Archery in Louisiana Schools program growing in popularity

As a new school year begins, the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries’ Archery in Louisiana Schools Program (ALAS) continues efforts to attract participants.

Historic Saenger Theatre holds grand re-opening following $52 million redevelopment

The historic Saenger Theatre reopened today following a $52 million redevelopment.

Authorities searching nationwide for man sexually assaulting child for 8+ years

Local authorities have joined other law enforcement agencies across the nation in the search for a mysterious man who is sexually assaulting a child and using her for pornographic images.

Baton Rouge couple gets engaged on "THE X FACTOR" stage

David Gray's singing voice was not going to get him far on X Factor. But with just four words, he became the show's biggest winner.

Participants needed for new postpartum weight loss study at Pennington Biomedical Research Center

Pennington Biomedical Research Center and the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals' Women, Infants and Children program (WIC) are partnering to increase weight loss after pregnancy and help slow the growing United States obesity epi

Lottery drawings produce $6.9M in winnings in August, scratch-off winners claim $9.6M

From remodeling a kitchen to “putting the money in the bank and waiting for the grandkids to call,” Louisiana Lottery players had big plans for the more than $6.9 million in prizes won during drawings held in August.

Several students booked into Lafayette prison for ‘Junior / Senior Wars’ pranks

Several students are facing criminal charges for their involvement in a prank called “Junior / Senior Wars.” Police have released information about the arrests with the hopes of preventing future damage.

Louisiana ranks 9th in rate of women murdered by men

Louisiana ranked ninth in the nation in the rate of women murdered by men, with a rate of 1.67 per 100,000, according to the new Violence Policy Center (VPC) report When Men Murder Women: An Analysis of 2011 Homicide Data.

Arrangements made for former LSU coach Paul Dietzel

The following are the funeral arrangements for Paul Dietzel: Date: Friday, Sept. 27, 2013 Location: First United Methodist Church 930 North Blvd Baton Rouge, LA 70802 (225) 387-5202

LSU coach Les Miles comments on the passing of Paul Dietzel

LSU head coach Les Miles realeased the following statement on the passing of former LSU head coach Paul Dietzel.