Why is it that a comediene has the courage to say what none of our politicians will say? Good question. Also today, Jay Ducote's still in the running and the Advocate can't seem to find a news story ...

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After three years of cranking out prototypical IND investigative journalism, staff writer Patrick Flanagan moves on to his next adventure ...
Given the treacherous tax votes that state lawmakers took during this year’s regular session, many now find themselves on the defensive as the fall election season kicks into high gear ...
Polls consistently show most voters know little about Common Core, which is a comprehensive set of student learning standards in English and mathematics for kindergarten through 12th grade ...
He’s stepped down as publisher of the state newspaper he owns ­— fueling speculation he’s running for office ...
Former Knight Oil Tools CEO's latest quick entrance and exit from the parish jail has some in the legal community scratching their heads ...
Longtime oilman and UL alum will preside over Oct. 27-29 show ...