Satellite Warnings
7 Day Forecast 7 Day Forecast


Tempers flare during 'Blighted Officials' trial

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) — tempers flaring on the second day of jury deliberation in the trial against ex- Saint Gabriel mayor George Grace..

Third victim of deadly home invasion in Gonzales passed away

GONZALES, LA (FOX44) — The third victim of a deadly home invasion in Gonzales passed away early today, Friday, March 2.

Threatening messages on Facebook land Lafayette woman behind bars for Terrorizing

LAFAYETTE, LA (FOX44) — Threatening messages posted by a former student of St. Thomas More High School prompted action from the Lafayette Police Department on Thursday, March 1.

UPDATE: Female victim of fatal shooting identified

THIS IS A FOX44 NEWS UPDATE: The victim in last night's shooting has been identified as Kayla Selders, 23, of Baton Rouge.

No verdict yet in Grace trial

BATON ROUGE,LA(FOX44) — The jury of eight women and four men have not yet reached a verdict in the case against ex-Saint Gabriel mayor George Grace.

Personal care attendant arrested for Medicaid fraud

BATON ROUGE, LA — A Slidell woman has been arrested and charged with 10 counts of Medicaid fraud for filing false claims, state Attorney General Buddy Caldwell said.

Former LGP Abstinence director to spend 70 days in jail, pay massive restitution fee

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) — Out of Federal Court, US Attorney Don Cazayoux announced the former Director of the Louisiana Governor's program on abstinence will spend 70 months in federal prison.

Crime forum ignites woman to take action

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) — Anne Harrison spends three days a week in the most dangerous part of the city.

DeSoto Parish deputies arrest former NBA star

DESOTO PARISH, LA — A former NBA basketball player today was charged with theft by DeSoto Parish Sheriff's deputies.

99-year-old man strangled; family wants answers

NEW ORLEANS, LA (FOX8) -- At 99 years old, Leon Brier -- known in his neighborhood as ‘Smokey’ -- showed no signs of s