9News Early Edition from Matt Williams: July 7, 2014 - WAFB 9 News Baton Rouge, Louisiana News, Weather, Sports

Investigators say mother's fiance is lone suspect in 12-year-old girl's murder

From the desk of Matt Williams: Coming up this morning

So, how do the numbers look? With the World Cup going on and the big Youth Soccer Regional Championships in town, how did Baton Rouge do? Was it perfect timing? Kelsey Davis gives you a look at the impact. Plus, Elizabeth Vowel hangs from the ceiling. All in the name of inner peace. She gives you a look at the new craze swinging its way across the country, aerial yoga. And perhaps most importantly, Lauren is back!

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