Ascension Parish to get new skate park

GONZALES, LA (FOX44) — A new skate park is going to break ground on Monday, Nov. 21 in Ascension Parish.

Missouri football coach suspended for DWI arrest

BOONE COUNTY -- University of Missouri football coach Gary Pinkel is suspended after his overnight arrest on suspicion of DWI. The suspension began around 2:45 p.m. today for one week.

Collins ready for All-America game

Geismar, LA (FOX44) - One possible future LSU Tiger has just one game left at the high school level.

LSU preparing to take Ole Miss' best shot

BATON ROUGE, LA ( - You can throw out the records and the rankings when LSU and Ole Miss get together in football and Saturday will be no exception as the top-ranked Tigers travel to Oxford to face the 2-8 Rebels.

Coach Dale Brown unveils his new book today

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - Coach Dale Brown will be unveiling his new book, Getting Over the 4 Hurdles of Life, today, Wednesday the 16th at 6:00 p.m.

Lady Tigers open Caldwell era with win

WITCHITA, Kansas - Senior forward LaSondra Barrett scored 16 points and converted a clutch three-point play in the final minute as the 20th-ranked LSU women's basketball team opened up the Nikki Caldwell era with a 64-56 win over Wichita St

NBA lockout continues; upcoming season is threatened

NATIONAL NEWS - The NBA lockout continues after players rejected the latest proposal from owners at a meeting today. Now, players plan to sue the league.

Annual awards event to be hosted by Cal Ripken Jr.

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - Marucci is holding their second annual awards show, Marucci Live, headlined by Cal Ripken, Jr., on Saturday, Nov.

Tigers win 10th straight by defeating WKU, 42-9

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - Lackluster was one word LSU head football coach Les Miles used to describe his teams performance against Western Kentucky Saturday night.

Mike McQueary will not coach Saturday

Penn State has announced receivers coach Mike McQueary, the man who witnessed Jerry Sandusky allegedly rape a boy in the PSU locker room in 2002, will NOT coach against Nebraska on Saturday, out of fear for McQueary's safety.