Around Town

Star from 'The Help' rides in St. Helena homecoming parade

GREENSBURG, LA (FOX44) -- Saint Helena Parish Central High School has a homecoming parade today and a special guest takes part.

Auld to give free lecture for Creative Louisiana series

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) -- As Baton Rouge continues to propel forward in the national spotlight for brining more entertainment industry jobs to the Capitol City, one group works to keep the creativity flowing with a special lecture series calle

Riverboats are headed back to Baton Rouge

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) -- Riverboats have been absent from the mighty Mississippi since 2008. Local leaders say the come-back is huge for the Capitol City, and Louisiana as a whole.

Tax free shopping hopes to bring more international business to Louisiana

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) — International shoppers in Baton Rouge will be able to get a refund of their sales taxes.

Baker Buffalo Festival

BAKER, LA (FOX44) -On Saturday, Sept. 25, Baker held its annual Baker Buffalo Parade. This annual parade runs down main street through down town baker. It kicks off their three day "Buffalo Fest".

'Shrek the Musical' coming to Lafayette

LAFAYETTE, LA -- DreamWorks Theatricals and NETworks Presentations, LLC.

'Ballroom with a Twist' comes to LSU

BATON ROUGE, LA -- An ensemble of lithe dancers will waltz onto the LSU Union Theater stage on Sunday, Oct. 30, at 2:30 p.m.

Pianist returns for 'From the Top' program

BATON ROUGE, LA – Christopher O’Riley, renowned pianist and host of National Public Radio’s “From the Top” program, will return to Baton Rouge and the LSU School of Music Sept. 19-23.

Hotel Indigo taking on a cycling challenge

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) -- Downtown Baton Rouge has returned as a true hotspot for the community. But unlike the landscape of years past, the new hub for entertainment has taken on a much more inclusive set of events.

WEB EXTRA: Are you in, or out? Auld talks fall fashion trends

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) – As the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week rages on in New York, Baton Rouge prepares for its own fashion event to be held this weekend.