I'm just an average man with an average life. Oh, wait. That's already been used in a song. Anyway, I'm a Lafayette native, graduate of Beau Chêne High School and Princeton University, and a lifelong (mostly suffering) New Orleans Saints fan. Growing up, I wanted to be the world heavyweight champion. I've at least attained heavyweight status. I've been told that if I were a wrestler, I'd be called the "Hot Mess Express."
Kenny Rogers Dies at 81
A representative tells the Associated Press that Rogers died of natural causes.
Report: Young Drinkers Down Wine Prices
Good news for those of you who like to drink an occasional glass of wine.
Cinema on the Bayou Begins Tonight
If you're a movie buff, you're in luck.
Father: Joe Burrow up for Challenge In Cincinnati
It looks like Joe Burrow won't pull a John Elway or an Eli Manning and refuse to play for the team that drafts him first overall.
Report: Networks Courting Drew Brees to Be Commentator
Drew Brees hasn't yet said if he's retiring or returning to play for the New Orleans Saints next season, but that's not stopping potential future employers from reaching out to the quarterback.
Update: “Popeye’s” Not The Only Bad Answer Given By “Family Feud” Contestant
"Name something you can see in the sky on a clear night." The answer: . . . Well, I'll let you watch for yourself.
State Education Superintendent Resigns
Governor John Bel Edwards will begin his second term searching for a new leader for the state's education policy.
President Trump Addresses Nation on Iran Situation
Watch the press conference live here.
Be Mindful Of Veterans When Popping Fireworks This New Year
According to the Marine Corps Community Services, unexpected fireworks blasts could trigger veterans living with PTSD.
UPS Driver Helps Keep Christmas Magic Alive
A family in Westchester County, New York, wants to make sure the world knows what their delivery man did--and how grateful they are for his actions.
Acadiana Native Explains Cajun Christmas To Oklahomans
An old friend of ours summed up why Louisiana Christmases are better than celebrations elsewhere.
Revisiting David Letterman’s Christmas Traditions: Jay Thomas, Darlene Love, and Meatballs
When David Letterman left television, one of the greatest annual Christmas traditions went with him.