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Fatal car accident leaves Walker man dead

Louisiana State Troopers are investigating a single vehicle crash that claimed the life of a 21 year old Walker man on March 9, 2015.

Jenkins not giving up on lawsuit against annexation

Former state lawmaker Woody Jenkins says the 1st Circuit Court of Appeals messed up when it dismissed his annexation lawsuit against the Mall of Louisiana and two hospitals.

LSU basketball's Martin, Mickey earn first-team All-SEC selection

 – For the first time since 2009, two members of the LSU men’s basketball team have been named to first-team All-SEC as selected by the league coaches and announced Tuesday by the Southeastern Conference office.

Iberville Parish School Board contemplates terminating agreement with health clinic

Members of the Iberville Parish School Board say they've given the director of the non-profit health clinic, St. Gabriel, one month to agree to a set of guidelines on how to treat its students.

Proposed city of St. George signatures still being counted

According to the East Baton Rouge Registrar of Voter’s Office, signatures supporting the proposed city of St. George are still being counted.

US Marshal shot, killed, at BR Motel

 A United States Marshal was shot at the Elm Grove Motel around 11:30 AM Tuesday. Police on the scene confirm to FOX44 the Marshal died in connection with injuries sustained in the shooting.

Speeding vehicles are making Capital Heights Avenue unsafe

Capital Heights Avenue.

 This little one way street in Mid City has become a popular site for walkers, runners and bikers.

 What makes this street so special? 

EBR Parish Public Defender's Office restricting services

After months of running on funding fumes the East Baton Rouge Parish Public Defender's Office has run out of money.

LSU baseball moves up to No. 1 in Baseball America Top 25

  The LSU baseball team is the new No. 1 team in the latest Baseball America College Top 25 poll. The Tigers went 5-0 last week.

SU-TSU involved in on-court altercation Saturday

  A bench-clearing melee during Saturday night’s regular season finale marred Southern University women’s basketball achieving the sixth regular season title of the Sandy Pugh era.