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Southern's faculty meets to discuss budget cuts

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - The Faculty Senate says the administration's proposed furloughs is not the answer to saving the school money.

Moody's Investor Service helps Southern with credit rating

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - Southern University's credit rating in trouble,and lower enrollment may be to blame.

Pulling together to support injured LSU Chearleading coach Chico Garcia


Man survives home invasion

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) -- Early Sunday morning, a man was almost killed by four men who forced their way into his home.

Fans react at Taste of Tiger Tailgating this weekend

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) -- The 2011 Taste of Tiger Tailgating kicked off another year of LSU football, and Tiger Nation was out in full force

Entergy Nuclear Facilities Continue Preparations for Hurricane Irene

ENTERGY PRESS RELEASE — Entergy Nuclear Facilities Continue Preparations for Hurricane Irene

Students react to Jefferson, Johns arrests

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) — LSU students say the arrests are all the buzz around campus. Now, students are trying to accept the news, and focus on football.

Breaux Bridge bed and breakfast making it big

BREAUX BRIDGE, La (NBC33) — A Breaux Bridge bed and breakfast is about to get some national attention. Nestled near Lake Martin, the Maison Madeleine Bed and Breakfast is off the beaten path.

LSU officials react on player's charges

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - Today, LSU officials reacted to today's charges on the football players. Lots of officials told NBC33 News they wish it was a different story, and that they'll wait for it all to play out.

Jefferson seeks out new attorney

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - Starting Quarterback Jordan Jefferson has a new man defending him.