Jan. 22, 2009 11:49 AM
In a story that's making national headlines, a black employee with the Governor's Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness found a small noose ...
Jan. 21, 2009 10:16 AM
With yesterday's inauguration of President Barack Obama, most of us have put the 2008 political campaign season behind us. But a pro-Obama video posted to YouTube in the days leading up the election is still causing a stir here. Last week, ...
Jan. 20, 2009 11:00 PM
A pre-election, pro-Obama video has Louisiana Folk Roots explaining why it isn’t — and can’t be — involved with politics. Last night, Dirk Powell and his wife, Christine Balfa, took the stage at the Blue Moon Saloon for an inauguration party ...
Jan. 20, 2009 09:36 AM
On the Late Show, David Letterman recently bid farewell to the show's segment "Great Moments in Presidential Speeches." ...
Jan. 19, 2009 09:33 AM
The Jan. 2009 edition of Scientific American focuses on evolution, but one article takes a look at creationism in the classroom and uses the Louisiana Science Education Act as its primary focus. It also ...
Jan. 19, 2009 08:10 AM
Today's not only a national holiday honoring the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., as well the eve of a historic presidential inauguration, it's also a national day for service. President-elect Barack Obama has called on all Americans to roll up their sleeves ...
Jan. 16, 2009 11:24 AM
Patti Garner of the Louisiana chapter of Americans United for Separation of Church and State brings up an interesting point about the Louisiana Science Education Act. Now that the restriction ...
Jan. 15, 2009 11:49 AM
When the Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities holds its annual awards banquet to honor Louisiana residents who make outstanding contributions to the humanities, Lafayette will be well-represented. Folklorist ...
Jan. 14, 2009 09:13 AM
It was the middle of Monday night when residents of the Covington Manor mobile home park near Abita Springs woke up to a beer-induced ruckus. The Times-Picayune ...
Jan. 13, 2009 10:35 AM
President George W. Bush gave his final press conference yesterday, and the media was quick to challenge his assertions about his own record. The Associated Press ...

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