Catastrophic scenario brings together Louisiana community

December 3 began like most late fall days at Fort Polk: Gray skies with the threat of rain, temperatures in the upper 60s and 20,000 Soldiers and civilians headed to work.

Texas college athlete makes SportsCenter's #1 top play with dunk from free throw line

An East Texas basketball player made his way to the top of "Sportscenter's Top 10" plays Thursday night.

Louisiana International Film Festival announces call for entries

The Louisiana International Film Festival and Mentorship Program (LIFF), a brand-new film festival celebrating indigenous and international films with an ambitious Mentorship Program is an

$7K reward being offered for arrest in illegal black bear kills

The Department of Wildlife and Fisheries is offering a reward after a pair of black bears that were illegally killed last week.

La. Tech looking for coach after Dykes leaves for Cal

Just days after the team missed out on a bowl game Louisiana Tech is in need of a head coach. Sonny Dykes has been named the new head man for the Cal football program. He is replacing Tedford, who was fired last week.

2012 SEC football All-Freshman team announced

Twelve Southeastern Conference football squads are represented on the 13th annual SEC Coaches’ All-Freshman Team, it was announced on Thursday.

Letten steps down from U.S. Attorney’s Office amid online comment scandal

U.S. Attorney Jim Letten announced today that he will step down from his post. Letten made the announcement at a press conference on Thursday, Dec. 6. He said that he will officially leave the office on Dec. 11.

Fort Polk unit demonstrates assembly of improved ribbon bridge

Sometimes when you come to a waterway, there's no way to cross it. Soldiers from the 814th Multi-Role Bridge Company of Fort Polk, La., demonstrate how they eliminate that problem.

Should you rent to friends?

Landlords are often faced with friends interested in renting their properties, which can create a potentially delicate social situation.

10 Uses for a Rusty Old Rake Head

 There was a time long ago that when a shovel or rake handle broke, you went to the hardware store, bought a new handle and installed it into the old rake head.