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LSU: Yes to stadium expansion, No to president

LSU has approved the expansion of Tiger Stadium and ousted their President all in one day.

A baseball brawl has one high school banned from the playoffs, and the parents are fighting back. WAFB's Kelsey Davis will have the latest.

In sports news, the LSU Tigers set up to begin a three game series against Georgia tonight.We will have a live report from Sharief Ishaq in the Alex Box tonight at 5 and 6.

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