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Glen Oaks High investigating allegations that students cheated on state exam; accused teacher placed on leave  WAFB

Officials at Glen Oaks High School are currently investigating allegations that students may have cheated on a state exam, the East Baton Rouge Parish School ...

Update: Employee on administrative leave after cheating claims at Glen Oaks

Update: An employee accused in a cheating scandal at Glen Oaks High school has been placed on administrative leave.

Deputies called to Glen Oaks High after reported fight  WBRZ

BATON ROUGE - Authorities were called to a reported fight at an area school Tuesday.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

East Baton Rouge School Board debates closing two middle schools, zone changes at other schools  The Advocate

Plans to close Broadmoor and North Banks middle schools in May sparked debate Tuesday, with some East Baton Rouge Parish School Board members ...

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 ...

Baton Rouge school system spending almost $1.1 million to buy dozen t-buildings leased after 2016 flood  The Advocate

The East Baton Rouge Parish school system is loosening its otherwise tight purse strings to the tune of almost $1.1 million to buy a dozen temporary buildings it ...

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

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

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

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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 ...

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.

Southeast Middle presented with award for recycling  WAFB

On Wednesday, East Baton Rouge Mayor-President Sharon Weston Broome honored a local middle school for its role in recycling in the parish.

Man stabbed at Baton Rouge liquor store  WAFB

A man was reportedly stabbed the night of Wednesday, Feb. 20 at a liquor store.

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 ...

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

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 ...

Report: Bat infestation closes Vermilion Parish high school  WAFB

Roughly 600 bats were found in the hallways at Geuydan High School on Monday (Jan. 28).

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 ...

Civil Rights leader speaks at U-High in Baton Rouge  WAFB

In Baton Rouge Friday, a huge figure in Civil Rights and education stopped by U-High to share some hard earned wisdom.

The Church Academy Baton Rouge to close at end of school year  WAFB

A private school in Baton Rouge announced it will close after the end of this school year.

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 ...

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 ...

School consumed by massive blaze burns to ground in Ouachita Parish  WAFB

WEST MONROE, LA (KNOE) - A fire consumed Boley Elementary School in West Monroe. The fire started around 5 p.m. on Saturday, April 13. The West Monroe ...

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 ...

VIDEO: La. middle school student pinned down in altercation with adult  WAFB

PONCHATOULA, LA (WVUE) - A video posted to social media appears to show an adult at Ponchatoula Jr. High School pinning down a student during an ...

Baton Rouge woman wanted in barbershop attack  WAFB

Authorities are looking for a woman accused of attacking someone at a barbershop, according to a Thursday release from Crime Stoppers in Baton Rouge.

Terrica Williams assumes role as Baton Rouge city constable: 'I kept God in the middle of my campaign'  The Advocate

Five years after making a claim of gender discrimination against the Baton Rouge City Constable's office, Terrica Williams returns to the agency on Wednesday ...

Baton Rouge woman accused of kidnapping children, stealing vehicle from home  WAFB

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - A woman was arrested and charged with simple kidnapping after she took two young children from their home in a stolen vehicle, ...

Baker man accused of stealing 2 calves  WAFB

The man allegedly sold the livestock without the owner's permission.

Southern University Museum of Arts damaged by lightning strike  WAFB

Investigators with the Baton Rouge Fire Department say a lightning strike damaged the Southern University Museum of Arts on Thursday, April 4.

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 ...

EBR School Board takes small step toward potential layoffs  WAFB

The East Baton Rouge Parish School Board (EBRPSS) took a small step toward potential layoffs Thursday night. Members authorized the beginning of the ...

Aerial photos show Miss. River in downtown Baton Rouge  WAFB

Water levels remain extremely high in downtown Baton Rouge.

Multiple inmates transported from EBR parish prison  WAFB

The inmates were reportedly vomiting and complaining of severe stomach issues.

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 ...

ARRESTED: 3 accused of creating and placing fake bombs at Louisiana schools, business  WAFB

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Two men and a woman were arrested and accused of creating and planting fake bombs at two north Louisiana schools and at a ...

BRPD seeking suspects in Metro PCS armed robberies  WAFB

The Baton Rouge Police Department's Armed Robbery Division is currently investigating multiple armed robberies at Metro PCS stores throughout Baton Rouge.

