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Pet owners take advantage of better technology

BATON ROUGE, La (Fox44) -- More and more people are taking advantage of the latest technology when it comes to keeping their pets healthy.

Murphy Painter allegedly violates restraining order

BATON ROUGE, La (Fox44) -- Former Alcohol and Tobacco Commissioner Murphy Painter is in trouble again, according to court documents. Attorney Jill Craft says Painter violated his restraining order.

Wearing red for heart disease

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) - Last Friday most people were thinking red. Friday was national go red for women day, which means much of the clothing you saw around town that day was crimson.

5TH Annual Rib-Off

PRARIEVILLE, La (FOX44) - This Superbowl Sunday there was food to eat, and football to watch, some just took it more seriously than others.

Shooting on McClelland

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) - A man was found dead in his truck on Mcclelland Dr. last night. It happened around 8:00 last night. Baton Rouge Police responded to gunshots in the area.

Daily deal website helps boost local sales

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) -- There's a new way to save, and it's happening all over the world. It's a website that offers a new digital deal every single day. Many small local business are jumping on board.

Daily deal website helps boost local sales

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) -- There's a new way to save, and it's happening all over the world. It's a website that offers a new digital deal every single day. Many small local business are jumping on board.

Change of Command at 1190th Transp. Brigade

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) - There was a change of command at the US Marine Corps Reserve Center today.

LSU Vet School Open House

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) - The LSU Vet school held an open house today. Lots of people came to lsu with dogs, pigs, and even tigers to experience all the facets of the vet school.

Early morning fire started by fireplace ashes

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) - Early this Saturday morning, a house burned leaving six people homeless. It happened around 3:00 a.m. St. George firefighters arrived to flames running up the outside wall, into the attic.