US ARMY Pvt. 1st Class Charles Jeane

Pvt. First Class Charles Jeane of the United States Army sends a greeting to Leesville, Louisiana, from Zangabad, Afghanistan, for Christmas 2013.

US ARMY Capt. Jason Mageo

Capt. Jason Mageo of the United States Army sends a greeting to Colfax, Louisiana, from Afghanistan, for Christmas 2013.

US NAVY Petty Ofc. 3rd Class Darrecia Piper

Petty Officer Third Class Darrecia Piper of the United States Navy sends a greeting to Alexandria, Louisiana, from aboard the U.S.S. Harry S. Truman, for Christmas 2013.

US ARMY Staff Sgt. Marshall Schmidt

Staff Sgt. Marshall Schmidt of the United States Army sends a greeting to Leesville, Louisiana, from Afghanistan, for Christmas 2013.

People across Louisiana say goodbye to George Rodrigue

People all across the state said goodbye to one of Louisiana's most loved artists. Hundreds of people came to the St. Louis Cathedral in New Orleans to honor and remember George Rodrigue, the iconic "Blue Dog" painter.

Nearly $113M allotted for I-49 expansion

Commissioner Kristy Nichols announced on Wednesday that nearly $113M will be used to finance the I-49 North and South extensions.

LDOE launches initiative to better prepare teachers

The Louisiana Department of Education is launching a new “Believe and Prepare” initiative to better prepare the next generation of teachers.

Louisiana listed as Judicial Hellhole

Based on a survey by the American Tort Reform Association (ATRA), Louisiana ranks number #2 in the nation as a “judicial hellhole.”

Louisiana remembers legacy of "Blue Dog" painter George Rodrigue

World-renowned artist George Rodrigue, appointed twice as Louisiana's Artist Laureate, died Saturday. Rodrigue, a New Iberia native, gained acclaim for his series of paintings of blue dogs.

Rising guitarist-vocalist Frankie Ballard to play in BR

Rising guitarist-vocalist Frankie Ballard will bring one fantastic show to Baton Rouge, LA as he takes over the Texas Club on Wednesday, December 20.