Local Media

The Capital Region has an abundance of news and specialty media to fill you in on everything from hard hitting cover stories to lifestyle features.  These local outlets are also good resources for staying in the know about upcoming events.  Check out the sites below to keep up with the news and events most relevant to you, or visit the Events page to see what’s coming up soon in your area of interest.

Daily and Community News

  • The Advocate

    Daily news publication and daily emails for the Capital Region
    theadvocate.com

  • Central City News

    Monthly news publication for the city of Central
    centralcitynews.net

  • Gonzales Weekly Citizen

    Bi-weekly news for Gonzales
    weeklycitizen.com

  • NOLA Media Group – Baton Rouge Bureau

    Weekly news publication, daily news emails, and weekly events emails for the Capital Region
    nola.com/baton-rouge

  • Riverside Reader

    Weekly publication for Iberville, Pointe Coupee, West Baton Rouge, and St. Landry Parishes
    riversidereader.com

Local Television

  • Louisiana Public Broadcasting

    Non-profit, educational programming
    lpb.org

  • WBRZ – ABC

    Local news at 5:00 am, 12:00 pm, 4:00 pm, 5:00 pm, 6:00 pm, and 10:00 pm
    wbrz.com

  • WAFB – CBS

    Local news at 4:30 am, 5:00 am, 12:00 pm, 5:00 pm, 6:00 pm, and 10:00 pm
    wafb.com

  • WVLA – NBC

    Local news at 5:00 am, 5:00 pm, 6:30 pm, and 10:00 pm
    nbc33tv.com

Business News and Events

  • Baton Rouge Business Report

    Bi-weekly publication and twice daily business news emails
    businessreport.com

  • Baton Rouge Area Chamber

    Weekly business news emails for BRAC investors
    brac.org

Lifestyle Publications and Websites

  • 225

    Entertainment, people, and food
    Monthly publication and weekly event emails
    225batonrouge.com

  • Baton Rouge Parents

    Resources, articles, and events for parents
    Monthly publication and weekly event emails
    brparents.com

  • City Social

    People, places, community, and non-profit events
    Monthly publication
    citysocial.com

  • DIG

    Entertainment, LSU news, and events
    Bi-weekly publication, online event listing, and weekly event email
    digbatonrouge.com

  • Red Schtick

    Satirical news on South Louisiana politics, people, and culture
    theredshtick.com

  • Town Favorites

    Local events, recipes, and entertainment reviews
    Monthly publication
    townfavorites.com

  • Baton Rouge Moms

    Food, health, and calendar of events
    Website and blog
    batonrougemoms.com

  • Bite and Booze

    Food, drinks, and culinary events
    Website, blog, and newsletter
    biteandbooze.com

  • Country Roads

    Covering events, food, culture, art, and daytrips from New Orleans to Natchez
    Monthly publication
    countryroadsmagazine.com

  • InRegister

    Philanthropic events, people, places, and style
    Monthly publication
    inregister.com

  • The Scout Guide, Baton Rouge

    Specialty advertising and lifestyle
    Annual publication
    batonrouge.thescoutguide.com

Specialty Support Groups

Specialty Event Listings and Newsletters