La. Lt. Governor honored for service to Muscular Dystrophy Assn.

Lt. Governor Jay Dardenne received the Ambassador of Hope Award last week at the Muscular Dystrophy Association of Greater Baton Rouge’s annual Winter Wine Down. Lt. Governor Dardenne has been working with MDA for more than 40 years.

LDWF: man shot,killed in potential hunting accident

Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) Enforcement Division agents and Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff’s Office (TPSO) deputies are investigating a potential hunting incident involving a fatality on Dec.

Local WWII veteran speaks of surviving Pearl Harbor and more

For 17-year-old Houston native Jack Jones, an assignment with the U.S. Navy at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, seemed ideal.

Vitter announces over $800K to La. Highway Safety Commission

U.S. Sen. David Vitter announced today that the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration will award $815,380 in grants to the Louisiana Highway Safety Commission.

Alexandria resident honored for service to Acadian Companies

Regional Vice President Terry Arceneaux was recently honored by Acadian Ambulance for his 40 years of service to the company.

LSU's Mettenberger out for upcoming bowl game due to knee injury

LSU quarterback Zach Mettenberger will miss the bowl game after suffering a season-ending knee injury during the fourth quarter of the Tigers’ 31-27 win over Arkansas last Friday in Tiger Stadium.

Inside the towboat industry

There's a billion dollar industry...that operates in large part right here in Louisiana. It chugs along round the clock, moving thousands of tons of of cargo each day of the year...connecting us to the rest of the world.

Leesville water dept. reissuing bills after printing error

The Leesville Water Department is in the process of reprinting its water bills after discovering a printing error.

Tulane will take on Louisiana-Lafayette in R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl

The Tulane University football team has accepted an invitation to play in the 2013 R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl, marking the program’s first appearance in the New Orleans-based bowl and its 11th bowl game in school history.

Seahawks stomp Saints, 34-7

Drew Brees threw for less than 200 yards for the first time since 2007 as the Saints were blown out by the Seahawks, 34-7.