Louisiana bank expands to Baton Rouge through purchase

August 16, 2017 by  

BOJ Bancshares, Inc. and its wholly owned subsidiary, The Highlands Bank in Jackson have recently been purchased by Investar Bank. The transaction is [Read more]

Baton Rouge agency given funds for mental health

July 13, 2017 by  

The Humana Foundation recently awarded the Capital Area Human Services of Baton Rouge additional money to help in the treatment of people with issues related to mental health.

Jan Kasofsky, Ph.D., Executive Director of [Read more]

Baton Rouge transit system to undergo improvements

June 11, 2017 by  

Bill Deville, CEO of the Capital Area Transit System, (CATS) recently announced several initiatives designed to improve the bus system of Baton Rouge. [Read more]

Baton Rouge to host Spanish sailing cargo vessel

May 3, 2017 by  

El Galeon, a full-scale reconstruction of a Spanish galleon from the 16th Century, recently sailed into Baton Rouge and is currently residing at the USS KIDD Veteran Museum.

The ship is three masts tall and [Read more]

Community college awarded for environmental efforts

April 18, 2017 by  

The STEM Division of Baton Rouge Community College recently announced that it has received an Environmental Leadership Program Award from the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality.

The award was given to the [Read more]

Baton Rouge proposal to add more apartments in downtown

January 26, 2016 by  

The City of Baton Rouge Planning committee recently received a site plan for an apartment complex of 142 units to be built in the [Read more]

Baton Rouge hosts several holiday events

December 10, 2015 by  

The Recreation and Park Commission for the Parish of East Baton Rouge, also known as BREC, is bringing in the holidays with [Read more]

Baton Rouge medical facility reveals new ideas

November 16, 2015 by  

Six months after closing the emergency department at its Mid City campus, Baton Rouge General Medical System has [Read more]

Baton Rouge holiday shoppers get early festive opportunity

October 30, 2015 by  

The holiday season is just about on us here in Baton Rouge, and soon it will be time for the annual Mistletoe Market.

As in the last [Read more]

Upcoming fundraisers supports local attractions

September 12, 2015 by  

There are two fundraising events taking place in Baton Rouge next month that will ensure the continuation of a [Read more]

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