USS KIDD celebrates 30th anniversary

The USS KIDD is celebrating the 30 year anniversary of the day it opened its’ doors to the public on August 27, 1983.

Work finished on Maravich Center's new court design

It wasn’t quite “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition” when it came to the playing surface of the Pete Maravich Assembly Center, but the LSU Athletic Department was looking for a flashier, new look for the court that will be seen ex

Resilience goal: Everyone speaks same language

When Soldiers go to war, they face issues that most of those who've never been in battle can't understand: Harsh living conditions; an enemy bent on killing you; potential deadly booby traps around every corner or even ou

Tour shows importance, relevance of Intermediate Staging Base in Alexandria

There is an increase in Army vehicles on local roads of late. Convoys can be seen on La. Hwy 28 moving back and forth between the Alexandria Airport and Fort Polk at all hours of the day and night.

Les Miles radio show starts Wednesday at TJ Ribs on Acadian

The Les Miles Show presented by Capital One Bank will have its 2013 debut on Wednesday, Aug. 21 at 7 p.m. from TJ Ribs on Acadian Thruway.

Rickey Jefferson pleads guilty to misdemeanor

LSU freshman safety Rickey Jefferson pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor charge Monday in Jefferson Parish. Jefferson and two others were put on probation for two years for resisting arrest in February.

SCAM ALERT: BBB warns about telemarketing scheme claiming to be from 'DMV'

The Louisiana Office of Motor Vehicles will issue you a driver’s license or a tag for your vehicle and provide several other services; but they will not help you save money on auto insurance.

Denham Springs man cited for alligator violations

Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Enforcement Division agents cited a Denham Springs man with 26 alligator violations on Aug. 15.

‘Swamp People’ star causes crash that shuts off power for several hours

Troy “T-Roy” Broussard, one of the stars of the hit reality show “Swamp People,” caused a major crash in downtown Shreveport this morning. The damage included a power outage that lasted for several hours.

Back to school: Bus safety tips

You know hat dreaded moment when you have to put your child on the big yellow school bus? They are so full of excitement and you are so full of worry.