Donation, new apprenticeship at Lake Charles tech college

A Houston-based liquefied natural gas company is making a $250,000 to a technical community college in southwest Louisiana
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McNeese beats D-II Mississippi College 80-42

James Harvey and Will Robinson scored 14 points each, and McNeese beat Division II Mississippi College 80-42
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McNeese will not renew Guidry's contract

McNeese State University will not renew the contract of football coach Lance Guidry
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Lake Charles promoting deputy chief to police chief

A Louisiana city has chosen its deputy chief for operations to replace its police chief, who is retiring in January after nearly 20 years
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Louisiana man arrested after 13-year-old struck and killed

A Louisiana man has been arrested after a 13-yea-rold boy was struck and killed as he walked along a road early Thanksgiving morning
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Aryan Circle gang leader, member sentenced in slaying

A leader and a member of a prison-based "whites only" gang have been sentenced for being accessories-after-the-fact to a murder
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Kennedy has 13 points, 15 boards, leads McNeese to 74-60 win

Shamarkus Kennedy was close to a triple-double as he helped McNeese pull away late to beat NAIA-member Mobile 74-60 for its first win of the season on Tuesday n
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Colbert accounts for 2 TDs; Lamar beats McNeese 21-17

Darrel Colbert accounted for two scores, including a 1-yard touchdown run with two minutes left in the game, and Lamar beat McNeese 21-17
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Loyola New Orleans upends McNeese 79-78, spoils home opener

Zach Wrightsil scored 20 points, Myles Burns 16 and each was clutch in the final 71 seconds as NAIA-member Loyola of New Orleans battled past McNeese 79-78, the
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Freshman Dort scores 25; Sun Devils roll past McNeese State

Freshman guard Luguentz Dort scored 25 points, leading Arizona State to an 80-52 victory over McNeese State
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The Latest: La. secretary of state race down to 2 candidates

Louisiana's secretary of state's race will be a two-person face-off between Republican Kyle Ardoin and Democrat Gwen Collins-Greenup in December
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The Latest: Clay Higgins keeps Louisiana's 3rd District seat

Once a political upstart and now an incumbent, Republican U.S. Rep. Clay Higgins is heading back to Washington for a second term in Louisiana's congressional de
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Storm threat spreads up East Coast as South recovers

Forecasters say most of the East Coast was at risk for severe weather Friday as the Gulf Coast recovered from storms blamed for two deaths
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Hurricane-tossed Gulf Coast braces for more rain, wind

Powerful storms are expected to continue Friday through a region still trying to recover from Hurricane Michael
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2 dead as storms fray nerves in hurricane-tossed Gulf Coast

At least two people were dead after powerful storms that blew through the Gulf Coast region Thursday spawning at least 12 confirmed tornadoes
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The Latest: 11 tornadoes counted in Louisiana, Mississippi

At least 11 tornadoes so far have been confirmed so far in Louisiana and Mississippi as part of a storm system that moved across the region Wednesday night and
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Police: Drunk man disrupts South Carolina prayer vigil

Police say a Louisiana man was arrested after he shouted at speakers during a prayer vigil in South Carolina for victims of a synagogue shooting
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Raborn's 3 FGs gives McNeese 23-21 victory over Central Ark.

Gunnar Raborn booted his third field goal of the evening in the final quarter to give McNeese a 23-21 victory over Central Arkansas on Saturday night to claim t
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Hospital locked down over gun report, but no gun was found

A Louisiana hospital was put on lockdown and a man who went there to visit his daughter was confronted by a SWAT team in what police later called a case of mist
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Sheriff: Man found with wife's body in trunk, kids in car

Authorities say a soldier based in Louisiana was arrested in a car with his wife body in the trunk, his girlfriend driving and her two toddlers in the car
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McNeese holds off Stephen F. Austin for 17-10 win

James Tabary passed for one score and David Hamm ran for another as McNeese held off Stephen F. Austin 17-10 Saturday night to remain unbeaten in Southland Conf
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Anthony looking to make basketball fun again in Houston

All indications are that Carmelo Anthony will be OK with coming off the bench for the Houston Rockets _ but he's not talking about it
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Rockets hope Paul can escape bad luck and help team to title

The Rockets may have been a "hamstring" away from Western Conference title last season - the injury to Chris Paul, whose career at times seems cursed.
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63 pounds of cocaine found in Louisiana traffic stop

Authorities in Louisiana say a weekend traffic stop resulted in the confiscation of about 63 pounds (28.58 kilograms) of cocaine
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