Baton Rouge Advocate

Filter by Popularity: - - - -
Thumbnail
A state-of-the-art juvenile prison in Avoyelles Parish has finally received state funding to open its doors — a long-awaited milestone for a Louisiana juvenile justice... [Read More]
Thumbnail
Defense attorney Jarrett Ambeau showed Ascension Parish jurors a disturbing photograph of a dying Todd "T.J." Toups Jr. during last week's closing arguments in the... [Read More]
Thumbnail
The president of student government and the student voted "Mr. Lee High" was recently expelled from the prominent Baton Rouge public high school, but he's... [Read More]
Thumbnail
Jerod C. Prunty, 47, an aide to Louisiana Congressman Clay Higgins, was arrested Saturday and charged with two counts of pandering, according to booking information... [Read More]
Thumbnail
Deadlock is such a feature of state and national governance these days that we might be forgiven for thinking that we invented it. [Read More]
Thumbnail
They may not seem like a natural fit, but sports betting and early childhood education soon may become inseparably linked at the State Capitol. [Read More]
Daniel Truxillo said accepting a job as a teacher-coach at The Church Academy would help jump start his career as a football coach. [Read More]
Thumbnail
'tit Rəx parades through the Marginy starting along St Roch. [Read More]
Thumbnail
Five innocent bystanders were wounded at a bus stop in New Orleans' Central Business District during a gun battle between police and an armed robbery... [Read More]
Thumbnail
One person was killed Sunday night on Almonaster Boulevard, New Orleans police said. [Read More]
Authorities arrested at least seven people suspected of driving while intoxicated in East Baton Rouge Parish and booked them into Parish Prison between noon Saturday... [Read More]
Thumbnail
Southern defeats Alcorn State with a score of 12-9 on the final day of the Andre Dawson Classic in New Orleans. [Read More]
Thumbnail
Six key numbers can tell you your risk for heart disease. And some of them don't even require a trip to the doctor's office. [Read More]
Tags: heart - numbers - health
Thumbnail
A violent weekend in the New Orleans area left five people dead in six separate shootings reported around the metro area. [Read More]
A man was shot early Saturday morning at the edge of New Orleans' Central Business District, according to a press release from New Orleans Police... [Read More]
A 25-year-old man who waited two days to go to a hospital after he was shot didn't call police and doesn't know where the shooting... [Read More]
Thumbnail
Behind an effective debut from pitcher Jaden Hill and an offensive onslaught, No. 1 LSU beat Air Force, 17-5, Sunday afternoon at Alex Box Stadium. [Read More]
Thumbnail
Sami Durante has personified the problems and the promise of the LSU gymnastics team this season. [Read More]
Thumbnail
As hundreds of people descended on downtown Baton Rouge Sunday with their canine companions for the Mystic Krewe of Mutts parade, Tammy Cottrell and several... [Read More]
I often wonder why so many Southerners fell for the shtick (lies, gimmicks) of a New York City con man. Then I read the recent... [Read More]
Jump To: