Unsettled weekend weather, more cool temps to follow

3 days ago WBRZ 0
Humidity will return for a rather unsettled, wet weekend. Shower dodging will be rewarded by another punch of cool, dry, fall air for the middle of next week. THE FORECAST: Today and Tonight: Weather will start to transition on this final day of the workweek. High temperatures will still make it into the mid 80s. Read More

NOAA: warmer, drier winter expected in the Baton Rouge area

4 days ago WBRZ 0
According to NOAA’s Climate Prediction Center, southeast Louisiana and southwest Mississippi can expect warmer and drier than average weather this winter. The outlook comes from the agency’s annual long-term winter forecast, which was issued on Thursday. Typical winter highs and lows for the Baton Rouge area are about 64 and 43 degrees respectively—an average of Read More

Nice for now, watching the weekend forecast

5 days ago WBRZ 0
Temperatures will slowly climb above average through the end of the week. Rain is in the forecast for this weekend. THE FORECAST: Today and Tonight: Wednesday looks like another good one. Sunshine will fill afternoon skies as thermometers chug upward into the low 80s. Winds will be light and northeasterly. Overnight will again bring clear Read More

Sheriff’s office refuses to buy Ford vehicles due to NFL protests

2 weeks ago WBRZ 0
BOSSIER PARISH – A parish in North Louisiana says it refuses to buy any more Ford vehicles for its force because of ongoing protests in the National Football League. The announcement came from Bossier Parish Sheriff Julian Whittington Wednesday afternoon in the form of an open letter addressed to the Ford Motor Company, which is a Read More

After I-12 wreck, mother’s emotional Facebook post criticizes careless driver

2 weeks ago WBRZ 0
DENHAM SPRINGS – In a series of emotional Facebook messages, a mother has updated the tragic story of a car accident that’s left her five-month-old clinging to life at an area hospital. The crash happened Wednesday evening on I-12 in Livingston Parish. Police said vehicles collided on the eastbound stretch of interstate around mile marker Read More

Authorities: No evidence of reported drive-by shooting in Pride Tuesday

2 weeks ago WBRZ 0
PRIDE – Authorities say reports they received of a drive-by shooting in Pride Tuesday afternoon were unfounded. A spokesperson said the agency responded to reports of shots fired on Liberty Road near the Pride One Stop just before 4 p.m. The sheriff’s office said witnesses reported someone in a passing car fired shots at them Read More

2:30 p.m. kickoff time announced for LSU-Auburn

2 weeks ago WBRZ 0
BATON ROUGE – LSU announced Sunday this weekend’s “Gold Game” in Tiger Stadium against Auburn will be an afternoon start.  LSU Football posted on Twitter that kickoff will be at 2:30 p.m. Saturday. This will be the LSU’s second consecutive 2:30 p.m. start. The Tigers defeated the University of Florida, 17-16, Saturday.  Saturday’s game will be the Read More

LSU continues to find its footing vs Troy

3 weeks ago WBRZ 0
UPDATE: LSU falls to to Troy 24-21  BATON ROUGE — This could be a telling weekend for 25th-ranked LSU. The Tigers are favored to beat Troy (3-1) by three touchdowns, yet LSU (3-1) has looked vulnerable recently, beaten badly two weeks ago and narrowly avoiding an upset last week. Tigers coach Ed Orgeron suggested that youth Read More

Voodoo Fest 2017 daily music schedule

1 month ago The Times-Picayune 0
The 2017 Voodoo Festival is scheduled for Friday, October 27 through Sunday, October 29 in New Orleans’ City Park. You can find  the festivals’ daily schedule below as well as information on purchasing single day tickets.   Friday (Oct. 27), Kendrick Lamar tops the bill, following LCD Soundsystem, Galantis, Kehlani, Prophets of Rage, Yellow Claw, Read More