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State Emergency declared in Lafayette Parish due to flooding

CARENCRO, LA — The Governor’s Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness (GOHSEP), Louisiana National Guard (LANG), Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF), Louisiana State Police (LSP) and the Department o

EBRSO looking for woman gone missing after release from parish prison

BATON ROUGE, LA — East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office detectives are looking for a woman that has not been seen since March 3, 2012 at approximately 7:19 p.m. when she was released from Parish Prison.

Two apartments damaged during morning fire

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) — The St. George Fire and Baton Rouge Fire Department both responded to an apartment fire that did extensive damage.

Mike Di Maria is rebuilding Camp Singing Waters in Holden

HOLDEN, LA (FOX44) - One local pastor is trying to is sprucing up a camp that has been part of the Baton Rouge community for over 80 years.

Benefit for injured cyclist Danny Morris a big success

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) — Local artists raised $1,450 at a benefit event held Friday, March 9 for injured cyclist Danny Morris. The fundraiser was held at Mellow Mushroom and organizers say it was a big success.

A Community in Belle Rose is shocked over teen's death

BELLE ROSE, LA (FOX44) - Assumption Parish Sheriff's Deputies say Eric Miles Jr. ,15, was stabbed during in a fist fight Thursday evening.

Tigerland residents scared for safety

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) — People who live and work in Tigerland say they're scared. Residents say Tigerland has become increasingly more dangerous over the past few years.

Point Coupee Central High pays tribute to teen

NEW ROADS, LA (FOX44) — "My heart goes out to her family. It really does," says New Roads resident Latonya Joseph.

Teen dies in two-vehicle crash

IBBERVILLE, LA — Today, Friday, March 9, troopers with Louisiana State Police Troop A investigated a two vehicle crash on LA Highway 411 south of Slacks Bridge which claimed the life of a Maringouin teen.

Monster truck to set to crush bully

BATON ROUGE,LA (FOX44) — The Boys and Girls Club of Baton Rouge are tackling the issue of bullying thanks to Monster Jam's "Medusa".