How to Select a Sofa

When decorating a living room or family room, the sofa is usually the largest single piece of furniture in the space and is considered the “anchor” of the room.

Double elimination sends home Lyric 145 and Jennel Garcia on “THE X FACTOR”

On The X Factor live results show, and in a shocking double elimination, Jennel Garcia, one of Demi Lovato’s Young Adults, and Lyric 145, one of Simon C

Ft. Polk changes command

Brig. Gen. William B. Hickman is the new commander of the Joint Readiness Training Center (JRTC) and Fort Polk following a change of command ceremony Nov. 15 on Fort Polk's Headquarters Field.

LSU vacates women's NCAA outdoor track championship

The LSU Women’s Track and Field team will be required to vacate its 2012 NCAA Outdoor team championship due to a student-athlete’s use of a stimulant banned by the NCAA that is commonly found in over-the-counter nutritional suppleme

Alexandria Christmas Parade calls for float entries

The Alexandria Mardi Gras Association is calling for float entries for the Alexandria Christmas Parade to be held Sunday, December 9, 2012, at 2:00 p.m. This year's Grand Marshal is to be announced.

Coast Guard: 11 injured in platform explosion in the Gulf of Mexico

According to the U.S.

Red River Bank acquires Baton Rouge-based Fidelity Bank

Red River Bank, based in Alexandria, announced it bought Fidelity Bank, an indepedent bank based in Baton Rouge. Fidelity has five branches in the Greater Baton Rouge area, 50 employees, and more than $100-million in assets.

Why and How to Use Earthquake Straps

Earthquake straps are a must-have if you live somewhere prone to geologic activity.

'Share Your Saenger Stories' asks for your best memories, photos

The Saenger Theatre “Share Your Saenger Stories” campaign is calling on locals and visitors alike to share their photos, videos and recollections of the theatre, along with their hopes for the future of the New Orleans’ landma

Missing girl from San Antonio could be in Louisiana

Officials say an 11-year-old girl from San Antonio might be in Louisiana.