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  • East Baton Rouge School Board approves budget

    July 18, 2014 7:35 AM

  • New travel rules delayed in East Baton Rouge

    April 19, 2012 7:38 AM

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - The East Baton Rouge Parish School Board has delayed a vote on a proposal to change its travel rules so all employees get a flat daily per diem for meals rather than having to submit original receipts. The Advocate reports a couple of board members... more »
  • East Baton Rouge panel studies school-wide sweeps

    April 6, 2012 10:57 AM

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - East Baton Rouge Parish school administrators are considering regular school-wide sweeps where all students would be searched for guns and other weapons at randomly selected schools. The Advocate reports the idea was floated Thursday at the first meeting of a special task force on student... more »
  • E.B.R. Sheriff's Office moving to airport

    March 15, 2012 9:02 AM

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - The East Baton Rouge Metro Council has unanimously approved a deal that will move the Sheriff's Office headquarters from its downtown location to a larger facility at Metro Airport. Sheriff Sid Gautreaux called it a win-win for everyone. Gautreaux said his staff will immediately begin... more »
  • East Baton Rouge sheriff eyeing airport for HQ

    March 7, 2012 8:26 AM

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - The East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office plans to move its headquarters from downtown to a former state office building in the southwest corner of Metro Airport. The Advocate reports the airport's Board of Commissioners unanimously authorized the mayor and the airport to enter into... more »
  • East Baton Rouge schools chief search to take time

    January 16, 2012 9:48 AM

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - The search for the next East Baton Rouge Parish school superintendent is taking longer than expected and could easily stretch into February. Six semifinalists are from Baton Rouge, Del Rio, Texas; Baltimore; Conyers, Ga.; the North Carolina education department, and Charleston County, S.C The Advocate... more »
  • EBR taxpayers may view assessments

    August 24, 2011 7:14 AM

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - The East Baton Rouge Parish Assessor's Office is opening its property assessments for public inspection beginning Monday and ending Sept. 9. Assessor Brian Wilson says this is the first year the property assessments will be listed on the parish tax assessor's website. The assessments are... more »
  • EBR school board debates hiring new superintendent

    July 22, 2011 7:14 AM

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - The East Baton Rouge Parish School has debated what kind of person it should hire for its next superintendent but will wait until Aug. 4 before making any decisions. On Thursday, the board also is putting off until then whether to hire a search firm... more »
  • BR Escaped Inmate Caught Hiding in Vacant House

    October 20, 2010 11:41 AM

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Deputies and members of the U.S. Marshal's Task Force on Tuesday found a 34-year-old man who escaped from the East Baton Rouge Parish Courthouse inside a vacant house. Demond Fitzgerald Cook, 34, was being transported around 7:45 a.m. to the court by deputies from the... more »
  • Schools on Lockdown After Inmate Breaks Free in EBR

    October 19, 2010 1:07 PM

    Deputies in East Baton Rouge Parish continue to search for 34-year-old Demond Cook who escaped while headed to court today. He was being transported by deputies from the Catahoula Parish Sheriff's Office to be sentenced for for two counts of armed robbery and one count of second-degree kidnapping, when he... more »
  • Dilworth: Staying on as EBR Schools Chief

    May 7, 2010 9:47 AM

    BATON ROUGE, La. - East Baton Rouge Parish Superintendent JohnBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - East Baton Rouge Parish Superintendent John Dilworth has changed his mind about leaving his job. Dilworth announced Thursday that he is rescinding the resignation that he submitted April 16. Dilworth credited his reversal to what he... more »

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