Mike the Tiger and cow pals pump up LSU spirit

There are only 16 days until the LSU Tigers go head to head with Clemson in the Chick-fil-A Bowl in Atlanta, but some LSU fans are already starting to party.

How to Be an Eco-Friendly Pet Owner

Those of us who are fond of the environment and our pets sometimes feel like eco-traitors, thanks to the periodic stories about how pets are ecologically unsound and we’re singlehandedly responsible for global warming.

Louisiana Tech hires Holtz as head football coach

Recently fired head coach Skip Holtz, has found a new football home in Ruston, Louisiana. Holtz was named the next head coach at Louisiana Tech Friday.

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.