LSU Tiger Marching Band named to Huffington Post’s ‘Best Marching Bands for 2011-12’ list

“The Golden Band from Tigerland” recently received yet another national recognition, as the world renowned LSU Tiger Marching Band has been included in a top ten list of “The Best Marching Bands for 2011-12,” compiled by

Miley enjoying All-Star experience

Wade Miley’s rise to success in Major League Baseball may be a surprise to many.

Four LSU players on Bednarik Award watch list

Four LSU football standouts will have a shot at earning college football's national defensive player of the year honor in 2012 as Tyrann Mathieu, Sam Montgomery, Barkevious Mingo and Eric Reid have been named to the watch list for the Bedna

Hornets announce Summer league roster and schedule

The New Orleans Hornets announced their roster and schedule for the 2012 NBA Summer League in Las Vegas.

Report: Gausman considering returning to LSU

A report by The Times-Picayune Monday says LSU’s Kevin Gausman was heavily considering returning to college for his junior year.

Pollock singer wins Cenla Idol 2012

Jonas Augustine, 22, of Pollock, La., is amazed at the possibility that he would be the winner of Saturday's Cenla Idol 2012 Finale in the Alexandria Mall.

Lafayette Police: Mickey Shunick suspect arrest details released

The Lafayette Police Department held a press conference on Friday, July 6 to update the public in regards to the arrest made in the Mickey Shunick investigation.

Louisiana Libertarian Party to meet in Alexandria

The Libertarian Party of Louisiana’s (LPL) State Central Committee will meet in Alexandria on July 28 at The Cottage Restaurant in Alexandria at 11:00 a.m.

Lafayette Police: Arrest made in Mickey Shunick case

The Lafayette Police Department reports that an arrest has been made in the case of Mickey Shunick. They said that no other comment will be made until tomorrow, Friday, July 6.

Many people may lose internet service on July 9th

Pay attention -- or you could be booted off the Internet on Monday because of a malware that was planted in thousands of computers through a online advertising scam several months ago.