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Assumption Parish D.A. has indicted a teen on Second Degree Murder Charges

ASSUMPTION PARISH, LA (FOX44) - Assumption Parish Distric Attorneys indicted Terrance Dupaty Jr., 15, in the stabbing of Eric Miles Jr., 15, Monday on Second Degree Murder charges.

US Army Corps of Engineers says River Road will be open in time for football season

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - The Army Corps of Engineers says a stretch of River Road will reopen in time for football season.

Reverend Raymond Jetson debates to keep CATS rolling

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - In just a few weeks Baton Rouge voters will head to the polls to determine the fate of the Capital Area Transit System. You'll be voting on a tax.

Survey: Residents say Louisiana moving in positive direction

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) — For the first time in four years, Louisiana residents are finally looking up.

Red Cross Volunteers train for hurricane season

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - "It’s really important that the red cross is a friend to the community, and that's what we're trying to do here today," said Red Cross Volunteer Mya Bennett.

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.