Firework related injuries increase during the Fourth of July holiday

The Fourth of July holiday accounts for 60 percent of annual firework injuries, according to a new study. At the end of June, the U.S.

Dream Date Update: Lyles nears 150K retweets and possible date with Lolo Jones

July 2, 2013 - 11 p.m. CST Lyles' tweet is nearing 140,000 retweets. NBC33 News spoke with Lyles earlier today and he feels confident she'll follow through if he reaches his mark.

LSU shortstop Alex Bregman named Baseball America National Freshman of the Year

The honor marked the third such award for Bregman, who was named National Freshman Player of the Year last month by Collegiate Baseball magazine and by the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association.

LSU to host 7-on-7 passing and lineman camp July 20

The LSU 7-on-7 Passing Camp will be held on Saturday, July 20, 2013 at the LSU’s Charles McClendon Practice Facility.

Tommy Tourist begins summer tour

Tommy Tourist continues to discover the area’s great attractions this summer during the annual Close to Home Program – and this year, he is taking you along!

Increased La. State Police presence expected for Fourth of July weekend

Louisiana State Police will have an increased number of Troopers on patrol this week and throughout the fourth of July holiday.

Entergy: 'If someone demands payment, hang up the phone'

There have been multiple reports of a scam targeting Entergy customers in Louisiana.

New Orleans sportscaster Kenny Wilkerson dies from complications caused by long battle with cancer

Longtime New Orleans sportscaster and award-winning journalist Kenneth Wilkerson died Monday in his Pearl River home due to complications from a lingering battle with cancer.

Acadian first responders reunite with heart attack patient

Last week, two months after suffering a heart attack at Festival International de Louisiane, Peter Barrilleaux was able to reunite with the members of the Acadian team who helped save his life.