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Chemical spill on LA-1

LA 1 south on the Intracoastal Canal bridge remains closed after a chemical spill. State police say a tractor trailer dumped about two tons of waste onto the exit ramp off of I-10 westbound towards Port Allen.

Saints gear flying off the shelves

Saints fans are celebrating 11 and 0 for the first time ever and so are local retailers. Storyville in Baton Rouge is cashing in on the Saints' historic victories.

AAA Says More People Are Driving For Thanksgiving

The day before Thanksgiving is considered the busiest day for holiday travel. AAA says more people are traveling by car this year. They say it's because consumer confidence is higher this year.

Folsom Folks Seeing Cuts in FireFighting Services

Folsom folks will see a big cut in firefighting services. The streamline commission cancelled a special election that would have kept fire protection funding in place. The taxes that went to fire protection in Folsom wraps up at the end of the year.

Now Casting for Viewers to Cookalong Live with Chef Ramsay

GRAB YOUR SHOPPING LIST AND GET READY FOR “GORDON RAMSAY: COOKALONG LIVE” Three-Course Meal Includes Angel Hair Pasta with Shrimp, Steak Diane and Tiramisu Now Casting for Viewers to Cookalong Live with Chef Ramsay Live One-Hour Special Air

State Farm Bayou Classic

The State Farm Bayou Classic is more than just a football game; with its colorful and glorified history, the State Farm Bayou Classic is a unique family fellowship that exists within a football game.

Donations for Non-Profit Organizations

A new website set up in Baton Rouge has a big time goal for the non profit organizations in the city. The goal of the site - igiveten.org is to raise millions for the area non-profits.

LSU security guard stabbed herself

The female security guard stabbed while working at a private function at the LSU law school fabricated the whole story. LSU police say 47-year-old Dale Noel actually stabbed herself twice while on the job.

Holiday Collection Campaign for the Homeless

For the past 18 years, WGMB FOX44 has supported the Bishop Ott Shelter's Holiday Collection Campaign for the Homeless. This year, WGMB FOX44, WVLA NBC33, WBRL CW21 and KZUP RTV19 have once again stepped up to support this year's effort to collect