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A Community in Belle Rose is shocked over teen's death

BELLE ROSE, LA (FOX44) - Assumption Parish Sheriff's Deputies say Eric Miles Jr. ,15, was stabbed during in a fist fight Thursday evening.

Tigerland residents scared for safety

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) — People who live and work in Tigerland say they're scared. Residents say Tigerland has become increasingly more dangerous over the past few years.

Point Coupee Central High pays tribute to teen

NEW ROADS, LA (FOX44) — "My heart goes out to her family. It really does," says New Roads resident Latonya Joseph.

Teen dies in two-vehicle crash

IBBERVILLE, LA — Today, Friday, March 9, troopers with Louisiana State Police Troop A investigated a two vehicle crash on LA Highway 411 south of Slacks Bridge which claimed the life of a Maringouin teen.

Monster truck to set to crush bully

BATON ROUGE,LA (FOX44) — The Boys and Girls Club of Baton Rouge are tackling the issue of bullying thanks to Monster Jam's "Medusa".

Livingston parish to get animal control

LIVINGSTON PARISH, La (FOX44) — A plan to finally bring animal control to Livingston Parish is in the works. Parish President Layton Ricks has taken the first steps towards setting up a shelter.

Lafayette attorney to take over as Claims Administrator of BP settlement program

LOUISIANA (FOX44) — A federal judge has appointed Lafayette attorney to relieve Ken Feinberg. Patrick Juneau will be the new Claims Administrator of the oil spill settlement program.

Cleo Fields serves keynote address at Founder’s Day celebration at Southern

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) — Former alumni and Congressman Cleo Fields was the keynote speaker at Southern University today. His speech was part of the Founder's Day Celebration activities at the school.

Patient escapes transport custody; missing in Denham Springs area

DENHAM SPRINGS, LA (FOX44) — A mental health patient being transported from Bogalusa to the Baton Rouge General Hospital escaped from custody last night, Wednesday, March 8, in the Denham Springs Area.

Early morning fire completely destroys BR home

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) — An early morning fire caused a total of $125,000 of damage to a home in Baton Rouge.