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Crown Point Baptist Church will hold Palm Sunday Worship
Sat, 05 Apr 2014 07:12:34 GMT

Crown Point Baptist Church will hold a Palm Sunday Worship Celebration April 13 at 10:30 a.m. The service will feature the combined choirs of Crown Point Baptist, Kachin Baptist Church and Korean Presbyterian Church . The choirs will be under the direction of arranger Benjamin Harlan, professor of church music at Louisiana College and New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, and Crown Point ...

Pastor Hagee: Blood moons point to 'world-shaking event'
Thu, 10 Apr 2014 14:23:35 GMT

Hagee, founder of the Cornerstone Church, points to “four blood moons,” a rare astrological event of four consecutive and complete lunar eclipses, known as a tetrad, which begins April 15. The San Antonio pastor asserts the dates of the eclipses signify a major event that will change history in a book released in October, a series of sermons and a TV special airing on Tuesday, the first night of ...

La. Senate refuses to protect 'chicken boxing'
Tue, 08 Apr 2014 19:30:20 GMT

The sport of 'chicken boxing' doesn't have many friends in the Louisiana Senate.

De Maris Mack (nee Lippert)
Thu, 03 Apr 2014 05:28:34 GMT

De Maris Mack (nee Lippert), age 88, of Church Point, Louisiana, died March 9, 2014, at the Opelousas Catholic Hospital. She was a resident of the Senior Village Living Center in Louisiana.

LA State Library Poetry Lineup
Fri, 21 Mar 2014 14:08:47 GMT

In celebration of National Poetry Month, the Louisiana Center for the Book is announcing the fourth annual Just Listen to Yourself: The Louisiana Poet Laureate Presents Louisiana Poets program. Ava Leavell Haymon, Louisiana poet laureate, will host the event Thursday, April 3, from noon to 1:30 p.m. at the State Library Seminar Center, 701 N. Fourth St., Baton Rouge. Haymon has invited poets ...

DOTD announces winners of 2014 Louisiana Aviation Art Contest
Tue, 01 Apr 2014 16:34:32 GMT

Today, the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development announced the winners of the 2014 Louisiana Aviation Art Contest, sponsored by the DOTD Aviation Section. The theme for this year's contest was "Flying Saves Lives!" Students, ages 6-17, were encouraged to create artwork using this year's theme in relation to the aviation world. Participants were also encouraged to visit and learn ...

Edwin Edwards' last stand
Thu, 10 Apr 2014 10:15:55 GMT

He's running for Congress at age 86 after four terms as Louisiana governor and time in prison.

Congressman caught in kiss may seek probe of video leak
Wed, 09 Apr 2014 17:50:22 GMT

By David Lawder WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The married U.S. congressman embroiled in controversy over kissing a woman on his Louisiana office staff may request a federal investigation into the leak of the security camera video showing the incident, his spokeswoman said on Wednesday. Republican Representative Vance McAllister, who took office last November in a special election that he won partly by ...

Lack of hitting hurts Westgate
Sun, 23 Mar 2014 11:11:45 GMT

A couple of long weeks caught up with the Westgate High softball team Saturday in the Catholic High Bayou Blowout Softball Tournament at the Louisiana PepperPlex.

St. Landry Parish Daily Arrest Report
Tue, 01 Apr 2014 17:20:09 GMT

This is the St. Landry Parish Sheriff's Office arrest report for April 1, 2014   Rachel Linzay, age 19, 1968 Beaver Rd., Ville Platte, LA, driving under suspension, speeding, arrested by Louisiana State Police. Brent Milton, age 28, 151 B.O. St., Sunset, LA, 2 counts of distribution of schedule IV drugs. Margaret M. Stanley, age 30, 4591 Hwy. 190, Lot 4, Eunice, LA, 2 counts of cruelty to ...