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TRAFFIC: Acadian Thruway exit ramp on I-10 West closed

TRAFFIC: Acadian Thruway exit ramp on I-10 West closed

Posted 1:43 PM 7/5/2020 by Zandria Thomas

BATON ROUGE - The exit ramp to Acadian Thruway on I-10 West is closed.

The ramp has been closed due to high water.

Motorists are advised to use an alternate route.

Yesterday

WBRZ broadcasted 4th of July fireworks TV special after virus cancels levee gatherings

Posted 11:13 PM 7/4/2020 by Trey Schmaltz

BATON ROUGE - WBRZ and the Manship family, the local owners of Channel 2, are committed to providing a 4th of July celebration this year despite the health emergency.

The Manship family and WBRZ have financially supported the fireworks show for 50 years.  The company was looking (More)

7/3/2020

WATCH: President Trump, First Lady celebrate Independence Day at South Dakota's 2020 Mount Rushmore Fireworks Celebrations

Posted 11:20 AM 7/5/2020 by Zandria Thomas

KEYSTONE, Sd. - President Donald Trump and the First Lady will watch the South Dakota’s 2020 Mount Rushmore Fireworks Celebrations on Friday.

On Friday, July 3rd President Trump and Melania Trump will celebrate the 4th of July in South Dakota to view the huge fireworks display at Mt. (More)...

Yesterday

City of Walker celebrates Independence Day

Posted 11:12 PM 7/4/2020 by Earl Phelps

WALKER - Despite the rain and COVID-19, the 4th of July celebration at Sidney Hutchinson in Walker still went on as scheduled.

The park holds about 30,000 people, but only 200 up for the fire works show, so there was no problem with social distancing.

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7/3/2020

Four officers running to replace officer with violent past on the civil service board

Posted 6:45 PM 7/4/2020 by Chris Nakamoto

BATON ROUGE- Four police officers are running to replace a Baton Rouge police officer on the civil service board. That Officer, Robert Moruzzi, is also running. He has been elected multiple times but his service on the board has been called into question with his past history of brutality.

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Yesterday

Vehicle accident at Sonic on S. Sherwood Forest Blvd. leaves one in critical condition

Vehicle accident at Sonic on S. Sherwood Forest Blvd. leaves one in critical condition

Posted 9:34 PM 7/4/2020 by Zandria Thomas

BATON ROUGE - A driver ran into a Sonic sign Saturday afternoon.  

Shortly after 1 p.m. officials responded to the Sonic located on the corner of S. Sherwood Forest Blvd. and Old Hammond Highway in reference to a vehicle accident.

Emergency crews transported one person in critical condition.

Details are limited at this time. This is a developing story.

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