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Baton Rouge's prosecutors have begun reviewing dozens of cases involving a former police officer found untruthful in a high-profile case in which he shot at... [Read More]
A Baton Rouge man was arrested Wednesday and accused of intimidating a woman whose son was a homicide victim in November. [Read More]
With "Guilty Machines," Baton Rouge emcee Phosfiend is unabashedly doing exactly what he wants. The album, the third release by Phosfiend, aka Donovan Simms, continues... [Read More]
Janessa Hartley was a grandmother, a Redemptorist graduate and a former preschool classroom assistant. [Read More]
For one day, downtown Baton Rouge will be at the center of the Louisiana food truck scene. [Read More]
Roughly two dozen residents from around the Winbourne Avenue area of Baton Rouge met Wednesday night to express their interest in joining a class-action lawsuit... [Read More]
Authorities arrested at least two people suspected of driving while intoxicated in East Baton Rouge Parish and booked them into parish prison between noon Tuesday... [Read More]
Devin White penned a final goodbye to Baton Rouge and the Tigers fanbase in a letter published by the LSU athletics department on Tuesday. [Read More]
Lanes on Interstate 10 in the Baton Rouge area will be closed at various times over a seven-day span starting Thursday, the Louisiana Department of... [Read More]
One person was pronounced dead after a reported shooting Tuesday evening in a quiet Sherwood Forest neighborhood. [Read More]
It is with great concern that I share the information our board and school family was surprised with at the last East Baton Rouge Parish... [Read More]
Jasmine Tunson's got a lot going for her: She adores her 10-month-old daughter, Jream, and enjoys her work as a housekeeper, though it's only a... [Read More]
Jim Mestayer, of Baton Rouge, adds to our growing series of "small world" stories:... [Read More]
Get ready for a bit of weather roller coaster, Baton Rouge and New Orleans. [Read More]
East Baton Rouge Parish School Board member Jill Dyason, who represents much of the would-be City of St. George, passed on the first petition but... [Read More]
Amid a push to send the East Baton Rouge parish attorney packing, Metro Council members are already lining up who they'd like to see as... [Read More]
Even now, Baton Rouge businessman Melvin Hardnett stands in awe of the history that's been placed in his care: the hearse that carried the body... [Read More]
The LSU beach volleyball team unveils its brand-new facility Monday Jan. 14, 2019, in Baton Rouge, La. The new stadium is north of the LSU... [Read More]
Compiled from staff reports. To contact a crime reporter at The Advocate, email or call (225) 388-0369. [Read More]
A surprisingly short line connects discussion of ancient Roman law to teasing Baton Rouge politicians. [Read More]
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