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  • Youth performing well for LSU football Play Video

    September 8, 2014 11:45 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The LSU football team played 16 freshmen against Sam Houston State, a record under Les Miles' tenure, and it appears there's no turning back from the Tigers' youth movement this season. Four freshmen scored touchdowns against the Bearkats and while Les Miles called it a "productive... more »
  • Central Freshman Academy construction to begin soon Play Video

    May 20, 2014 5:46 PM

    CENTRAL- A battle between two contractors to build the Central Freshman Academy will end quietly this week as the two companies agreed to binding arbitration. Buquet & Leblanc won the initial low bid for the estimated $5.2 million dollar construction, but Cangelosi Ward argued their slightly higher bid should... more »
  • LSU freshmen could be guaranteed football tickets Play Video

    March 20, 2013 6:43 PM

    BATON ROUGE - One lawmaker wants to grant all incoming LSU freshmen season football tickets. Rep. Terry Brown of Colfax submitted House Bill 144 Tuesday. The legislation "requires the LSU Board of Supervisors to allocate to each first-time entering freshman enrolled at LSU-Baton Rouge on a full-time basis at... more »
  • Two LSU freshmen named Freshman ALL-SEC

    December 6, 2012 3:53 PM

    BATON ROUGE - LSU offensive lineman Vadal Alexander and cornerback Jalen Collins were each named to the Freshman All-SEC Team as voted on by the league's coaches, the SEC office announced Thursday. Alexander has played in all 12 games with eight starts at right tackle for the Tigers. He... more »
  • "Greek" ban at ivy league university

    May 1, 2012 4:27 PM

    PRINCETON - Princeton University says any freshman who joins, rushes, or pledges a fraternity or sorority starting this fall will face suspension. The Ivy League school also says any students who solicit the participation of freshmen in Greek organizations will face the same punishment. Princeton had announced last year it... more »
  • LSU students help spruce up EBR schools

    August 21, 2010 10:25 AM

    Hundreds of LSU students, faculty and staff members are working to spruce up 16 public schools in East Baton Rouge Parish. Community Bound is an annual day of service to public schools sponsored by several Louisiana State University organizations, including Volunteer LSU. Chancellor Martin will lead one group... more »
  • Centenary board considers phasing out 22 majors

    February 11, 2010 5:10 AM

    As part of a major restructuring effort at Centenary College, President B. David Rowe will recommend to the Board of Trustees that half of the college's 44 majors be phased out over the next few years. Accounting, elementary and secondary education and music performance are among the affected majors that... more »
  • LSU enrollment down

    September 17, 2009 6:12 AM

    LSU's fall enrollment has dipped below 28,000 students for the first time in 12 years. Despite LSU's freshman applications increasing by 50 percent this decade, the overall enrollment is continuing a slow decline since LSU peaked at more than 31,500 students just five years ago. At LSU's main campus, the... more »

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    October 1, 2014

    NORWOOD - Highway 67 south of the state line was closed Wednesday evening as State Police worked a crash involving two 18-wheelers. Authorities said... more »
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    October 1, 2014

    DETROIT, MICHIGAN- A new version of the classic Chevy Corvette can go from zero to 60 miles per hour in under three-seconds. General Motors says... more »
  • Singing road in New Mexico
    Singing road in New Mexico

    October 1, 2014

    TIJERAS, NEW MEXICO- Transportation leaders in New Mexico hope a new "singing road" will slow speeders along historic Route 66. It'll be built between Albuquerque... more »
  • Timothy Vessel forced into recall election

    October 1, 2014

    GONZALES - Councilman Timothy Vessel will be forced to defend his job after 2,188 voters signed a petition demanding he leave office. Vessel is... more »
  • PSC OKs refunds for some Entergy customers
    PSC OKs refunds for some Entergy customers

    October 1, 2014

    NEW ORLEANS - The Louisiana Public Service Commission has approved a one-time refund for customers of Entergy Louisiana and Entergy Gulf States Louisiana. The commission... more »