FOX 48 Updates

FOX 48 Election HQ Recap: Who got elected? Who is in runoff?

Election night on Tuesday saw some expected results and a few surprises across many races, including the race for U.S. Senate, the U.S. House and within local races across Louisiana and Mississippi.

Holocaust survivors' story to be told this weekend in Alexandria

This Sunday, November 9, at 2:00 p.m., at St Francis Xavier Cathedral on 4th Street, downtown Alexandria, an interfaith gathering will remember Kristalnacht, the “night of broken glass.”

Natchez hosts school nutrition professionals from across Mississippi

The 45th Annual Mississippi School Nutrition Association Conference will take place this week at the Natchez Convention Center.

Louisiana election hotline available for people with disabilities

Voters with disabilities face many barriers in exercising a fundamental civil right: the right to vote.

Fourteen constitutional amendments appear on Tuesday's Louisiana ballot

When you vote on November 4, 2014, you'll have to decide on the fate of 14 proposed amendments to Louisiana's constitution. These are proposals that were approved during the 2013 and 2014 Louisiana Legislative Sessions. 

Ebola Equipped: La. emergency officials say 'don't panic'

Ebola is here in the United States, and people in Louisiana are on high alert. So, some people are doing whatever it takes to avoid exposure to the Ebola virus.

U.S. Senate Candidate Profile: Rep. Bill Cassidy

The eyes of the nation will be on Louisiana on Tuesday. When voters go to the polls, their choice could determine who controls the Senate, and the direction Washington takes for at least two years.

U.S. Senate Candidate Profile: Sen. Mary Landrieu

The eyes of the nation will be on Louisiana on Tuesday. When voters go to the polls, their choice could determine who controls the Senate, and the direction Washington takes for at least two years.

U.S. Senate Candidate Profile: Col. Rob Maness

The eyes of the nation will be on Louisiana on Tuesday. When voters go to the polls, their choice could determine who controls the Senate, and the direction Washington takes for at least two years.

La. Gov. Jindal, DHH ban new synthetic marijuana compound

Gov. Bobby Jindal and officials with the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals (DHH), and Louisiana State Police (LSP) announced the ban of a new synthetic marijuana compound called "MAB-CHMINACA" today.