ZHS Broncos are 1-1

Local and area high school football teams playing Friday, Sept. 19: • Zachary vs. East Feliciana - Bronco Stadium (Both teams are 1-1. Last week ZHS defeated Northwest 48-0 and East Feliciana beat Belaire, 20-8.) • Baker vs. TBA
After many months of planning and gathering information through public meetings, focus group meetings, scientific surveys and online input from the community, the Recreation and Park Commission for the Parish of East Baton Rouge (BREC) will unveil for public comment a draft of its new 10-year strategic plan.
*EDITOR'S NOTE: The following arrests were ONLY processed between the dates listed and does not necessarily mean these individuals were arrested during this time.** Taisean Ordone, 38, Baton Rouge, booked on bench warrant for failure to appear for driving under suspension and headlights required

ZHS Broncos are 1-1

EBRSO Apprehends 3 Shortly After Chase Bank Robbery

A masked robber at the Chase Bank on Jones Creek Road Wednesday morning demands cash from the teller. (IMAGE/EBRSO)

East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office detectives arrested three individuals Wednesday evening involved in a bank robbery that occurred Sept. 17 at approximately 10:40 a.m.

Admitted meat thief sought by Zachary PD

DO YOU KNOW THIS MAN? He is wanted for allegedly stealing meat products from LeBlanc's Food Stores in Zachary. Contact the ZPD at 654-1904 with information. (IMAGE/ZPD)

Zachary Police Chief David McDavid says the Zachary Police Department is searching for a suspect who is allegedly responsible for the theft of meat products from LeBlanc’s Food Store on Church Stre

Health officials confirm 12 new West Nile Virus infections, 92 cases this year

There were seven new cases of West Nile fever reported last week: Caddo (2), East Baton Rouge (2), Livingston (1), Orleans (1) and St. Tammany (1) and two new asymptomatic cases, one in East Baton Rouge and one in Iberville parishes.

Last week, the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals (DHH) confirmed 12 new cases of West Nile virus, of which three were neuroinvasive disease infections, bringing this year’s total to 92 r

Zachary Special Olympics events kick off with FREE Dress Day Sept. 19

Zachary special needs student-athletes participate in opening ceremonies at the 2013 Time Trials. (PHOTO/Stacy Gill)


Preparations for Zachary student-athletes hoping to qualify for the Capital Area Special Olympics are underway.



ZHS Broncos are 1-1

Local and area high school football teams playing Friday, Sept. 19:


Mabel LeBlanc Broussard (1924 ~ 2014)

Mabel LeBlanc Broussard, 90, was born on Aug. 10, 1924, and passed away on Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014, at her daughter’s home in Zachary, where she has resided for the past nine years.

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