In a preliminary proposal that will take months to confirm, the Biden administration is floating the possibility of nixing oil and gas leases in the Gulf of Mexico and the rest of the outer continental shelf for the next five years. Read the full story
The kangaroo that roamed the streets of the Zachary area on Wednesday has a week to bounce, according to East Baton Rouge Animal Control. Read the full story
A dip in the pool, burgers and hot dogs on the grill, fireworks, ah, the fireworks. Any way you mark the Fourth of July in the Baton Rouge area, your celebration can start early and run right through Monday night. Read the full story
After decades in the restaurant business, the owners of Mason's Grill have decided it's time to step away from the popular restaurant. Read the full story
Four-star edge rusher Jaxon Howard committed Friday night to LSU in what could be the first of a string of commitments to the Tigers over the next week. Read the full story
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