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Pedestrian struck, killed in Pointe Coupee crash

NEW ROADS, LA – Louisiana State Police Troop A investigated a fatal crash on LA 10 near LA 420 in New Roads yesterday evening. The crash, involving a pedestrian, occurred shortly after 7:00 pm.

Parish President proclaims October 'Domestic Violence Awareness Month'

DONALDSONVILLE, LA. (FOX44) - Ascension Parish President Tommy Martinez proclaimed October, 2011 as “Domestic Violence Awareness Month” in Ascension Parish.

Lowe's to close store in St. Bernard Parish

CHALMETTE, LA (FOX8) - The Lowe's Home Improvement Store in Chalmette shut down overnight.

Longtime seafood businessman says he's closing shop

NEW ORLEANS, La (FOX8) - Dean Blanchard is a third-generation shrimper who owns a processing plant in Gra

BR man killed trying to beat train

BATON ROUGE, LA — Louisiana State Police Troop A investigated a fatal crash involving a train on US 61 north of Thomas Road shortly after midnight that claimed the life of a Baton Rouge man.

BR ranks in top 20 luckiest city list

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) -- Lady luck appears to be on the side of one Southern California city, and Baton Rouge is clicking not too far behind.

IPSO arrests two on Burglary charges

NEW IBERIA, LA (FOX44) - Two people are behind bars tonight after a string of burglaries in Iberia parish. The Sheriff's say they made the arrests sometime Saturday.

Southern Students build houses

Baton Rouge, La (FOX44) - Saturday students from Southern University got to work to build houses for Habitat for Humanity.

Last Day for Early Voting

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - Saturday was the last day for early voting for redstick residents.

4th Annual ARC Baton Rouge Plane Pull

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - Over thirty teams pulled their weight in one of the biggest fundraisers in the capitol city Saturday. For twenty seconds, each one one of these teams tried their best to pull a 727 plane twelve feet.