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Candlelight vigil being held for missing teacher

BRUSLY, La (FOX44) - A candlelight vigil was held today for missing Brusly High School teacher Sylviane Lozada.

5th annual Travis Stafford Fundraiser

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - Sunday folks gathered at All Star Lanes to help a friend raise money for the Muscular Dystrophy Association. It's the fifth annual Travis Stafford bowling fundraiser.

Suspects caught in Carwash shooting

BATON ROUGE (FOX44) - This is a FOX 44 News update - The two shooters involved in the murder at a car wash Saturday night have been caught.

East Feliciana Police Arrest three on drug charges

CLINTON, LA (FOX44) - Friday afternoon, East Feliciana P.D. arrested three people in a drug bust.

Tangipahoa detectives catch armed robber

HAMMOND, LA (FOX44) - Wednesday TPSO arrested a Mississippi man for Armed Robbery. Markis White, 24, was wanted for robbing a bank in Gulfport, Mississippi Tuesday afternoon.

Car chase with deadly conclusion

WEST BATON ROUGE PARISH, LA (FOX44) - Friday night, a car chase that led into West Baton Rouge parish had a fatal ending.

Red Stick Farmer's Market boosts local economy

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - While U.S. lawmakers keep telling us our economy is failing, local economies powered by local markets are looking up.

Juvenile locked up on murder charges

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) - A 16 year old is locked up in juvenile detention charged with three counts of first degree murder in three separate shootings.

20th anniversary of the Children's Code

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) - Lawmakers gathered at the LSU Law center today to celebrate the passing of a historic law.

"Going green" good for environment and business

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) — Louisiana ranks 30th in the nation in clean economy jobs. That's according to a report from Brookings Institution. They say there are 28, 6783 clean economy jobs in the state.