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LSU fans bust a move for free tickets

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) -- Believe it or not, there were some free tickets for the LSU vs Alabama game up for grabs last night. But to get them, fans had to bust a move.

Some stores to open even earlier on Black Friday

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) — For the first time ever, two major retailers will open their doors extra early to Black Friday shoppers.

Little ones ride like the pros at GBR State Fair

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) — One of the features of the Great Baton Rouge State Fair this year is the Mutton Bustin Contest on Sunday afternoons. If you've never seen this competition you'll be impressed.

Renaissance Hotel officially open

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) — The Renaissance Baton Rouge has been in the works for ten years. The place has been opened for about two weeks, but the official unveiling happened earlier this morning on Thursday, Oct. 27.

Zombies invade LSU’s campus for annual walk

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) -- Zombies invading LSU's campus tonight, as part of an annual tradition, just in time for Halloween.

Events for Halloween weekend in BR

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) — Halloween is upon us, and that means it’s time to party! Here is your comprehensive guide to all things fun happening in the Capitol City for the big weekend.

'The Real World' seeks new cast members from Baton Rouge

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) -- MTV’s “The Real World” will be in Baton Rouge this weekend to give residents of the Red Stick a chance at being on the next season of the reality TV show.

LSU Libraries Special Collections to Feature “Portraits of a River City: Natchez in Photographs”

BATON ROUGE, LA. (FOX44) - LSU Libraries Special Collections will offer a special exhibit titled “Portraits of a River City: Natchez in Photographs – Selections from the Thomas H.

BR is first stop for Go Natural tour

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) — High gas prices have become a red light for many independent touring musicians, but a new green tour hopes to change that. The first stop for that tour is here in Baton Rouge.

Nicholls holds free Gin Blossoms concert

BATON ROUGE, La (NBC33) - Coastal Commerce Bank and Nicholls State University invite the south Louisiana community to Kasasa Rocks Nicholls, a free, family-friendly campus festival and concert featuring the Gin Blossoms on Sunday, Oct. 30.