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More on Oprah's New Orleans Donation

Hundreds of New Orleans Charter Science and Math Academy students could barely contain themselves while watching a special screening of the Oprah Winfrey Show.

New Orleans VooDoo Names Head Coach

(September 21, 2010) The Arena Football League announced today the assignment of longtime AFL player and coach Derek Stingley as Head Coach of the New Orleans VooDoo, who return to play in March of 2011 after a two-year hiatus.

Road Problems in Baton Rouge, other cities

Fifty-five percent of New Orleans urban roads are in poor condition, costing area drivers $681 each year in additional vehicle operating costs.

LSU Completes DHS Project

BATON ROUGE – LSU Stephenson Disaster Management Institute research affiliates Suzanne D. Pawlowski and James R.

Evening of Remembrance

Dozens of family members took time out Tuesday night to say goodbye to loved ones innocently killed over the past several years. This is the 5th year for the Evening of Remembrance.

Rhett Guillot Wins FOX44 & Neighbor's Federal Credit Union's 'Spread the Glee' Contest!

To celebrate the season premiere of the FOX hit show GLEE, FOX44, Neighbor's Federal Credit Union, and WFMF invited local performing arts groups to help Spread the GLEE!

LA highway death toll lowest in 25 years

A report from the Louisiana Highway Safety Commission shows the number of highway deaths are at their lowest since 1984. The commission says over 800 people died on Louisiana's highways last year.

Lousiana black bear population growing

Louisiana's black bear population is growing. There are now 300 black bears in a northeast Louisiana refuge. That number comes from a statewide count.

Police Looking for Man after High-Speed Chase

A routine traffic stop turned into a high-speed chase near Denham Springs Tuesday afternoon. According to police, a State Trooper tried to pull 35-year-old Joseph Ballard over because he wasn't wearing his seatbelt.

LA to Celebrate Eunice Kennedy Shriver Day

Hammond, LA - Governor of the State of Louisiana, Bobby Jindal has proclaimed September 25, 2010 Eunice Kennedy Shriver Day in Louisiana.