Saints sign DT John Jenkins to 4-year contract

New Orleans Saints Executive Vice President/General Manager Mickey Loomis announced Friday that the club has signed their second, third round draft pick, DT John Jenkins to a four-year contract.

Want to create a mobile app? LSU has a camp for that

Have you ever had a great idea for a mobile app, but have no idea how to go about building one? LSU has a camp for that.

FOX orders new series “JUNIOR MASTERCHEF” with Chef Gordon Ramsay

FOX has picked up Junior MasterChef, a new culinary competition series for talented kids between the ages of eight and 13 who love to cook, as part of a new multi-year deal with award-winning chef Gordon Ramsay, it was

Over 425,000 fans attend 44th annual Jazz Fest in New Orleans

More than 425,000 fans attended the 2013 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival presented by Shell.

LSU-A Lady Generals Softball plays Reinhardt in NAIA Opening Round Game 2

The LSUA Lady Generals will take on the Reinhardt (Ga.) Lady Eagles on Monday in Game 2 of the 2013 NAIA Softball National Championship Opening Round, hosted by Belhaven University.

Budget debate pushed back to Friday on the House floor

Legislators were scheduled to continue budget talks Thursday, but legislators have decided to push that budget debate back until Friday. Representatives are still working out negotiations on HB1 and should start the debate process Friday.

Jason Smith is proud to be New Orleans Pelican

New Orleans Pelicans forward-center Jason Smith said he’s ready to put on his blue, red, and gold for his first season as a Pelican.

Alexandria Mall announces program to curb unsupervised youth

Alexandria Mall announced a new program and policy on Tuesday to curb unsupervised youths visiting the mall on Friday and Saturday nights.

‘Make something good come from my death’: May 9 declared Louisiana Gray Day

Thursday, May 9, 2013 will be the first Louisiana Gray Day in honor of a man who died from brain cancer in 2010. “The last thing he asked his family to do was to make something good come from his death.”

Hutco to pay overtime back wages following U.S. Labor Dept. investigation

Hutco Inc., a major industrial services employment agency, has agreed to pay $1,916,850 in back wages to 2,267 employees assigned to client work sites throughout Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas. An investigation conducted by the U.S.