The Krewe of Diversion will have its 23rd annual Mardi Gras Boat Parade on Saturday, Feb. 18, at 12 p.m.
What a milestone! Garry Lewis Properties in conjunction with Treads and Care Tire and Team Toyota proudly present Grand Country Junction’s 10-year Anniversary Show featuring the return of Glynn Fendlason, Duane Black, Ron Galbo and Greg Sullivan as the Junction Boys Quartet.
Members of the Suburban Reviewers Book Club recently toured the Louisiana State Archives, a treasure trove of Louisiana art, documents and books, beginning with an entertaining introduction to the building from its top official.
LOHS Talented Theater Troupe traveled back in time on Nov. 17 in a production of student-directed scene, which included scenes from classics such as “The Great Gatsby,” “Into the Woods,” “Who’s on First.”
Natchitoches – Since its opening in 1983, the Louisiana School for Math, Science, and the Arts has offered students a wide variety of visual arts opportunities.
BATON ROUGE — Smooth jazz and unique Girl Scout cookie-inspired dishes will fill the air for Girl Scouts Louisiana East’s “Cookies & Cocktails” gala set for Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017, at club XLIV in New Orleans.
Port Allen - The “Walter Anderson’s Fairy Tales” exhibition, which features original drawings, block prints, and ceramic works by the famed southern artist, will be on display at the West Baton Rouge Museum through Jan. 29, 2017.
For nearly five months following the Great Flood, the Arts Council of Livingston Parish building downtown was transformed primarily into the disaster offices of the Small Business Administration, but 2017 is a new beginning for the group.
Roberts United Methodist Church holds a special place in history as the oldest church in Denham Springs and the first for African Americans in Denham Springs.
Natchitoches –Members of the mixed ensemble and chorale at the Louisiana School for Math, Science, and the Arts presented a holiday concert Sunday, Dec. 4, and Monday, Dec. 5, in the recital hall of the Center for Performance and Technology.
Baton Rouge - Manship Theatre and Playmakers of Baton Rouge will celebrate the 10th anniversary of “A Christmas Carol the Musical” with a special two-night concert event in December.
Jim and James Linden Hogg will perform in concert during a Rural Life Christmas, which is scheduled for Sunday, Dec. 4, from 11 a.m. - 6:30 p.m., at the LSU Rural Life Museum on Essen Lane in Baton Rouge. The Hoggs will also perform during the Creole Christmas & Holiday Fair, scheduled f…
Port Allen - The West Baton Rouge Museum will hold its annual Holiday Open House on Sunday, Dec. 4, from 2–5 p.m., complete with live performances, refreshments, ornament making, and more.
A musical tribute dedicated to the memory of the late George Perkins will put the spotlight on nine talented gospel groups Saturday night at the L.M. Lockhart Community Center at 290 Martin Luther King Dr. in Denham Springs.
Natchitoches, LA – The Department of Creative and Performing Arts at the Louisiana School for Math, Science, and the Arts presented “Rhinoceros” Nov. 10-13 in the Black Box located in the Center for Performance and Technology.
DENHAM SPRINGS – Students at Lewis Vincent Elementary enjoyed a famous guest on their campus last week.
The Livingston Parish Children’s Choir adds its contribution to the parish’s holiday festivities with its annual Christmas Concert, set for 7 p.m. at the Live Oak United Methodist Church in Watson.
On Nov. 19, Garry Lewis Properties in conjunction with Treads and Care Tire and Team Toyota proudly present Grand Country Junction’s Grand Ole Opry Show with Danny Harrell and the Nashville Edition Band backing up the Junction cast as they present some of your favorite songs by your beloved …
The Camp Moore Historical Association announces its annual Civil War Living History Encampment and Reenactment, which will be held on Saturday, Nov. 19, and Sunday, Nov. 20, 2016.
He looks like an ordinary 9-year-old boy but Ian Belgard of Denham Springs is already a show business veteran with credits alongside actors like Will Ferrell, Mary Steenburger, Mark Wahlberg and Jessica Biel.
Port Allen - “...we had averted our eyes for far too long, turning away from the ugly reality facing us as a nation. Let the world see what I’ve seen.” - Mamie Till Bradley
On Oct. 28, Live Oak Middle students were treated to a visit from Tamara Ellis Smith, author of “Another Kind of Hurricane,” as part of their “Washed in the Flood Unit.”
During Springfield Elementary School’s Red Ribbon Week Drug Free Rally, students and teachers competed in a dance off competition. The winners were teachers Erin Brettel and Paula Leblanc and students Madison Winder (Pre-K), Jayden George (Kindergarten), Ally Puissegur and Zane Jones (1st gr…
DENHAM SPRINGS – Cullen Boudreaux moved to Baton Rouge with her husband in June not knowing they would encounter civil unrest, violent shootings and a devastating flood in their first two months of relocating.
Members of the Denham Springs-Walker Writer’s Circle were treated to readings and advice from author and poet Alison Pelegrin last Thursday.
The Historic Carter House Society, Inc. (HCHS), is holding a Silent Auction Fundraiser on Saturday, Nov. 12, 2016, from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Carter House, located at 30325 Carter Cemetery Road in Springfield.
Local author Rannah Gray spoke during the Livingston Parish Retired Teachers meeting on Oct. 10 about her book “Familiar Evil,” the story of television personality Scott Rogers that revealed his dark side as a child predator. Gray is pictured at left at a previous event.
Baton Rouge Ballet Theatre’s 2016-2017 performance season kicks off on Sunday, Oct. 30, at 7 p.m. at the River Center Theatre with a special one-night only performance by Buffalo-based dance troupe LehrerDance.
Repairing a building damaged by floodwater would normally be an ordinary process but the restoration of La Carreta of Denham Springs was anything but ordinary – it was pure art.
Natchitoches – Several students from the Louisiana School for Math, Science, and the Arts tried out for various district and state honor bands and choirs during the Louisiana Music Educators Association District 2 auditions held Saturday, Sept. 17.
Lafayette - Festival International de Louisiane is proud to announce the third annual La Fête du Festival, presented by Home Bank, to be held on Friday, Nov. 11, 2016, from 7 p.m. – 10 p.m. at Warehouse 535, located at 535 Garfield St, in the Freetown neighborhood.
New Orleans — Camp songs, badges, and s’mores are what fill the memories of many Girl Scout alumnae. Whether first involved in Girl Scouts as a girl or as a volunteer, adult Girl Scouts are part of a 59-million-strong network of Girl Scout alumnae with success stories to tell and memories to share.
Natchitoches – In a small town where everyone except the hero begins turning into rhinoceroses, will the hero succumb as well? Will he find love in a world overtaken by horned pachyderms?
Livingston Parish author William J. Smith Jr. was selected as a Featured Author for the 2016 Louisiana Book Festival, scheduled for Oct. 29 at the Louisiana Center for the Book at the State Library in Baton Rouge.