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Hit and run driver slams into shoppers

BAYOU VISTA, La (WVLA) -- A hit and run driver is still on the loose after slamming into two shoppers in a Wal-Mart parking lot Sunday morning.

New Challenge for Senator Vitter

A Lafayette Business man has put his name in the hat for Vitter's Senate Seat.

Morning fire causes property damage, no injuries

A fire this morning engulfed a garage on Calumet Street in Baton Rouge. Fire fighters arrived on scene to find the detached garage of the home fully engulfed with fire. The residents of the home were alerted by a neighbor.

Suspected BR General Shooter in Custody

Darrell Garner turned himself in to the Baton Rouge police in the early morning hours on Monday, September 13. He turned in himself in at the Parish Prison just after 1:00 Monday morning.

BR General shooter turns himself in to police

Darrell Garner turned himself in to the Baton Rouge police in the early morning hours on Monday, September 13. Officials say it happened around 1:00 a.m. We will have more on this today at 9 p.m.

Inside the Saints locker room

Before the Saints took to the field for the first game of the season, FOX Baton Rouge News caught up with the Super Bowl champs in New Orleans.

Day School Reacts to Lockdown

University Presbyterian Day School was put on lockdown right away. The school is only about a block from where Williams was found.

18 Wheeler Shuts down part of LA 67

The Louisiana State Police is confirming a part of LA 67 in Slaughter is closed becuase of an 18 wheeler fire. It happened near the Comite River Bridge.

Holden's Bond Proposal

Mayor President Kip Holden is trying again. He says the City-Parish needs to pass a bond issue valued in the hundreds of millions of dollars. Holden brought the issue up at last night's Council Meeting.

Man bets against Saints: 8 months later

Nearly eight months after losing his 60-inch TV in a bet against the Saints, one Albany native says he's got a new TV and newfound respect for the Superbowl champs.