A gallery of images of the ongoing International Grand Isle Tarpon Rodeo, held each year in Grand Isle Louisiana. The International Grand Isle Tarpon Rodeo is the oldest fishing tournament in the country.
BREC and the Scotlandville Hornet Alumni Association paired up for a day of family entertainment featuring performances by local artists, giant water inflatables, crafts and information vendors at Anna T. Jordan Community Park Saturday.
The three-day event was held in the Cajundome and Convention Center in Lafayette.
Sanctioned by the Eastern U.S. Pipe Band Association and sponsored by the Caledonian Society of Baton Rouge, the Fourth Annual Red Stick Regional Piping and Drumming Competition was held at the First Presbyterian Church Saturday.
Photos of the New Orleans Saints practicing at The Greenbrier in West Virginia Saturday.
The second day of the rodeo started free of the storms that plagued Thursday’s first day, and the more than 1,000 anglers responded with catches to fill the rodeo’s leaderboard.
Photos of the New Orleans Saints practicing at The Greenbrier in West Virginia.
GRAND ISLE – The 2014 International Grand Isle Tarpon Rodeo is underway and despite heavy squalls that swept the island and surrounding waters throughout the day on Thursday, there were entries in all but seven of 29 categories.
Iconic band The Doobie Brothers performed a concert at Champions Square in New Orleans on Sunday.
New Orleans' storied Fauburg Marigny has emerged in recent years as a center of creativity.
Art Melt strives to promote professional artists throughout the state of Louisiana while providing an opportunity for the public to experience the best of local fine art, music, performing arts, and culinary creation.
Lafayette’s Acadian Village will be more than 100 vendors, including 30 different hot sauce makers, nine bloody mary mix makers, and arts and crafts makers.
The University of Louisiana at Lafayette campus reacted to the threat of a bomb.
A Malaysia Airlines flight traveling from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur over Ukrainian airspace has exploded and suspected of being shot down.
Mourners gather at Mt. Calvary Baptist Chuch to pay final respects to Talaija Dorsey in St. James Parish. Twelve year-old Talaija was reported missing on July 1 and her body was found on July 6 in near a sugar cane field.
French costumed characters, a French vintage car and a brass band clear the way for the racers, who started from Washington Artillery Park and ended on Ursulines Avenue.
BREC and the Walls Project is teamed up for a beautification project in Gayosa Park. The groups paired up to do a mural reflecting the community, similar to one done previously at Conventions St. Park.
The East Baton Rouge Library’s new 3-D printers can create almost anything you can dream up.
The first day of the Manning Passing Academy begun on Friday. The Manning Family (Archie, Cooper Peyton and Eli) provided a camp at Nicholls State that teaches the fundementals of the quarterback position.
A balloon release was held in the parking lot of Lutcher Town Hall in memory of Talaija Dorsey, the 12-year-old who disappeared on July 1 and whose body was found on Sunday. A community prayer and candlelight vigil were held across the river in Vacherie after the release,
One year after Baton Rouge began funding a modest program to bus homeless people back to their families — most to cities in other states — funding has been doubled to $10,000 and homeless advocates are calling the program a success.