Delta Bank files applications to enter Mississippi with full-service Natchez location

Delta Bank today announced it has taken the first step in expanding its unique brand of personalized banking to Mississippi with its applications to the Louisiana Office of Financial Institutions and FDIC to open a full-service branch in Natche

Vitter fights to protect La. military bases from budget cuts

U.S. Senator David Vitter (R-La.), a member of the Senate Armed Services Committee, today reacted to the Department of Defense five-year plan and 2015 budget proposal outlined by Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel.

LSU ranked No. 1 this week by Collegiate Baseball

LSU is ranked No. 1 in the Collegiate Baseball magazine poll released Monday. The top-ranked Tigers (7-0) play host to No. 13 Louisiana-Lafayette at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field.

Cajuns baseball cracks Baseball America top 10

After sweeping Southern Miss on the road this past weekend, the Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns baseball team moved up four spots to 10th in the latest Baseball America poll, the magazine announced on Monday.

The debate continues: top education officials tackle Common Core

It's one of the biggest debates going on in Louisiana right now. It's Common Core, and the new set of standards for our students has everyone taking sides, including Louisiana's top education officials.

Beating the battle: boy celebrates his last day of chemotherapy

Meet Jesse Lamberth. This little guy's a huge LSU fan. "Geaux tigers!" Jesse exclaimed. At only 8 years old, he's already a fighter. About a year ago, doctors found a tumor. It was cancer.

2014 Mardi Gras Parade Schedule

Alexandria Friday, Feb. 28, 4:30 p.m.: College Cheerleaders & Classic Cars Parade, Downtown Friday, Feb. 28, 7 p.m.: Taste of Mardi Gras Night, Alexandria Riverfront Center

Women empowering women; dozens attend 'SU Girls Rock awards show'

Nicholas Harris, Junior Class President at Southern University, said "We say we appreciate the women everyday, but it's good to have an actual program in honor of the women of Southern University.

Rapides Parish students lose Mardi Gras break due to winter storms

Rapides Parish students won't be a part of the Mardi Gras celebration in two weeks, all thanks to mother nature and the Rapides Parish School Board.

Mardi Gras Cluster Dog Show to remain in Alexandria

Following one of its most successful shows ever with a record number of entries over the four day period, both the Baton Rouge Kennel Club and the Alexandria Kennel Club are pleased to announce that the Mardi Gras Cluster Dog Show will remain i