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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.

AIDS awareness at Southern University

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) — A national campaign takes a unique approach to raising AIDS awareness. The Condom Nation truck rolled onto Southern University campus Wednesday.

Teachers want Jindal, House Speaker recalled

BATON ROUGE,LA (FOX44) — "He's stepping on us, He's on our poor necks," says teacher Sheryl Thomas. Teacher Sheryl Thomas expressing her anger at Governor Jindal.

Gas prices pause travel plans for residents

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) — As the summer driving season inches closer, gas prices continue to climb. Tuesday marks the eighteenth day in a row that prices at the pump have gone up around the country.

Red Stick Residents wondering when potholes on River Road will be fixed

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - "It's going to get to the point when it's going to submerge and start to erode more, and more," said Todd Munsey, a Resident of Brightside Drive.