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Repair cost at flooded Glen Oaks High increases, FEMA to pay most of added $2.1 million  The Advocate

The cost of repairing and rebuilding flooded Glen Oaks High School has increased $2.1 million as workers race to get the north Baton Rouge high school ready ...



Teen indicted in May slaying of Glen Oaks High School freshman  The Advocate

A 17-year-old Baton Rouge boy was indicted on second-degree murder Thursday in the May 23 drug-related shooting death of a Glen Oaks High School ...



Glen Oaks High cancels classes due to water main break  WAFB

Glen Oaks High School has canceled classes for the day after a water main broke on campus this morning, East Baton Rouge Parish Schools confirmed to ...



Chronicling Baton Rouge's deadly toll of homicides in 2018  The Advocate

Jan. 1: Trenity Grimes, 29, was found shot to death outside an apartment complex in a neighborhood off College Drive less than two hours into 2018. Grimes ...



Report: Glen Oaks High School student arrested for bringing gun to school  The Advocate

A Baton Rouge- area high school student was arrested for allegedly bringing a loaded gun to school, WBRZ reported.



EBR School Board green-lights $16 million more in repairs for flooded Glen Oaks High School  The Advocate

Seventeen months after the Great Flood of 2016 and five months after students and staff returned to a temporary campus, Glen Oaks High School is finally set to ...



Budget for Glen Oaks High flood repairs shrinks, but much still up in air  The Advocate

The ongoing restoration and rebuilding of Glen Oaks High School, badly damaged in the August 2016 floods, could cost less than half what was estimated in ...



Sportsline Summer Camp: Glen Oaks Panthers  WBXH

A year ago, the 9Sports team visited Glen Oaks High School for the Sportsline Summer Camp segment and there were only six or seven players at workouts, but ...



Glen Oaks High to be repaired  WBRZ

Students at Glen Oaks High School won't be going back temporary buildings after this school year, according to East Baton Rouge School Superintendent ...



Glen Oaks High student is victim of park shooting  WAFB.com

A 17-year-old student of Glen Oaks High School is the victim of an overnight shooting at a park, officials confirm.



Flooded Glen Oaks High returning to campus but to temporary classrooms  The Advocate

Students from Glen Oaks High School in Baton Rouge are set to return their school grounds for classes sometime in the spring, but they will be moving back into ...



Glen Oaks High School returns to home campus for new school year  WAFB.com

Some East Baton Rouge Parish schools are returning to their home campus for the new school year. Exactly one year after the flood, the students and staff of ...



EBR Virtual Academy likely to close, reopen under private provider, superintendent says  The Advocate

The East Baton Rouge Parish school system wants to make another, different, attempt at attracting children to a program that offers a free, public education ...



Lanus leads Lee as East Baton Rouge Parish School Board District 2 heads to runoff  The Advocate

Buoyed by more than $100000 in outside spending on his behalf, educator Dadrius Lanus on Tuesday forced long-serving incumbent Vereta Lee into a Dec.



All McKinley High coaches suspended after major LHSAA sanctions; school scrambles to fill jobs  The Advocate

Esrom Pitre hit the ground running on his fifth day as principal at Class 5A McKinley High School. Pitre and jack-of-many trades Robert Signater began their ...



Catholic High does long-distance for win at Glen Oaks  The Advocate

Catholic High coach Mark Cascio gave his team the green light to shoot 3-pointers Tuesday night at Glen Oaks, and the Bears took his words to heart.



Suspect arrested after teen killed, another injured in double shooting early Wednesday in Baton Rouge  The Advocate

A freshman at Glen Oaks High School was shot and killed early Wednesday after what authorities described as a drug deal gone bad, leaving the boy's family ...



Bids sought for $16M in repairs to 5 flooded East Baton Rouge schools, but recovery remains slow  The Advocate

The East Baton Rouge Parish School Board agreed Thursday to seek bids for almost $16 million worth of flood-related repairs to five schools, including Glen ...



Supporters, opponents spread word ahead of Saturday's vote on 1-cent sales tax renewal for education  The Advocate

With just days to go before election day , supporters and opponents of propositions to renew a 1-cent sales tax for public education in East Baton Rouge Parish ...



EBR schools receive another $7.9M for flood recovery  WAFB.com

Fifteen schools, administrative offices, and educational facilities in East Baton Rouge Parish will receive $7.9 million more in disaster recovery aid.



East Baton Rouge Parish sheriff sued over April pepper spray incident  The Advocate

A now-former prison deputy's misuse of pepper spray near Glen Oaks High School students and parents leaving a "Battle of the Bands" competition at Southern ...



