Study examines Amtrak service from La. to Miss.
A 12-month study is finally underway to examine the feasibility of re-establishing Amtrak Passenger Rail Service from Shreveport-Bossier City to Vicksburg, Mississippi.
Southern, Alabama State favorites in SWAC
Alabama State was picked for the third straight year to win the East by coaches, sports information directors and media members Friday at SWAC media day.
Southern in the spotlight at SWAC media day
Advocate staff photo by RICHARD ALAN HANNON -- Southern University Jaguars players are congratulated by fans following their 34-27 win over the Jackson State Tigers during the SWAC Championship on Saturday in Reliant Stadium in Houston, Texas.
The Town Talk
Louisiana theaters to show anti-Common Core event
BATON ROUGE -- On July 22, the anti-Common Core movement is coming to a theater near you -- unless you live in Alexandria.