'Jump Start' career-based program changes education for LA students

A new initiative could be changing your child's education. It's called the Jump Start Program. It's a career-based curriculum taught by industry professionals.

Lolo Jones competes in 3rd Olympic games

Lolo Jones, a former LSU Tiger, has officially been named a member of the U.S. Olympic bobsled team. Baton Rouge locals might remember Jones from her time as an LSU track and field standout.

Pineville native gets golden ticket on “AMERICAN IDOL”

"I always thought about auditioning, but I guess, just the fact that I'm getting a little bit older... I figured I need to do it while I am still young."

Fort Polk spouse survives horrific injury; strives to teach others

Living in his home state of Maine three years ago, practicing real estate and working on a lobster boat in the summer, Blaine Carver was going about his life.

TV's Professor on "Gilligan's Island" dies at 89

Russell Johnson, best known for his role as the Professor on the television series “Gilligan’s Island,” has died from kidney failure at the age 89.

Second La. singer describes her golden ticket winning audition for “AMERICAN IDOL”

Ethel native Megan Miller earned a golden ticket to Hollywood on American Idol Thursday night.

“AMERICAN IDOL XIII” reveal new surprises, changes to competition

New surprise round sends contestants to

Most vulnerable flood zone residents not impressed with flood insurance bill

The federal omnibus spending bill approved by the House of Representatives on Wednesday has big implications for residents of South Louisiana.

VIDEO: Miles comments on soon-to-be hired offensive line coach

He said he didn’t want to talk about it. Then he did.

ULL Ragin' Cajuns gear up for 2014 baseball season

The Ragin Cajuns’ Baseball Team is getting ready for 2014 season. Head coach Tony Robichaux is eager for his team to start practicing for the upcoming 2014 season.