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St. Amant residents gather for Balloon Memorial for Faith and Patience

GONZALES, LA (FOX44) -  Hundreds of balloons were released in the air to remember two girls who's lives were taken away in a car crash last month.

Capitol City Residents gather at River Center for Habitat Home and Garden Show

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - For the 35th year in a row, people looking to build or remodel their home found useful tips and tools at the Habitat Home and Garden show at the River Center.

Baton Rouge Police have found one man connected to shooting on Interstate 110

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - Sunday, Baton Rouge Police say they've found the man who left another dead inside a stalled car on Interstate 110 Friday.

Local Saints fans react to bounty program

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - In Baton Rouge Saturday, Saints fans react to Saints players being paid bounties to put players out of games.

Gonzales reptile lovers gather at Repticon 2012

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - Reptile lovers gathered at the Lamar Dixon Expo Center Saturday for Repticon 2012. This event is going on both Saturday and Sunday.

BRPD finds a Man shot in the passenger seat of a stalled car early Saturday

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - Baton Rouge Police found one man shot on Interstate 110 early Saturday morning. They said it happened around 2:45 a.m. Saturday morning.

Kids at Wildwood Elementary get lessons in Nutrition and Gardening

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - Youngsters at Wildwood Elementary today rolled up their sleeves to learn about gardening, and eating right. It's part of the american heart association's national My Heart, My Life campaign.

Louisiana State Police says they'll have no cadet training classes this year

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - Louisiana State Police say they'll have to postpone training classes for new troopers this year.

Tempers flare during 'Blighted Officials' trial

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) — tempers flaring on the second day of jury deliberation in the trial against ex- Saint Gabriel mayor George Grace..

Pediatric clinic to stay open

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) — Parents who regularly use a pediatric clinic on North Foster Drive are breathing a sigh of relief for now.