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LSU to host New Mexico State in final non-conference contest

LSU will play its final non-conference game of the regular season on Saturday, hosting New Mexico State at 6:30 p.m. in Tiger Stadium.

LSU baseball wins NCAA Division I recruiting title

LSU landed the No. 1 recruiting class in the nation, according to Collegiate Baseball’s annual evaluation of NCAA Division I baseball classes.

Water issues continue in St. John the Baptist Parish

"Whenever I fill my water buckets up for my dogs and they smell it and they don't want to drink it, that tells me there's something wrong with the water."

Bob Pettit Boulevard shooting suspect turns himself in to BRPD

The man who, police say, shot two people on Bob Pettit Boulevard is now in jail.

French Settlement residents not happy about latest boil advisory

James and his mother have been living in French Settlement for the past two years, and they say, this boil advisory is just the latest in a string of unpleasant tap water experiences.

Police need help identifying suspects who robbed man in parking lot of Gonzales Waffle House

The Gonzales Police Department needs your help identifying two black men who robbed a man at gunpoint. The incident happened on September 9, 2014, around 9:50 p.m. in the parking lot of the Waffle House on Highway 30.

Overnight shooting on Plank Road leaves 1 injured

Baton Rouge Police are investigating a shooting that injured a man on Plank Road. The incident happened around 9:38 p.m. on September 21, 2014, at 1806 Plank Road.

'Judge Faith' comes to Fox44 Monday

Fox44 is pleased to welcome 'Judge Faith' to its programming lineup. 'Judge Faith' is a syndicated courtroom TV show that kicks off nationwide on Monday, September 22, 2014.

Gonzales to open state of the art wheelchair accessible park

Kids Kove discovery park is the brand new childrens park being built in Gonzales. But it isn't just your ordinary park. It is especially designed for kids who have special needs or a disability.

Authorities bust 'major narcotics trafficking organization' in Opelousas

Three Opelousas men are now in jail after a large drug bust involving local, state, and federal authorities.