Entertainment

TV's Professor on "Gilligan's Island" dies at 89

Russell Johnson, best known for his role as the Professor on the television series “Gilligan’s Island,” has died from kidney failure at the age 89.

New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival announces 2014 talent lineup

The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival presented by Shell today announced the music lineup for the 45th anniversary Festival scheduled for April 25 - 27 and May 1 - 4, 2014.

Cenla goes 'Outdoors' in March

In celebration of the area’s outdoor adventures, a group of community event planners has formed the Central Louisiana Outdoor Adventure Festival.

Elton John coming to Bossier City

Elton John and his band will play at the CenturyLink Center on Saturday, March 22.

Classic cars and college cheerleaders parade through Alexandria during Mardi Gras weekend

The Hixson Autoplex Classic Cars & College Cheerleaders parade will roll in downtown Alexandria on Friday, February 28, 2014, beginning at 4:30 p.m.

Epiphany events kick off Alexandria 2014 Mardi Gras season

Celebrate the kickoff of the Mardi Gras season with the Alexandria Mardi Gras Association’s annual Epiphany celebration on Friday, January 3, 2013.

Pets from across region to compete in Mardi Gras Cluster Dog Show

The Fourth Annual Mardi Gras Cluster Dog Show held jointly by the Baton Rouge Kennel Club and the Alexandria Kennel Club will be held at the Alexandria Riverfront Center, located at 707 Second Street in downtown Alexandria.

Rising guitarist-vocalist Frankie Ballard to play in BR

Rising guitarist-vocalist Frankie Ballard will bring one fantastic show to Baton Rouge, LA as he takes over the Texas Club on Wednesday, December 20.

Santa comes to Arna Bontemps Museum

‘Tis the season to visit with Santa Claus! Santa will be at the Arna Bontemps African American Museum, located at 1327 Third Street in Alexandria, Dec. 13-15 and Dec. 20-22.

Big trucks, big personalities and a lot of mud, make up Louisiana 'Mud People'

Combine big trucks, with fearless drivers, a lot of water and dirt, you get mud people. The show on the Travel Channel showcases some of our very own Louisiana natives!