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Recycling worker dies in early morning accident

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) -- It was a tragic day for a local recycling company. That's after one of it's employees died while on the job.

Committee votes down redistricting plan

BATON ROUGE, La (NBC33) — A new redistricting plan was under fire Monday with less than two weeks until the end of the special legislative session.

LSU Hosts 26th Annual Black Caucus Awards Program

BATON ROUGE (FOX44) - Sunday LSU hosted the 26th Annual Black Scholars Awards Program. The program recognized over 675 African-American students who have achieved a 3.0 or higher grade point average.

Tony's Seafood gets ready for crawfish season

BATON ROUGE (FOX44) - It's crawfish season, and at Tony's Seafood Sunday, people were walking out with as much as they could carry.

Investor Drive shooter arrested

BATON ROUGE (FOX44) - East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Deputies have arrested the man responsible for Saturday's shooting on Investor Drive. Deputies arrested Jordan Lacey, 19, of Baton Rouge.

Shooting on Investor Drive

BATON ROUGE (FOX44) - Saturday morning, four people were shot in an unnamed rap studio. East Baton Rouge Sheriff's say it happened around 2:30 Saturday morning.

Juban Parc Elementary holds Carnival

DENHAM SPRINGS (FOX44) - Juban Parc Elementary held it's first carnival today.

Robbery on Old Hammond Highway

BATON ROUGE (FOX44) - Friday evening a man robbed a bank on Old Hammond highway. Baton Rouge Police said it happened around 5:00 p.m.

Young Americans for Liberty are raising awareness about the National Debt

BATON ROUGE (FOX44) - At LSU today, students with the Young Americans for Liberty Organization are trying to call attention to the National debt.

New rolling restaurant picking up speed

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) — Rolling restaurants are gaining speed in Baton Rouge and one new company in the capitol city says their food truck is different than all the rest.