Want to help your local schools with funding? Louisiana specialty license plates could help  The Advocate

At a time when state money is scarce, legislators are looking around for alternatives to help the organizations back home come up with funding.



'A large life in such a short time:' Baton Rouge man shot and killed Sunday remembered for his giving spirit  The Advocate

Less than two years after his graduation from Glen Oaks High School, Tr'markus Taylor was shot and killed Sunday night just blocks from his grandmother's ...



Beyond the Court: How basketball turned Chris Thomas into a First Gen Graduate  The Southern Digest

A Criminal Justice major and a member of the Southern University Jaguars Men's Basketball team, Christopher Thomas, better known as CT4, encountered one ...



Baton Rouge man killed inside his home Sunday was father of 5: 'It's just heart breaking'  The Advocate

The man found dead from gunshot wounds inside his Zion City home Sunday afternoon was a Baton Rouge native who leaves behind five small children and ...



Schools in EBR, Central work through weekend to prepare for return of students Tuesday  The Advocate

Public schools throughout East Baton Rouge Parish are racing to get the 2016-17 school year under way. More than 45000 children are expected to return ...



Sheriff’s Office: Glen Oaks High student arrested after she kicks over desk, throws trash can at teacher  The Advocate

Deputies arrested an 18-year-old Glen Oaks High School student who allegedly screamed profanity, kicked over a desk and threw a trash can at a teacher ...



See which incumbents for East Baton Rouge, Baker, Zachary school boards face challengers in upcoming election  The Advocate

The wife of a former Baton Rouge police chief, a parent active in the fight against St. George, and five others working at Baton Rouge schools are making bids to.



Baton Rouge school flood damage tops $60 million, but not all schools likely to be repaired  The Advocate

The cost of repairing flooded schools in Baton Rouge is estimated at more than $62.5 million, some repairs will take years to complete and some of the ...



See how 6 East Baton Rouge school board races turned out Tuesday night  The Advocate

Tuesday was a busy night for school board races in East Baton Rouge Parish. Below are recaps from each race.



Family of slain Glen Oaks student questions his death  WBRZ

BATON ROUGE- One day after the death of Carl Lovely, family and friends told WBRZ they want justice. Carl Lovely was found gunned down in a park near Glen ...



East Baton Rouge schools starting to get money from FEMA for flood damage, still fraction of ultimate tab  The Advocate

Total damage from the August flooding is likely to cost the East Baton Rouge Parish school system between $75 million and $100 million, according to newly ...



Teen who would 'steal your heart away' found shot dead in Baton Rouge park  The Advocate

A 17-year-old who was trying to leave the streets behind him was found late Thursday fatally shot in a BREC park near Monarch Avenue, said Baton Rouge ...



Man indicted in July 25 shooting death of woman on Winbourne Avenue  The Advocate

A 23-year-old man was indicted Wednesday in the July 25 shooting death of a Baton Rouge woman on Winbourne Avenue.



Supporters of McKinley High plan to press case for new school at Tuesday forum  The Advocate

McKinley High School will play host Tuesday to the last of 10 community forums as the East Baton Rouge Parish school system races to nail down a list of up.



Man shot after altercation at Baton Rouge convenience store, family says  The Advocate

A 47-year-old man was shot twice Wednesday night in the chest after an altercation with another person at a corner store before the victim biked to his family's ...



Nine EBR Parish schools still closed; some not reopening until Fall 2018  WAFB.com

EAST BATON ROUGE PARISH, LA (WAFB) - This time of year, the Glen Oaks High School gymnasium is usually filled with basketball players and fans, but not ...



Faith Matters: Keeping the legacy alive  The Advocate

One of Shirley Singleton's last wishes was that the Women's Encounter conference she founded 21 years ago would continue.



Up to 15 new, rebuilt schools on East Baton Rouge school construction 'wish list'  The Advocate

The East Baton Rouge Parish school system is putting together a “wish list” for school construction over the next decade that envisions up to 15 new schools, ...



21-year-old woman shot, killed Sunday in Baton Rouge at birthday party near Glen Oaks High  The Advocate

A young woman was shot and killed early Sunday while at a birthday party that had drawn a larger than normal crowd after the gathering was announced on ...



East Baton Rouge leaders trim $132 million from school construction plans, but upgrade some projects  The Advocate

East Baton Rouge Parish school officials have trimmed their school construction wish list for the next decade by $132 million as they prepare to ask voters in ...



