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  • 'Dynasty' not what it was quacked up to be

    January 16, 2014 11:24 PM

    MONROE- The new season of "Duck Dynasty" did not draw as many eyes as it has in the past. The audience was down nearly 30% compared to previous years. New episodes returned Wednesday night to the cable network A&E. It was the first fresh episode since cast member... more »
  • 'Duck Dynasty' couple to guest on Fox News special

    December 30, 2013 7:16 PM

    NEW YORK- "Duck Dynasty" star Willie Robertson will talk about his outspoken father as he helps Fox News Channel ring in the new year. The network says Robertson and wife Korie will be guests on the "All-American New Year" special Fox News is airing Tuesday night. The couple will appear... more »
  • A&E ducks controversy, reinstates Phil Robertson

    December 27, 2013 4:20 PM

    MONROE - Phil Robertson is staying put. In a statement Friday, A&E said it decided to bring Robertson back after discussions with the Robertson family and "numerous advocacy groups." This comes less than two weeks after his anti-gay comments prompted the network to suspend him indefinitely. It created... more »
  • Black pastor has issue with race remarks, not anti-gay comments

    December 24, 2013 5:49 PM

    NEW ORLEANS- The drama surrounding reality TV star Phil Robertson's comments about gays and African Americans has yet to die down, even as people leave the daily grind and move into holiday mode. Now, the first black president of the Southern Baptist Convention is adding his comments to the... more »
  • PETA joins fight against 'Duck Dynasty'

    December 20, 2013 10:36 PM

    WEST MONROE- The drama over a Duck Dynasty cast member's interview with lifestyle magazine GQ is getting thick, with People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) deciding Phil Robertson offended them, too. PETA wants the entire show canceled, not just appearances by Robertson. The organization believes the show,... more »
  • Gov. Jindal defends 'Duck Dynasty' star Play Video

    December 19, 2013 9:43 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal released a statement Thursday defending Duck Dynasty star Phil Robertson in the wake of his removal from the show. In the statement, Gov. Jindal says he remembers when television networks believed in the first amendment. He says that he finds some of... more »
  • Trina Edwards defends "The Governor's Wife"

    November 12, 2013 10:33 AM

    BATON ROUGE - The wife of former Governor Edwin Edwards took to social media Tuesday to refute speculation the A&E reality show "The Governor's Wife" had been canceled. Instead of its usual Sunday night slot, the show was moved up almost to midday Sunday and all remaining episodes ran... more »
  • Audience not married to 'Governor's Wife'

    November 11, 2013 10:42 PM

    GONZALES- Things are not so Hollywood-like at the Edwards' upscale home in Ascension Parish these days, especially since dismal ratings forced A&E to move the family's reality TV show. Instead of its usual Sunday night slot, The Governor's Wife was moved up almost nine hours, to midday Sunday. All... more »
  • Is there a campaign to re-elect Edwin Edwards?

    October 29, 2013 10:54 PM

    GONZALES- People are wondering if the former governor who lives here will return to politics. A clip played on public radio Tuesday morning suggests he might be, then sparked debate about how Edwin Edwards could run, and if he could get enough support. Edwards, who is convicted of... more »
  • Edwards' reality show premieres Oct. 27

    September 24, 2013 10:47 PM

    GONZALES- A reality TV show starting former Governor Edwin Edwards, his wife, and their new family finally has a premiere date. A&E released October 27th as the date the show will begin. It's been delayed for months. The show follows Edwards' wife, Trina, as she juggles their marriage... more »
  • Edwin Edwards' reality show premiering soon

    September 22, 2013 12:25 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Trina Edwards, the wife of former Governor Edwin Edwards, announced on Facebook that their new reality show is almost ready to air. Commercials have started appearing for the new A&E show, titled "The Governor's Wife." The series premiere of the new reality show has been pushed... more »
  • Reality series starring Edwin and Trina Edwards delayed

    January 30, 2013 11:50 AM

    BATON ROUGE - A reality TV series starring former governor Edwin Edwards and his new wife has been delayed. "The Governor's Wife" was scheduled to air on A&E Feb. 27. Today Trina Edwards posted on Facebook that the "premier date has officially been pushed back to March 13 because... more »

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