RedBean to Raise the Woof this weekend

Photo provided by Spay Baton Rouge -- RedBean

That’s RedBean, one word, capital B. Kind of a fitting stage name since the 47-year-old comedian has lived in New Orleans — the city where red beans and rice are a Monday menu staple ­— all his life. For his late-night adult shows, he’s Bad Boy RedBean, but Saturday night’s gig in Baton Rouge is a… Continue reading →


Special looks at challenges facing La. veterans

Photo provided by LPB -- Husband and wife veterans Ken and Stella Gibson will share their story of being guided by Natural Resources Conservation Services to develop their 40 acres in Rayville during the viewing party for 'Louisiana Veterans Coming Home' at LPB on Wednesday.

Louisiana and 11 other states have the second-highest percentage of veterans ages 25 and younger. A Louisiana Public Broadcasting special explores the challenges that these post-9/11 and other veterans face upon their return stateside and the resources available to assist them as… Continue reading →