Local News

Water Tower Rescue

There was a dramatic rescue this afternoon. A man fell into a water tower in downtown Baton Rouge. It took about an hour but the man was rescued. The tower was empty at the time.

BRPD Officers Identities Stolen

Dozens of current and former Baton Rouge police officers fall victim to identity theft. It’s still an ongoing investigation but a U.S. Secret Service task force has taken a Baton Rouge man in custody.

Acadian Ambulance Scouting for Soldiers

A local company is scouting for soldiers. Our David D’Aquin found out one Baton Rouge business is actively seeking veterans.

Cleaning Up Katrina Debris

It’s a problem on the waterways for parishes like Livingston, dangerous debris spelling trouble for boaters.

Upset Special? Tigers Hope to Take Down #1 UNC

The LSU Tigers return to the court Saturday for second round action in the NCAA Tournament, facing the difficult task of facing the tournament’s #1 seed in the South Region, the North Carolina Tar Heels. Tipoff is set for 5:45 p.m. EDT (4:45 p.m.

The Lipstick Effect

Women may be cutting back on buying designer duds and Jimmy Choo shoes, but some just can’t sacrifice their beauty products.

Hit & Run Accidents on the Rise

Over the last month, there have been several hit and run accidents in our area. Most notably, the deaths of a group of Southeastern students. Our David D’Aquin found out people in Baton Rouge are taking extra precautions.

Bus Driver Dies from Meningitis

Some Livingston Parish parents are on edge after reports that a public school bus driver died from meningitis. The driver died last week and our Lauren Unger sorts out the facts about meningitis.

Cooking in Cannes

The Louisiana Culinary Institute has more than just a new look and a new location.

Tips from the Tee Box on FOX: Driver Drill

On "Tips from the Tip Box on FOX" this week, we've got a drill to help you get better distance and direction with your driver. Club speed makes all the difference.