EBR schools receive another $7.9M for flood recovery

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

'Big Brother' to host open casting call in Baton Rouge  WAFB

BATON ROUGE, LA (KSLA) - A hit CBS reality show is looking for everyday people in Louisiana to compete in their popular show Big Brother. The competition ...

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.

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 ...

Basement of Middleton Library on LSU campus closed to public  WAFB

LSU reported the basement of the Troy H. Middleton Library is closed to the public due to ongoing water intrusion.

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 ...

Barn partially collapses after fire in Central  WAFB

Emergency crews in Central responded to a fire on Hooper Road Wednesday afternoon.

Police remove coyote from bathroom of Nashville convention center  WAFB

Police removed a scared, confused coyote after it wandered into Music City Center in Nashville on Sunday night.

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.

NOPD searching for teen reported missing from New Orleans East  WAFB

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - The New Orleans Police Department is asking for the public's help locating a teen reported missing from New Orleans East.

Body found in East Feliciana Parish  WAFB

The East Feliciana Parish Sheriff's Office says a body was found in the 19000 block of Hwy. 10 east of Clinton.

Man arrested after allegedly raping girl over 13 years  WAFB

A Baton Rouge man has been arrested after reportedly raping a girl from the time she was 4-years-old to the time she was 17.

Spring is here, and with it, pollen has taken over Southwest Louisiana  WAFB

People were lining up on Saturday at Don's Carwash, trying to combat the pollen covering their cars.

HALLOWEEN: Trick-or-treating hours set; lots of events planned  WAFB

Trick-or-treating hours have been set for Halloween night for several areas in and around Baton Rouge.

Woman arrested, man wanted in Ascension Parish drug seizure  WAFB

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - A woman was arrested and a man is wanted after detectives recovered drugs from a home in Ascension Parish. Ascension Parish ...

Sheriff’s Office: Glen Oaks High student accused of assaulting teachers, peace officer  The Advocate

A Glen Oaks High School student threatened a sheriff's deputy with putting “a bullet in your a**” as officers arrested him at the school Wednesday afternoon after ...

LSU’s VP of Finance up for job at UNM  WAFB

Layzell is among four finalists for the UNM position of Senior Vice President for Finance and Administration.

Oscar Lozada indicted in murder of wife, Brusly High teacher Sylviane Finck  WAFB

Lozada recently confessed to killing Finck in 2011 and disposing of her remains in an unknown location.

Person killed during attempted robbery of LSU athletes identified  WAFB

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Baton Rouge Police detectives have released the name of the person fatally shot during an attempted robbery involving two LSU ...

N 40th Street house fire believed to be arson  WAFB

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Arson has been determined as the cause of a vacant house fire Monday night. A spokesperson for the Baton Rouge Fire ...

Loose barge hits ‘Old Bridge,’ officials say no safety issue for drivers  WAFB

DOTD and Louisiana State Police personnel inspected the Huey P. Long Bridge (Old Bridge) after a barge hit it Sunday afternoon and officials said there is no ...

Man wanted by APSO for attempted murder turns himself in  WAFB

Police are looking for a man wanted on two counts of attempted second-degree murder.

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 ...

Two houses damaged in suspected truck arson on S. Eugene Street in Baton Rouge  WAFB

Authorities are investigating an arson case after two homes were damaged early Sunday in a Baton Rouge neighborhood.

Free admission day, financial literacy events coming to Knock Knock Children’s Museum  WAFB

The Knock Knock Children's Museum is dedicating two days to increasing financial literacy among kids by creating special hands-on activities that creatively ...

Woman dead, toddler injured in crash on Scenic Hwy  WAFB

Baton Rouge police officers have responded to a serious crash on Scenic Highway Sunday afternoon.

Study slams East Baton Rouge Parish Prison safety  WBXH

Researchers from the Promise of Justice initiative say 25 men died in the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison between 2012 and 2016 and argued most of the ...

Man accused of holding box cutter to woman’s neck after she tried kicking him out  WAFB

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - One man has been arrested on domestic abuse charges after a woman says he held a box cutter to her neck while she was ...

East Baton Rouge Parish ends 2018 with 86 homicides  WAFB

For the next 364 days, Baton Rouge has a chance to set a record and this time city leaders want it to be for the least number of killings we've seen in years past.