Gov. Edwards signs 79 new bills into law, vetoes 3  WAFB.com

Governor John Bel Edwards signed 79 bills into law and vetoed three bills Wednesday that Louisiana Legislature passed during the 2018 Regular Legislative ...



Southern University student who was raped as child now the author of new, inspirational book  WAFB.com

The 21-year-old business management major at Southern says he was raped by his little sister's father when he was only 5-years-old, but as some children do, ...



At annual picnic, East Baton Rouge crime victims share experiences, learn of support services  The Advocate

Years after her son was fatally shot during a drug deal gone wrong, Jelanda Harness walked across a courtroom and hugged the grandmother of her son's killer, ...



Baton Rouge police: Man shot multiple times, killed on Bluegrass Drive  The Advocate

Whenever his neighbors needed help, Roosevelt “Rooster” Netter would show up with a friendly smile, ready to work. He mowed lawns, washed cars and ...



Mayor Broome speaks candidly about weight loss and her personal health journey  WAFB.com

For six months, Mayor-President Sharon Weston Broome has been making personal lifestyle changes and as a result, she's lost 25 lbs.



Meet Jason Triplett, former Baton Rouge resident who went viral for his 'Elsa' snow video in Boston  The Advocate

When Jason Triplett was growing up in Baton Rouge in the 1990s, there wasn't a concept called “going viral.”



BR man's shooting inspired family | Crime/Police  The Advocate

Lennard Lewis Sr., of Baton Rouge, married the love of his life, fathered three children and worked tirelessly alongside his mother all while living with a bullet ...



EBR Sheriff's Office to give away school supplies  WAFB.com

Deputies with the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office will distribute school supplies to students during an event Saturday, July 25.



School officials in East Baton Rouge assessing flood damage, deciding when to resume classes  The Advocate

Schools, both public and private, throughout the Baton Rouge area have either taken on water or have come very close to it during the floods that have caused ...



Southern picked to finish second in SWAC West; Abby, Augustine earn All-SWAC honors  WAFB.com

Dawson Odums and his Southern Jaguars have been picked to finish second in the SWAC Western Division behind defending champion and arch-rival ...



EBR School Board eyes adding magnet program to Istrouma High, creating priority enrollment zone for Mayfair Lab  The Advocate

Istrouma High School, which reopened in August, may add a magnet program next year to sync up with and attract students from a middle school magnet ...



East Baton Rouge Parish students explore health care careers at medical program  The Advocate

Central Louisiana Area Health Education Center and Our Lady of the Lake College-A Franciscan University in Baton Rouge recently presented the CI: ...



New Baton Rouge virtual school for struggling, advanced students plans to open after slow start  The Advocate

A new virtual high school available only to students who live within the boundaries of the East Baton Rouge Parish school system will hold its first day of classes ...



West Feliciana teacher Coco Ramshur ‘surprised’ with party  The Advocate

Friends and generations of former students surprised Colleen “Coco” Ramshur with a surprise party July 7, celebrating her retirement after a 52-year career as ...



East Baton Rouge school audit finds 'uncommon,' 'troubling' discrepancies in district's academic records  The Times-Picayune

The state Department of Education has finished its audit of the East Baton Rouge Parish School System's academic records, and found significant problems with ...



Southern University School of Nursing hosts students for 'Simulation Day'  The Advocate

Students interested in nursing got hands-on experience Friday during the Southern University School of Nursing's annual Simulation Day.



Southern Lab to vacate 2 football titles, runner-up finish; coach Marcus Randall suspended, says he was terminated  The Advocate

What was considered a golden era for Southern Lab football came crashing down Tuesday.



Drake’s proposal to lower GPA required to participate in school sports causing stir; research limited on impact of imposing higher standards  The Advocate

Warren Drake, the new superintendent of East Baton Rouge Parish public schools, caused a stir earlier this month when he proposed lowering the minimum ...



Baton Rouge, NCAA not on same page when it comes to GPAs, but who's correct?  The Advocate

Seniors in high school who want to play sports at one of the country's 350 Division I colleges next year will need better grades than ever, namely a minimum ...



Memories in a pile: As Baton Rouge area guts flooded homes, mountains of debris mark landscape  The Advocate

The massive debris piles grew at an astonishing rate on streets throughout East Baton Rouge Parish and surrounding areas over the weekend as many flood ...



Faith Matters: Surrendering life to God  The Advocate

The resentment and unforgiveness LaShondra Robinson harbored most of her teenage years disappeared the instant she surrendered her life to God.



ULM L Club enshrines Class of 2018 into Hall of Fame  Monroe News Star

The ULM L Club Hall of Fame's four new inductees all have their own stories. They hailed from different parts of the world, played different sports and faced ...



