Strain Honored With An Award

Louisiana's Commissioner of Agriculture and Forestry, Mike Strain, got a pretty big honor in Lafayette Friday.

Legendary Blues Singer Dies

Etta James died in California on Friday.  She had been battling leukemia. Etta James was best known for her rendition of the musical classic, At Last.

Is New York the Grumpiest City?

New York City takes the top spot as America's rudest city. That is according to Travel and Leisure magazine. Readers said people who live in the Big Apple are generally in a rush and are overly direct.

Indianapolis Gets Ready For Super Bowl

The host city for this year's superbowl is working hard around the clock to make sure everything is perfect.

Vitter's Takes A Break From Washington To Listen To Local Concerns

At a Town Hall Meeting in Point Coupee Parish yesterday, Senator David Vitter told the New Roads crowd he is taking his name off of the anti-piracy legislation.

Representative Landry Upset With President Obama

Representative Jeff Landry from New Iberia said President Obama recently made four recess appointments. That means he appointed people to high federal positions while the U.S. Senate was not in session.

Man Accused of Killing Pregnant Fiancee Is Arrested

Joshua McKeel, 21, is accused of shooting and killing Hannah Parker,19, who was seven months pregnant! The baby she was carrying is also dead.

Two Die In Helicopter Crash

The chopper owned by Cenac Marine Services out of Houma went down just outside of Morgan City around 9:00am yesterday morning. The two victims have been identified as Lanny Ledet, 43, and Jason Mckean, 40.

Former Saints' Player Surprises Shoppers At Local Grocery Store

Retired wide receiver, Joe Horn, showed up at Rouses' Supermarket yesterday. Horn is promoting his product that is now on the store self. The product is barbecue sauce!

Lady Gaga Spotted In Baton Rouge

The mega star was spotted having dinner downtown Wednesday night. Lady Gaga took a picture with a server. Sources said the 25 year old superstar has already left.