baton Rouge
The Advocate / Posted 19 days ago
consultants Schultz & Williams gave a definitive answer that the zoo should move. The potential locations are BREC’s Airline Highway Park — more than 130 acres in the far southeastern portion of the parish near Blue Bayou Water Park — and the... Read more
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The Advocate
Ascension pets available for April 14, 2016Cara’s House, formerly the Ascension Shelter, 9894 Airline Highway, in Sorrento
Ascension pets available for April 14, 2016
The Advocate / Posted 19 days ago
Cara’s House, formerly the Ascension Shelter, 9894 Airline Highway, in Sorrento, is open from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday. Shelter also is open from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturdays for adoptions only. The fees... Read more
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The Advocate
Woman rams car, punches and spits on driver, also had unrestrained child in back seather 1-year-old daughter unrestrained in the back seat, repeatedly rammed her ve
Woman rams car, punches and spits on driver, also had unrestrained child in back seat
The Advocate / Posted 19 days ago
her 1-year-old daughter unrestrained in the back seat, repeatedly rammed her vehicle the car of another woman driving down Airline Highway on Thursday, Baton Rouge Police said. The victim, who was driving in her car with her boyfriend, told police... Read more
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The Advocate
Woman repeatedly rams car on Airline Highway Thursday, arrested on battery counts, police reporther 1-year-old daughter unrestrained in the back seat, repeatedly rammed her ve
Woman repeatedly rams car on Airline Highway Thursday, arrested on battery counts, police report
The Advocate / Posted 19 days ago
her 1-year-old daughter unrestrained in the back seat, repeatedly rammed her vehicle the car of another woman driving down Airline Highway on Thursday, Baton Rouge Police said. The victim, who was driving in her car with her boyfriend, told police... Read more
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The Advocate
Not all about an ERrooms may not seem like much, but it’s a lot if you’re the patient in an ambula
Not all about an ER
The Advocate / Posted 20 days ago
rooms may not seem like much, but it’s a lot if you’re the patient in an ambulance. The closure of emergency rooms on Airline Highway (the old Earl K. Long hospital in 2013) and on Florida Boulevard (Baton Rouge General Mid City last year)... Read more
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The Advocate
Police seek public’s help in identifying suspected burglarvehicle and taking the credit card around 1 p.m. March 2 and went on to buy abo
Police seek public’s help in identifying suspected burglar
The Advocate / Posted 21 days ago
vehicle and taking the credit card around 1 p.m. March 2 and went on to buy about $50 in merchandise from Pep Boys at 9704 Airline Highway, said Sgt. Don Coppola Jr., a Baton Rouge police spokesman. He then went to the Albertson’s across the... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
BRPD looking for suspect who allegedly used credit card stolen from vehiclethe 2300 block of Tremont Drive on March 28 at about 1 p.m. The credit card wa
BRPD looking for suspect who allegedly used credit card stolen from vehicle
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 21 days ago
the 2300 block of Tremont Drive on March 28 at about 1 p.m. The credit card was then used at a Pep Boys Auto Shop at 9704 Airline Highway for $50 worth of merchandise. The suspect then went to an Albertson’s across the street and attempted to use... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Saints to hold public visitation for Will Smith on Fridayfor the Saints said plans are in the works to hold an event this Friday at the
Saints to hold public visitation for Will Smith on Friday
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 22 days ago
for the Saints said plans are in the works to hold an event this Friday at the Saints training facilities on Airline Highway. Bensel’s tweet said the event would be open to the public. Copyright 2016 WVUE. All rights reserved. The... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Pelicans lose final home game of the seasonfor the Saints said plans are in the works to hold an event this Friday at the
Pelicans lose final home game of the season
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 22 days ago
for the Saints said plans are in the works to hold an event this Friday at the Saints training facilities on Airline Highway. Bensel’s tweet said the event would be open to the public. Copyright 2016 WVUE. All rights reserved. The... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Kyron Hunter trial gets continuedfor the Saints said plans are in the works to hold an event this Friday at the
Kyron Hunter trial gets continued
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 22 days ago
for the Saints said plans are in the works to hold an event this Friday at the Saints training facilities on Airline Highway. Bensel’s tweet said the event would be open to the public. Copyright 2016 WVUE. All rights reserved. The... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Mourn or celebrate Hokie? I choose the latterfor the Saints said plans are in the works to hold an event this Friday at the
Mourn or celebrate Hokie? I choose the latter
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 22 days ago
for the Saints said plans are in the works to hold an event this Friday at the Saints training facilities on Airline Highway. Bensel’s tweet said the event would be open to the public. Copyright 2016 WVUE. All rights reserved. The... Read more
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