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Residents feel safer with crime cameras

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) — The contract is up for a tool that police use to fight crime in Baton Rouge. The ShotSpotter cameras can hone in on the location where gunshots are fired.

Temperatures dip below freezing Monday night

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - This morning and tonight and you'll be able to tell if the chill is sticking around. Temperatures in the Baton Rouge are getting as low as the Mid 20's this morning, and later on Monday evening.

Saints fans get ready for 49ers

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - Some Saints fans are travelling to San Francisco this weekend, and while our LSU Tigers didn't get the win they wanted, LSU fans like Kendon Kayser say football fans in Louisiana need to keep cheering our teams on,

Missing body of Baton Rouge woman found on Bogue Chitto River

BOGUE CHITTO, LA -- Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) Enforcement Division agents found the body of a missing woman on the Bogue Chitto River in St. Tammany Parish on Thursday, Jan. 12.

EBR School board candidates narrowed to six, public interviews to follow

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) - The East Baton Rouge School Board has narrowed down the list of 44 potential candidates to just six.

Jefferson shuts down Twitter account

BATON ROUGE,LA (FOX44) — L.S.U. quarterback Jordan Jefferson has closed his Twitter account.

CAA and EBR Metro Council talk animal care and money

BATON ROUGE,LA (FOX44) — One week after a dog died, after breaking out a crumbling cage, the Companion Animal Alliance went before the East Baton Rouge Metro Council.

New commercial area coming to Livingston Parish near Bass Pro Shops

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - Retailers plan to build up the area around the Bass Pro Shops in Denham Springs.