BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo is excited to announce the birth of a baby plains zebra.
He was born on Tuesday, July 17th, and is doing well on exhibit with the herd. This baby is the 23rd zebra born at the Baton Rouge Zoo.
Mosquitoes infected with West Nile virus have been found in Ascension Parish.
A spokesperson for the parish president's office says mosquitoes have been trapped in several spots across the parish and tested.
Around 7:00 a.m. Thursday morning, a search party set out to search three suspicious plots of overturned dirt, which investigators thought could be the shallow grave of missing UL student Mickey Shunick.