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LSU fashion students give back

BATON ROUGE, La (NBC33) — From out-dated to date-ready, these dresses are part of an LSU project that combines creativity with community service.

Students say college won't refund money

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) — An area mother of three says a local college owes her money, and she hasn't been able to get it back. She's not the only one. Other students are having the exact same problem.

5th Annual State Chili Cook-Off

BATON ROUGE (FOX44) - Sunday cooks from all over the country came out to LSU to see who's chili was the best, and to earn a spot in the World Chili Competition.

BRPD identifies dangerous suspect

BATON ROUGE (FOX44) - Saturday Baton Rouge Police Officers identified a suspect involved in a shooting last Sunday.

Baton Rouge's First Irish-Italian Parade

BATON ROUGE (FOX44) - Saturday was Baton Rouge's first Irish-Italian parade. Red-stick residents lined up and down Burbank and Nicholson to get a peek of this "hybrid" parade.

Firemen and Bikers ride to help a little boy

DENHAM SPRINGS (FOX44) - Saturday Bikers and Firemen rode 89 miles to help out a little boy. Jojo is an eighteen month little boy born with three intestinal tracts. He now has to live with a colostomy bag.

Pedestrian hit on I-110

BATON ROUGE (FOX44) - Friday night, a man was critically injured on I-110 close to Hollywood street. According to Baton Rouge Police, the man was trying to fix his mini-van when it stalled out in the outer lane of I-110.

Thousands of 2007 tax returns unfiled

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) — If you haven't filed your 2007 income tax returns, you could be missing out on a big check.

Bill pushes bigger penalties for sex offenders

BATON ROUGE, La (NBC33) — Lawmakers hope to crack down on crime during the upcoming legislative session. One representative focuses on increasing penalties for sex offenders to protect the state's most vulnerable victims.

Survey shows La residents worried about cuts to higher ed

Baton Rouge, La (FOX44) — What are most Louisiana residents thinking about in 2011? One LSU research team found out. A survey shows most people are concerned over state budget cuts, especially when it comes to higher education.