Sunday, September 25, 2016
Sunday, September 25, 2016

Former Baton Rougean Debbie "Hollywood" May Lihou, my correspondent in Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia, tells about the loyalty of her son Hunter:

Built in 1846 in downtown Baton Rouge, the Powers-Greves-Peres-George-Melanson house is a trip back in time. Once used as a Civil War hospital for Union soldiers in the Battle of Baton Rouge, the home today is thoughtfully and carefully restored, …

Saturday, September 24, 2016

Belles and BigWigs, stars and jazz topped last week's party agenda here in the Capital City, a sure sign that things are getting a little better. Still, every time you see someone for the first time, you have to ask, "Did you flood?" — a reminder …

Saturday, September 24, 2016
Saturday, September 24, 2016

HAMMOND – Southeastern Louisiana University’s Columbia Theatre for the Performing Arts, 220 E. Thomas St., offers everything from live music to dance to theater in its 2016-17 season. 

Saturday, September 24, 2016
Friday, September 23, 2016

Editor's note: When The Advocate put out the call for heroes of the Cajun Navy, more than 175 of you responded with stories of unbelievable bravery. In addition to praise for courageous first responders, there were many, many stories of uncommon v…

Deciding to remake "The Magnificent Seven" with a fresh batch of movie stars is certainly no sin. John Sturges' 1960 tome, itself a remake of Akira Kurosawa's classic "Seven Samurai," is a fun confection of star power and charismatic bravado, sure…

Thursday, September 22, 2016
Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Editor's note: When The Advocate put out the call for heroes of the Cajun Navy, more than 175 of you responded with stories of unbelievable bravery. In addition to praise for courageous first responders, there were many, many stories of uncommon v…