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BOIL ADVISORY: Outage may have compromised water safety

CONSUMER ALERT — East Feliciana Rural Water System has experienced problems with our water distribution system on the Plank Road system.

LaFleur found not guilty

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) -- Former Southern University Athletic Director Greg LaFleur has been found not guilty of solicitation of prostitution.

United Van Lines says migration is stable in Louisiana

LOUISIANA (FOX44) -- The United Van Lines Moving Company says people are coming to Louisiana as fast as they're leaving.

Belle of Baton Rouge holds job fair for more than 50 positions

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - The Belle of Baton Rouge was hiring Monday and they needed to fill spots, a big event coming the capitol city will require the casino to employ more workers.

BP oil spill trial to start in less than a month

NEW ORLEANS, LA (FOX44) — The trial in the U.S. District Court in New Orleans over the BP oil spill gets underway in just over a month. Four gulf coast states were affected by that explosion and spill in April 2010.

EBR school bus driver ticketed for accident that sent 9 kids to hospital

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) -- Traffic accident involving EBR School bus at Florida Blvd and Flannery intersection happned around 8:00 a.m. this morning.

River Road African American Museum honors Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

DONALDSONVILLE, LA (FOX44)- The River Road African American Museum held its annual Martin Luther King Jr. birthday celebration.

LSU students volunteer to help Old South Baton Rouge for MLK day.

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) -More than 160 LSU students, along with community leaders and neighbors in Old South Baton Rouge came together to honor the late Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

One family is without a home tonight because of a house fire

GONZALES, LA (FOX44) -- A house fire early Sunday morning took everything from the Melancon family. "I don't know what we would've done. It's unfathomable, to sit in front of a house and watch it blow up."

Citizens and local leaders turn out to march in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr.

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) — Hundreds turned out today for a march to honor the late Martin Luther King, Jr.