Beating the battle: boy celebrates his last day of chemotherapy

Meet Jesse Lamberth. This little guy's a huge LSU fan. "Geaux tigers!" Jesse exclaimed. At only 8 years old, he's already a fighter. About a year ago, doctors found a tumor. It was cancer.

2014 Mardi Gras Parade Schedule

Alexandria Friday, Feb. 28, 4:30 p.m.: College Cheerleaders & Classic Cars Parade, Downtown Friday, Feb. 28, 7 p.m.: Taste of Mardi Gras Night, Alexandria Riverfront Center

Women empowering women; dozens attend 'SU Girls Rock awards show'

Nicholas Harris, Junior Class President at Southern University, said "We say we appreciate the women everyday, but it's good to have an actual program in honor of the women of Southern University.

Rapides Parish students lose Mardi Gras break due to winter storms

Rapides Parish students won't be a part of the Mardi Gras celebration in two weeks, all thanks to mother nature and the Rapides Parish School Board.

Mardi Gras Cluster Dog Show to remain in Alexandria

Following one of its most successful shows ever with a record number of entries over the four day period, both the Baton Rouge Kennel Club and the Alexandria Kennel Club are pleased to announce that the Mardi Gras Cluster Dog Show will remain i

Have a severe weather plan before the next storm strikes

Louisiana's "Severe Weather Awareness Week" is this week, February 17-21.

LSU research center conducts free physical activity study

The Pennington Biomedical Research Center announced in a press release, that it will be conducting a new study on how exercise and lifestyle changes affect your health.

Together Louisiana hopes to encourage lawmakers to tackle debt problem starting with payday lending

Hundreds of community and faith based organizations came together Friday as one to educate themselves just in time for the spring legislative session.

La. Motor Vehicles introduces updated driver's license and ID card design

Louisiana is transitioning to an updated driver’s license and identification card that looks much the same; however, it contains features for greater security, protection of privacy and resistance to tampering.

Southern Jaguars face postseason ban in all sports

All of Southern University’s sports could face postseason bans. William Broussard, the athletics director at Southern, announced the news at a press conference Thursday night.