Local study: Vitamins may ease diabetes symptoms

Vitamin therapy is a promising avenue to improving symptoms of pain, tingling and numbness in hands and feet typical of diabetic neuropathy, a study by Tulane University researchers concluded.

Dutchtown's Eric Reid drafted by 49ers

Eric Reid became the second LSU Tiger selected in the 2013 NFL Draft when the 49ers took him with 18th overall pick. San Francisco traded up 13 spots to get Reid.

LSU's Mingo selected sixth overall by Cleveland

It didn't take long for the LSU talent to start falling of the draft boards Wednesday night in New York. With the sixth overall pick in the 2013 NFL draft the Browns selected former LSU defensive end Barkevious Mingo.

Jindal voices support for delaying teacher evaluations

Governor Bobby Jindal is voicing his support for a bill that would delay starting the teacher evaluation system known as COMPASS. It passed through the House Education Committee with no problem.

Lawmakers weigh allowing online gambling

From the water to the web, lawmakers are looking at winning big and taking a gamble with legalizing online gambling. It's a relatively new concept, legalizing online gambling.

Return to Tigerland aimed toward vets, highlights training

The 162nd Infantry “Tiger” Brigade hosts “Return to Tiger Land” on North Fort Polk from 9 .am. to 2 p.m. May 4.

Suspected poisoned letter attacker appeared on NBC's “Today” show a free man

Kevin Paul Curtis appeared on NBC's “Today” show on Thursday after being released from custody earlier this week.

Bill to delay teacher evalution system passes through education committee

It's a law that would repeal a law already in motion, teacher evaluations through the newly implemented Compass program.

Louisiana rock band competes in global competition

Black Magnolia, a band based in Baton Rouge, will be representing Louisiana in the global round of the Hard Rock Rising 2013 competition.

Zurich extends sponsorship of New Orleans tournament through 2019

Zurich Insurance Group CEO Martin Senn today announced that the company has signed a five-year extension as title sponsor of the Zurich Classic of New Orleans, through 2019.