A month closer to peak of hurricane season

Typically, July is a quiet month during the Atlantic Hurricane season. According to the National Hurricane Center, the season does not peak until mid-August and will stay active through late-October.

Second wave of nominees heats up “TEEN CHOICE 2013”, airing Sun. Aug. 11 on FOX

The next wave of nominees has been announced for Teen Choice 2013, airing live Sunday, Aug. 11 (7:00-9:00 p.m. live) on FOX.

Benefits.gov goes mobile

Benefits.gov has launched a mobile compatible version of its website, the U.S. Department of Labor announced today. Benefits.gov, the official benefits website of the U.S.

Army Community Hospital prepares for mandated civilian furloughs

The federally mandated furlough is in effect from July 8 to September 30 at all military treatment facilities. The majority of Bayne-Jones Army Community Hospital civilian staff will observe the furlough on Fridays.

88th BSB Course continues as mission transitions

The seeds of military logistics were sewn millennia ago when the Assyrians used their wits to suppress and overtake their neighbors in the Fertile Crescent.

Denham Springs man sentenced to prison for forging the Army Corps of Engineers seal

A Denham Springs man has been sentenced after forging a Army Corps of Engineers seal.

Summer means soaring temperatures and potential life-threatening heatstroke for pets

Now that summer is here, it’s good to remember that pets require special care to avoid heatstroke.

5,953 Louisiana borrowers receiving checks through National Mortgage Settlement

The Louisiana Attorney General’s Consumer Protection Division is urging borrowers who have submitted foreclosure-related claims to the National Mortgage Settlement Administrator to check their mail closely.

Eco-friendly bags might not be so friendly to your health

The trend nationwide is to be more "eco-friendly" and many people are doing so by using reusable grocery bags. But this "green" alternative to plastic might be making you sick.

LDWF agents participating in Operation Dry Water this weekend

Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Law Enforcement Division (LDWF/LED) agents will take part in Operation Dry Water from June 28-30 with increased patrols for boaters operating or driving a boat while intoxicated (DWI) enforcement a