Health Centers in Schools now open during summer  WAFB.com

At Broadmoor High School classes may be out, but the doctor is in. Health Centers in School, a non-profit integrated primary care and mental health facility that ...



Baton Rouge man accused of attacking girlfriend with sword, resisting arrest while on acid early Saturday  The Advocate

A Baton Rouge man was arrested Saturday for allegedly attacking his girlfriend with a sword while high on drugs.



'Shelter at Home' program seen as key to Louisiana recovery; New York version drew criticism  The Advocate

In the coming days, state-directed crews will begin clearing drywall, ripping up carpets, inspecting electrical systems and performing other small-scale repairs to ...



Pam's Party Line: Kids, community and the arts make the social scene  The Advocate

This past week was all about CASA and kids, United Way and the community and a first — an arts summit.



National Signing Day commits from Baton Rouge area  WBRZ

High school seniors across the Baton Rouge area will be committing to their chosen NCAA teams Wednesday for National Signing Day.



Man, 19, found shot dead in Baton Rouge's Cadillac Street Park on Saturday  The Advocate

The discovery of a Baton Rouge man lying dead in at Cadillac Street Park on Saturday morning, hours after he was shot, led top law enforcement officials to ...



Legendary baseball scout Mel Didier dies at age 90; grew up, coached in Baton Rouge  The Advocate

Mel Didier, who grew up in Baton Rouge and had a storied career as a baseball scout and executive, football coach and athletic administrator, died Sunday in ...



After a Path Full of Obstacles, Deon Simon Is Rising With the Jets  New York Times

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. — Deon Simon is motivated by his painful past. The darkest moments came when Simon, a Jets defensive tackle, was dealing with a ...



After weeks in three places, Twin Oaks students return home  The Advocate

Two months after the start of the 2016-17 school year was interrupted by flooding, dispersing its students into three different locations, Twin Oaks Elementary ...



After teammate's death, players finish game  Vail Daily News

BATON ROUGE, La. ” Less than 24 hours after star point guard Shannon Veal collapsed on the court and died, her teammates at Glen Oaks High School ...



One person dead in double shooting in Brownfields area Sunday evening  The Advocate

One person is dead and another wounded after a double shooting Sunday night in the Brownfields area of East Baton Rouge Parish, authorities said.



Community column for Nov. 29  The Advocate

Thirteen students from Scotlandville Magnet High School, Glen Oaks High School, McKinley High School and Southern University Laboratory High School ...



CSAL, Madison Prep: Small, offbeat charter school grows into local educational, athletic powerhouse  The Advocate

Texas Longhorn defensive line coach Brick Haley paid a recruiting visit Wednesday to a small north Baton Rouge high school, which didn't have a football team ...



Teachers taught lessons to drive more students to science and technology careers  The Advocate

A succession of middle and high school science teachers on Friday climbed the bleachers at Capitol Middle School carrying Barbie or Ken dolls tied to long ...



Southern’s Willie Quinn named to Black College All-American team  The Advocate

Southern wide receiver Willie Quinn, former Glen Oaks High School running back Johnta' Hebert and former Edna Karr High School defensive back Devon ...



Power of 9: Super volunteer never takes a day off  WAFB.com

September's Power of 9 super volunteer award goes to a quiet man and plant worker. Even on vacation, Christopher Solite can be found volunteering.



See FEMA claims, money distributed in your Baton Rouge-area neighborhood after August flood  The Advocate

Almost half of the 129000 applications for disaster assistance from individuals and households after the August storms that inundated Louisiana came from ...



Community column for June 24, 2014  The Advocate

Hurst KC Council holds annual awards event. The Father Maynard E. Hurst Jr. Knights of Columbus Council 9016 at St. Louis King of France Catholic Church ...



Texas Longhorn Recruits: Week 11 Recap, Playoff Round 1 Preview  Burnt Orange Nation

Week 11 concluded the regular seasons for all of the Texas Longhorns recruits in the states of Texas and Louisiana. All of the commits' teams qualified for the ...



Keith Broome helps Biloxi hold off St. Martin's in 6A Division 7 game  Mississippi Press

St. Martin's Nick Fairley (24, white) looks to get by Jeremy Holliman (3, blue) of Gulfport during basketball action at St. Martin High School in Ocean Springs, MS ...



D'Iberville football coach: Latrell Dunbar's death following Gautier game 'still hard to accept'  Mississippi Press

D'Iberville football player Latrell Dunbar in action against Gautier Friday night. Dunbar later collapsed during the game and died at Ocean Springs Hospital.



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