Man with history of inappropriate sexual contact with minors arrested again  WAFB

A man with a history of inappropriate sexual conduct with juveniles has been arrested again, this time accused of molesting an 8-year-old girl.

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.

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 ...

Explosion in hydrocarbon tank causes fire in Central  WAFB

CENTRAL, LA (WAFB) - Officials responded to a tank fire in Central Monday morning. The fire was reported just before 10 a.m. on Feb. 25 in the 8400 block of ...

Man accused of shooting at, kidnapping woman after argument  WAFB

Tyler Armstead, 24, was booked into East Baton Rouge Parish Sunday, April 14 on a slew of charges after he reportedly shot a gun and threatened a woman ...

Mom won’t be prosecuted for posting school fight video  WAFB

The mother of a student who took video of Acadiana High fight has been arrested.

East Baton Rouge deputies challenge Livingston Parish to top their lip sync video  WBXH

The East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office has now joined in on the law enforcement lip sync battle.

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, ...

YouTube Kids videos found with suicide instructions  WAFB

The videos in question have a 9-second clip edited into them of a man giving advice on how to properly slit your wrists.

YOUR TURN: Cenikor Honors  WAFB

This week, an organization called the Cenikor Foundation honored many Louisiana leaders.

One person critical after apartment complex shooting near Coursey Blvd  WAFB

Emergency crews are investigating a shooting reported near Coursey Boulevard at the Sherwood Acres Apartment complex.

Glitch in jury selection halts East Baton Rouge Parish trials until at least June  WAFB

Now that the jury selection for Grover Cannon's trial is starting over, many other court cases in East Baton Rouge Parish could be put on hold.

Retired EBR deputy killed in crash near Zachary  WAFB

A retired deputy with the East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office died Tuesday morning in a crash near Zachary, according to officials.

State Police clear West Baton Rouge Sheriff in criminal probe  WAFB

Louisiana State Police have concluded no probable cause exists to criminally charge West Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff Mike Cazes after the WAFB 9NEWS ...

Loaded gun found in Capitol Middle student’s bookbag  WAFB

Sheriff's deputies said they were called to a Baton Rouge middle school after a gun was found in a student's bookbag Thursday morning.

Registered sex offender accused of home invasion, attempted rape of 11-year-old  WAFB

Baton Rouge Police have arrested a registered sex offender who is accused of entering a home and attempting to sexually assault an 11-year-old girl, according ...

THE INVESTIGATORS: Man arrested for posing as LSU employee has lengthy criminal history, court records show  WAFB

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - A man has been arrested after allegedly posing as an LSU athletics employee and advertising a fake job to several women across ...

Cigarette butt responsible for smoldering fire at Mall of Louisiana  WBXH

Firefighters extinguished a smoldering fire they say was started by an improperly disposed of cigarette butt at the Mall of Louisiana Saturday. Crews from the St.

Rubber ramps added to steel La 1 plates to mitigate traffic  WAFB

The ramps will help drivers transition on and off the plates.

EBRSO: Woman plans to throw drugs over prison fence; arrested in parking lot  WAFB

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - The East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office (EBRSO) reports a woman was arrested Friday evening while attempting to bring ...

Mezzo Technologies awarded $1.64 million for high temperature materials project  WAFB

A Baton Rouge company received $1.64 million to develop a higher-temperature heat exchanger that could make energy conversion more efficient and ...

3 arrested after reportedly stealing nearly $150k worth of tools from Home Depot stores across the country  WAFB

Three men have been arrested after the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office says they stole at least $140000 worth of tools from various Home Depot ...

Coworkers pitch in to help buy Walk-On’s employee new bike after his was stolen  WAFB

Some employees at the Walk-On's on Burbank recently pitched in to help buy a new bike for one of their coworkers after his was stolen during his shift.

Preliminary numbers show La. recorded more tornadoes than any other state in 2018  WAFB

The latest “preliminary" numbers from the National Weather *Service* Storm Prediction Center lists 86 tornadoes in Louisiana during 2018, more than double the ...

Driver in critical condition after semi overturns in LA1 crash  WAFB

A driver is in critical condition after a wreck involving a 18-wheeler on LA 1 late Friday.

Large-scale Baton Rouge drug dealer pleads guilty in federal court  WAFB

A member of a large drug trafficking network in Baton Rouge has been convicted, reports United States Attorney Brandon Fremin.

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.

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