Entertainment

Documentary capturing impact of music in prison to be screened at BRCC

Music's value and impact on the prison community are revealed in the documentary film "Songs of Souls," that will be screened at Baton Rouge Community College (BRCC) on Thursday, June 13, at 6:00 p.m.

RESCHEDULED: Father's Day Blues Extravaganza moved to July

The Father’s Day Blues Extravaganza starring Maze Featuring Frankie Beverly originally scheduled for June 14 at the Baton Rouge River Center has been rescheduled to July 12 at 8:00 p.m. at the same location.

2013 'Free Fishing Weekend' in Louisiana set for June 8-9

The Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission and the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries have announced that June 8 and 9 will be “Free Fishing Weekend” for Louisiana citizens and visitors.

Mandeville man wins final I LOVE MY SAINTS second-chance drawing

Lifelong Saints fan Michael Bicknell said he never expected to win a Lottery drawing, especially since his wife Jennifer was the one who submitted the nonwinning I LOVE MY SAINTS scratch-off ticket that was selected from among approximately 30,

'Idol' alums Diana DeGarmo, Ace Young marry

After a year-long engagement, former "American Idol" contestants Ace Young and Diana DeGarmo are now man and wife. The couple tied the knot on Saturday evening in Los Angeles, according to People magazine.

Actress Jean Stapleton, who starred as Edith Bunker on 'All in the Family,' dies

Actress Jean Stapleton, best known for her role as Archie Bunker's wife in the groundbreaking 1970s sitcom "All in the Family," has died, her son said Saturday. She was 90 years old.

LSU area businesses wait for big baseball crowds

LSU area businesses are about to get bombarded by baseball fans, and managers say it's a good thing.

New Orleans ticket is fifteenth Louisiana Powerball jackpot win

A ticket sold in New Orleans will share the $50 million Powerball jackpot from the May 25 drawing with two other tickets sold in Florida and Delaware, marking the 15th time the Powerball jackpot has been hit in Louisiana since the Louisiana Lot

Rare Apple 1 computer sold for $671,000

A rare working model of the Apple 1, the tech giant's first desktop computer, sold for more than $671,000 over the weekend at an auction in Germany.

McCartney leaves guitar pick at Elvis' grave

Paul McCartney gives the best gifts. When the former Beatle visited Graceland, the mansion once occupied by the late Elvis Presley, on Sunday, he reportedly left a personalized guitar pick at Presley's grave.