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Governor Bobby Jindal honors Louisiana's oldest living couple

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - On Valentine's Day in Baton Rouge, Governor Bobby Jindal took some time to honor Louisiana's longest married couple.

Two new police officers are on the streets in Walker

WALKER, LA (FOX44) - Two new reserve officers are ready to hit the street in Walker.

Governor Bobby Jindal is excited Union Pacific is coming to south Louisiana

ADDIS, LA (FOX44) - In Addis, Governor Bobby Jindal announces a new Railroad line that will bring over 200 jobs to south Louisiana.

Deputies celebrate Livingston Sheriff's birthday

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) — Livingston Parish Deputies threw a birthday bash for their top dog Tuesday. Sheriff Willie Graves turned 55 and all his co-workers were there to make sure he celebrated the right way.

Residents want mayor candidates to focus on the issues

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) — When it comes to choosing the next city leader, residents say the candidates will have to take on some big issues.

School teacher wins "Queen for the Day"

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) — Elementary school teacher Janet Sonnier got a chance to be queen for the day.

Groundbreaking for new fire station in Baton Rouge

BATON ROUGE,LA (FOX44) — The Baton Rouge Fire Department broke ground on the new Wooddale Fire Station # 8, today. The fire station replaces the one currently located on Lobdell.

LSU Planning officials say they're building a round about on Dalrymple Drive

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - It'll soon be easier to make you way around the LSU campus. That's because the University is building a roundabout close to campus.

East Baton Rouge School officials say they're happy with new lottery system

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - In East Baton Rouge Parish, teachers and parents say they're very pleased with the results of the new lottery system for Pre-K children.

Downtown Baton Rouge green space getting a make over

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) — Construction is underway at Repentance Park. It's all part of a plan by the Downtown Development District to better use green space in the city.