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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.

Southern University avoids exigency- for now

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) — The Southern University Board of Regents has decided to delay an exigency vote until August 31. The faculty has until then to come up with a plan to avoid financial disaster for the school.

Miles: Jefferson, Johns suspended indefinitely

BATON ROUGE, LA (LSU SPORTS PRESS OFFICE) —Jordan Jefferson and Josh Johns have been suspended indefinitely from the LSU football team, head coach Les Miles announced on Friday.

Alleged meth lab explosion leaves Prairieville residents shocked

PRAIRIEVILLE, LA (FOX44) - — Three people are now under arrest after an alleged meth lab explosion.

Les Miles hosts first radio show of the season

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) -- With the first game of the season right around the corner, the LSU Tigers are trying to shift their focus away from the Friday's bar fight at Shady's.

Southern still facing financial woes

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) — The Southern Unversity Board is scheduled to vote on Friday on whether the campus here in Baton Rouge will declare a financial emergency.

Jay Dardenne's campaign gets fined

LOUISIANA (FOX44) - The State Ethics Board slapping a fine on Jay Dardenne's campaign. The fine is for collecting money over the legal limit for contributions.