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Jambalaya Champions assist in Joplin effort

GONZALES, LA (FOX44) - Cooks with the Jamblaya Festival Association are heading north to Joplin, Missouri.

The Jambalaya Festival Association is giving much needed relief to Joplin

JOPLIN, Mo (FOX44) - Cooks with the Jambalaya Festival Association are heading up to Joplin, Missouri to provide the residents up there with some much needed relief.

BR kids learn to read with Ambassadors of Laughter

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) — The circus has come to town early, well, sort of. Dave and his wife Sherry are part of Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey’s Ambassadors of Laughter.

A birthday celebration at Perkins Rowe for some very special heroes

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) - A birthday celebration in Baton Rouge today for a branch of the military. The United States Army is celebrating their 236th birthday at Perkins Rowe all day on June 10th.

LSU Scientists say "new oil" is not from BP

BATON ROUGE (FOX44) - Tests are in that show the oil recently spotted in the Gulf of Mexico is *not* from BP's spill. LSU scientists say this stuff is in fact fresh south Louisiana crude.

LSU Scientists say "new oil" is not from BP

BATON ROUGE (FOX44) - Tests are in that show the oil recently spotted in the Gulf of Mexico is *not* from BP's spill. LSU scientists say this stuff is in fact fresh south Louisiana crude.

Flags at half staff for Ville Platte victims

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) — All of the state, flags are being flown at half staff today. That's to honor the two state insurance fraud investigators who were killed in Ville Platte Tuesday by an insurance agent.

Lawmakers to discuss bill to benefit Ville Platte victims

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) — State lawmakers are working to amend a bill meant to help the families of two insurance fraud agents, gunned down tragically on the job.

Pippa Middleton is apparently a sports fan

ENGLAND (FOX44) - England's newest sweetheart spotted watching sports in London. Pippa Middleton, Princess Catherine's little sister was watching a match at the Queen's Club.

Sprouts believed to be source of recent e coli outbreak

NATIONAL (FOX44) - The cause of Europe's deadly e coli outbreak could be vegetable sprouts. This breakthrough was made by investigators who say they haven't pinpointed the exact source.