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Joie Petite Art and Wine Social in Zachary April 30th

ZACHARY (FOX44) - Come join us for our 1st Art & Wine Social hosted by Zachary Social Magazine, featuring art by Joy Petty of Joie Petite Designs.

2012 Easter Egg Hunt at Healing Place Church

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - At Healing Place Church Saturday, families with special needs got to enjoy easter a week early. Over 300 people made it out to HPC for a day of fun for kids with special needs, and their families.

EBRSO Finds woman dead on River Road

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - Saturday night, East Baton Rouge Sheriff's deputies are investigating the death of a woman on River Road.

Man drives to hospital after being shot and survives

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - Early Saturday morning, one man seriously injured from gun shot wounds drove himself to a local hospital and survived.

LSU Officials reserving new parking for LSU Spring Game

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - The LSU spring game is set for tomorrow. University officials say there's some parking changes they want you to know about.

Job fair coming for military veterans

BATON ROUGE,LA (FOX44) — Those who serve our country are now getting a chance to start a new career.

Southeast Middle School gets a taste of Chinese Culture

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - Students at Southeast middle school got some "mythical" motivation for their LEAP tests next week.

Grand jury indicts men allegedly involved in Gonzales triple homicide

GONZALES, La (FOX44) — An Ascension Parish grand jury indicted the five men allegedly involved in a deadly home invasion in Gonzales.

Businesses benefit by selling winning ticket

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) — It’s Mega Millions Mania. People all over Baton Rouge and across the country are trying to become instant mega millionaires. The jackpot for the lottery increased again Friday.

Southern law students talk "Stand Your Ground" law

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) — Second-year law student, Avia Gauthier, says there are too many things that aren't right about 17-year-old Trayvon Martin's death.