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Man Robs Payless in Zachary

ZACHARY, LA (FOX44) - Saturday afternoon Zachary police officers responded to a robbery call at a local Payless shoe store.

LSU tailgaters celebrate win over Arkansas

BATON ROUGE, LA (NBC33) - Today's last big home game had fans camping out since 4:30 this morning.

Soldiers come home for the holidays

CARVILLE, La (FOX44) — Military families have lots to be thankful for Wednesday as they welcome home a group of soldiers from Afghanistan.

Southern students prepare for Bayou Classic

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - Students at Southern are getting ready for the big game.

St. Vincent de Paul gets ready for Thanksgiving

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - St. Vincent de Paul officials say they're getting ready for a Thanksgiving feast of 700 people on Thursday. Micheal Acaldo says they'll also be the only kitchen open all thanksgiving weekend.

Man shoots alleged burglar on property

SPRINGFIELD, La (FOX44) — A Springfield man says he pulled a gun on an alleged burglar to protect his property, and his life, Tuesday morning.

Ascension Parish breaks ground on a new skate park

GONZALES, LA (FOX44) - Ascension Parish Officials broke ground on a new type of recreational facility in Gonzales.

CAA officials look to save lots of dogs

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - Officials with the Companion Animal Alliance say one of the three dogs looking for homes at the EBR Animal Shelter has a home tonight. One of the dogs pictured here is Buddy.

LSU shuttles students to airports

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) — LSU is helping students get home for the holidays this year. The school will provide shuttle rides to both the Baton Rogue and New Orleans airports on Tuesday and Wednesday.

Residents fear for safety

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) — Baton Rouge police are still looking for answers Monday night. That's after a woman was found dead in the parking lot of an elementary school.