By Melinda DeSlatte / Associated Press
BATON ROUGE -- Louisiana's voters can cast their ballots for the upcoming election to choose the nation's next president, to fill congressional seats and to select local elected officials around the state.Secretary of State Tom Schedler is encouragi
By Rita LeBleu / American Press
It’s homecoming week for McNeese State University. The week’s full schedule of events leads up to an exiting game. The Cowboys will host a Southland Conference rematch with Abilene Christian College Wildcats, one of the Cowboys’ toughest wins last year.
The game is scheduled for 6 ...
By Tyler Nunez / American Press
When first-year Oberlin head coach Durell Peloquin took charge of the Tigers earlier this year, he didn’t really know what to expect.
He had to implement a new system with a team that won four games last season full of skeptical kids he had never coached before.
But it didn’t take ...
By Jacob Caldwell / American Press
These last few weeks and months have been very busy for newly-crowned Miss Louisiana Bethany Trahan and her family.
When Trahan told her parents she wanted to compete in the Miss Louisiana Pageant competition, she said they were in utter disbelief.
“It was so spur of the moment,” said T ...
By John Guidroz / American Press
Editor’s note: State Supreme Court Justice Jeannette Theriot Knoll, who represents the 3rd District, announced in January that she will retire at the end of the year. The two candidates seeking her seat on the Louisiana Supreme Court are state district court Judge Marilyn Castle and appellate ...
By Marilyn Monroe / American Press
MOSS BLUFF — The Sam Houston High School’s Peer Initiated Leaders of Tomorrow program has received a State Farm Youth Advisory Board grant of $49,937. State Farm and local officials joined PILOT representatives in a check presentation Friday on the Broncos’ football field before th ...
By The Associated Press
NEW YORK -- The Hillary Clinton campaign says four people have been examined by medical personnel after a white powdery substance arrived at a New York campaign office and they have reported no health issues.
Campaign spokesman Glen Caplin said federal and local officials determined the substance wa ...
By Cassidy Juneau / Special to the American Press
ELTON — The Elton Indians and South Cameron Tarpons went into Friday’s night matchup both coming off big games last week.
Elton lost a close battle with East Beauregard after winning their previous two games while South Cameron had won two games
in a row, including a victory over parish ...
By Chandler Rome / American Press
MOSS BLUFF — Bralen Trahan ensured all forgot about Acadiana’s sloppy, penalty-filled first half.
Then Jaylon Brown reassured all he’s just fine.
Trahan, the Rams’ senior defensive back and kick returner, went 85 yards untouched for a touchdown with the second half’s
By Warren Arceneaux / American Press
Part-time duty was enough for Jennings running back Travis Etienne to further torment St. Louis in a 34-7 win that kept the
Etienne, rotating in and out of the game due to a groin injury, scored on back-to-back carries in the first half and ran for 156 yards
on nine carries befo ...
By Robbie Magness / American Press
Jacobi Taylor rolled up 210 all-purpose yards and a pair of touchdowns and added an interception to pace Washington-Marion to a 23-14 victory over Crowley on Friday at Robert Lavergne Memorial
The Charging Indians, who struggled earlier in the season, suddenly find themselves at 3-5 overall ...