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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.

A shooting on Sharlo Avenue leaves one man dead

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - Baton Rouge Police are investigating a shooting on Sharlo Avenue that left one man dead. Police Officers said it happened around 2:40 Sunday morning in the 1400 block of Sharlo Street.

Baton Rouge Firefighters Respond to a fire on Woodland Ridge Avenue

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - Baton Rouge Firefighters say they got to a house fire on Woodland Ridge Avenue Saturday just in time to save the house. Firefighters say the fire started around 3:30 that afternoon.

EBR MayorPresident Kip Holden headlines "Fest for Life"

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - East Baton Rouge Mayor-President Kip Holden teamed up with Our Lady of the Lake Hospital and Mary Bird perkins Cancer Center today to celebrate a tradition five years in the making.

Governor Bobby Jindal welcomes home National Guardsmen

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - Governor Bobby Jindal greeted National Guardsmen today on their way back from Afghanistan.

A shooting on Avis Avenue involves 4 people

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - Baton Rouge Police Officers are investigating a shooting late Friday night involving four people. Police officers say it happened around 9:30 Friday night in the nine thousand block of Avis Avenue.

CATS partners with Walgreens to make bus passes more accessible

BATON ROUGE, LA — Starting April 18, 2012, Walgreens will partner with CATS and will sell passes at its Sherwood, Plank Rd, Airline, Government and Zachary locations.

Riders Rally at CATS to save Public Transit

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - The dozens of people at Wednesday's rally say supporting the CATS Property Tax doesn't just benefit them, but it's critical to seeing the capital city grow.

Food truck fanatics host rally at local brewery

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) — A rally for food trucks was held at the the Tin Roof Brewery yesterday by fans of Baton Rouge's rolling restaurants.

Police from three states hold Dog trials at LSU

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - The United States Police Canine Association is holding trials all week at LSU to see who's top dog.