Louisiana runners registered to participate in Boston Marathon total 95

A total of 95 runners from Louisiana were registered to participate in the Boston Marathon, where two explosions were set off near the finish line. In all, 26,839 runners and wheelchair racers registered.

Grand Isle hosts 15th annual Migratory Bird Celebration this weekend

The Grand Isle Community Development Team, Town of Grand Isle, The Louisiana Nature Conservancy and Barataria-Terrebonne National Estuary Program will host the 15th annual Grand Isle Migratory Bird Celebration April 19-21, 2013, at various loca

Saints sign quarterback Seneca Wallace to a 1-year contract

The New Orleans Saints announced today that they have signed quarterback Seneca Wallace to a one-year contract. The announcement was made by Saints’ Executive Vice President/General Manager Mickey Loomis.

FOX springs into momentous May

This May, FOX presents massive television events, series premieres and season finales, as well as all-new episodes with big guest stars, including the global premiere of music documentary Rihanna 777 May 6; a two-hour

LSU alum David Toms fires lowest final round at Masters to tie for 13th place

While carding six birdies on the day, including four birdies in a five-hole stretch on the back nine, LSU alum David Toms fired the lowest score in the field during Sunday’s final round with a 5-under par 67 at Augusta National Golf Club

Nine Inch Nails, Pearl Jam sign on to headline 2013 Voodoo Music Experience

The annual music festival held in New Orleans over Halloween weekend has announced that Pearl Jam and Nine Inch Nails will headline this year’s event.

Festival to honor Blues harmonica great Little Walter

The inaugural Little Walter Music Festival will strike a chord Saturday, May 4, 2013, at the downtown Alexandria Amphitheater situated on the Red River, honoring Rock & Roll Hall of Famer, Blues sideman and bandleader “Little Walter.&

LSMSA to host Arts Gala to show off school's talented students

The Louisiana School for Math, Science, and the Arts (LSMSA) presents its fifth annual Arts Gala on Tuesday, April 16 at 7:00 p.m. in the Manship Theatre at the Shaw Center for the Arts located in downtown Baton Rouge.

Zoo of Acadiana's show bird succumbs to injuries after injury during theft

Kiwi, the bird that was stolen from the Zoo of Acadiana and recovered from a burning car, has died at the LSU Veterinary Hospital in Baton Rouge where it has been trying to recover.

La. meat packing company recalls 20,000 pounds of deli meat

Manda Packing Company, a Baker, La., establishment, is recalling approximately 20,166 pounds of cooked roast beef deli meat due to possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes, the U.S.