Southern names Dawson Odums as head football coach

In the history of Southern University football, only two coaches own the distinction of having defeated Grambling State, Jackson State, and Florida A&M in their first season running the program; Pete Richardson (1993) and the Jaguars' f

Tiger football players talk about long layoff

A long layoff has the LSU Tiger football team with plenty of time to prepare for their bowl opponent, the Clemson Tigers. Thursday I spoke with several members of the Tigers team as they discussed the long break between games.

SU Athletic Director to make recommendation for head coach on Friday

Southern Athletic Director William Broussard says he's ready to introduce the Jaguars next head coach tomorrow to the school's Board of Supervisors meeting.

Strawberry farmers keep weathered eye on freezing weather

The strawberry industry is a multi-million dollar one here in the state of Louisiana. That's why farmers across the area have been keeping a weathered eye on the freezing weather these past few days.

‘Silver Magic Santa Bell’ hopes to teach kids meaning of Christmas through song

A familiar name around town is hoping to start a new Christmas tradition with a song he wrote.

Customer throws hot coffee on cashier during argument over price

A customer at a gas station is locked up for allegedly throwing a hot cup of coffee at the cashier because he didn’t agree with the price. The entire incident was caught on the store’s surveillance camera.

Rhymes, Katz recieve preseason All-American Recognition

LSU senior outfielder Raph Rhymes and senior first baseman Mason Katz have received 2013 preseason all-America recognition from the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association.

Raising Cane’s collects more than $87,000 to end childhood hunger

Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers, its crewmembers and loyal “Caniacs” rallied around Share Our Strength’s Dine Out For No Kid Hungry™ campaign in September, raising $87,368 to help end childhood hunger in America.

Guidelines for Choosing a Contractor

Professional, experienced contractors can complete home improvement projects more safely, efficiently, and appropriately than you can in some cases—and in others, you might just prefer to hand a job off to someone who’s more suited to do the work.