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Tonight on WAFB 9NEWS

From Managing Editor George Sells.

A Baton Rouge sound stage could soon see big business.  Plans are in the works to shoot a sci-movie called BATTLE: LOS ANGELES in Baton Rouge this fall.  The plans reportedly also call for the temporary closure of a major Baton Rouge roadway.    To get details now, click here.

Governor Bobby Jindal may have gotten something of a setback in the House of Representatives this afternoon. Jindal, who touts open government, is trying to shield some of the operations of the governor's office.

WAFB's Chery Mercedes looks at the striking difference in the physical condition of Ascension Parish schools and what the plan is to remedy that. One of the schools is nicknamed "the jail."

We'll be taking you live to Omaha where a rare championship series between LSU and Texas opens at 6:10 p.m. this evening. Best two out of three wins the College World Series.

And the story of the 215 pounds of marijuana found in Livingston Parish.

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