FOX 48 Updates

Tiger cubs born at BR Zoo for first time in 25 years

BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo is excited to announce the birth of Malayan tiger cubs, born on Tuesday, July 29.

USS Kidd to host 'Keep the Spirit of '45 Alive'

The USS KIDD Veterans Memorial & Museum is proud to announce that the Belle of Baton Rouge Hotel will be sponsoring the KIDD’s exclusive “Keep the Spirit of 45’ Alive” event at the Belle’s newly renovated Beaur

Students concerned about scope of LSU's smoke free policy

When students return to LSU this fall, they will notice something missing: smokers.

Former “AMERICAN IDOL” finalist crowned new Miss Mississippi

Jasmine Murray, 22, was crowned Miss Mississippi 2014 at the Vicksburg Convention Center this past Saturday.

Medical funds needed for Pineville girl's multi-organ transplant

A Louisiana non-profit organization is helping to raise funds for an eight year-old Pineville girl and her family to cover her medical expenses.

"Go Red For Women" Luncheon to be held Friday

The Central Louisiana American Heart Association hosts its fourth annual "Go Red for Women" Luncheon on June 13, 2014, at the Alexandria Riverfront Center, beginning at 10:30 a.m.

Fresh Central Farm-to-Restaurant pilot begins

Fresh, local produce will be on the menus at 10 Central Louisiana restaurants under a pilot program that connects local farmers with restaurants and caterers.

Tipitina's Foundation accepting applications from Alexandria area schools in need of instruments

Tipitina’s Foundation is accepting applications for Instruments A Comin’ Alexandria 2014.

La. Lottery announces June 1 "Lotto Lagniappe" drawing results

The Louisiana Lottery held the third of four promotional “Lotto Lagniappe” raffle drawings from 176,628 promotional entry tickets generated when customers purchased a $5 single-draw Lotto ticket in May.

First-ever Cenla Pride Weekend will be observed in Alexandria

The weekend of June 6 – 8, 2014, will be a celebration of diversity as the first Cenla Pride Weekend is observed in Central Louisiana.