New coach Kim Mulkey takes the reins during LSU women's basketball preseason practice Thursday Oct. 21, 2021, in Baton Rouge, La.
Media members got a sneak peek at the new Ochsner Pediatric Super-Clinic inside Ochsner Medical Complex-- The Grove in Baton Rouge, Thursday, Oct. 21, 2021. It's scheduled to open on Nov. 11.
The first of two weekends of the annual 'Boo at the Zoo' Halloween event at BREC's Baton Rouge Zoo kicked off Saturday, Oct. 16, 2021. The event, presented by Hancock Whitney, continues next weekend, with gates open for entrance 9:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.…
The Advocate staff look back through the past five years of Ed Orgeron at the helm of the LSU Tigers' football program in Baton Rouge, La.
Law enforcement and other first responders were joined by members of the public lining Jefferson Highway, Airline Highway and Siegen Lane, as the procession for fallen Louisiana State Police Master Trooper Adam Gaubert moved from Resthaven Funeral…
The Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge's "Members Only" exhibit runs through Oct. 20 in the Shell Gallery at the Cary Saurage Community Arts Center, 233 St. Ferdinand St.
About 70 members of 'Task Force Ramrod' of the Louisiana Army National Guard (LAARNG), formed mostly from members of the Baton Rouge-headquartered 769th Brigade Engineer Battalion, arrived home Friday, Oct. 8, 2021, greeted at the BTR Jet Center a…
Today's featured games are Lutcher versus St. James, one of the oldest rivalries in the River Parishes, and Central facing Denham Springs on Friday, Oct. 8, 2021.
Baton Rouge General (BRG) has kicked off its annual “Protect Your Pumpkins” movement as part of the hospital’s breast cancer awareness campaign promoting annual mammograms for women 40 and over. At the heart of the campaign is 7,500 pink pumpkins …
Our Lady of the Lake's staff honors St. Francis of Assisi, the patron saint of animals, by the blessing animals of all kinds at its annual "Blessing of the Pets" event on Sunday, October 3, 2021.
Volunteers turned out in large numbers, and community members flocked to a a plate lunch and bake sale fundraiser to help defray medical and funeral expenses for Lucy Boley, the popular, longtime Livonia High School English teacher who recently di…
Featured games of the week are Woodlawn facing Zachary and Scotlandville host De La Salle on Friday, Oct. 1, 2021.
Volunteers added color to a mural commemorating firefighters’ heroic response to the 9/11 terrorist attacks, on the side of Baton Rouge Fire Dept. Station 11 on Highland Road near LSU, Saturday, September 25, 2021.
Gold Star families and others gathered for a ceremony in Louisiana Veterans Memorial Park in Baton Rouge, Friday, Sept. 24, 2021. Each year in late September, ceremonies are held in the U.S. to remember the sacrifices made by its Gold Star mother…
Featured games of the week are Catholic takes on New Orleans power Warren Easton and Plaquemine faces off with Istrouma Friday, Sept. 24, 2021
Southern University gave McNeese State all it could handle in the first half, with the Jaguars leading the Cowboys 21-10 at the break. But McNeese rallied in the second half under quarterback Cody Orgeron, who lead his team to a 31-24 victory on S…
After a three year hiatus, members of the LSU Greek community are back on the Parade Grounds to tailgate for LSU football games, seen Saturday, September 18, 2021, in Baton Rouge, La.
Dutchtown takes on Covington and East Iberville batting Liberty are the featured games Friday, September 17, 2021.
After nearly a month of hospitalization and rehab, Baton Rouge Police Department Sgt. Jason Martin, who was struck by a drunk driver while working a separate wreck on the interstate, went home today.
The University High Cubs travel across town to Dunham Stadium to compete against the Dunham Tigers Thursday night, September 16, 2021, in Baton Rouge, La.
Southern University overcame a first half deficit to roar back for a 41-24 win over Miles College, for the first win as a Jaguar for new head coach Jason Rollins, Saturday, Sept. 11, 2021 at A.W. Mumford Stadium.
The Hornets defeated the Spartans 39-20 as East Ascension hosts Scotlandville at Griffin Field, Thursday, September 9, 2021, at Dutchtown High in Dutchtown, La.
LSU travels to Pasadena, Cali. to take on the UCLA Bruins, Saturday, September 4, 2021, at The Rose Bowl. UCLA defeated LSU 38-27 in the Tigers' season opener.
LSU fans visit Venice Beach in Los Angeles Friday afternoon, September 3, 2021, ahead of the Tigers' highly anticipated matchup with UCLA at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, Cali.
Gov. John Bel Edwards, Lt. Gov. Billy Nungesser and Major General Keith Waddell, Adjutant General for the Louisiana National Guard, did an aerial assessment St. Bernard, Plaquemines and Tangipahoa Parishes meeting with parish leaders about Hurrica…
The Advocate takes a look at the industrial area of Port Fourchon, the Pointe Fourchon camps, as well as Golden Meadow and Galliano, Wednesday, Sept. 1, 2021, after Hurricane Ida swept through the area on Sunday.
Drivers wait in long lines to get gas while power crews work to restore power in Ascension Parish as recovery begins in the aftermath of Hurricane Ida on Wednesday, September 1, 2021.
Hurricane Ida swept through St. Helena Parish on Sunday night. The aftermath of the powerful storm was seen throughout the Pine Grove and Greensburg, La., on Tuesday, August 31st.
Governor John Bel Edwards tours Hurricane Ida damage Tuesday, August 31, 2021, after the storm made landfall Sunday near Port Fourchon.
Looking at community of Golden Meadow in Lafourche Parish on Tuesday, August 31, 2021, little remained unscathed after Hurricane Ida blew through Sunday. Houses and camps had roofs torn off, most mobile homes or travel trailers were turned on thei…
Traveling from Plaquemine through Donaldsonville to Houma and Thibodaux, see the effects of Hurricane Ida and some of the people affected, Monday, August 30, 2021, the day after the storm moved through.