Local NFL Draft recap: Mettenberger picked by Titans in 6th round

Notable Undrafted Players: DT Anthony Johnson (LSU) S Craig Loston (LSU) FB J.C. Copeland (LSU) WR Lee Doss (SU) Round 7: WR James Wright (LSU) - Cincinnati Bengals - 239th

Q&A with Saints 2nd round draft pick Stanley Jean-Baptiste

New Orleans Saints Cornerback Stanley Jean-Baptiste Conference Call With New Orleans Media Friday, May 9, 2014 What did you like about the Saints and what do you feel like maybe your role can be?

Saints move up to draft WR Brandin Cooks (20th overall)

The New Orleans Saints made a trade with the Arizona Cardinals to draft Brandin Cooks with the 20th overall selection in the NFL Draft.

Local draft hopefuls mold bodies for NFL life

You will hear plenty familiar names during the three-day, seven-round NFL draft. Years of hard work will pay off for some who have dreamed of being selected by a pro franchise.

Brig. Gen. Hickman addresses public in letter about Fort Polk's land purchase program

The following is a letter to the editor of the Fort Polk Guardian from Brig. Gen. William Hickman, commander of the Joint Readiness Training Center and Fort Polk..

Xerox plans test of La. EBT system; DCFS reminds retailers to follow procedures

Xerox, a third party contractor for DCFS, will conduct several multi-state tests of its Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT) system during May, the first this Saturday, May 10.

Dragon Boat Races heat up Red River May 10

The Alexandria Museum of Art (AMoA) and the Louisiana Dragon Boat Races Committee announces the 4th annual Louisiana Dragon Boat Races will take place Saturday, May 10, 2014, on the Red River in downtown Alexandria.

Overcoming the odds: Woman with rare disorder is successful artist, designer, author

"My Mom especially, would never--and still doesn't (not that it's that big of a deal now) never let me feel sorry for myself, which was a major, major thing in my house."

CLECO offers free public safety program to schools

Cleco is offering Hot Spot, its children’s safety program, to schools and organizations as a way to teach students how to be safe around electricity.

Smithsonian exhibition visits La. State Penitentiary at Angola Museum

What would life be like without teachers, doctors or firefighters? Every day, Americans are hard at work on farms, factories, in homes or at desks keeping our communities thriving.