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Edwards officially expands stay at home, social distancing order through end of April
CSU predicts above average activity for 2020 hurricane season
Central pastor charged, hires controversial judge as attorney
La reports total of 9,150 virus cases in state, 310 deaths
BATON ROUGE – The governor issued a statewide stay at home order. The order is now in place after starting at 5 p.m. Monday, March 23, through April 30. ... More >>
1 week ago Sunday, March 22 2020 Mar 22, 2020 Sunday, March 22, 2020 1:54:54 PM CDT March 22, 2020 in Top Story
In an annual extended Atlantic Basin hurricane season forecast, tropical experts at Colorado State University are projecting slightly above normal activity for the 2020 season. Their outlook calls for 16... More >>
6 hours ago Thursday, April 02 2020 Apr 2, 2020 Thursday, April 02, 2020 10:27:05 AM CDT April 02, 2020 in News
CENTRAL – Pastor Tony Spell, the leader of Life Tabernacle Church who has defied a state-wide stay at home order and has held Sunday service amid growing coronavirus cases, was... More >>
1 week ago Thursday, March 26 2020 Mar 26, 2020 Thursday, March 26, 2020 4:07:46 PM CDT March 26, 2020 in Top Story
BATON ROUGE - Louisiana's number of coronavirus cases surged over 9,000 Thursday in the wake of increased testing statewide, officials said. During a Thursday morning radio interview, Governor... More >>
3 weeks ago Monday, March 09 2020 Mar 9, 2020 Monday, March 09, 2020 12:59:38 PM CDT March 09, 2020 in Top Story

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BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana’s confirmed number of coronavirus cases spiked 42% higher Thursday as a backlog of test... More >>
1 hour ago Thursday, April 02 2020 Apr 2, 2020 Thursday, April 02, 2020 3:35:12 PM CDT April 02, 2020 in News
BATON ROUGE- Gov. John Bel Edwards announced a new, informational website for Louisiana residents seeking coronavirus-related updates and advisories on... More >>
1 hour ago Thursday, April 02 2020 Apr 2, 2020 Thursday, April 02, 2020 3:17:00 PM CDT April 02, 2020 in News
BATON ROUGE - Amid all the craziness in our daily lives right now, at least finding reasonably priced crawfish is... More >>
2 hours ago Thursday, April 02 2020 Apr 2, 2020 Thursday, April 02, 2020 2:57:31 PM CDT April 02, 2020 in News
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3 hours ago Thursday, April 02 2020 Apr 2, 2020 Thursday, April 02, 2020 2:13:10 PM CDT April 02, 2020 in News
UPDATE: The Mid-City testing center will reopen Friday. Only patients who have orders faxed prior to 6 p.m. on... More >>
3 hours ago Thursday, April 02 2020 Apr 2, 2020 Thursday, April 02, 2020 2:00:00 PM CDT April 02, 2020 in News
BATON ROUGE - Authorities are looking for a work release inmate who escaped state custody overnight. Officials say Dequan... More >>
4 hours ago Thursday, April 02 2020 Apr 2, 2020 Thursday, April 02, 2020 12:30:00 PM CDT April 02, 2020 in News
The Louisiana Lottery announced Thursday that minimum starting jackpots and minimum jackpot increases will be temporarily eliminated due to waning... More >>
5 hours ago Thursday, April 02 2020 Apr 2, 2020 Thursday, April 02, 2020 11:53:15 AM CDT April 02, 2020 in News
MILWAUKEE - The 2020 Democratic National Convention has been rescheduled to mid-August due to the national health crisis caused by... More >>
5 hours ago Thursday, April 02 2020 Apr 2, 2020 Thursday, April 02, 2020 11:28:00 AM CDT April 02, 2020 in News
DETROIT (AP) — Nissan is recalling more than a quarter-million SUVs, trucks and vans worldwide to replace potentially dangerous Takata... More >>
5 hours ago Thursday, April 02 2020 Apr 2, 2020 Thursday, April 02, 2020 11:23:00 AM CDT April 02, 2020 in News
BATON ROUGE - The Department of Education released guidance Thursday explaining how public schools should handle outgoing seniors missing much... More >>
6 hours ago Thursday, April 02 2020 Apr 2, 2020 Thursday, April 02, 2020 11:07:00 AM CDT April 02, 2020 in News
BATON ROUGE - Officials with Baton Rouge Police Department's Narcotics Division worked alongside investigators with the Baton Rouge Fire Department... More >>
6 hours ago Thursday, April 02 2020 Apr 2, 2020 Thursday, April 02, 2020 10:53:00 AM CDT April 02, 2020 in News
When panicked shoppers purchased inordinate amounts of hand sanitizer, grocery store shelves across the nation were left without one of... More >>
6 hours ago Thursday, April 02 2020 Apr 2, 2020 Thursday, April 02, 2020 10:31:00 AM CDT April 02, 2020 in News

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