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‘Joseph’s Journey’ captures heart of Baton Rouge

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) -- Images in this story may be disturbing to some viewers. A dog's journey to recover from a terrible case of neglect has captured the hearts of people across Baton Rouge.

Baton Rouge Residents race to get taxes filed

BATON ROUGE, LA, (FOX44) - It's the last day to file taxes and people in the Capitol City were racing to the post office to get theirs in.

Susan G. Komen Affiliates meet to save Breast Cancer Screening Program

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - Susan G. Komen Representatives from across Louisiana came together at the State Capitol to encourage lawmakers to support a state Breast Cancer Screening Program.

Marchand friend speaks out over not guilty pleas

BATON ROUGE, La (Fox44) — Four men accused of breaking into a Gonzales home and killing three people got their day in court.

Browning steps down as State Fire Marshal

BATON ROUGE, LA — State Fire Marshal Butch Browning has retired. Browning was recognized for reorganizing the Fire Marshal’s Office and cross-training its employees.

Best Buy is announcing 50 stores will close by the end of the summer

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - Best Buy says none of the stores in Louisiana are included in the list of shops set to close. The chain is announcing 50 stores across the country will close.

Baton Rouge rolls through Bike to Work week

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - If you drove downtown today you may have noticed a lot more bicyclists on the streets. That's because it's "Bike to Work" week in the Capitol City.

Chancellor James Llorenz speaks about Southern's challenges this fall

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - Chancellor James Llorens talking about the school's challenges academically and financially. Llorens says southern has seen a significant drop in enrollment.

Missing Lafayette teen possibly in BR area

LAFAYETTE, LA (FOX44) — The Youth Services Section of the Lafayette Police Department needs the public’s help finding a missing 14-year-old girl.

IPSO is investigating a boat on fire near the Port of Iberia

The Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Office received a call around 12:15 p.m. Saturday that a boat was on fire on the Commercial Canal at the Port of Iberia.