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Candidates weigh in for Saturday's race for State Rep. Seat

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - Attorney Alfred C. Williams, and Metro Councilwoman C Denise Marcelle, are looking for a State Representative seat in District 61.

From dress suits to shrimp boots

NEW ORLEANS, LA (FOX8) -- A high profile trial attorney traded in her dress suits for shrimp boots.

Safety tips for the Holidays

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - The holiday season is a time when busy people can become careless and vulnerable to theft and other holiday crime. The following tips can help you be more careful, prepared and aware during the holiday season.

Holiday travel advisory

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) today advised drivers of upcoming work schedules for interstate and major road projects throughout Louisiana for the Thanksgiving holiday weekend (Thurs

90-year-old man dies in fire

EUNICE, LA — State Fire Marshal H. “Butch” Browning released information in reference to a home fire this morning that has claimed the life of one man and injured his daughter.

LSU flash mob for sidewalks

BATION ROUGE, La (FOX44) — One LSU class took action today near campus to help keep students safe through a flash mob.

Mother speaks out against drunk driving

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) -- Lisa Allen fights back tears as she holds up a framed picture of a small family; a smiling young man and woman with their toddler.

Possible tornado shakes home in Kentwood

KENTWOOD, LA (FOX44) — A family of four got the shock of a lifetime last night. As they were sleeping, they say a tornado picked up their two-story home and moved it 15-feet. Thankfully, no one was injured.

Local study says Louisiana childhood obesity second worst in U.S.

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) — Researchers at Pennington Biomedical and several other agencies in the state have released the annual report card for Louisiana children’s health, and the results don't look good.

Livingston Parish President race heating up

LIVINGSTON PARISH, La (FOX44) — In Livingston, the race for Parish President is heating up. Residents say, this race has become a very big deal for their parish, and folks are incredibly passionate about Saturday’s outcome.