Parents and students get money savvy

Parents and High School students came out to Southern University’s Business School Sunday to get a chance to learn how to get more financially savvy.

Rapides Children's Advocacy Center announces "We Are One" child sponsorship campaign

April is National Child Abuse Awareness Month, and the Rapides Children's advocacy Center is challenging the community to come together for support.

Symposium binds community partners to follow road from 'good to great' in Vernon Parish education

About 700 educators, Soldiers and family members congregated at Fort Polk's Bayou Theater March 27 to attend an Education Symposium spearheaded by Fort Polk Progress, a regional community organization that takes a proactive s

Local bull rider survives life-threatening injuries, promises to ride again

Jeffrey Ramagos is shrugging off life-threatening injuries, almost the same way a bull shrugged him off three weeks ago. Ramagos, 21, is already in his 4th season as a pro, with several victories to his name.

La. Lt. Gov. Dardenne, tourism partners launch U.S. Gulf Coast States Geotourism Mapguide and Website

Lt. Governor Jay Dardenne, the Louisiana Office of Tourism, National Geographic and the U.S.

KKK recruitment flyers distributed in Eunice, La. neighborhoods

Someone is passing out hateful flyers in the Acadiana area, telling Eunice residents the KKK is "awake." This flier was passed out in one predominantly black neighborhood over the weekend.

Saints agree to terms with quarterback Luke McCown

The New Orleans Saints announced today that they have agreed to terms with quarterback Luke McCown on a one-year contract. The announcement was made by Saints’ Executive Vice President/General Manager Mickey Loomis.

FOX announces additional Spring and Summer premiere dates

FOX is announcing additional spring and summer premiere dates for 2014.

Pennington researches effects of exercise on blood sugar; seeks African American men to participate

Pennington Biomedical Research Center is recruiting volunteers for a clinical trial to examine how exercise affects the body's ability to regulate blood sugar in African American men.

Natural resources ranked as highest economic growth opportunity among tour attendees in Natchez

Natchez area business and community leaders believe Natural Resources tops the list of opportunities for future economic growth in their area, according to a Jan. 22, 2014 survey.