STARKVILLE — New Orleans’ Damien Rosser was a step too slow.
Freshman Jayla Alexander led the team with 21 points, including five 3-pointers, but she couldn’t lead the Rebels over the Privateers. Ole Miss (2-1) committed 23 turnovers in the loss.
A ban on “whole home” short-term vacation rentals in residential areas of tourism-dependent New Orleans won unanimous backing Thursday from the City Council.
A driver suspected of killing two people and injuring seven others, most of them on bikes, as large crowds gathered in New Orleans for Mardi Gras told police after the deadly crash, “I have a drinking problem,” according to a police report.
As New Orleans prepares for the height of the Carnival season, the city’s mayor outlined security and infrastructure preparations and said the city is “more than prepared for Mardi Gras 2019.”
Few experiences capture old New Orleans and the Mississippi River quite like a paddlewheel riverboat coming round the muddy bend with its tooting whistle horn, towering smoke stacks and water-churning propeller.
A New Orleans man is behind bars in Oktibbeha County for felony child abuse. Deputies with Oktibbeha County Sheriff’s Office arrested William Harrison Farris, 38,
Black lawmakers in Mississippi are demanding the resignation of a white colleague who said Louisiana leaders should be lynched for removing Confederate monuments.
A Mississippi lawmaker has apologized for saying Louisiana leaders should be lynched for removing Confederate monuments, only after his comment sparked broad condemnation in both states.
Local legislators on both sides of the aisle are criticizing a colleague’s recent Facebook post about the removal of Confederate statues in New Orleans.