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Greek Festival

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) — Downtown Baton Rouge turned blue and white tonight for the first ever Baton Rouge Greek Festival.

LSU Tiger Band fan gets a gift

BATON ROUGE,LA (FOX44) — One LSU Tiger Band fan scored the present of a life time. Today out going drum major Chase Howard presented 5-year-old Colton Coffey with his very own golden band from tigerland drum major's hat.

Lemonade Day

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) — Kids across Baton Rouge didn't let the rain spoil their fun for the 2nd Annual South Louisiana Lemonade day.

National eat what you want day

ENTERTAINMENT NEWS (CNN) — You can have whatever you like - May 11 is National Eat What You Want Day!

JOSHUA LEDET, PHILLIP PHILLIPS AND JESSICA SANCHEZ ARE THE TOP THREE FINALISTS ON “AMERICAN IDOL”

TOP THREE PERFORM THREE SONGS EACH: JUDGES’ CHOICE, JIMMY IOVINE’S CHOICE AND THEIR CHOICE WEDNESDAY, MAY 16, ON FOX   Lisa Marie Presley and AMERICAN IDOL Runner-Up Adam Lambert

Disney on Ice: Dare to Dream

BATON ROUGE,LA (FOX44) - FOX44 got a sneak peak today of the latest show to take the stage at the Baton Rouge River Center.

Louisiana House begins budget discussion

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) — It’s a critical day for the Louisiana House as lawmakers try to vote on how billions of dollars will be spent to keep the state running.

LSU Chancellor Martin a finalist in CSU Chancellor job

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) -- A spokesperson for Colorado State confirms LSU Chancellor Mike Martin has been selected as a the only finalist for the open Chancellor position at Colorado State University.

Unrestrained driver seriously injured in single-vehicle crash, impairment suspected

ST. AMANT, LA — Louisiana State Police Troop A investigated a single-vehicle crash early this morning that left the unrestrained driver with life-threatening injuries. The crash occurred on LA 431 east of US 61 shortly before 2:30 a.m.

LSP: 3 people injured at Westlake Chemical Plant

GEISMAR, La (FOX44) — Three people sent to the hospital today after a chemical release at the Westlake Chemical Plant in Geismar this evening.