Six months after Hurricane Isaac: Moving from 'survive' to 'thrive' in Louisiana

Six months after Hurricane Isaac slammed into the Gulf coast, Louisianians are starting to make the transition from "survive" to "thrive." Hard-hit communities are planning how to build back better than ever even as their re

“AMERICAN IDOL” winner Phillip's single named goodbye song for season 12 live eliminations

Quadruple-platinum, Billboard chart-topper and American Idol winner Phillip Phillips will perform his second single, “Gone, Gone, Gone,” from his d

Tigers record 11-2 win at UL-Lafayette

Fourth-ranked LSU (7-1) won its first road game of the season Tuesday night, defeating Louisiana-Lafayette (7-2) by a score of 11-2 in front of a sellout crowd at Moore Field.

Former Tigers DB Tyrann Mathieu impresses at NFL Combine

As the NFL Combine finished up today in Indianapolis, former LSU Tiger Tyrann Mathieu seemed to impress teams.

Mathieu looks to make mark at NFL combine

October 26, 2012. That’s the last time Tyrann Mathieu says he used drugs.

Democratic rep. unveils his ideas to lessen healthcare spending cuts

One Democratic State Representative shared his plan to avoid hospital budget cuts with members of the press Monday.

SMA calls for soldiers to maintain professionalism

Sgt. Maj. of the Army Raymond Chandler spent the day touring the Joint Readiness Training Center and Fort Polk Feb. 21 getting a first-hand glimpse of training and visiting with Soldiers.

Louisiana and Mississippi 'saddest states' according to Twitter posts

Do you want to escape to a place where everyone is happy?  Consider Hawaii or Napa, California.

Lottery drawings produce $8M in winnings in January while scratch-off winners claim $9M

From going to Disney World to paying off Christmas debt, Louisiana Lottery winners had big plans for the nearly $8 million in prizes won during drawings held in January.

Who knew you could grow a luffa in your backyard, Meet "The Luffa Lady"

You've seen them in body shops, drug stores and especially in bath tubs or showers all across the country. Where do those coarse stringy sponges really come from?