Entertainment

Lottery drawings produce $6.9M in winnings in August, scratch-off winners claim $9.6M

From remodeling a kitchen to “putting the money in the bank and waiting for the grandkids to call,” Louisiana Lottery players had big plans for the more than $6.9 million in prizes won during drawings held in August.

Park(ing) Day creates green spaces in downtown Baton Rouge

In an effort to bring more green spaces, downtown Baton Rouge is celebrating a national movement called Park(ing) Day.

One-eyed kitten Sir Stuffington is Internet's most popular pirate

He may not be pillaging and plundering his way 'cross the seven seas, but Sir Stuffington the kitten has become the Internet's most popular pirate.

BREC’s Independence Park Theatre offers acting classes

BREC’s Independence Park Theatre is opening its doors for aspiring actors or actresses looking to get into the acting and film industry.

HLN News anchor Robin Meade stops in Baton Rouge to examine LSU/Auburn rivalry

The Tigers got a little help kicking off SEC play from headline news star Robin Meade.

Man builds $141.33 'McEverything' dream sandwich

Craving McDonald’s and willing to spend $141.33? A McEverything it is -- and a Diet Coke to wash it all down.

Gold iPhone 5s sold out til October

When it comes to new iPhones, bling is the thing. Early buyers of the iPhone 5S, which went on sale Friday morning, appear to be overwhelmingly choosing choosing the gold-colored model over the two other color options.

Lottery player celebrates birthday and wins second-chance Saints Game-Day experience

As a birthday tradition, Herman Hamilton of Franklin said he always gifts himself with $20 worth of Louisiana Lottery scratch-offs.

BREC to begin serving, selling alcohol at select facilities

After months of inspections, public notice and staff trainings, citizens are finally able to receive immediate approval to serve and sell alcohol during facility rentals at select BREC facilities.

Twerking illegal in Louisiana? Nope, you’ve been fooled

A city in Louisiana is making twerking illegal? Nope. You’ve been fooled.