Louisiana officials discuss state's Ebola response plan

Louisiana leaders discussed their statewide response plan today during a special meeting at the state capitol. State officials outlined the procedures set in place to protect residents if Louisiana has a case of Ebola.

Cenla area attractions participate in Project Holiday Cheer

Central Louisiana’s attractions are sending glad tidings of joy and holiday cheer to troops this fall.

LSU employee asked to stay home after returning from Liberia

 The assistant director of The National Center For Biomedical Research at LSU has agreed to stay home for 21 days after returning home from a mission to Liberia.

Tax amnesty program launches to help La. delinquent taxpayers

 If you haven't paid your taxes, today's the day to do so.

'Are we ready?': Emergency officials prepare for Ebola in La.

 Ebola hasn't made it's way to Louisiana yet, but state officials say they are doing everything they can to prevent it. "Scary, very. very scary," said Baton Rouge Resident Gina Murphy.

LSU students make dreams come true with "Rent-A-Princess" business

 You've probably rented a movie or rented car at some point...but have you ever rented a princess? One group of LSU students is making that possible.

Fort Polk to host 39th annual Retiree Appreciation Day

 A host of activities are planned as hundreds of military retirees from throughout Louisiana and southeast Texas descend on Fort Polk for the post’s 39th Annual Retiree Appreciation Day from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 25.

Southeastern La. move to No. 8 in both FCS Polls

The Southeastern Louisiana football team climbed to No. 8 in both the Sports Network FCS Top 25 and the FCS Coaches Poll, both which were released on Monday.

LSU's Fournette and Vadal Alexander named SEC Players of the Week

 LSU running back Leonard Fournette and offensive guard Vadal Alexander both picked up Southeastern Conference Player of the Week honors for their performance in the Tigers’ 30-27 win over Florida on Saturday night, the league office

Jindal declares La. State of Emergency due to severe weather

Governor Bobby has declared a state of emergency due to severe weather and tornado damage in portions of Louisiana.