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Local study says Louisiana childhood obesity second worst in U.S.

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) — Researchers at Pennington Biomedical and several other agencies in the state have released the annual report card for Louisiana children’s health, and the results don't look good.

Livingston Parish President race heating up

LIVINGSTON PARISH, La (FOX44) — In Livingston, the race for Parish President is heating up. Residents say, this race has become a very big deal for their parish, and folks are incredibly passionate about Saturday’s outcome.

BCBS Foundation Angel Awards

BATON ROUGE,LA (FOX44) - The Blue Cross Blue Shield Foundation honored six community leaders with their Angels Award.

NBA Lockout still looming

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - With the NBA lockout still looming, many NBA fans are wondering if they'll get to see their teams play this year.

Click it or Ticket Campaign

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - State troopers say they're on the highways for the next to weeks, making sure you buckle up.

Construction concerns on I-12

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) — Rosemary Barnett tries not to drive on Interstate 12 anymore.

Shop for Big Buddy Charity

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - Make money for Big Buddy while you shop! The Louisiana Nursery Christmas Cent-sation Fundraiser is back and this year it’s bigger and better.

Large concrete falls from World Trade Center

NEW ORLEANS, LA (FOX8) - A New Orleans iconic landmark is literally falling apart.

City of Walker holds first Veteran's Day Celebration

WALKER, LA (FOX44) - Walker held it's first Veteran's Day Celebration Saturday. Veterans from numerous wars stood on Burgess Avenue in the city as floats from the Blue Star Moms and The American Legion rolled by to honor them.

Parts of Baton Rouge levee to be closed for repair

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced Thursday that an area of the levee at Duncan Point in East Baton Rouge Parish is closing for repairs. The damages were caused during the Mississippi River rising in 2011.