Angola Prison Rodeo kicks off 50th year of wildest rodeo show in the South

The spring Angola Prison Rodeo is back Saturday, April 26, and Sunday, April 27, 2014, offering the best in prison rodeo excitement.

Motion picture child icon Shirley Temple Black passes away at 85

Shirley Temple Black, a Hollywood motion picture icon since the age of three, has passed away at the age of 85. Temple Black died of natural causes Monday at her home in Woodside, Calif., confirmed by her publicist.

Characters come out to New Orleans Comic Con

New Orleans went a little nerdy as comic book lovers, sci-fi enthusiasts,gamers, and fans of pop culture came out for the Wizard World New Orleans Comic Con. The three day event featured chances to meet stars from T.V.

Movie industry on the way up: Growing our state economically and culturally

You might recognize him from ‘Charlie’s Angels’, ‘Spider Man’ or even ‘The Water Boy’. Michael Papajohn got his start in film 25 years ago, right here in Baton Rouge in Tiger Stadium.

Mardi Gras in Cenla is here

Come catch the fun in the Heart of Louisiana for Mardi Gras!

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.