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A teenager creates candles just for men

MARYSVILLE, Oh (WCMH) - A little vanilla or cinnamon in a candle might make you hungry. Lilac may make you long for spring. But what about scents like gear head or fresh mitt?

Towing investigation turns up violations

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) -- THIS IS AN FOX44 UPDATE: One local towing company was the target of an investigation done by state police back in 2009.

The LASM's Trains to be moved to Tioga

BATON ROUGE (FOX44) - The old train and coal car next to the Louisiana Art and Science Museum is being moved to a new home.

A fire at Diamond Firearms indoor range

BATON ROUGE (FOX44) - Early this Sunday morning, a fire broke out at an indoor gun range. Baton Rouge Police said it happened around 1:00 a.m. Firefighters said it started in the walls.

A Mast Drive fire claims an apartment

BATON ROUGE (FOX44) - Saturday afternoon, a stove caught fire and burned an entire apartment on mast drive. St. George fire fighters said it happened around 3:00 p.m. yesterday.

Deputies catch T.V. Thief

BATON ROUGE (FOX44) - A man in connection with stolen electronics at two area Walmarts was caught yesterday.

Jesse Jackson to speak at Living Faith Christian Church

BATON ROUGE (FOX44) - Reverend Jesse Jackson is speaking at the Living Faith Christian Church Sunday tonight at 6:00p.m. It was a normal day at Living Faith, people coming and going for the late or early service.

Zachary Police Chief Dies at 62

ZACHARY, LA (FOX44) - A hometown hero in Zachary passed away Saturday night. Police Chief John Herty had served the community in Zachary for a long time, and was it's chief since 2006.

A Wal-Mart Shoplifter comes forward

DENHAM SPRINGS (FOX44) - Saturday a woman in connection with recent thefts at two Wal-mart locations turned herself in.

5th Graders compete in Keniworth Math Competition

BATON ROUGE (FOX44) - Saturday fifth graders at Kenilworth Charter School had a competition to see who could add up. It was a Math contest that had over 200 students from 50 schools in East Baton Rouge parish.