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BRPD Officer suspended after hit and run

BATON ROUGE,LA (FOX44) — A Baton Rouge Police Officer gets a suspension after hitting a car with his police unit and driving off. Police Chief Dewayne White suspended Corporal Jeffery Coleman for the hit and run.

Boyce couple claims $1-million Powerball prize

BATON ROUGE, LA — Mary Roberts of Boyce became the Louisiana Lottery’s first millionaire of 2012 when she claimed a $1 million Powerball prize from the Feb.

Mother, daughter die in fire; Four other family members hospitalized

HOLDEN, LA — State Fire Marshal H. “Butch” Browning released information in reference to an early morning fire that has claimed the life of a mother and her daughter; while they were asleep in their mobile home.

LSU sexiest college in the U.S. according to Maxim

BATON ROUGE, La  (FOX44) — LSU is rated as the sexiest college in the country, according to Maxim Magazine. "I mean, look at the students," said Nicole Fangue, jokingly. "Pretty sexy."

Governor Bobby Jindal honors Louisiana's oldest living couple

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - On Valentine's Day in Baton Rouge, Governor Bobby Jindal took some time to honor Louisiana's longest married couple.

Two new police officers are on the streets in Walker

WALKER, LA (FOX44) - Two new reserve officers are ready to hit the street in Walker.

Governor Bobby Jindal is excited Union Pacific is coming to south Louisiana

ADDIS, LA (FOX44) - In Addis, Governor Bobby Jindal announces a new Railroad line that will bring over 200 jobs to south Louisiana.

Deputies celebrate Livingston Sheriff's birthday

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) — Livingston Parish Deputies threw a birthday bash for their top dog Tuesday. Sheriff Willie Graves turned 55 and all his co-workers were there to make sure he celebrated the right way.

Residents want mayor candidates to focus on the issues

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) — When it comes to choosing the next city leader, residents say the candidates will have to take on some big issues.

School teacher wins "Queen for the Day"

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) — Elementary school teacher Janet Sonnier got a chance to be queen for the day.